Available Tree Species – Community Roots

HOME OWNERS – Below you will find species that have been offered in the past. Click on the species name for details about the tree to learn more.  As of 9/29/17 the Home Owner program is closed–all of our trees for 2017 have been claimed.  

COMMUNITY GROUPS – In addition to those listed below, other species may be available to  community groups depending on availability and site conditions. Please list preferred species on your application when available. The application deadline for the 2017 group program was 8/31.  We will work with you to determine if we are able to provide other species.

Acer rubrum – Red Maple

Amelanchier canadensis – Serviceberry

Betula nigra – River Birch

Cersis canadensis – Redbud

Chionanthus virginicus – Fringe Tree

Cornus florida – Dogwood

Diospyros virginiana – Common Persimmon 

(Persimmon is not available as a street tree)

Ilex opaca – American Holly

Juniperus virginia – Eastern Red Cedar

Liriodendron tulipifera – Tulip Poplar

Magnolia virginiana – Sweetbay Magnolia

Nyssa sylvatica – Black Gum