Understory Tree

evenmacJuly 23, 2012

What is the best understory tree that will get some sun, some will have morning sun and some afternoon late. We are looking for a tree that will fill in under trees that are tall and losing their lower branches and one that will give us some level of privacy.

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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Maybe Cornus alternifolia, if it never gets too hot and dry there.

    Bookmark   July 24, 2012 at 4:54PM
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drtygrl

amelanchier, japanese maple are other options.
i like boy's suggestion too.

    Bookmark   July 24, 2012 at 5:07PM
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