Native Trees


Aesculus pavia  -  Red Buckeye

A deciduous tree reaching heights of 15-25 feet. Dark lustrous green leaves that drop in the late summer. Red spike flowers appear in the spring. Hummingbirds and bees love the flowers.

Sun to Semi – shade, Rich Moist Soil, 15-25 ft Tall, Zones 5-8

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$16.00
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$38.00
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Amelanchier arborea laevis  -  Serviceberry

This tree makes a beautiful show in the early spring with its white flowers. In the fall it has red berries which really attracts the birds. A slow to medium growing tree, usually seen as an under story tree in the woods. Given more sun it will flower more profusely.

 

Sun to Shade, Rich to Average Soils, 20-45 ft Tall, Zones 4-9


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$22.00
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3 Gallon Pot
$38.00
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Chionanthus virginicus - Fringe Tree

A must for every landscape. Has fragrant white flowers in the spring and reaches a height of about 15 to 20 feet. It will often look more shrubby than tree like. It prefers slightly acid soil and moist well drained rich soil. It is a slow grower so be patient but when mature and full of blooms the fragrance in unbeatable.
Sun to Semi-sun, Rich Moist Soil, 15-20 ft. Tall, Zones 3-9

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Cornus alternifolia - Pagoda Dogwood

You may not be familiar with this Dogwood but is a great addition to your landscape. It grows to about 15 to 20 feet tall and has about the same spread as the blooms appear on mostly horizontal branches. It has white      flowers in the late spring, then in late summer the seed pods turn to a dark blue with red stems, very pretty for late summer and fall. It is very cold hardy and likes to grow on the edge of the woods or in full sun.

Sun to Semi-sun, Rich Soil, 15-20 ft. Tall, Zones 3-7

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$14.00
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3 Gallon Pot
$36.00
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Halesia carolina  -   Great Silverbell



Has white bell shaped flowers in the summer. The bark is striped with gray, more prominent when the tree is young. Will grow in shade but blooms much better in the sun. Has an open type growth habit.

Sun to Semi – shade, Summer, 20-40 ft Tall, Zones 5-8

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Hamamelis virginiana   Witch Hazel

Has yellow flowers in the late fall to early winter after the leaves have fallen off. The leaves are heart shaped with wavy borders, and then turn yellow in the fall. A great understory tree grows slow and not too tall about like a dogwood tree. the yellow flowers in the fall makes this native tree quite unique.

Semi – shade, Rich Soil, Fall, 10-20 ft Tall, Zones 3-8

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$16.00
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$38.00
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Oxydendrum arboreum  -  Sourwood Tree

By far one of the showiest native trees we offer. Has slightly fragrant white flowers in the summer, they resemble Lily-of-the-valley. The green leaves turn a bright red in the fall, usually turning before any other trees. This tree is a must for your landscape. Will tolerate dry poor soils and Full Sun.

Sun to Semi-shade, Average Soil, Summer, 20-30 ft Tall, Zones 5-8

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$16.00
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3 Gallon Pot
$38.00
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Populus tremuloides  -   Quaking Aspen

Fast growing deciduous tree reaching heights of 50 feet. Has rounded finely toothed leaves, which turn yellow in the fall. The leaves flutter in the lightest breeze giving it its common name. These spread by underground runners often forming large colonies.

Sun, Average Soil, 25-50 ft Tall, Zones 2-9

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$16.00
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$38.00
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