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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


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


 
Autumn Blaze Red Maple Tree
Growing Zones: 3-8
•  Fastest growing maple
•  Resists insects & disease
•  Award winning foliage


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


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


 
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


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


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


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!


 
American Sycamore
Growing Zones: 4-9
•  Grows up to 6 ft. yr.
•  Symmetrical growth
•  Grows almost anywhere


 
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


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


 
Sawtooth Oak
Growing Zones: 5-9
•  Fastest growing oak
•  Very adaptable
•  Easy to grow


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


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


 
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


Green Gable™ Black Gum Tree
Growing Zones: 3-9
•  Fire Red in Fall
•  Low-Maintenance
•  Disease Resistant


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!