2445 N. 35th Road  •  Marseilles, Illinois 61341  •  630-896-6900

 

Ornamental Trees

Ornamental Trees

Photo Plant Name Plant Size Sun Type

River Birch

Size: 40 to 70ft HT - 40 to 60ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: green catkins

Foliage: yellow/green foilage

Seeds: cones

Growth Rate: Fast

Creamy colored white bark that exfoliates becoming mottled and interesting with age

River Birch 40 to 70ft HT - 40 to 60ft SPREAD

Prairiefire Crab

Size: 15 to 20ft HT - 15 to 20ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: Red bud or deep pink flower

Foliage: Orange gold foilage

Seeds: dark red crabapple

Growth Rate: Moderate

Upright spreading becomes rounded form to tree Crabapples appear in late summer and persist thru winter

Prairiefire Crab 15 to 20ft HT - 15 to 20ft SPREAD

Sargent Crab

Size: 6 to 10ft HT - 6 to 12ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: pink bud - white flower

Foliage: yellow foilage

Seeds: bright red crabapple

Growth Rate: Slow

Low horizontally spreading dwarf form to tree Crabapples appear in late summer and persist thru winter

Sargent Crab 6 to 10ft HT - 6 to 12ft SPREAD

Snowdrift Crab

Size: 15 to 20ft HT - 15 to 20ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: pink bud to white flower

Foliage: yellow foilage

Seeds: small orange crabapples

Growth Rate: Moderate

Upright spreading round and dense form to tree Crabapples appear in late summer and persist thru winter

Snowdrift Crab 15 to 20ft HT - 15 to 20ft SPREAD

Spring Snow Crab

Size: 15 to 25ft HT - 15 to 25ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: White flower

Foliage: yellow foilage

Seeds: no crabapples

Growth Rate: Moderate

Dense oval form of tree No fruit

Spring Snow Crab 15 to 25ft HT - 15 to 25ft SPREAD

Cornelian Cherry Dogwood

Size: 15 TO 20ft HT - 15ft Spread Can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: yellow flowers

Foliage: reddish purple foilage

Seeds: Bright cherry red fruit

Growth Rate: Moderate

Useful in naturalized plantings because fruit attracts wildlife

Cornelian Cherry Dogwood 15 TO 20ft HT - 15ft Spread Can be trimmed to desired shape

Japanese Lilac Tree

Size: 20 to 30Ft HT - 15 to 25Ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: White flower

Foliage: yellow orange foilage

Seeds: seeds

Growth Rate: Moderate

Spreading branches that develop oval vase shape

Japanese Lilac Tree 20 to 30Ft HT - 15 to 25Ft SPREAD

Thornless Hawthorn

Size: 15 to 25' HT - 15-20' SPREAD

Spring Colors: White flower

Foliage: Rusty orange foliage

Seeds: red berries

Growth Rate: slow to moderate

Does not have thorns. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries stay on in winter to attracts wildlife. Native to the US

Thornless Hawthorn 15 to 25' HT - 15-20' SPREAD

Washington Hawthorn

Size: 25 to 30ft HT - 25ft SPREAD

Spring Colors: White flower

Foliage: Orange scarlet or purple foilage

Seeds: red berries

Growth Rate: Moderate

Useful in naturalized plantings because berries stay on in winter to attracts wildlife Native to the US

Washington Hawthorn 25 to 30ft HT - 25ft SPREAD

Serviceberry

Size: 15 to 25ft HT 15 to 18ft SPREAD can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: White flower

Foliage: brilliant yellow, orange or red foliage

Seeds: berries

Growth Rate: Moderate

Native to the US Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife

Serviceberry 15 to 25ft HT 15 to 18ft SPREAD can be trimmed to desired shape

Vernal Witch Hazel

Size: 6 to 10ft HT - 8-10ft Spread Can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: none

Foliage: golden yellow foilage

Seeds: small nut seeds

Growth Rate: Slow

Fragrant red and yellow flowers that bloom in late winter to early spring Native to the US

Vernal Witch Hazel 6 to 10ft HT - 8-10ft Spread Can be trimmed to desired shape

David Crab

Size: 15 to 25' HT - 15-20' SPREAD

Spring Colors: pink bud - pinkish white flower

Foliage: yellow foliage

Seeds: red crabapples

Growth Rate: Moderate

Compact round form to tree. Crabapples appear in late summer and persist thru winter.

David Crab 15 to 25' HT - 15-20' SPREAD

Amur Maple

Size: 15 to 20’ HT & SPREAD can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: Inconspicuous flowers

Foliage: Red Foliage

Seeds: Small Samaras (winged seeds)

Growth Rate: Moderate

A glorious shade tree through hot summer months with a brilliant red vision in the fall, the amur maple is a tree that can be enjoyed even in the smallest of yards. Makes a great screening.

Amur Maple 15 to 20’ HT & SPREAD can be trimmed to desired shape

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