Trees: Cultural Characteristics
Street and Urban Planting
The following species and cultivars offer the genetic plasticity to produce offspring that are better
able to adapt to a variety of environmental stresses. From these trees, tomorrow's cultivars will be
bred and selected.
Acer buergerianum
Acer campestre
Queen Elizabeth TM
Acer rubrum
Acer saccharum
'Legacy'
Acer truncatum
Betula nigra
'Heritage'
Carpinus betulas 'Columnaris', 'Fastigiata'
Chionanthus retusus
Cornus mas
Cornus officinalis
Evodia daniellii
Ginkgo biloba
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis
Koelreuteria paniculata
'September'
Maackia amurensis
Platanus xacerifolia
'Bloodgood', 'Columbia', 'Liberty', 'Yarwood', and other disease-resistant cultivars
Prunus sargentii
Pyrus calleryana
'Chanticleer' and certain other cultivars
Quercus
Sophora japonica
Taxodium distichum
Tilia
Ulmusparvifolia
Allee, Athena, 'Milliken'
Zelkova serrata 'Green Vase'