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Shade Trees

Please note that this is not an availability list and prices are subject to change.

Please call 618.344.5963 or Email us for any trees not listed.

 

 

 

Acer saccharum, Sugar Maple

60'-75'h x 2/3w. Slightly columnar, slow to medium grower. Orangish red fall color,shade tolerant, likes slightly acidic soils. Considered one of the best for fall color.

Acer x freemanii, 'Celebration' Maple

40'-55'h x 30'-40'w. Slightly columnar, fast grower. Showy clusters of red flowers in early spring before the leaves. Orange to gold fall color,shade tolerant, likes slightly acidic soils.

Acer x freemanii 'Autumn Blaze' Maple

50'h x 40'w. Fast grower. Excellent orange-red fall color.

Acer rubrum 'Brandywine' Maple

50' h x 25'w. Somewhat columnar, brilliant purple-red fall color. Seedless.

Acer rubrum 'October Glory' Maple

50' h x 25'w. Bright orange to red to purple fall color.

Acer rubrum 'Red Rocket' Maple

35' h x 15'w. Intense orange red fall color.

Acer rubrum 'Red Sunset' Maple

50' h x 25'w. Bright orange to red to purple fall color.

Acer rubrum 'Sun Valley' Maple

30' - 35'h x 15' - 25' w. Bright orange to red to purple fall color. Seedless.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

3 1/2" - $350

Acer platanoides, 'Crimson King' Norway Maple

40'h x 35'w. Maroon foliage. Thick canopy.

Acer platanoides, 'Royal Red' Norway Maple

40'h x 35'w. Maroonish red foliage. Thick canopy.

1 1/4" - $110

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

 

Acer campestre, Hedge Maple

35'h x 35'w. Multi-stemmed, low branched maple tree. Can be trimmed to make a hedge. Green leaves turn yellowish in fall. Likes sun. Clay tolerant.

1" - $100

1 1/4" - $110

1 1/2" - $140

 

Acer ginnala, Amur Maple

15'h x 15'w. Small, multi-stemmed maple tree. Green leaves turn striking red in fall.

1" - $100

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

 

Acer triflorum, Three-Flower Maple

25'h x 25'w. Small, multi-stemmed, understory maple. Peeling bark. Densely branched. Green leaves turn orange to red in fall.

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

Betula nigra, River Birch

40'-70'h x 40'-60'w. Peeling bark, water tolerant, medium to fast grower. Yellow fall color, likes acidic soil.

8' - $110

10' - $125

12' - $140

14' - $190

16' - $250

20' - $295

Betula platyphyla, White Spire Birch

40'h x 25'w. Light gray bark, tolerant of conditions, resistant to bronze birch borer.

12' - $150

14' - $190

16' - $250

20' - $295

Betula pendula 'Youngii', Weeping Birch

10' - 12' - $165




Betula populifolia x Whitespire
Royal Frost Birch

30'h x 15'w. Prized for its purple foliage. White bark. Great accent.

12' - $150

14' - $190

16' - $250

20' - $295

Fagus grandifolia 'American Beech'

50'-60'h x 35-45'w. Slow to medium growth, low-branched tree.

1" - $100

1 1/2" - $140

 

Ginkgo Biloba

Ginkgo biloba , Ginkgo

60'h x 30'w. Grows in almost any situation, air pollution, salt, heat tolerant, full sun. Slow to medium upright growth, yellow fall color.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

Gleditsia tricanthos f. inermis 'Sunburst', Sunburst Honeylocust

30'h x 35'w. Golden leaves on new growth changing to yellow-green. Slower grower.

Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster'

45'h x 35'w. Great shade tree. Seedless.

Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Skyline'

45'h x 35'w. Great shade tree. Seedless.

1 1/2" - $125.00

2" - $175.00

2 1/2" - $215.00

3" - $275.00

3 1/2" - $315.00

Liriodendron tulipifera, Tulip Poplar

70'-90'h x 35'-50'w. Very fast growing, yellowish orange flower when tree gets older, yellow fall color. Full sun, soil adaptable though prefers slightly acidic soil.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

 

 

Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Dawn Redwood

70'-100h x 25'w. Fast growth rate, pyramidal to conical in shape. Full sun, moist well drained soil.

1 1/2" - $160

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

 

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Nyssa sylvatica, Black Gum, Black Tupelo, Sour Gum

40'h x 25'w. Slow growth rate, pyramidal to conical in shape. Excellent specimen tree with outstanding fall color. Full sun, moist, well drained soil.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

Platanus x acerifolia 'Bloodgood', Bloodgood London Planetree

70'-100' h x 60'-80' w Fast to medium growth, tolerates compaction, heat, drought.

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

3 1/2" - $350

 

Quercus acutissima, Sawtooth Oak

35'-45'h x 50' w. Medium grower, prefers acidic soil but quite adaptable. Yellow fall color. Holds leaves in winter.

Quercus alba, White Oak

50'-80'h x 50'-80'w. Slow to medium grower, prefers acidic soil, full sun. Illinois state tree.

Quercus bicolor, Swamp White Oak

50'-60'h x 50'-60'w. Slow to medium grower, prefers acidic soil, full sun. Adaptable.

Quercus lyrata Walt., Overcup Oak

50'-80' h x 40'-60' w Shiny, dark green leaves turn red, yellow, brown in fall. Thrives in heavy, wet clay.

Quercus macrocarpa, Bur Oak

70'-80'h x 70'w. Slow, coarse texture, large acorns. More tolerant of city conditions than other oaks. Full sun and limestone soils favored, but succeeds even in dry clay.

Quercus phellos, Willow Oak -- Missouri Botanical Garden Plant of Merit

40'-60'h x 30'-40'w. Small, narrow leaf, beautiful fall orange-red foliage. Best overall oak for color and texture. Medium growth rate.

Quercus rubra, Northern Red Oak

60'-75'h x 60'-75'w. More upright branching, reddish fall color. Fast grower for oaks.

Quercus shumardii, Shumard Oak

40'-60'h x 40'-60'w. Pyramidal shape Russet red fall color. PH tolerant

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280

3 1/2" - $350

 

Salix babylonica, Weeping Willow

30'-40'h x 30'-40'w.

Salix babylonica 'Niobe', Golden Weeping Willow

50'-70'h x 40'-60'w. Yellow-gold branches.

Salix matsudana, Corkscrew Willow

30'-40'h x 15'-20'w. aka Curly Willow. Fast grower. Drought tolerant. Golden fall color.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $150

2 1/2" - $170

3" - $190

Baldcypress

Taxodium distichum, Bald Cypress

50'-70'h x 20'-30'w. Deciduous, feathery foliage. Medium to fast grower, adaptable to most soils, but likes acidic conditions. Orange-brown fall color, sunny location, water tolerant.

2" - $110

2 1/2" - $130

3" - $165

3 1/2" - $205

4" - $255

Taxodium ascendens, Pond Cypress

50'-60'h x 15'-20'w. Deciduous, feathery foliage. Narrow, conical form.

2" - $160

2 1/2" - $200

3" - $240

3 1/2" - $280

 

Ulmus americana 'Princeton', Princeton Elm

70'h x 60'w Medium to fast growth. Yellowish to red fall color. New disease resistant elm.

Zelkova serrata 'Village Green', Village Green Zelkova

50'-80' h x 40'-60' w. Fast growth. Upright, vase shape with large green leaves which turn rusty red in fall.

1 1/2" - $140

2" - $180

2 1/2" - $230

3" - $280