Sweet Olive

Sweet Olive

20′
Small Fragrant Flowers
(Not Noticeable to Everyone)
Slow Growing
(Often Planted too Close to Foundations)

Sasanqua Camellia

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8′
Many Varieties
Excellent Show of Flowers in Winter

Japanese Yew

Japanese Yew

20′
Often Used as a Hedge
Unusually Narrow Leaves

Wild Plum

WIld Plum

Taiwan Flowering Cherry

Taiwan Flowering Cherry

Styrax (Snowbell)

Snowbell

12′
Should be Planted as an Understory Tree

Peach Tree

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Parkinsonia

Parkinsonia

Lily Magnolia

Lily Magnolia

Flowering Cherry

Flowering Cherry

20′
Fall Color
Short Lived in New Orleans

Common Pear

Common Pear

Bigleaf Magnolia

Bigleaf Magnolia

Southern Magnolia

Southern Magnolia

50′
Dense Foliage and Root System
Makes Growing Under the Trees Difficult

A Large, Low Growing Tree
Not Suited For Most Locations

Southern Live Oak

liveoak

50′
This is a Low Growing and Spreading Form

Slash Pine

Slash Pine

75′
This is a Tall, Thin Grower Produces Excellent Mulch
Better Choice Than Loblolly

Shortleaf Pine

Shortleaf Pine

Longleaf Pine

Longleaf Pine

Loblolly Pine

Loblolly Pine

Cryptomeria

Crytomeria

Afghan Pine

afghan pine

Spruce Pine

Spruce Pine

Sweet Bay Magnolia

Sweet Bay Magnolia

30′
Foliage Thins in Winter
Fragrant White Flowers in Late Spring

Red Bay

Red bay

Eastern Red Cedar

Eastern Red Cedar

Deodor Cedar

Deodor Cedar

35′

China Fir

China Fir

Camphor Tree

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American Holly

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Yaupon

Yaupon

15′
Attractive Translucent Berries

Wax Leaf Ligustrum

Wax Leaf Ligustrum

Tree Ligustrum

Tree Ligustrum

Loquat

loquat

Japanese Evergreen Oak

Japanese Evergreen Oak

Japanese Black Pine

Japanese Black Pine

20′
Good Accent Tree

Savannah Holly

Savannah Holly

18′
A Single Trunk Makes a
More Narrow Screen

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus

Dwarf Magnolia, Little Gem

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Well Suited as a Screen
Will Handle Regular Pruning
Attractive Fragrant Flowers

Cherry Laurel

Cherry Laurel

Dwarf Burford Holly

Burford Holly

6′
Makes a Dense, Small Hedge

Banana Shrub

banana-shrub

Willow Oak

Willow Oak

White Oak

White Oak

75′
This is an Excellent Oak Variety
Needs Room to Grow

Water Oak

Water Oak

Tulip Tree

Tulip Tree

Sycamore

Sycamore

100′
Leaf Drop is a Considerable Mess

Sweet Gum

Sweet Gum

Swamp Chestnut Oak

Swamp Chestnut Oak

Southern Red Oak

Southern Red Oak

80′
Heavy Leaf Drop

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