SelecTree: A Tree Selection Guide

9 trees found.

PURPUREUS SMOKE TREE
Utility friendly tree. Resistant to oak root fungus. Has young purple leaves. Branches droop but resist…

Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus' - photo


CHINESE SUMAC
Branches droop but resist breakage…

Rhus chinensis - photo


SHINING SUMAC
Although a relative of Poison Sumac, this variety isn't poisonous and is not…

Rhus copallinum - photo


SMOOTH SUMAC
Utility friendly tree. Suckers. Underside of leaf is whitish…

Rhus glabra - photo


LEMONADE BERRY
Utility friendly tree. A small, often multi-stemmed tree found on dry coastal slopes. Leathery leaves,…

Rhus integrifolia - photo


AFRICAN SUMAC
African Sumac is a dense shade tree, rather graceful with its arching branches…

Rhus lancea - photo


TEXAN SUMAC
Utility friendly tree. Branches droop but resist breakage…

Rhus lanceolata - photo


SUGAR BUSH
Utility friendly tree. Native to dry slopes away from the coast. Fairly cold hardy. Fruit often used to…

Rhus ovata - photo


STAGHORN SUMAC
Utility friendly tree. Staghorn Sumac is a very unusual small accent tree, usually as a multi-trunked…

Rhus typhina - photo