Deciduous Trees

 
 
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Acer japonicum
Full Moon Japanese Maple

Mature size: 8-15’ W x 10-15’ H
Notes: Pale green to chartreuse leaves; graceful form; stunning fall color

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Acer griseum
Paperbark maple

Mature size: 15-25’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Attractive, cinnamon colored peeling bark; brilliant red fall color; medium sized tree at maturity

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Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium'
Full moon Japanese maple

Mature size: 8-10’ W x 8-10’ H
Notes: Delicate dissected leaves; graceful form; stunning fall color

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Acer palmatum ‘Katsura’
Katsura Japanese Maple

Mature size: 12’ W x 15’ H
Notes: Upright, small tree with star shaped leaves; foliage emerges yellow-orange, maturing to a bright green; fall color in shades of yellow and orange

 
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Acer palmatum ‘Red Emperor’
Japanese Maple

Mature size: 10-15’ W x 10-15’ H
Notes: Fine textured, burgundy red foliage; graceful, arching habit; stunning fall color

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Acer pseudosieboldianum
Korean Maple

Mature size: 15-25’ W x 15-25’ H
Notes: Upright, small tree with lovely open branching; bright green, star-shaped leaves; excellent fall color in shades of yellow, orange and red

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Acer rubrum
Red maple

Mature size: 30-40’ W x 40-50’ H
Notes: Large, oval shaped tree; attractive red flowers in spring; glossy green leaves with red stems; spectacular fall color

Acer shirasawanum ‘Autumn Moon’*
Full Moon Japanese Maple

Mature size: 6-8’ W x 8-12’ H
Notes: Small tree with graceful, irregular branching; new foliage emerges yellow with tones of orange, salmon and chartreuse; stunning fall color
*Or similar, dependent on availbilty

 

Acer tegmentosum ‘White Tigress’
Striped Bark Maple

Mature size: 15-20’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Striking green bark with white vertical stripes; yellow fall color

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Alnus ‘Imperialis’
Alder

Mature size: 12-25’ W x 30-40’ H
Notes: Conical tree with an elegant habit; deeply lobed leaves give the tree a soft, feathery look; small cone-like fruits

Amelanchier ‘Autumn Brilliance’
Serviceberry

Mature size: 10-20’ W x 15-20’ H
Notes: Delicate white flowers in early spring; multi-stemmed, airy form; excellent fall color; edible berries

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Betula nigra ‘Heritage’
River Birch

Mature size: 30-35’ W x 40-50’ H
Notes: Extraordinary bark in shades ranging from tan to cream; clump form; large, upright, open habit; yellow fall color

 

Betula populifolia ‘Whitespire’
Whitespire Birch

Mature size: 25’ W x 30-40’ H
Notes: Narrow pyramidal white-barked birch; clump form; bark does not exfoliate; yellow fall color

Cercidiphyllium japonicum
Katsura Tree

Mature size: 40-50’ W x 40-50’ H
Notes: Upright tree with small, heart-shaped leaves; new foliage emerges with bronze tones, eventually maturing to green in summer; excellent yellow fall color with touches of red, orange and bronze

Cercidiphyllium ‘Red Fox’
Red Fox Katsura Tree

Mature size: 8-12’ W x 12-15’ H
Notes: Upright tree with small, heart-shaped leaves; new foliage emerges a rich reddish-purple, eventually maturing to a greenish-bronze in summer; excellent yellow fall color

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Cercis canadensis
Eastern Redbud

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 20-25’ H
Notes: Heart-shaped leaves; rose-purple flowers in early spring; yellow fall color

 

Cercis canadensis ‘Appalachian Red’
Eastern Redbud

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 20-25’ H
Notes: Heart-shaped leaves; vibrant red to dark pink flowers in early spring; yellow fall color

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Cercis canadensis ‘Forest Pansy’
Eastern Redbud

Mature size: 25-35’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Heart-shaped leaves mature from a reddish-purple to a purplish-green; rose-purple flowers in early spring; good fall color

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Cercis canadensis ‘Silver Cloud’
Eastern Redbud

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 20-25’ H
Notes: White and green variegated heart-shaped leaves; rose-purple flowers in early spring; yellow fall color

Cercis canadensis ‘Vanilla Twist’
Vanilla Twist Weeping Redbud

Mature size: 8-10’ W x 6-8’ H
Notes: Dwarf, weeping habit; heart-shaped leaves; creamy white flowers in early spring; yellow fall color

 

Chionanthus retusus
Chinese Fringetree

Mature size: 20-25’ W x 15-25’ H
Notes: Leathery, glossy, dark-green leaves; rounded form; culsters of white flowers in spring create a fleecy, snowy effect; ornamental exfoliating bark; yellow fall color

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Cornus Kousa
Kousa Dogwood

Mature size: 15-20’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Small tree with abundant, creamy white
flowers in spring; red fall color; exfoliating bark with age; strawberry-like fruits in the fall

