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Trees Tolerant of Wet Soils

Acer x freemani 'Jeffersred' (Autumn Blaze Maple) :: Not excessively wet soils :: 35' tall x 35' wide :: Rapid grower

Acer saccharinum (Silver Maple) :: 50' tall x 40' wide :: Fast grower

Amelanchier (Serviceberry) :: 15-20' tall x 15'-20'' wide :: Available in clump form or single stem :: Medium grower

Betula nigra (River Birch) :: 40-70' tall x 30-50' wide :: Available in clump form or single stem :: Medium-fast grower

Carpinus (Hornbeam) :: 20-30' tall x 20-30' wide :: Slow-medium grower

Celtis (Hackberry) :: 30-40' tall x 30' wide :: Medium grower

Crateaegus (Hawthorn) :: Not excessively wet soils :: 20-30' tall x 20-30' wide :: Medium grower

Gleditsia (Honeylocust) :: 50-60' tall x 40-50' wide :: Fast grower

Gymnocladus (Kentucky Coffee Tree) :: 50' tall x 30' wide :: Medium to fast grower

Liguidambar (Sweetgum) :: Depends on variety, 40-60' tall x 18-25' wide :: Medium grower

Malus (Crabapple) :: Not excessively wet soils :: Wide range of sizes, depends on variety :: Medium-fast grower

Metasequoisa (Dawn Redwood) :: 70-80' tall x 25' wide :: Medium grower

Nyssa (Black Gum) :: 35' tall x 20' wide :: Slow grower

Picea (Spruce) :: Not excessively wet soils :: Wide range of sizes, depends on variety :: Slow-medium grower

Pinus nigra (Austrian Pine) :: Not excessively wet soils :: 50-60' tall x 40' wide :: Medium-fast grower

Platanus x acerifolia (London Plane Tree) :: 90' tall x 60-70' wide :: Fast grower

Pyrus (Pear) :: Not excessively wet soils :: 30-35' tall x 20-25' wide :: Fast grower

Quercus bicolor (Swamp White Oak) :: 50-60' tall x 40-60' wide :: Slow-medium grower

Quercus macrocarpa (Bur Oak) :: 60-80' tall x 60-80' wide :: Slow-medium grower

Salix (Willow) :: 30' tall x 40' wide :: Fast grower

Taxodium (Bald Cypress) :: 50-70' tall x 20-30' wide :: Medium grower

Ulmus (Elm) :: Not excessively wet soils ::Depends on the variety, 50-70' tall x 30-60' wide :: Medium-fast grower

 

 

 

While we strive for complete and correct information, not all plants grow true to their form and can not be guaranteed to grow as described.

 

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