American Beech

December 7, 2018 9:38 pm Published by

American beech are not available through the Tree Montgomery Shade Tree program. This tree profile is for information only. The Read More

American Basswood

December 7, 2018 9:38 pm Published by

The basswood, or American linden, is well adapted for large backyards and open spaces. It has a uniform and rounded Read More

Willow Oak

December 5, 2018 1:50 am Published by

The willow oak is often planted along streets and in parks because of its size, fast growth, and resistance to Read More

Eastern White Pine

December 5, 2018 12:14 am Published by

The eastern white pine is an evergreen with long blueish-green needles and long narrow cones without spines. Beneath the tree, Read More

Loblolly Pine

December 4, 2018 10:23 pm Published by

The loblolly pine is a fast-growing southern pine tree that tolerates a wide range of soil conditions. It develops a Read More

Shortleaf Pine

December 4, 2018 10:13 pm Published by

The shortleaf pine is a fast-growing southern pine tree that is extremely tolerant of harsh sites. As its name implies, Read More


December 4, 2018 9:59 pm Published by

The sweetgum is well adapted to Maryland and thrives in many different environments. The tree features unique, star-shaped leaves that Read More

London Planetree

December 4, 2018 9:54 pm Published by

The London planetree is a hybrid between the American sycamore and the Oriental planetree. As early as the 1600s in Read More

American Sycamore

December 4, 2018 9:22 pm Published by

The American sycamore is one of the largest trees native to Maryland. It has broad leaves, unique seed balls, and Read More

Tupelo (black gum)

November 28, 2018 11:10 pm Published by

The black tupelo is also known as the blackgum, sourgum, or Pepperidge tree. It is a highly adaptable tree, growing Read More