Pick Your Trees

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  Ash-Autumn Purple
Scientific Name: fraxinus americana
Mature Height: 50-70 ft
Mature Spread: 30-50 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Purple
Description: Spectactular fall color
Ash-Autumn Purple
  Aspen-Quaking
Scientific Name: populus tremuloides
Mature Height: 40-50 ft
Mature Spread: 20-30 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Not Showy
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Fast growing and very hardy
Aspen-Quaking
  Aspen-Swedish
Scientific Name: populus tremula 'erecta'
Mature Height: 30-36 ft
Mature Spread: 3-5 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Not Showy
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange-Yellow
Description: Suited for small yards as a small screen or vertical accent
Aspen-Swedish
  Beech-Tri Color
Scientific Name: fagus sylvatica 'tri color'
Mature Height: 24-40 ft
Mature Spread: 30 ft
Growth Rate: Slow to Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: Green/pink/ white
Foliage Color: N/A
Fall Color: Copper
Description: Plant tri color beech in part shade-young trees are able to tolerate full shade
Beech-Tri Color
  Birch-River
Scientific Name: betula nigra
Mature Height: 60-70 ft
Mature Spread: 40-60 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Green to Yellow
Description: Displays a light reddish-brown cinnamon bark that peels and flakes
Birch-River
  Cedar-Blue Atlas
Scientific Name: cedrus atlantica 'glauca'
Mature Height: 60-100 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Green
Description:
Cedar-Blue Atlas
  Cedar-Weeping Blue Atlas
Scientific Name: cedrus atlantica 'glauca pendula'
Mature Height: 15-20 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Green
Description: Drooping, twisted branches
Cedar-Weeping Blue Atlas
  Cherry-Double Weeping
Scientific Name: prunus subhirtella 'pendula plena rosea'
Mature Height: 20-30 ft
Mature Spread: 20-30 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Pink
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Green
Description: Particularly striking when set against a dark evergreen background
Cherry-Double Weeping
  Cherry-Kwanzan Flowering
Scientific Name: prunus serrulata 'kwanzan'
Mature Height: 15-25 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Pink
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Bronze to Reddish
Description: A beautiful, ornamental flowering tree
Cherry-Kwanzan Flowering
  Cherry-Snow Fountain Weeping
Scientific Name: prunus pendula 'snow fountain'
Mature Height: 10-15 ft
Mature Spread: 6-8 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange
Description: Beautiful, cascading white blooms
Cherry-Snow Fountain Weeping
  Chokecherry-Canada Red
Scientific Name: prunus virginiana 'canada red'
Mature Height: 15-30 ft
Mature Spread: 10-15 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Purplish
Fall Color: Orange and Red
Description: Beautiful purple foilage will add color to any landscape
Chokecherry-Canada Red
  Crabapple-Brandywine
Scientific Name: malus 'brandywine'
Mature Height: 20 ft
Mature Spread: 20 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Rose Red
Foliage Color: Purple
Fall Color: Maroon
Description: A rounded to vase shape tree
Crabapple-Brandywine
  Crabapple-Indian Magic
Scientific Name: malus 'indian magic'
Mature Height: 15 ft
Mature Spread: 15 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Rose Pink
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Reddish-Orange
Description: Ornamental Tree
Crabapple-Indian Magic
  Crabapple-Prairiefire
Scientific Name: malus 'prairiefire'
Mature Height: 15-20 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Pinkish-Red
Foliage Color: Purple then turns to Green
Fall Color: Purple
Description: Provides beautiful colors throughout the year
Crabapple-Prairiefire
  Crabapple-Sargent Tina
Scientific Name: malus 'tina'
Mature Height: 6-8 ft
Mature Spread: 10-12 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: A great patio tree as it can fit in the smallest areas but is outstanding planted in groupings
Crabapple-Sargent Tina
  Honeylocust-Shademaster
Scientific Name: gleditsia triacanthos f. inermis 'shademaster'
Mature Height: 45 ft
Mature Spread: 35 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: Greenish-Yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Excellent street tree
Honeylocust-Shademaster
  Honeylocust-Skyline
Scientific Name: gleditsia triacanthos f. inermis 'skyline'
Mature Height: 45-55 ft
Mature Spread: 30-35 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Dark Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Upright, pyramidal form with ascending branches
Honeylocust-Skyline
  Hornbeam-Columnar
Scientific Name: carpinus betulus 'frans fontaine'
Mature Height: 20-25 ft
Mature Spread: 5-8 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Grows in a pyramid shape
Hornbeam-Columnar
  Juniper-Rocky Mountain
Scientific Name: juniperus scopulorum 'rocky mountain'
Mature Height: 20-50 ft
Mature Spread: 12 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Yellow
Foliage Color: Gray-Green
Fall Color: Green
Description: A small to medium tree
Juniper-Rocky Mountain
  Juniper-Skyrocket
Scientific Name: juniperus scopulorum 'skyrocket'
Mature Height: 15 ft
Mature Spread: 2-3 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Blue-Green
Fall Color: Blue-Green
Description: Ideal for spaces where a wide tree base is not wanted
Juniper-Skyrocket
  Linden-Greenspire
Scientific Name: tilia cordata 'greenspire'
Mature Height: 40-50 ft
Mature Spread: 35-45 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: Pale Yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Forms a symmetrical pyramid
Linden-Greenspire
  Maple-Amur
Scientific Name: acer ginnala
Mature Height: 15-20 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Excellent low growing tree for small yards and other small scale landscapes
Maple-Amur
  Maple-Armstrong Red
