2014

 

Trees for poor soils

Arborvitae - Platycladus orientalis

Argyle apple - Eucalyptus cinerea

American smoke tree - Cotinus obovatus

Amur maple - Acer ginnala

Austrian pine - Pinus nigra

Autumn Blaze maple - Acer fremanii ‘Jeffersred’

Autumn Spire red maple - Acer rubrum ‘Autumn Spire’

Autumn Splendor buckeye - Aesculus x arnoldiana ‘Autumn Splendor’

Baldcypress - Taxodium distichum

Balearic box - Buxus balearica

Beach plum - Prunus maritima

Black alder - Alnus glutinosa

Black gum - Nyssa sylvatica

Blackhaw viburnum - Viburnum prunifolium

Black locust - Robinia pseudoacacia

Black willow - Salix nigra

Blue Japanese oak - Quercus glauca

Blue Prostrate Noble fir - Abies procera ‘Glauca Prostrata’

Boxelder - Acer negundo

Camphor tree - Cinnamomum camphora

Camptotheca - Camptotheca acuminata

Canary Island date palm - Phoenix canariensis

Canary Island juniper - Juniperus cedrus

Capital pear - Pyrus calleryana ‘Capital’

Carob - Ceratonia siliqua

Catalpa (Southern) - Catalpa bignonioides

Catalpa (Northern) - Catalpa speciosa

Cedar elm - Ulmus crassifolia

Cottonwood - Populus deltoides

Chilean fire tree - Embothrium coccineum

Chinaberry - Melia azederach

China fir - Cunninghamia lanceolata

Chinese evergreen oak - Quercus myrsinifolia

Chinese flame tree - Koelreuteria bipinnata

Chinese photinia - Photinia serratifolia

Chinese pistachio - Pistacia chinensis

Chinese red birch - Betula albo-sinensis septentrionalis

Chinese toon ‘Flamingo’ - Cedrela sinensis ‘Flamingo’

Chitalpa - Chitalpa x tashkentensis

Cider gum - Eucalyptus gunnii

Claret ash - Fraxinus oxycarpa‘Raywood’

Confederate rose - Hibiscus mutabilis

Crapemyrtle - Lagerstroemia indica

Cut-leaf Silver maple - Maple saccharinum ‘Born’s Graciosa’

Delta Jazz crapemyrtle - Lagerstroemia x ‘Delta Jazz’

Drooping she-oak - Allocasuarina verticillata

Farges catalpa - Catalpa fargesii

Flame tree - Brachychiton acerifolius

Flowering ash - Fraxinus ornus

Fox Valley River birch - Betula nigra ‘Fox valley’

Frontier elm - Ulmus carpinifolia x parvifolia

Golden ash - Fraxinus exelsior 'Jaspidea'

Golden ball lead tree - Leucaena retusa

Golden locust - Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Frisia’

Golden rain tree - Koelreuteria paniculata

Golden Rey elm - Ulmus parvifolia Gold Rey

Golden wattle - Acacia pycnantha

Grey alder - Alnus incana

Grey poplar - Populus canascens

Green Cascade hackberry - Celtis sinensis

Hackberry - Celtis laevigata

Hardy rubber tree - Eucommia ulmoides

Himalayan birch - Betula utilis

Honey locust - Gleditsia triacanthos

Honey locust ‘Shademaster’ - Gleditsia ‘Shademaster’

Honey mesquite - Prosopis glandulosa

Hop hornbeam - Ostrya virginiana

Idaho locust - Robinia x ambigua 'Idahoensis'

Italian alder - Alnus cordata

Jacaranda - Jacaranda mimosifolia

Jack pine - Pinus banksiana

Japanese angelica tree - Aralia elata

Japanese cedar Yoshino - Cryptomeria japonica ‘Yoshino’

Japanese tree lilac - Syringa reticulata

Karo - Pittosporum crassifolium

Kentucky coffee tree - Gymnocladus dioicus

Korean evodia - Tetradium daniellii

Lacebark elm - Ulmus parvifolia

Lemon bottlebrush - Callistemon citrinus

Loblolly pine - Pinus taeda

London plane tree - Platanus x acerifolia

Loquat leaf oak - Quercus rhysophylla

Magnifica hackberry - Celtis x ‘Magnifica’

Manna ash - Fraxinus ornus

Metro Gold maple - Acer campestre Panacek

Mexican buckeye - Ungnadia speciosa

Mimosa - Albizia julibrissin

Montezuma pine -  Pinus montezumae

Mugo pine - Pinus mugo

Northern red oak - Quercus rubra

Norway maple - Acer platanoides

Nuttall oak - Quercus nuttallii

Olive tree - Olea europaea

Oriental spruce - Picea orientalis

Osage-orange - Maclura pomifera

Paper birch - Betula papyrifera

Paper mulberry - Broussonetia papyrifera

Pin oak - Quercus palustris

Pineapple broom - Cytisus battandieri

Pinyon pine - Pinus edulis

Pond cypress - Taxodium ascendens

Post oak - Quercus stellata

Prairie Horizon alder - Alnus hirsuta ‘Harbin’

Purple catalapa - Catalpa x eruescens ‘Purpurea’

Purple fernleaf acacia - Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea'

Quaking aspen - Populus tremuloides

Red cedar - Juniperus virginiana

Red flowering gum - Corymbia ficifolia

Red maple - Acer rubrum

River birch - Betula nigra

Rosewood tree - Tipuana tipu

Royal Paulownia - Paulownia tomentosa

Scots pine - Pinus sylvestris

Shumard oak - Quercus shumardii

Silky oak - Grevillea robusta

Silver birch - Betula pendula

Silver wattle - Acacia dealbata

Smoketree - Cotinus coggygria

Soap tree - Gymnocladus chinensis

Spruce pine - Pinus glabra

Staghorn sumac - Rhus typhina

Sweet chestnut - Castanea sativa

Sweet shade (Native frangipani) - Hymenosporum flavum

Tallowtree - Sapium sebiferum

Texas mountain laurel - Sophora secundiflora

The Rising Sun redbud - Cercis canadensis  ‘The Rising Sun’

Tolleson’s Weeping juniper - Juniperus ‘Tolleson’s Weeping’

Tree of Heaven - Ailanthus altissima

Trident maple - Acer buergeranum

Turkey oak - Quercus laevis

Virginia pine - Pinus virginiana

Vitex - Vitex agnus-castus

Walter viburnum - Viburnum obovatum

Wate’s Golden Virginia pine - Pinus virginiana 'Wate's Golden'

Waxmyrtle - Myrica cerifera

Weeping acacia - Acacia pendula

Western soapberry -Sapindus drummondii

White cedar - Cupressus lusitanica

White poplar - Populus alba

Wilga - Geijera parviflora

Willow oak - Quercus phellos

White cedar - Cupressus lusitanica

Wireless zelkova - Zelkova sserrata ‘Schmidtlow’

Yaupon - Ilex vomitoria

Yellow birch - Betula alleghaniensis

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