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The mother trees are somewhere else, and the seeds have been brought in by birds (mulberries, hackberries) or the wind (cottonwoods, willows and box elders).
Five types that come up commonly in the beds at our house are cottonwoods, willows, hackberries, mulberries and box elders.
Maple and box elder are the worst offenders at present.
The park is populated by tulip poplars, American beech, oaks, white pine, sycamores, box elders, and red maples, among other species.
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