Infill Trees

tombsyAugust 4, 2011

Hi,

I have a space roughly 37' between a Manchurian Ash and a Harvest Gold Linden along a 6" privacy fence. I am looking for some smaller trees (15-20') to infill the area.

First question. Would I get matching trees or should I get 2 different, but similar trees.

Some trees I was thinking about are Thunderchild Crab or Midnight Chokecherry. I chose these based on the purple Foliage. I am not tied to the purple foliage.

Any suggestions are welcome.

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karinl(BC Z8)

Your zone may be reducing your potential pool of responses here, as is the fact that your question is probably more suitable for the Tree forum.

I like dozens of trees, but I have no idea whether they could survive in your zone. The trees people will.

KarinL

Here is a link that might be useful: Trees Forum

    Bookmark   August 7, 2011 at 12:58AM
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inkognito

I thought the same thing Karin but it is half way a design question and half way a tree selection Q. The "purple foliage" is the design part.

    Bookmark   August 7, 2011 at 6:15PM
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gardener365(5b Illinois USA)

Suggestions:

Acer ginnala
Betula nigra
Carpinus caroliniana
Cornus alternifolia
Magnolia acuminata
Magnolia kobus
Magnolia stellata
Quercus ellipsoidalis
Sambucus canadensis
Syringa reticulata 'Ivory Silk'

Dax

    Bookmark   August 8, 2011 at 8:48AM
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