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Shade Trees

Shade trees are usually the largest of the deciduous (trees that loose their leaves in winter) trees. As the name implies they are usually located on a property to shade and cool structures or areas. Most of the patented varieties are selected for good fall color, overall shape other desirable features.

Maple, Freeman

Maple, Freeman

Acer x freemanii
Maple, Crimson King

Maple, Crimson King

Acer Platanoides Crimson King
Maple, Autumn flame

Maple, Autumn flame

Acer Rubrum autumn flame
Maple, Norway Emerald Queen

Maple, Norway Emerald Queen

Acer platanoides Emerald Queen
Maple, Sugar Green Mountain

Maple, Sugar Green Mountain

Acer Saccharum
Buckeye ,  Ohio

Buckeye , Ohio

Aescculus glabra
Horsechestnut

Horsechestnut

Aesculus hippocastanum
Birch, River

Birch, River

Betula nigra
Hornbeam, Pyramidal European

Hornbeam, Pyramidal European

Carpinus betulus
Ash, White

Ash, White

Franxinus Americana
Ash, Cimmaron

Ash, Cimmaron

Franxinus pennsylvannica
Beech, American

Beech, American

Fagus grandiflora
Ginkgo,  Autumn Gold

Ginkgo, Autumn Gold

Ginkgo biloba
Honeylocust, Imperial

Honeylocust, Imperial

Gleditsia triacanthos
Tulip Tree

Tulip Tree

Liriodendron tulipifera
Black Gum

Black Gum

Nyssa sylvatica
Oak, White

Oak, White

Quercus alba
Oak, Shingle

Oak, Shingle

Quercus imbricaria
Oak, Bur

Oak, Bur

Quercus macrocarpa
Oak, Pin

Oak, Pin

Ouercus palustris
Oak, English

Oak, English

Quercus robur
Oak, Red

Oak, Red

Quercus rubra
Cypress, Bald

Cypress, Bald

Tacodium distichum
Linden, Greenspire

Linden, Greenspire

Tilia cordata
Elm, Valley Forge

Elm, Valley Forge

Ulmus americana
Zelkova, Green Vase

Zelkova, Green Vase

Zelkova serrata