TREES & plants

Tree Selector

Find trees that thrive in northern Illinois. Select your location, site conditions, and preferences to get a side-by-side comparison for choosing the best tree for your circumstances. All trees found on the Northern Illinois Tree Selector are hardy for zones 5 and 6. Search results appear alphabetically by scientific name. If no results appear for your search criteria, click "refine search" and deselect criteria for broader results. Email us at with questions or comments.