Beaverton

Updated for the 2021 growing season

Available Spring 2021

Armstrong Gold Maple

Acer rubrum ‘JFS-KW78’

Zone: 4

40′ x 12′

Full sun

Vigorous growing tree with dense, compact, upright habit. Less leggy than parent Armstrong. Bark is silver-gray and has medium green foliage that turns golden to orange in fall.

Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis

Zone: 4

20′ x 25′

Full to part sun

A wonderful small, tree whose branches are covered with light pinkish purple flowers in early spring before the leaves emerge.

Cherokee Brave Dogwood

Cornus florida ‘Comco No.1’

Zone: 5

20′ x 25′

Full sun to part shade

Broadly pyramidal, and somewhat flat topped habit. Blooms deep pink flowers before foliage emerges. Burgundy new growth turn green by summer and brilliant red in fall. Small red berries that birds love develop in fall and persists into winter.

Prairie Pink Dogwood

Cornus florida ‘Prairie Pink’

Zone: 5

20′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

Forms an upright rounded habit. Blooms light pink flowers that appear before the leaves and are followed by bright red berries. Reddish-purple fall leaf color.

Heart Throb Dogwood

Cornus kousa ‘Schmred’

Zone: 5

20′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

Forms a rounded tree with dark green foliage that turn deep red in the fall. 3-4″ long lasting, rose-pink bracts emerge after tree has leaved out.

Satomi Dogwood

Cornus kousa ‘Satomi’

Zone: 5

20′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

Forms a vase shaped to rounded canopy with dark green foliage that turn shades of red in the fall. Forms long-lasting, rose-pink bracts that emerge after tree has leaved out.

Milky Way Select Dogwood

Cornus kousa ‘Milky Way Select’

Zone: 5

15′ x 15′

Full sun to part shade

Forms an upright, vase shaped canopy with dark green foliage that turn shades of deep orange and red in the fall. Abundant bloomer of long-lasting, creamy-white bracts that emerge after tree has leaved out.

Chinese Dogwood

Cornus kousa chinensis

Zone: 5

20′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

Horizontal branching pattern with heat tolerant, dark green foliage that turn shades orange to red in the fall. Forms star-shaped, long-lasting, white bracts that emerge after tree has leaved out.

Gum Drop® Tupelo

Nyssa sylvatica ‘JFS-PN Legacy1’

Zone: 5

30′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

Dense, upright, oval form with glossy, dark green foliage that turns brilliant shades orange to red in the fall. Seedless.

Wildfire Tupelo

Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wildfire’

Zone: 5

50′ x 30′

Full sun to part shade

Pyramidal to oval form with bright red new growth that matures to glossy, dark green. Turns brilliant shades orange to red in the fall. 

American Hop-hornbeam

Ostrya virginiana

Zone: 2

35′ x 25′

Full sun to part shade

A medium sized shade tree with a rounded crown. Hop-like blooms are unique but typically unnoticed in large trees. Also commonly called Ironwood because of it’s hard wood.

Ruby Vase Persian Ironwood

Parrotia persica ‘Ruby Vase’

Zone: 5

20′ x 15′

Full sun

Forms an upright, vase shaped habit. Foliage emerges a reddish-purple maturing to a medium green. Unique, small, reddish purple flowers in winter.

Vanessa Ironwood

Parrotia persica ‘Vanessa’

Zone: 5

28′ x 14′

Full sun

Forms a tight, dense, upright habit with fine-textured foliage. Impressive fall color, ranging from orange to red.

Japanese Snowbell

Styrax japonica

Zone: 5

20′ x 20′

Full to part shade

A small rounded tree with strongly horizontal side branches that produce lovely, fragrant white flowers in spring.

Available Spring 2021 (Not Expected to Reach Caliper Till Fall 2021)

Bowhall Maple

Acer rubrum ‘Bowhall’

Zone: 3

40′ x 15′

Full sun

Moderate to fast growing while keeping a much more narrow habit than other red maples. Bright yellow to orange fall color.

Pyramidal European Hornbeam

Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’

Zone: 4

40′ x 30′

Full sun

An attractive, columnar tree with dense branches when young, spreading into a broad cone shape with age.

Frans Fontaine Hornbeam

Carpinus betulus ‘Frans Fontaine’

Zone: 5

35′ x 18′

Full sun

Tight, uniform, upright habit with bright green leaves that turn yellow-orange in fall. Small leaves and dense branching provided great screening. 

Katsura Tree

Cercidiphyllum japonicum

Zone: 4

40′ x 25′

Full to part sun

Dense rounded habit with attractive heart shaped foliage. Leaves emerge maroon then turn green. Attractive smooth silver bark. Fall leaves can have a cinnamon fragrance. 

Galaxy Magnolia

Magnolia ‘Galaxy’

Zone: 4

30′ x 15′

Full to part sun

Forms a vase shaped tree with large, sweetly fragrant, dark reddish-purple blooms.

Royal Raindrops Flowering Crabapple

Malus ‘Royal Raindrops’

Zone: 4 20′ x 15′

Full to part sun

A small upright tree that blooms magenta-pink flowers in spring that develop into persistent small red fruit. Purple foliage turns brilliant orange-red in fall.

Columnar English Oak

Quercus robur ‘Fastigiata’

Zone: 4

60′ x 20′

Full  sun

Forms a narrow, upright column with dense branching. Rich, dark green foliage with little fall color. Good tolerance of urban conditions.

Ivory Pillar Japanese Tree Lilac

Syringa reticulata ‘Ivory Pillar’

Zone: 3

20′ x 12′

Full to part sun

Forms a narrow, upright habit with dark green leaves. Blooms panicles of creamy white, airy blooms in early summer.

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