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 plantclinic@mortonarb.org with questions or comments.

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What is your site?

Is it under utility lines?

Describe your sun exposure

What size tree best fits in your site?

Describe your soil

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