Sweetgum

Introduction A popular medium-large ornamental tree, the Sweetgum is distinguished by its distinctive leaves and burr-ball fruit. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. More detail: American sweetgums’s Tree of the Month. Common Name American sweetgum Latin Name Liquidambar styraciflua Leaf Glossy leaves arranged in a five, sometimes seven, pointed star shape Flower [...]

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Honey locust

Introduction The honeylocust is a fast-growing tree with very fragrant flowers and is unique in the way that thorns adorn large portions of the trunk. The honeylocust provides decent shade as well. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. If you’d like help with the planting, check out our RiverSmart Homes program. More [...]

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Live Oak

Introduction Sometimes regarded as a symbol of the southern United States, the grand live oak has an immense shade area that makes it well-loved as a gathering and resting place. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. If you’d like help with the planting, check out our RiverSmart Homes program. Common Name Live [...]

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Water Oak

Introduction A favorite nesting tree for plenty of animals, the water oak enjoys growing near rivers and lakes but can be planted in other types of soil. With proper care and maintenance these trees can grow to a magnificent height and provide significant value to the area. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree [...]

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White Oak

Introduction An outstanding shade tree, the wide and large white oak is known for its high-quality wood and impressive stature. Historically significant to the birth and formation of the United States, the white oak is a cultural and aesthetic asset to any public or private space. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. [...]

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American Linden

Introduction The American linden tree is known for its large and generously apportioned leaves as well as its soft and pliable bark that make it a favorite of landscapers and woodworkers. Its flowers also help to create a delectable honey. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. More detail: American linden as our [...]

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Southern Magnolia

Introduction A tree known for its beautiful flowers and elegant size, the southern magnolia is a delight to see and care for, as they are naturally adaptable and thrive in an urban setting. This tree is eligible for a $100 Tree Rebate. More detail: Southern Magnolia’s Tree of the Month. Common Name Southern magnolia Latin [...]

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London Planetree

Introduction The London planetree contributes greatly to the urban forest due to its large size and its adaptability to city life. Not only that, but the unique and interesting properties of its bark and branches make it a highly desired urban tree as well. This tree is eligible for a $50 Tree Rebate. If you’d [...]

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