SelecTree: A Tree Selection Guide

45 trees found.

ACCOLADE CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus 'Accolade' - photo


HALLY JOLIVETTE CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Branches droop but resist breakage…

Prunus × 'Hally Jolivette' - photo


KWANSAN JAPANESE FLOWERING CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus 'Kwanzan' - photo


SHIROFUGEN FLOWERING CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus 'Shirofugen' - photo


MT. FUJI CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus 'Shirotae' - photo


WILD PLUM
Utility friendly tree. A desirable wildlife plant for the landscape…

Prunus americana - photo


CHICKSAW PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Branches droop but resist breakage…

Prunus angustifolia - photo


APRICOT
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. Regular pruning needed for quality fruit. Favorable plant…

Prunus armeniaca - photo


SWEET CHERRY
Needs good drainage. Cross pollination usually necessary for fruiting. Prunus…

Prunus avium - photo


FLOWERING PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Blirieana Flowering Plum is a popular flowering and foliage accent tree,…

Prunus × blireana - photo


TAIWAN CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. One of the most consistently performing cherries…

Prunus campanulata - photo


CAROLINA LAUREL CHERRY
Carolina Laurel Cherry is grown as an evergreen shrub or tree standard, favored…

Prunus caroliniana - photo


BRIGHT N TIGHT CHERRY LAUREL
Branches don't droop, and resist breakage. Trainable as a standard…

Prunus caroliniana 'Bright N Tight' - photo


PURPLE-LEAF CHERRY PLUM
Produces a heavy crop of small red plums. Requires a moderate amount of water…

Prunus cerasifera 'Atropurpurea' - photo


KRAUTER VESUVIUS PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Little or no fruit is produced…

Prunus cerasifera 'Krauter Vesuvius' - photo


NEWPORT PURPLE-LEAF PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Few fruits produced…

Prunus cerasifera 'Newport' - photo


THUNDERCLOUD PURPLE-LEAF PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Produces considerable crop of red plums…

Prunus cerasifera 'Thundercloud' - photo


CHERRY PLUM
Small deciduous tree. Cultivated by cuttings or seed. Not suited to compacted…

Prunus cerasifera - photo


EUROPEAN PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Requires annual pruning for quality fruit. Favorable plant climate zones depends…

Prunus domestica - photo


ALMOND
Early blooms subject to frost damage. Cross pollination usually necessary for…

Prunus dulcis - photo


HOLLYLEAF CHERRY
A common pest is white flies…

Prunus ilicifolia - photo


CATALINA CHERRY
Shrub or small tree. Resistant to oak root fungus…

Prunus ilicifolia subsp. lyonii - photo


OKAME CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Branches don't droop and resist breakage…

Prunus × incamp 'Okame' - photo


ENGLISH LAUREL
Smog tolerant. Often used as a tall hedge…

Prunus laurocerasus - photo


PORTUGAL LAUREL
Drought and smog tolerant. Used as a tall hedge or screen. From Spain and…

Prunus lusitanica - photo


AMUR CHOKECHERRY
Very hardy. Attracts birds…

Prunus maackii - photo


MEXICAN PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Branches don't droop and resist breakage…

Prunus mexicana - photo


JAPANESE FLOWERING APRICOT
Utility friendly tree. Can be used as a bonsai plant. 'W.B. Clarke' variety has weeping form and showy…

Prunus mume - photo


EUROPEAN BIRD CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Hardy…

Prunus padus - photo


PEACH
Utility friendly tree. Heavy annual pruning necessary for quality fruit. Select low-chilling varieties…

Prunus persica - photo


HELEN BORCHER FLOWERING PEACH
Utility friendly tree. Early blossoms subject to frost damage. Cross pollination usually necessary for…

Prunus persica 'Helen Borcher' - photo


JAPANESE PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Heavy thinning is needed for sizeable fruit. They are mostly eaten as fresh…

Prunus salicina - photo


SARGENT CHERRY
A timber species used for furniture and picture frames. One of the largest…

Prunus sargentii - photo


COLUMNAR SARGENT CHERRY
Branches Don't Droop, Brances Susceptible to Breakage…

Prunus sargentii 'Columnaris' - photo


BLACK CHERRY
Fruit used for making cherry brandy. Wood used for furniture. Tree is used as a…

Prunus serotina - photo


BIRCH BARK CHERRY
Provide drainage in clay soils by planting on slopes or in raised beds. Has…

Prunus serrula - photo


JAPANESE FLOWERING CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus serrulata - photo


SIERRA PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Desirable wildlife plant in the landscape…

Prunus subcordata - photo


AUTUMN FLOWERING CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds. Long…

Prunus × subhirtella 'Autumnalis' - photo


WEEPING HIGAN CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Weeping Higan Cherry is a popular flowering lawn and garden accent tree, with…

Prunus × subhirtella 'Pendula' - photo


FLOWERING ALMOND
Utility friendly tree. A hardy flowering small tree…

Prunus triloba - photo


FLATWOODS PLUM
Utility friendly tree. Branches droop but resist breakage…


CHOKE CHERRY
Utility friendly tree. Very hardy. Western Chokecherry, P. virginiana var. demissa, is native to the…

Prunus virginiana - photo


AKEBONO FLOWERING CHERRY
Alebono Cherry is a showy flowering lawn and garden accent tree, with its…

Prunus × yedoensis 'Akebono' - photo


YOSHINO FLOWERING CHERRY
Needs good drainage. On clay soils, plant on slopes or in raised beds…

Prunus × yedoensis - photo