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Royal Empress Trees
Growing Zones: 7-11
•  Grows up to 12 ft. yr.
•  Fast growing shade tree
•  Fragrant blooms

Willow Hybrid
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Fastest Growing Screen
•  Grows up to 6 ft. yr.
•  Disease Resistant

Tulip Poplar
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Amazing gold foliage
•  Grows up to 6 ft. yr
•  Full yellow blooms

Weeping Willow
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Tree lover's favorite
•  Easy to grow shade tree
•  Even grows in soggy soil

Superior Hybrid Poplar
Growing Zones: 3-8
•  Grows up to 8 ft. yr.
•  Disease resistant
•  Highly adaptable

Eucalyptus Tree
Growing Zones: 8-11 outdoors
•  Grows up to 3-6 ft/yr
•  Sweet fragrance
•  Repels mosquitoes

Windmill Palm Tree
Growing Zones: 6-11
•  Cold hardy palm
•  Fast growing
•  Considered best palm

Lombardy Poplar
Growing Zones: 3-9
•  Grows up to 6 ft. yr.
•  Easy to grow
•  Great for windbreaks

Cleveland Pear Tree
Growing Zones: 5-8
•  Flowering privacy tree
•  Grows up to 3-4 ft. yr.
•  Drought tolerant

Mimosa Tree
Growing Zones: 6-10
•  Pink blooms
•  Great in any setting
•  Tons of color

October Glory Red Maple Tree
Growing Zones: 3-8
•  Fire-red fall foliage
•  Brighter than other trees
•  Very reliable color

Bloodgood Japanese Maple
Growing Zones: 5-8
•  Unique red foliage
•  Grows in shade
•  Perfect for tight spaces

Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree
Growing Zones: 9-11 outdoors
•  Repels mosquitoes
•  Multicolored trunk
•  Can grow in a container

Little Gem Magnolia
Growing Zones: 5-9
•  Little Tree, Huge Flowers
•  Multiple Uses
•  Drought Tolerant

Yoshino Cherry
Growing Zones: 5-8
•  Star of the DC Cherry Festival each spring
•  Perfect for rows

Ginkgo Tree
Growing Zones: 3-9
•  Beautiful yellow blooms
•  Stunning color
•  Maintenance free!

Wax Myrtle
Growing Zones: 7-11
•  Grows up to 5 ft. / year
•  Tolerates poor soil
•  Unique fragrance

American Red Maple Tree
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Fast growing maple
•  Disease resistant
•  A great tree for shade

Newport Flowering Plum
Growing Zones: 4-10
•  White spring flowers
•  Purple autumn foliage
•  Grows anywhere

Crimson King Maple
Growing Zones: 4-7
•  Incredible foliage
•  Easy to grow
•  Dense tree for shade

Sweetbay Magnolia
Growing Zones: 5-10
•  Showy white flowers
•  Spring & summer blooms
•  Easy to grow

Golden Raintree
Growing Zones: 5-9
•  Unique yellow flowers
•  Can grow in hot climates
•  Grows almost anywhere

Heritage River Birch
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Fast growing shade tree
•  Easy to grow
•  Very Adaptable

Weeping Japanese Maple 'Viridis'
Growing Zones: 5-8
•  Green Summer Foliage
•  Red foliage in the fall
•  Low Maintenance

Royal Purple Smoke Tree
Growing Zones: 5-9
•  Grown as a shrub or small tree
•  Easy to grow
•  Plume-like clusters

Corkscrew Willow
Growing Zones: 4-8
•  Ornamental tree with a twist
•  Thrives in almost any growing condition
•  Very fast grower

Coral Bark Japanese Maple
Growing Zones: 5-8
•  Great for Small Lots
•  Unique Green Foliage
•  Low Maintenance

Elliot Pecan Tree
Growing Zones: 6-9
•  Produces tons of pecans
•  Renowned rich flavor
•  Extremely drought tolerant

Pawnee Pecan Tree
Growing Zones: 6-9
•  Large, sweet pecans
•  Produces tons of nuts
•  Drought tolerant

Dura Heat® River Birch
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Grows up to 3 feet a year
•  Both cold hardy and heat tolerant
•  Multiple seasons of brilliant color

Royal Poinciana Tree
Growing Zones: 8-11
•  Tons of bright red blooms
•  Grows up to 5ft per year
•  A fast growing shade tree

Lemon Eucalyptus Tree
Growing Zones: 9-11 outdoors
•  Perfect for containers
•  Sweet citrus aroma
•  Beautiful colors all year

Ylang Ylang Tree
Growing Zones: 9-11 outdoors
•  Incredibly fragrant blooms
•  Blooms all year
•  Grows indoors

Shade Trees

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!