a tree whose leaves fall in the winter
A tree which loses all its leaves at some time during the year. These are primarily hardwoods such as oak, hickory, ash, sweetgum, but magnolia and American holly are evergreen hardwoods.
A tree that loses its leaves or needles during the fall and winter.
A tree that loses its leaves at the end of the growing season â€” typically in the fall â€” often showing great color while doing so.
Trees with flat leaves which are shed.
A tree that sheds its leaves annually.
One that sheds all its leaves in winter.