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Northern Red Oak Tree

A native hardwood tree. Not considered a very fast grower but this tree can live for a very long time and it’s very strong. It can have beautiful red fall colors and can become a large shade tree.

One of our northern red oaks growing in a trade gallon pot.
Northern red oak tree acorns
Northern red oak tree leaf
Northern red oak tree
Northern red oak tree bark

Silver Maple Tree

Silver maple are one of the most planted trees across the USA. There are god and bad to them. They can grow from 3’ to 7’ per year and can become a nice shade tree in just a few years. They are known to have weaker branches that can break easily in storms as well as surface roots when they get older.

Here is a picture of one of our silver maple trees growing in a trade gallon pot.