Tagged as: Intermediate Sized Trees
Botanical Name: Prunus maackii
Common Name: Amur Cherry, Amur Chokecherry
Height: 20-30' Spread: 20-30' Habit/Form: Pyramidal in youth to rounded with age Growth Rate: Fast Zone: 3-6
Cultural Requirements: Best in full sun; well-drained soil; pH adaptable; heat sensitive, best in cold climates; may be difficult to find in nursery trade.
Ornamental Characteristics: Best feature is attractive amber to reddish-brown flaking bark; casts light shade; 2-3" long clusters of small flowers in early to mid-May; red fruit maturing to black in August.
Use in the Landscape: Specimen tree or use in small groups
- Little-leaved Linden 99%
Botanical Name: Tilia cordata Common Name: Little-leaved Linden Updated 2/2013 Click on an image to enlarge. Form Leaf Bark Height: 45-60' Spread: 25-30' Habit/Form: Pyramidal in youth, upright-oval with age Growth Rate:...
- Sargent's Cherry 99%
Botanical Name: Prunus sargentiiCommon Name: Sargent's Cherry Updated 11/2012 Click on an image to enlarge form flower bark Height: 30-40' Spread: 25-30' Habit/Form: Upright Growth Rate: Fast Zone: 4-7Cultural...
- Intermediate Sized Deciduous Trees (25-40 feet) 96%
Intermediate-sized trees generally grow 25-40 feet tall. Like large trees, intermediate-sized trees provide shade, warming, shelter, and privacy. They absorb noise, dirt, heat, and glare from the pavement and street. Be mindful of the growth needs...
- Ohio Buckeye 96%
Botanical Name: Aesculus glabraCommon Name: Ohio Buckeye Updated 1/2012 Form Leaf Flower Fruit Bark Click on an image to enlarge. Height: 20-40' Spread:...
- Ironwood 95%
Botanical Name: Ostrya virginiana*Common Name: Ironwood Updated 11/2012 Form Fall Leaves Fruit Catkins Bark Click on an image to enlarge Height:...
- American Hornbeam (Musclewood) 95%
Botanical name: Carpinus carolinianaCommon name: American Hornbeam (Musclewood) Updated 2/2012 Click on an image to enlarge leaves and fruit fall color flowers bark Height: 25-35' (often smaller)...