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    Small Trees

    AMUR MAPLE
    HEDGE MAPLE

    SERVICEBERRY
    THORNLESS HAWTHORNE
    EASTERN REDBUD
    SUGAR TYME CRABAPPLE
    CENTURION CRABAPPLE
    ACCOLADE CHERRY
    CANADA RED CHERRY
    JAPANESE TREE LILAC

     
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    Medium Trees

    AMERICAN HORNBEAM
    GOLDENRAIN TREE
    CALLERY PEAR
    HACKBERRY
    GINKGO
    VILLAGE GREEN ZELKOVA

     
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    Large Trees

    SUGAR MAPLE
    FREEMAN MAPLE
    LITTLE LEAF LINDEN
    SWAMP WHITE OAK
    RED OAK
    BURR OAK
    KENTUCKY COFFEE TREE
    HOMSTEAD ELM
    LONDON PLANETREE

     
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    Tree Planting Policy

    TREE PLANTING POLICY

     
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    Forestry FAQ's

    FORESTRY FAQ's

     
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    Forestry Overview

    FORESTRY OVERVIEW

     
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    Permits

    pdf icon TREE PLANTING PERMIT
    pdf icon TREE REMOVAL/PRUNING PERMIT

     
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    SMALL TREES (Under wires and growing spaces 4 - 6 feet wide)
    Amur Maple 
    (Acer ginnala)
    Height: 18-25 feet
    Spread: 15-20 feet
    Form: Round, upright, dense
    Fall color: orange/red
    amur maple
    Hedge Maple  
    (Acer campestre)
    Height: 25-35 feet
    Spread: 20-35 feet
    Form: Round, dense
    Fall color: Yellow

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    hedge maple

    Serviceberry  
    (Amelachier canadensis)
    Height: 20-25 feet
    Spread: 10-15 feet
    Form: conical, spreading
    Fall color: orange/red
    Attractive white flowers and abundant fruit

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    service berry
    Thornless Hawthorne  
    (Crataegus crus-galli var. inermis)
    Height: 15-20 feet
    Spread: 20-25 feet
    Form: round, dense
    Fall color: orange/purplish-red
    Attractive white flowers and reddish fruit

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    hawthorne

    Eastern Redbud  
    (Cercis Canadensis)
    Height: 25 - 30 feet
    Spread: 25 - 35 feet
    Form: broadly ovate, becoming flat-topped
    Fall Color: yellow
    Heart shaped leaves and attractive pink flowers

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    Sugar Tyme Crabapple  
    (Malus 'Sugar Tyme')
    Height: 16 - 20 feet
    Spread: 14 - 16 feet
    Form: broadly ovate
    Fall Color: No distinctive color
    Attractive flowers emerging pink and turning white

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    sugar tyme crabapple

    Centurion Crabapple
    (Malus 'Centurion)
    Height: 15-20 feet
    Spread: 14 - 18 feet
    Form: broadly ovate
    Fall color: No distinctive color
    Attractive red flowers

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    Canada Red Cherry
    (Prunus virginiana 'Canada Red Select')
    Height: 20-30 feet
    Spread: 15-20 feet
    Form: Ovate, upright
    Fall color: Leaves emerge green and 
    change to a deep purple
    White spring flowers, small purple fruit

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    canada red cherry

    Accolade Cherry  
    (Prunus 'Accolade)
    Height: 30 - 40 feet
    Spread: 25 - 35 feet
    Form: open and spreading
    Fall Color: No distinguishing color
    Attractive rosy-pink flowers

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    accolade cherry

    Japanese Tree Lilac
    (Syringa reticulata)
    Height: 20-25 feet
    Spread: 15-20 feet
    Form: round to ovate
    Fall color: no notable color
    White flower clusters in late spring

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    japanese tree lilac
    MEDIUM TREES ( growing spaces 6 - 10 feet wide)

    American hornbeam
    (Carpinus caroliniana)
    Height: 20-35 feet
    Spread: 20-35 feet
    Form: Ovate or broadly columnar
    Fall color: yellow, orange, and dark red

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    american hornbeam

    Goldenrain Tree 
    (Koelreuteria paniculata)
    Height: 25-40 feet
    Spread: 25-40 feet
    Form: rounded, broad
    Fall color: Yellow
    Numerous bright yellow flowers mid summer

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    golden rain tree

    Callery Pear
    (Pyrus calleryana)
    Height: 30-50 feet
    Spread: 25-30 feet
    Form: rounded, pyramidal
    Fall color: gold/red to plum
    Showy white flowers, very hardy

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    callery pear tree

    Hackberry 
    (Celtis occidentalis)
    Height: 40-50 feet
    Spread: 30-35 feet
    Form: Pyramidal, open
    Fall color: yellow
    Hardy, adapts to urban conditions

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    hackberry tree

    Ginkgo  
    (Ginkgo biloba)
    Height: 50-60 feet
    Spread: 25-30 feet
    Form: Irregular, upright, open
    Fall color: bright yellow
    Fan shaped leaves, male trees only

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    Village Green Zelkova 
    (Zelkova serrata 'Village Green')
    Height: 50-60 feet
    Spread: 50-60 feet
    Form: Broad and vase-shaped
    Fall color: Rusty Red

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    LARGE TREES (growing spaces > 10 feet wide)
    Sugar Maple  (Acer saccarum)
    Height: 60-80 feet
    Spread: 40-70 feet
    Form: ovate, ascending branches
    Fall color: brilliant yellow, orange or red
    Need large growing area

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    sugar maple tree

    Freeman Maple
    (Acer freemanii)
    Height: 50 - 55 feet
    Spread: 40 - 45 feet
    Form: Broadl oval
    Fall Color: Bright Red


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    Little Leaf Linden  
    (Tilia cordata)
    Height: 60-80 feet
    Spread: 35-55 feet
    Form: conical when young changing to ovate
    Fall color: yellow-green
    Dense shade tree with very fragrant flowers

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    little leaf linden tree

    Swamp White Oak  
    (Quercus bicolor)
    Height: 60-80 feet
    Spread: 50-80 feet
    Form: Broad open crown, descending lower branches
    Fall color: yellow-brown
    Requires ample growing space

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    swamp white oak tree

    Red Oak  
    (Quercus rubra)
    Height: 70-80 feet
    Spread: 35-55 feet
    Form: Rounded dense, up curved branches
    Fall color: reddish or golden brown
    Hard tree, requires ample growing space

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    red oak
    Burr Oak
    (Quercus macrocarpa)
    Height: 70-75 feet
    Spread: 40 - 45' feet
    Form: Rounded
    Fall color: yellow-brown
    Requires ample growing space
    burr oak tree

    Kentucky Coffee Tree 
    (Gymnocladus diocicus)
    Height: 70-80 feet
    Spread: 30-40 feet
    Form: Oval crown, ascending branches
    Fall color: yellow
    Distinctive tree with 4-10" pods

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    kentucky coffee tree

    Homstead Elm  
    (Ulmus parvifolia)
    Height: 60 feet
    Spread: 35 - 45 feet
    Form: Oval, arching with age
    Fall color: golden yellow
    Rapid growth rate

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    Homstead elm tree

    London Planetree  
    (Platanus x acerifolia)
    Height: 70 - 80 feet
    Spread: 55 -65 feet
    Form: broadly ovate
    Fall color: yellow-brown
    Distinctive patchy olive-green, creamy gray, and brown bark

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