Measure the width of the planting space from the inside of the curb to the edge of the sidewalk. Use this list for 4.0 to 5.9 foot wide planting spaces WITH high voltage power lines. Trees on this list are generally 20 - 35 ft (height) x 15 - 30 ft (width) at maturity.
(height x width)
|30 x 25||native|
|This native tree performs best in part to full shade. Provides small black fruit that are a favorite with birds. Leaves turn golden in fall.|
|25 x 25||flowers||Attractive, orchid-like flowers mature into long, slender seedpods.|
xChitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn'
|30 x 30||flowers||Pale pink flowers appear in summer and last for several months. A tough and drought tolerant tree.|
30 x 15
White flowers appear in May followed by crabapples. Brilliant shades of yellow, orange, purple, and scarlet fall color.
Muskogee Crape Myrtle
Natchez Crape Myrtle
Tuscarora Crape Myrtle
20 x 20
Showy flowers bloom late in summer: pink-purple for Muskogee and Tuscarora; white for Natchez. Interesting exfoliating bark.
Eddie's White Wonder Dogwood
35 x 20
30 x 20
Hybrid dogwoods selected for large, white flower bracts and disease resistance. Red to purple-red fall color.
20 x 25
In late spring, magnificent clusters of fragrant white fringe-like flowers cover the branch tips.
Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga'
|35 x 30||fall color||Distinctive fishtail shaped leaves turn a striking gold in fall. Ginkgo is very tolerant of pollution and tough conditions. Nearly pest-free. Fruitless.|
30 x 25
Long clusters of yellow flowers bloom in mid-summer and form lantern-like seed capsules. Leaves change from red-copper in spring to green in summer and yellow-orange in fall.
|25 x 20||wildlife|
|Large clusters of white flowers are followed by orange-red fruit. The glossy green leaves stay on the tree late into fall.|
30 x 25
Fruit clusters look like hop flowers. Pest resistant and drought tolerant. Bright orange-gold fall color.
Firespire® American Hornbeam
Native Flame® American Hornbeam
30 x 25
Slow growing, tough tree with an unusual fluted trunk. Fall color ranges from yellow to orange to red.
Ruby Vase® Persian Ironwood
Vanessa Persian Ironwood
35 x 20
An upright, narrow cultivar with brilliant yellow, orange and red fall colors. Exfoliating bark exhibits a mosaic of green, white, and brown.
|Summer Sprite® Linden|
Tilia cordata 'Halka'
|20 x 15||fall color||A small-form linden cultivar with glossy green, heart-shaped leaves. Tiny, yellow, fragrant flowers appear in early summer.|
|30 x 25||flowers|
|A tough tree that grows well in poor soils. Produces small white flower clusters in mid-summer. Golden fall color.|
Victoria Southern Magnolia
30 x 20
Large fragrant spring flowers appear in late spring: luminous pale yellow for Elizabeth and brilliant pink-purple for Galaxy.
Large lemon-scented creamy white flowers appear in spring. Semi-evergreen leaves are bright green above and silver below.
Large fragrant creamy white flowers appear in late spring. The glossy, evergreen leaves have cinnamon-brown and fuzzy undersides.
|White Shield Osage-orange|
Maclura pomifera 'White Shield'
|35 x 35||fall color||A thornless and fruitless osage orange variety with glossy green leaves that turn orange in fall. Once established, it is heat and drought tolerant.|
30 x 25
Highly tolerant of hot, dry summers once established. Striking fall color is yellow, orange, and red.
|35 x 25||wildlife|
|Sweet, fragrant white flowers are a bee favorite. The flowers, fruit, and flower stalk are edible and taste like raisins.|
30 x 30
Abundant pink-purple flowers cover the tree in early spring, followed by heart-shaped leaves.
Emerald Pagoda Japanese Snowbell
Snow Charm® Japanese Snowbell
Pink Chimes Japanese Snowbell
25 x 20
For Japanese Snowbells: Fragrant light pink or white flowers appear in late spring to early summer and produce small white fruits.
For Bigleaf Snowbell: Loose chains of fragrant white flowers appear in late spring and produce small white fruits.
|Gum Drop® Tupelo|
Nyssa sylvatica 'JFS-PN Legacy1'
|30 x 20||fall color||A compact, upright tupelo cultivar. Glossy dark green leaves turn bright red in autumn leaves. Fruitless.|
|City Sprite® Japanese Zelkova|
Zelkova serrata 'JFS-KW1'
|25 x 20||fall color||Compact, dense tree grows well in tight spaces. Leaves turn brilliant orange, bronze, red, and purple in the fall.|