Your Landscape Site Needs

Landscape conditions vary, so choosing the best tree or shrub for your location is key.  Below we have compiled some of the best options that we have available at The Yard, for your site specific needs:

Trees & Shrubs For Wet Sites:

 Trees:

  • Acer rubrum x freemanii 'Armstrong'
  • Amelanchier canadensis
  • Amelanchier grandiflora 'Autumn Brillance'
  • Betula nigra 'Heritage Birch'
  • Chionanthus virginicus
  • Larix decidua 'Pendula'
  • Picea glauca
  • Quercus bicolor
  • Quercus palustris

 Shrubs:

  • Aronia arbutifolia
  • Kalmia latifolia
  • Ilex verticillata
  • Itea virginica 'Little Henry'
  • Magnolia stellata 'Royal Star'
  • Vaccinium cory. 'Blue Ray'
  • Viburnum dentatum

 

 


Trees & Shrubs for Dry Conditions:

Trees:

  • Carpinus betulas 'Fastigiata'
  • Cercis canadensis
  • Crataegus virdis 'Winter King'
  • Juniper chinesis 'Sea Green'
  • Malus sargentina
  • Picea glauca
  • Picea pungens
  • Quercus rubrum

 

Shrubs:

  • Chaenomeles speciosa
  • Clethra alnifolia
  • Forsythia x intermedia
  • Juniperus chinesis
  • Physocarpus opulifolius
  • Rhus aromatica 'Gro-low'
  • Rosa 'Pink Knockout'
  • Rosa rugosa 'Alba'
  • Syringa vulgaris

 

 


 

 Early Flowering Trees & Shrubs:

Trees:

  • Cercis canadensis
  • Magnolia stellata 'Royal Star'
  • Magnolia virginiana 'Moonglow'
  • Malus 'Lousia'
  • Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticeleer'

Shrubs:

  • Chaenomeles speciosa Double Take 'Orange Storm'
  • Exchorda 'Snow Day Surprise'
  • Forsythia 'Lynwood Gold'
  • Fothergilla gardenii
  • Prunus cistena
  • Viburnum burkwoodii
  • Viburnum carlesii

 


 

Trees & Shrubs for Screening & Hedging:

 Trees:

  • Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides'
  • Juniper chinesis 'Hetzii Columnaris'
  • Picea glauca 'Conica'
  • Picea pungens 'Fat Albert'
  • Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald Green'
  • Thuja occidentalis 'Holmstrup'

 Shrubs:

  • Buxus sempervirens 'Vardar Valley'
  • Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'
  • Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Chip'
  • Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'
  • Rhododendron 'Landmark'
  • Taxus densiformis

 


 

 Brillant Autumn Foliage Trees & Shrubs:

 Trees:

  • Acer trifolium
  • Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream'
  • Acer rubrum 'October Glory'
  • Amelanchier grandiflora 'Autumn Brillance'
  • Continus 'Royal Purple' (Smoke Tree)
  • Oxydendreum arboreum

Shrubs:

  • Aronia arb. 'Brillantissima'
  • Diervilla lonicera
  • Enkianthus campanulatus
  • Fothergilla gardenii
  • Itea virginica 'Little Henry'
  • Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low'

 


    Native New England Trees & Shrubs:

TREES:

  • Acer rubrum                                   
  • Amelanchier x. 'Autumn Brillance'
  • Cercis canadensis
  • Crataegus virdis
  • Picea glauca
  • Pinus strobus
  • Thuja occidentalis
  • Quercus alba

 

SHRUBS:

  • Azalea 'Lemon Drop'
  • Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'
  • Fothergilla gardenii
  • Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snow Queen'
  • Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst'
  • Juniperus horizontalis 'Bar Harbor'
  • Kalmia latifolia 'Snowdrift'
  • Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low'
  • Vaccinium cory. 'Blue Ray'
  • Viburnum dentatum