Identification keys and illustrations

By Jan De Langhe, dendrologist at Ghent University Botanical Garden, in collaboration with Arboretum Wespelaar.

This page will help you identify selected woody plants in cultivation in Western Europe.

  1. Identification keys
  2. List of illustrated taxa (*)
  3. Database of illustrations (*)
  4. Acknowledgements

(* images for non-commercial use, and with mentioning © Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden & Arboretum Wespelaar. Prior permission is required via

High resolution images identification keys