Updated for the 2022 growing season

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.

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.

Eddies White Wonder Dogwood

Cornus nuttalli x florida ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’

Zone: 7

20′ x 15′

Full to part shade

An upright tree with layered branching pattern that blooms large, showy, white flowers in the spring and red berries in the winter.

Starlight® Dogwood

Cornus kousa × nuttallii ‘KN4-43’

Zone: 6

30′ x 20′

Full to part shade

Healthy dark green foliage complements the large, firm, creamy white flower bracts that smother its branches in late spring. This hybrid offers the upright growth habit and form of its Pacific Dogwood parent, plus the disease resistance of its Chinese Dogwood parent.

Venus Dogwood

Cornus kousa x nuttallii ‘KN 30-8’

Zone: 5

15′ x 20′

Full sun to part shade

A vigorous upright dogwood that blooms profuse, large, white blooms in spring.

Autumn Gold Ginkgo

Ginkgo biloba ‘Autumn Gold’

Zone: 4

50′ x 30′

Full to part sun

Forms a symmetrical upright branching form that becomes broad with age. Unique fan-shaped green foliage turns golden yellow in fall.

Red Baron Crabapple

Malus ‘Red Baron’

Zone: 4

20′ x 8′

Full sun

Forms a columnar growth habit with reddish-purple foliage that matures to a bronze-green. Dark red flowers form into dark red fruit that often persists through winter. Beautiful orange autumn color.

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.

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