Evergreen Shade Tree Index


American Arborvitae

Scientific Name: "Thuja occidentalis, 'American'"
Zone: '3 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The American Arborvitae, Thuja occidentalis, is a conifer evergreen tree that is widely used as an accent tree or as a privacy hedge tree. American A... more


Austrian Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus nigra
Zone: '3 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Austrian Pine, Pinus nigra, is a densely branched tree producing long dark needles. This evergreen conifer tree thrives in urban locations as wel... more


Bald Cypress

Scientific Name: Taxodium distichum
Zone: '4 - 10'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Bald Cypress, Taxodium distichum, is a lofty, deciduous conifer of slender, pyramidal habit. A stately tree, for parks, yards. Landscapers and la... more


Black Hills Spruce

Scientific Name: Picea glauca
Zone: '2 - 6'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Black Hills Spruce, Picea Glauca Var. densata, is noted for its dark green foliage and conical form. Black Hills Spruce trees are very dense and ... more


Canadian Hemlock

Scientific Name: Tsuga canadensis
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Full Shade

"The Canadian Hemlock tree, Tsuga canadensis, is also called Eastern Hemlock or Hemlock spruce. This evergreen conifer is a fast-growing long-lived tr... more


Colorado Blue Spruce

Scientific Name: Picea pungens
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Colorado Blue Spruce tree, Picea Pungens, is a pyramidal shaped evergreen with steel blue foliage. It prefers heavier soils, full sun, and clean ... more


Concolor Fir

Scientific Name: Abies concolor
Zone: '4 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Concolor Fir tree, Abies concolor, is also known as white fir, concolor fir, silver fir, Rocky Mountain white fir, Colorado Fir, Lows Fir, Pacifi... more


Douglas Fir

Scientific Name: Pseudotsuga menziessi glauca
Zone: '3 - 6'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Douglas Fir tree, Pseudotsuga menziessi glauca, is a splendid pyramidal evergreen. It has many common names such as, Interior fir, Rocky Mountain... more


Eastern Red Cedar

Scientific Name: Juniperus virginiana
Zone: '3 - 9'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Eastern Red Cedar, Juniperus Virginiana, is a small to medium-sized aromatic evergreen tree. Typically, the trunk is straight and the tree has a ... more


Eastern White Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus strobus
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Eastern White Pine, Pinus Strobus, is a beautiful landscape pine widely used throughout much of North America. This evergreen conifer tree is a t... more


Fraser Fir

Scientific Name: Abies fraseri
Zone: '4 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Fraser Fir, Abies Fraseri, is a classy, tall, fir tree that has short dark-green needles with silver undersides. It is among the most classy of c... more


Globe Arborvitae

Scientific Name: "Thuja occidentalis, 'Globe'"
Zone: '3 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Pygmy Globe, Thuja occidentalsis, is a globe shaped dwarf arborvitae tree. These Arborvitae trees have bright green foliage. This slow compact gr... more


Green Giant Arborvitae

Scientific Name: Thuja plicata 'Green Giant'
Zone: '4 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Arborvitae Green Giant, 'Thuja plicata 'Green Giant', is a giant arborvitae that has bright green, fern-like foliage. This plant is very adaptabl... more


Loblolly Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus taeda
Zone: '6 - 9'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Loblolly Pine tree, Pinus taeda, is a fast-growing member of the yellow pine group. It is also called yellow pine, North Carolina pine, and oldfi... more


Magnolia x Ann

Scientific Name: Magnolia x Anne
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Ann Magnolia tree, Magnolia x Ann, is a member of the 'Little Girl' series of Magnolias that are the result of a cross originally made at the U.S... more


Magnolia x Jane

Scientific Name: Magnolia x Jane
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Jane Magnolia tree, Magnolia x Jane, is a rounded, shrubby plant producing flowers in late spring that resemble slender tulips. The blooms are re... more


Mugho Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus mugo mughus
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Mugho Pine tree, Pinus mugo mughus, may also be called the dwarf mountain pine. This evergreen little dwarf conifer has branching, upright stems ... more


Norway Spruce

Scientific Name: Picea abies
Zone: '2 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Norway Spruce tree, Picea Abies, is a fast growing tree that can grow to 150 ft. Norway Spruce trees, placed on a good site, should reach 5 ft. i... more


Ponderosa Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus ponderosa
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Ponderosa Pine, Pinus Ponderosa, will grow on most soils including very sandy soils and sites with very little topsoil. Once established, it is v... more


Pyramidalis Arborvitae

Scientific Name: "Thuja occidentalis, 'Pyramidalis'"
Zone: '3 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Pyramidalis arborvitae, Thuja occidentalis, is a tall, slender and compact grower. This evergreen conifer tree is ideal for entrance or corner pl... more


Scotch Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus sylvestris
Zone: '3 - 7'
Sun: Full Sun

"The Scotch Pine tree, Pinus Sylvestris, is a conifer that is a native of Europe and is widely used as a Christmas Tree. It is a fast growing, irregul... more

 

Techny Arborvitae

Scientific Name: "Thuja occidentalis, 'Techny'"
Zone: '3 - 8'
Sun: Full Sun - Partial Sun

"The Techny Arborvitae, Thuja occidentalis, is a fast growing Arborvitae tree that grows well in full sun or light shade. Techny arborvitae trees are ... more

 


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