SPRING PLANTING PREFERRED

Trees

Abies species - Fir
Betula species - Birch
Carpinus Caroliniana - Hornbeam
Carya species-Hickory - Pecans
Cercis Canadensis - Redbud
Chioanthus - Fringetree
Cladrastis Lutea - Yellowwood
Cornus Florida - Dogwood
Fagus species - Beech
Ginkgo Biloba
Ilex Opaca - American Holly

Koelreuteria paniculata - Goldenraintree
Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweetgum
Liriodendron Tulipfera - Tuliptree
Magnolia species
Nyssa Sylvatica - Blackgum
Ostrya virginiana - Ironwood-Hophornbeam
Prunus species
Quercus species - Oak (except Pin)
Salix species - Willow
Taxodium species - Cypress
Zelkova Serrulata

FALL DIGGING & PLANTING HAZARDS

SUMMER DIGGING RECOMMENDATIONS

Successful

Acer Rubrum (all varieties)
Amelanchier (all varieties)
Cedrus (all varieties)
Celtis
Chamaecyparis
Cornus Kousa
Cryptomeria
Eleagnus
Fraxinus (all varieties)
Gingko
Juniperus (all varieties)
Liquidambar
Magnolia
Myrica
Picea (after July 1)
Prunus (after July 1)
Pseudotsuga (after July 1)
Quercus Palustris
Sophora
Thuja
Tsuga (after July 1)
Zelkova

 

Marginal Success

Acer Ginnala
Acer Griseum
Acer Palmatum (all Varieties)
Acer Crimson King
Acer Saccharum (all varieties)
Cercidiphyllum
Cercis
Cornus Florida
Cornus Mas
Cotinus
Gleditsia (all varieties)
Hamamelis
Ilex San Jose
Ilex Blue Girl
Ilex Opaca
Ilex Verticillata
Nyssa
Ostrya
Platanus (leaf drop with regeneration)
Pyrus
Stewartia
Syringa
Ulmus
Viburnum Prunifolium
Viburnum Rhytidiphyllum

 

Unsuccessful

Carpinus
Chioanthus
Crataegus
Cupressocyparis
Fagus sylv.Riversi
Halesia
Malus (with leaf drop)
Metasequoia
Prunus
Quercus Alba
Quercus Bicolor
Quercus Phellos
Quercus Robar
Quercus Shumardi
Salix
Styrax
Taxodium
Viburnum Tomentosum

                                                             ** Extra Risky

Trees

Betula species **
Crataegus species **
Fagus species **
Evergreen Ilex species (particulary Opaca) **
Liquidambar species **
Magnolia Grandiflora
Prunus species **
Pyrus species **
Treeform Salix species **
Taxodium species
Zelkova serrata **
Nyssa Sylvatica

Carpinus species **
Celtis species **
Cercidiphyllum japonica
Cercis Canadensis
Cryptomeria japonica
Halesia species
Lagerstroemia species
Liriodendron Tulipfera **
Ostrya Virginica **
Pseudotsuga Menziesii
All Quercus species (except Palustris) **
Malus in leaf

 

Container - Woody Ornamentals

Hydrangea Quercifolia
Evergreen Ilex species (except for glabra) **
Magnolia Virginiana (Evergreen cultivars)
Nandina Domestica **
Prunus Laurocerasus **

Lagerstroemia species **
Magnolia Grandiflora **
Mahonia Species **
Aucuba japonica **

 

Container - Perennials

Grasses-zone 6 or dry site loving

     Cortadreia

     Imperata

     Miscanthus

     Muhlenbergia

     Pennisetum)