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Variety Species Cultivar Spread 15 Year Ht. Mature Ht. Life Span
Arborvitae
(Plant-A-Tree Program Only)
Thuja occidentalis Techny 6'-20' N/A 25' N/A
Aspen Populus tremuloides N/A 15'-25' N/A 60' N/A
Birch - River Clump Betula Nigra Clump form only 30'-40' 25' 80' N/A
Blue Beech or Ironwood Carpinus caroliniana N/A 20'-30' 15' 30' N/A
Tri-color Beech Fagus sylvatica Purpurea tricolor 20'-30' N/A 30-40' N/A
Baldcypress Taxodium distichum N/A 25'  25' 90' 600 years
Elm Ulmus carpinifolia x parvifolia 
Ulmus davidiana var. japonica
Ulmus carpinifolia
Frontier
Discovery
Accolade

35'-40'
30'-35' 
40'-60'

25'
25'
40'
40'
80'
N/A
Fir Abies concolor Concolor 15'-25' 15' 50' N/A
Ginkgo/Maidenhair Ginkgo biloba N/A 20'-40' 18' 80' 200 years
Hackberry Celtis occidentalis species  30'-40' 20' 60' 150 years
Honeylocust (thornless) Gleditsia triacanthos Shademaster, Skyline, Sunburst 20'-30' 15' 60' 120 years
Japanese Tree Lilac Syringa Reticulata Ivory Silk Tree Form only 12'-15' N/A 20' N/A
Juniper - upright form only Juniperus upright pryamidal form at least 15' in mature ht 15' - 20' 15' - 20' 12'-15' N/A
Kentucky Coffeetree Gymnocladus dioicus N/A 40'-50' 60' N/A
Linden - Littleleaf Tilia cordata Sterling, Norlin, Guenleven, Mongolian, Greenspire 20'-30' 15' 50' 200 years
American Linden/Basswood Tilia americiana Redmond 25'-40' 15' 75' 200 years
Maple - Red Acer rubrum Armstrong, Red Sunset 30'-50' 20' 70' N/A
Maple - Norway Acer platanoides Royal Red 30'-50' 15' 70' 100 years
Maple - Hard Sugar Acer saccharum Green Mountain, LegacyFall Fiesta, Green Column 30'-50' 20' 70' 200 years
Oak - Bur Quercus macrocarpa 40'-80' 20' 80' 200 years
Oak - Northern Red Quercus rubra Northern Red 40'-80' 20' 80' 150 years
Oak - Pin Quercus palustris N/A 30'-50' 20' 70' 100 years
Oak - columnar hybrid Quercus x warei Regal Prince or Crimson Spire 20'-25' 25' 40'-60'
Oak - Swamp White Quercus bicolor Swamp White 30'-60' 15' 60' N/A
Oak - White Quercus alba N/A 40'-80' 12' 80' 200 years
Ohio Buckeye Aesculus glabra N/A 20'-40' 20'-40' up to 80' 50-70 years
Pine - White Pinus strobus N/A 20'-40' 30' 80' 200 years
Pear Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer' or 'Cleveland' Chanticleer or Cleveland 16' to 25' 15'-25' 15' to 25' N/A
Serviceberry Tree Amerlanchier arborea Tree Form only 10'-20' 13' 25' N/A
Spruce - Black Hills Picea glauca Densata 20'-30' 15' 60' N/A
Spruce - Colorado Picea pungens Colorado Blue or Green 20'-30' 15' 60' N/A
Spruce - Norway Picea abies Norway 20'-25' N/A 60' N/A
Sycamore, American Plantanus occidentalis 75'-100' N/A 75'-100' N/A
Tulip Tree Liriodendron tuipifera 35'-50' N/A 70'-90' N/A
Turkish Filbert Corylus corlurna 15'-20' N/A 40'-50' N/A
Yellow Wood Clatrastis kentukea 40'-55' N/A 40'-50' N/A