A guide for using native trees and shrubs to increase diversity and improve habitat
Use this list as a guide when selecting trees for your project.
Recommended Tree Species for Windbreaks
Recommended Shade Trees- Dense Shading
Recommended Shade Trees- Sparse to Moderate Shading
Tree Selection Aid: For linear sites with overhead power lines
Tree Selection Aid: For linear sites without overhead power lines
Acquiring quality nursery stock is key to ensuring long-term success of each tree – whether you’re a homeowner purchasing a single tree for your yard or a volunteer purchasing several trees for a project.
There are many factors to consider when selecting trees. What might work well at one location in your community may not be appropriate at another.
Pollinators need a diverse mix of blooming flowers all through the growing season for forage (April-October). Native tree and shrub species provide some of the first food sources for pollinatorsContinue reading “Trees and Shrubs for Pollinators”