Overcup Oak

December 8, 2018 6:50 pm Published by

The overcup oak is a long-lived, hardy shade tree that can thrive in a wide variety of soil conditions. As Read More

Nuttall Oak

December 8, 2018 6:44 pm Published by

The Nuttall oak is tolerant of many conditions, including poorly drained soils and urban sites. Its dark green leaves are Read More

Northern Red Oak

December 8, 2018 6:37 pm Published by

The northern red oak is noted for its hardiness in urban settings. In summer, the leaves are glossy, true-green, and Read More

Chestnut Oak

December 8, 2018 6:32 pm Published by

The chestnut oak thrives in dry, rocky soils and is naturally found on knolls and hilltops. The broad and lustrous Read More

Bur Oak (Mossy-cup)

December 8, 2018 6:27 pm Published by

The bur oak has an interesting textured look. Over time, the bark becomes rough and deeply furrowed. The leaves are Read More

Black Oak

December 8, 2018 6:18 pm Published by

The black oak is well adapted for dry sites and poor soils. Its leaves are lustrous, shiny green above, and Read More

Sugar Maple

December 8, 2018 6:13 pm Published by

The sugar maple’s fall colors are spectacular with vivid red, orange and yellow colors. It provides the iconic colors of Read More

Silver Maple

December 8, 2018 6:09 pm Published by

The silver maple is one of the fastest growing trees in Maryland. It needs a lot of space for its Read More

Red Maple

December 8, 2018 6:02 pm Published by

The red maple is a fast-growing shade tree with brilliant fall foliage. This hardy tree thrives in most conditions, and Read More


December 8, 2018 5:52 pm Published by

The honeylocust has an open and airy crown that provides dappled shade and allows some sunlight to reach gardens and Read More