Good Tree for small yard?
I need a good tree for a small yard with not so good soil.
I live in a development that was basically built on top of fill with no top soil. It takes hours to dig a hole, and you end up with a pile of huge rocks, clay and fill dirt when it's all said and done. Of course I'm going to make the hole extra big and fill it with good soil. I assume when the tree gets big it's roots are going to venture into the low quality soil. There is also a PVC sewer line from my house to the street about 13 feet away from the spot I'm planning to plant it.
I've been thinking: