tree leaf

Asked October 26, 2015, 9:21 AM EDT

Hi , In my neighbors yard he has a tree, approximately 35-40 feet tall, that shed it's leaves after the last freeze, The leaves are fan shaped and i have looked at all the North East leaf web sites and i have had no luck in identifying it. Please help. Thank you A. Traettino aatraettinojr@aol.com

Wyoming County Pennsylvania

1 Response

This leaf is from a ginko biloba tree.

https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu/plants/all/ginkgo-biloba/

This tree has wonderful fall colors and can be found throughout North America. We have a number of these trees here on the Penn State University Park campus.