Measure the width of the planting site from the inside of the curb to the edge of the sidewalk. Use this list for 6.0 to 8.4 foot wide planting spaces without high voltage power lines. Other types of overhead wires are okay to plant under unless specified. Trees on this list are generally 40 - 75 ft (height) x 30 - 55 ft (width) at maturity.
(height x width)
|65 x 30||fall color||Deciduous conifer. Feathery foliage turns orange/cinnamon in fall.|
Rivers Purple Beech
60 x 50
Grand, stately tree with smooth, silver-grey bark. 'Asplenifolia' features interesting leaf shape, while 'Atropurpurea' and 'Riversii' have summer leaves in shades of purple.
Catalpa xerubescens 'Purpurea'
|45 x 45||wildlife flowers||Fast growing tree with big leaves and large clusters of white and purple, orchid-like flowers. New leaves appear purple.|
|50 x 30||wildlife flowers||Fast growing tree with very large leaves and large clusters of white and purple, orchid-like flowers.|
|70 x 50||wildlife||Faster growing, stout tree which develops deeply ridged bark with age. Edible chestnuts ripen in October.|
Espresso™ Kentucky Coffeetree
True North™ Kentucky Coffeetree
60 x 40
Large, double-compound leaves give a tropical appearance during summer months. Straight species will produce seed pods. Cultivars are seedless.
His Majesty Cork Tree
Eyestopper® Cork Tree
40 x 35
fall color unique bark
Stout, medium-sized fruitless cultivars with corky bark and brilliant yellow fall color.
|50 x 35||evergreen unique bark||A slow growing, rare evergreen conifer native to southern Oregon.|
|June Snow® Giant Dogwood|
Cornus controversa 'June Snow-JFS'
|40 x 30||wildlife flowers fall color||Wide spreading dogwood with large, white clusters of flowers. Blue to black clusters of fruit in late summer. Bright orange to red fall color.|
|50 x 30||fall color part shade||Medium sized, spreading tree with delicate white flower bracts that resemble doves fluttering in the springtime breeze.|
Jefferson American Elm
Valley Forge American Elm
65 x 55
Classic American elm form with faster growth rate, glossy green leaves turning yellows in the fall. These cultivars selected for good Dutch elm disease resistance.
|60 x 50||fall color||Asian elm hybrid with moderate growth rate, classic elm shape and yellow fall foliage. Resistant to Dutch elm disease.|
Ulmus 'Morton Glossy'
|55 x 45||fall color||Asian elm cultivar, with moderate growth rate, initially upright becoming more vase shaped with age.|
|50 x 40||fall color||Larger form Asian elm cultivar with moderate growth rate, dark green leaves, exceptional yellow fall foliage. Drought, pest and Dutch elm disease resistant.|
50 x 30
|wildlife||Tough and attractive tree. Does well in a variety of soil and environmental conditions. Resistant to heat, drought and pests.|
|50 x 30||evergreen||Slower growing, pyramidal conifer with dark green bristly needles covering branches and twigs for an interesting visual effect.|
Autumn Gold Ginkgo Biloba
Magyar Ginkgo Biloba
Shangri-La Ginkgo Biloba
45 x 35
Slow growing but unique and elegant tree with golden yellow fall color. These fruitless cultivars are the right size for medium planting strips.
|50 x 45||wildlife fall color unique bark||Faster growing and adaptable to poor soil conditions. Yellow fall color and interesting rough corky bark with age.|
45 x 40
Fast growing, thornless cultivars with bright yellow fall color. Very tolerant of poor soils. 'Chrisistie' produces seed pods.