Cornus Kousa ‘Milky Way’
Kousa Dogwood

Mature size: 15-20’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Small tree with abundant, creamy white
flowers in spring; red fall color; exfoliating bark with age; strawberry-like fruits in the fall

Cornus x. ‘Celestial Shadow’
Kousa Dogwood

Mature size: 15-20’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Small tree with abundant, creamy white
flowers in spring; yellow and green variegated leaves; exfoliating bark with age; strawberry-like fruits in the fall; striking red and burgundy fall color

 
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Diosyros virginiana
Persimmon

Mature size: 20-35’ W x 35-60’ H
Notes: Slender tree with oval crown; yellow green fall color; edible orange fruit in October after frost

Franklinia
Franklinia

Mature size: 10-15’ W x 15-20’ H
Notes: Shiny green foliage; large, white, camelia-like flowers from late summer through fall; striking red and maroon fall color

Halesia carolina
Carolina Silverbell

Mature size: 15-30’ W x 25-35’ H
Notes: Clusters of drooping, bell-shaped, white flowers in early spring; medium sized tree with long, oval leaves; attractive yellow fall color

Juglans nigra
Black Walnut

Mature size: 50-60’ W x 50-75’ H
Notes: Large upright tree with an open habit; produces large, hard-shelled nuts

 

Liquidambar styraciflua
Sweetgum

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 50-60’ H
Notes: Large conical tree; star shaped leaves; brilliant fall color; can produce distinctive “gumball” fruit when mature

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Liquidambar ‘Slender Silhouette’
Columnar Sweetgum

Mature size: 7’ W x 30-40’ H
Notes: Attractive star-shaped foliage; narrow, columnar shape; fall color ranges from yellow, to scarlet red, to purple

Liriodendron tulipifera ‘Aureomarginatum’
Gold Variegated Tuliptree

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 40-60’ H
Notes: Large, pyrimidal tree with greenish-yellow flowers in late spring; striking yellow and green variegated leaves in spring eventually mature to solid green; yellow fall color

Magnolia virginiana
Sweetbay Magnolia

Mature size: 10-35’ W x 10-35’ H
Notes: Glossy green foliage; large white flowers in late spring

 
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Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Woodsman’
Woodsman Magnolia

Mature size: 10-15’ W x 10-15’ H
Notes: Small tree with medium green, oval shaped leaves; large flowers in gorgeous shades of soft pink, yellow, and green in late spring

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Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Dawn Redwood

Mature size: 25-30’ W x 60’ H
Notes: Tall, pyrimidal tree with soft green needles; reddish brown bark; needles turn bronze in fall before dropping

Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wildfire’
Black gum

Mature size: 20-30’ W x 30-50’ H
Notes: Medium sized tree; new foliage emerges burgundy in spring, maturing to a glossy green; spectacular fall color in shades of yellow, orange, scarlet and purple
Oxydendrum

Oxydendrum arboreum
Sourwood

Mature size: 20’ W x 25’ H
Notes: Glossy green foliage turns a vivid scarlet in fall; small white clusters of flowers in summer

 

Parrotia persica
Parrotia

Mature size: 15-30’ W x 20-40’ H
Notes: Medium sized specimen tree; attractive leaves turn brilliant shades of yellow, orange and scarlet in fall; beautiful exfoliating bark

Pyrus (Dwarf/Semi-Dwarf, variety TBD based on availability)
Fruiting Pear

Mature size: 12-20’ W x 15-25’ H
Notes: Medium to large fruit, ripening in September; white flowers in spring; glossy green leaves

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Pyrus pyrifolia ‘Shinseiki’ (Espalier)
Espalier Asian Pear

Mature size: 8-12’ W x 10-15’ H
Notes: Asian pear tree which has been trained to grow horizontally; requires pruning and shaping to establish form; self pollinating; beautiful formal element for the vegetable garden; flowers in spring; fruit early autumn

Quercus alba
White Oak

Mature size: 45-50’ W x 60-80’ H
Notes: Large, broad shade tree; leathery, round-lobed leaves; acorns

 

Quercus bicolor
Swamp White Oak

Mature size: 40-50’ W x 50-60’ H
Notes: Large stately tree with a broad, rounded habit; round lobed leaves; yellow-toned fall color; acorns in fall

Quercus palustris
Pin Oak

Mature size: 25-40’ W x 60-70’ H
Notes: Large, pyrimidal tree; lower branches grow downwards; fast growing

Sassafras albidum
Sassafras

Mature size: 15-25’ W x 20-40’ H
Notes: Medium sized tree with picturesque branching habit; attractive large-lobed leaves; spectacular orange to scarlet fall color

Stewartia pseudocamellia
Stewartia

Mature size: 15-20’ W x 20-30’ H
Notes: Shiny green foliage; large, white, camelia-like flowers mid summer; attractive exfoliating bark; striking red and maroon fall color

 

Syringa reticulata
Japanese Tree Lilac

Mature size: 15-25’ W x 25’ H
Notes: Medium sized, rounded tree; creamy white clusters of flowers in June and July