SelecTree: A Tree Selection Guide

1439 trees found.

SILVER FIR
Columnar with dark green leaves with silver underneath…

Abies alba - photo


PACIFIC SILVER FIR
Most productive in moist, well-drained, deep soils. Grows to over 100 feet in…

Abies amabilis - photo


SANTA LUCIA FIR
An attractive conifer for coastal and inland areas with loamy soil…

Abies bracteata - photo


WHITE FIR
Best growth on deep, permeable soils with abundant moisture at mid- to high…

Abies concolor - photo


VIOLACEA WHITE FIR
Has silver-blue foliage. Grown in a large open area can become a wonderful…

Abies concolor 'Violacea' - photo


JAPANESE FIR
Densely branched with stiff, leathery needles. A slow grower that will reach…

Abies firma - photo


GRAND FIR
Thrive on deep, well-drained alluvial soils. Used as a Christmas tree…

Abies grandis - photo


KOREAN FIR
'Aurea' has gold and green foliage…

Abies koreana - photo


ALPINE FIR
Does poorly on soils very wet much of the year. Does poorly on rocky or…

Abies lasiocarpa - photo


RED FIR
Sensitive to smoke and other air pollution. Grown for use as Christmas trees…

Abies magnifica - photo


NORDMANN FIR
Can grow much taller in the wild, but usually smaller outside its natural…

Abies nordmanniana - photo


SPANISH FIR
Can be grown in a container. 'Glauca' cultivar has blue gray foliage. Variety…

Abies pinsapo - photo


NOBLE FIR
A handsome Christmas tree. Sold as both cut and living Christmas trees. Grows to…

Abies procera - photo


ACACIA
Known commonly as Nyanga flat-top because of its flat-topped nature. Will drop…

Acacia abyssinica - photo


MULGA
Utility friendly tree. Fine patio tree for hot, dry areas. Hardy to about 15 degrees F…

Acacia aneura - photo


EARLEAF ACACIA
Branches droop and are susceptible to breakage. Thick bark…

Acacia auriculiformis - photo


BAILEY ACACIA
Bailey acacia grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil. Acacia is an…

Acacia baileyana - photo


PURPLE-LEAF ACACIA
Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil. Has purple colored new growth…

Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea' - photo


SNOWY RIVER WATTLE
Utility friendly tree. Drought tender…

Acacia boormanii - photo


River WATTLE
Utility friendly tree. A small graceful tree or shrub with narrow bright green leaves and drooping…

Acacia cognata - photo


WHITETHORN ACACIA
Utility friendly tree. Forms dense thicket unless trained to tree form…

Acacia constricta - photo


BLUE BUSH ACACIA
A rare shrub or small tree, even in its native environment. Produces small…

Acacia covenyi - photo


KNIFE ACACIA
Branches used for floral arrangements…

Acacia cultriformis - photo


CYCLOP ACACIA
Utility friendly tree. Very drought resistant. Tolerates saline soils…

Acacia cyclops - photo


SILVER WATTLE
Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil, but tolerates clay sloped areas…

Acacia dealbata - photo


GREEN WATTLE
Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil, but tolerates clay sloped areas…

Acacia decurrens - photo


SWEET ACACIA
Utility friendly tree. Does best in loose, well-drained soil. Intolerant of heavy, clay soils. Spines…

Acacia farnesiana - photo


WILLOW WATTLE
Utility friendly tree. An open, fast-growing tree with weeping, long and linear leaves. Provides light…

Acacia iteaphylla - photo


KOA
Valued for its strong, hard wood and used commercially in various applications…

Acacia koa - photo


SYDNEY GOLDEN WATTLE
Prefers a light, well-drained, fertile soil, but tolerates clay sloped areas…

Acacia longifolia - photo


BLACK WATTLE
Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil, but tolerates clay sloped areas…

Acacia mearnsii - photo


BLACKWOOD ACACIA
Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil. A timber species in Australia…

Acacia melanoxylon - photo


WEEPING ACACIA
Good espalier. Leaves may change form as trees age…

Acacia pendula - photo


PEARL ACACIA
Utility friendly tree. Won't tolerate summer watering. Good patio tree…

Acacia podalyriifolia - photo


FROST ACACIA
Utility friendly tree.

Acacia pruinosa - photo


GOLDEN WATTLE
Utility friendly tree. Evergreen shrub or small tree to 25 feet. Needs sun. Known to be moderately…

Acacia pycnantha - photo


WATER WATTLE
Utility friendly tree. Nurseries may sell it as Acacia floribunda…

Acacia retinodes - photo


WILLOW ACACIA
Drought and frost resistant in adapted zones. Best in dry soils. Saline tolerant…

Acacia salicina - photo


BLUE-LEAF WATTLE
Evergreen tree to 30 feet. Good wind screen…

Acacia saligna - photo


SHOESTRING ACACIA
An open, fast-growing tree with weeping, long and linear leaves. Provides light…

Acacia stenophylla - photo


Acacia subporosa

PRICKLY MOSES
Utility friendly tree. Tolerates poor soils, including heavy and alkaline conditions, aridity and heat…

Acacia verticillata - photo


PALO BLANCO
Utility friendly tree. An open and whispy small tree with beatuful peeling cream to white bark. Perfect…

Acacia willardiana - photo


WRIGHT ACACIA
Utility friendly tree. Will tolerate a parking lot island as small as 45 square feet…

Acacia wrightii - photo


TRIDENT MAPLE
Utility friendly tree. Trident Maple is a very attractive small maple, effective as a lawn specimen,…

Acer buergerianum - photo


HEDGE MAPLE
Grows best in well-drained soil and will tolerate dry, poor, or sandy soil…

Acer campestre - photo


POSTELENCE HEDGE MAPLE
Utility friendly tree. Trainable as a standard. OK near deck or patio. Used in parking lot islands and…

Acer campestre 'Postelence' - photo


QUEEN ELIZABETH HEDGE MAPLE
Trainable as a standard. Ok near deck or patio. Used in parking lot islands and…


RED SNAKEBARK MAPLE
Young leaves are red…

Acer capillipes - photo