Pyramidal European Hornbeam
40 x 25
Slower growing, yet long-lived tree with silvery gray bark and bronze-yellow fall color. Tolerant of poor soil conditions.
|60 x 20||evergreen||Aromatic evergreen conifer with a naturally narrow form. Grows best in full sun with well drained soil.|
|50 x 30||fall color part shade||Heart shaped leaves turn gold, orange, red and smell like cotton candy in the fall. Fares better with moist, well drained soil and a site with partial shade as bark is susceptible to sunscald.|
|Redmond American Linden|
Tilia americana 'Redmond'
|45 x 35||fall color||Strong pyramidal form. Heart-shaped leaves are dark green in summer and yellow in fall.|
|Greenspire® Littleleaf Linden|
Tilia cordata 'PNI 6025'
|50 x 40||fall color||Moderate with pyramidal form and yellow fall foliage.|
Tilia tomentosa 'Sterling'
|45 x 35||fall color||Fast growing with silver green foliage.|
|60 x 60||evergreen wildlife||Broadleaf evergreen with bay-like scent. Native to southern Oregon.|
|50 x 40||wildlife fall color||Fast growing oak with uniquely shaped shiny green leaves turning yellows in the fall.|
|Swamp White Oak|
|60 x 50||wildlife||Moderate growing oak with leaves turning yellow, bronze, and red in the fall. Bark becomes deeply furrowed with age.|
|45 x 40||evergreen wildlife||Faster growing, evergreen oak with holly-like leaves and excellent drought tolerance.|
|Canyon Live Oak|
|55 x 30||evergreen wildlife||Faster growing, evergeen oak with excellent drought resistance.|
|60 x 45||wildlife fall color||Slower growing oak which displays brilliant shades of bright scarlet fall color.|
|Forest Green® Oak|
Quercus frainetto 'Schmidt'
|55 x 30||wildlife||Glossy deep green summer foliage and amber colored fall color.|
|Oregon White Oak|
|65 x 45||native wildlife||Native, slow-growing oak which eventually develops a capacious crown and a stately presence.|
|50 x 35||evergreen wildlife||Faster growing with lance-shaped leaves are silvery white below and dark green above.|
|50 x 50||evergreen wildlife||Faster growing evergreen oak with holly-like leaves and excellent drought tolerance.|
|California Black Oak|
|60 x 45||wildlife fall color||Faster growing oak with golden fall color.|
|50 x 40||wildlife||Large, spreading canopy and picturesque twisting limbs.|
|50 x 45||wildlife||Faster growing with dark green foliage.|
|50 x 40||wildlife fall color||Faster growing with bronze fall foliage.|
|55 x 50||evergreen wildlife||Semi-evergreen with bluish green foliage.|
|75 x 55||wildlife fall color||Faster growing with red, copper, bronze fall foliage.|
|60 x 60||evergreen wildlife||Fast growing evergreen oak with thick, corky bark.|
|Southern Live Oak|
|70 x 70||evergreen wildlife||Majestic, long-lived evergreen tree.|
|Interior Live Oak|
|50 x 40||evergreen wildlife||Evergreen, slow growing, heat and drought tolerant.|
|65 x 40||wildlife flowers||Faster growing when young. Attractive compound foliage and fragrant late summer flowers.|
Bloodgood London Planetree
Columbia London Planetree
Liberty London Planetree
Exclamation™ London Planetree
Yarwood London Planetree
55 x 40
Fast growing with a stout trunk displaying bark peeling in colorful patches of cream, brown and grey. These cultivars are anthracnose resistant. Requires ample growing space from root to shoot.
|75 x 30||fall color||Deciduous relative to coast redwood. Needles turn yellow to orange before dropping in the fall.|
|Hardy Rubber Tree|
|40 x 40||-||Attractive glossy green foliage. Excellent resistance to insects and disease.|
|40 x 35||flowers fall color||Clusters of bell-shaped white flowers with light yellow fall color.|
|40 x 30||evergreen||Broadleaf evergreen native to southern Oregon with acorn-like fruit.|
Afterburner® Black Tupelo
Red Rage® Black Tupelo
Sheri's Cloud Black Tupelo
Wildfire Black Tupelo
40 x 25
wildlife fall color
Great street tree with glossy green leaves and brilliant deep red and bright orange fall foliage.
Juglans regia 'Carpathian'
|50 x 50||wildlife unique bark||A noble tree with distinctive silver-grey bark, aromatic leaves, and edible nuts.|
|40 x 40||flowers fall color||Clusters of fragrant white flowers in spring. Yellow foliage in fall.|
|Green Vase® Japanese Zelkova|
Zelkova serrata 'Green Vase'
|40 x 30||fall color unique bark||Moderate growing tree with vivid orange fall color, patchy grey, orange, brown trunk and graceful vase shape.|