Scientific Name: acer rubrum 'armstrong'
Mature Height: 45 ft
Mature Spread: 15 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: Red
Foliage Color: Light Green
Fall Color: Yellow-Orange
Description: Narrow growing
Maple-Armstrong Red
  Maple-Autumn Blaze
Scientific Name: acer freemanii 'geffers red'
Mature Height: 40-60 ft
Mature Spread: 40-60 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Small Red
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Brilliant red fall color
Maple-Autumn Blaze
  Maple-Bloodgood Japanese
Scientific Name: acer palmatum 'bloodgood'
Mature Height: 15 ft
Mature Spread: 15-25 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Shade
Flower Color: Red
Foliage Color: Purple or Red
Fall Color: Red
Description: Tends to leaf out early so it may be damaged by spring frost, leaves can scorch in hot summer weather
Maple-Bloodgood Japanese
  Maple-Clump Amur
Scientific Name: acer ginnala
Mature Height: 15-20 ft
Mature Spread: 15 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Low growing tree for small yards
Maple-Clump Amur
  Maple-Columnar Norway
Scientific Name: acer platanoides 'columnar'
Mature Height: 25-30 ft
Mature Spread: 8-12 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Bright Yellow-Gold
Description: Ideal for street use or small yards, very resistant to wind and disease
Maple-Columnar Norway
  Maple-Crimson Sentry
Scientific Name: acer platanoides 'crimson sentry'
Mature Height: 25 ft
Mature Spread: 15 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Deep Purple
Fall Color: Maroon to Reddish Bronze
Description: Grows in a pyramid shape
Maple-Crimson Sentry
  Maple-Fairview Flame
Scientific Name: acer rubrum 'fairview flame'
Mature Height: 25 ft
Mature Spread: 12 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Purple Red
Description: Tends to grow in an oval shape
Maple-Fairview Flame
  Maple-October Glory
Scientific Name: acer rubrum 'october glory'
Mature Height: 40-60 ft
Mature Spread: Variable
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Red
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Beautiful fall color
Maple-October Glory
  Peach-Elberta
Scientific Name: prunus persica 'elberta'
Mature Height: 15-25 ft
Mature Spread: 8-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Rose Red
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Green
Description: High quality peaches with a small pit
Peach-Elberta
  Pear-Chanticleer Flowering
Scientific Name: pyrus calleryana 'chanticleer'
Mature Height: 40-60 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Tight, narrow, pyramidal, thornless, ornamental pear tree
Pear-Chanticleer Flowering
  Pear-Cleveland Select
Scientific Name: pyrus calleryana 'cleveland select'
Mature Height: 30-40 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red
Description: Ideal tree for medium size yards, grows in a tight symmetrical shape
Pear-Cleveland Select
  Pear-New Bradford
Scientific Name: pyrus calleryana 'new bradford'
Mature Height: 25-35 ft
Mature Spread: 20-35 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Gold, Burghandy
Description: Great shade tree, very disease resistant
Pear-New Bradford
  Pine-Austrian
Scientific Name: pinus nigra
Mature Height: 50-70 ft
Mature Spread: 20-40 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Evergreen
Fall Color: Green
Description: Fairly tolerant to most soils
Pine-Austrian
  Pine-Bosnian
Scientific Name: pinus leucodermis
Mature Height: 40 ft
Mature Spread: 10 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: N/A
Description: Low maintenance, columnar
Pine-Bosnian
  Pine-Oregon Green Austrian
Scientific Name: pinus nigra 'oregon green'
Mature Height: 18-20 ft
Mature Spread: 15 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: N/A
Description: Dark green stiff needles, less needle drop in the summer
Pine-Oregon Green Austrian
  Pine-Vanderwolf
Scientific Name: pinus flexilis 'vanderwolf pyramid'
Mature Height: 20-30 ft
Mature Spread: 15-20 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Blue-Green
Fall Color: N/A
Description: Branches form an upright, pyramidal shaped tree
Pine-Vanderwolf
  Plum-Thundercloud Flowering
Scientific Name: prunus cerasifera 'thundercloud'
Mature Height: 25 ft
Mature Spread: 25 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Pinkish White
Foliage Color: Red
Fall Color: Red
Description: Known for beautiful leaf color throughout the year
Plum-Thundercloud Flowering
  Redbud-Eastern
Scientific Name: cercis canadensis
Mature Height: 20-30 ft
Mature Spread: 15-30 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Pink
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow Green
Description: Large, heart shaped leaves
Redbud-Eastern
  Rose Of Sharon Tree
Scientific Name: hibiscus syriacus
Mature Height: 8-12 ft
Mature Spread: 6-10 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: Varies
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Greenish-Yellow
Description: Beatiful flowers that last throughout the summer and into the fall
Rose Of Sharon Tree
  Spruce-Bakeri
Scientific Name: picea pungens 'glauca bakeri'
Mature Height: 15-18 ft
Mature Spread: 7-9 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Blue-Green
Fall Color: N/A
Description: Symmetrical growing pattern
Spruce-Bakeri
  Spruce-Fat Albert
Scientific Name: picea pungens 'fat albert'
Mature Height: 10-15 ft
Mature Spread: 10-12 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: N/A
Description: Excellent for front yards in small spaces
Spruce-Fat Albert
  Spruce-Hoopsi
Scientific Name: picea pungens 'hoopsi'
Mature Height: 12-25 ft
Mature Spread: 8-12 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Blue
Fall Color: N/A
Description: One of the bluest of the blue spruce
Spruce-Hoopsi
  Sycamore-Bloodgood London Plane
Scientific Name: plantanus acerifolia 'bloodgood'
Mature Height: 60 ft
Mature Spread: 50 ft
Growth Rate: Rapid
Sun Exposure: Sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Shade tree
Sycamore-Bloodgood London Plane