You are in Growing Zone:Click here for plants perfect for your zone
cannot find zip code, please re-enter
We’d all love a tall, stately shade trees for the backyard. But who has forty years to spare waiting for one to grow? Well, consider the wait over! Our fast growing shade trees will provide a wealth of shade for those hot summer days in record time!
Our fastest growing shade tree is the Royal Empress Tree, otherwise known as the Paulownia Tree. We've grown ours an amazing 18 ft. in the first year! If you're looking for a quick source of shade, this is the tree for you.
Whether you are looking for a traditional Oak or Sycamore, or for a colorful Red Maple or Tulip Poplar, we have the ideal shade tree for you! And a fantastic rate of growth is not the only thing to love about these shade trees! Each tree for sale has its own impressive list of attributes, such as drought tolerance, disease/pest resistance, and soil adaptability. Check out each tree to find its many benefits! Here are just a few to get you started…
Red Maple Trees – Gorgeous fall color adds to the shade benefits of the Red Maple. With a wide range of zones, these thrive almost anywhere. Pest/disease resistance and cold hardiness ensure ease of care. Four beautiful varieties to choose from!
Poplars – Traditional green or autumn season golden-yellow! Hybrid Poplars will grow up to 8 ft. a year, and are excellent trees for shade! Soil adaptability and wide range of zones make it a great selection for just about anywhere. The Tulip Poplar is famous for its golden fall color. Grows up to 6ft. a year! Pest and disease resistant, too!
Sawtooth Oak – The fastest-growing, most popular Oak tree! Resistance to pests/diseases and tolerant of most climate conditions!
Sycamore Trees – The American Sycamore grows up to 6 ft. a year! And it grows almost anywhere… adaptable to various types of soil, tolerant of many climates!