Town Council Authorizes 2015 Boulevard Tree Replacement Program

Town Council have authorized an annual budget for replacement of boulevard trees.  If a tree(s) has been removed from your boulevard and you would like to replace it or you do not currently have tree(s) on your boulevard please stop by the Town Office and select a tree from the approved list.  There will be a limited number of trees made available each year.

Unity Sugar Maple

Unity Sugar Maple

Mature Size:   40’ x 30’
Crown Shape: Upright, rounded
Fall Foliage:   Orange-yellow
Hardiness:   Zone 3

A cold hardy selection of Canada’s national tree with oval form, dark green, 5-lobed foliage and yellow-orange fall colour. Prefers rich, well-drained soil and a sheltered location.

 

 

Ohio Buckeye

Ohio Buckeye

Mature Size: 40’ x 30’
Crown Shape: Rounded
Fall Foliage: Orange-red
Hardiness: Zone 2

Long lived, slow-growing tree with globe-shaped head. Compound foliage develops excellent orange-red fall colour in mid-September. Nuts attract wildlife.

Delta Hackberry

Delta Hackberry

Mature Size: 50’ x 40’
Crown Shape: Spreading, rounded
Fall Foliage: Golden-yellow
Hardiness: Zone 2

A rare, native species sourced from Delta, Manitoba. Hackberry has a growth form similar to American Elm and is suitable tree for extreme city conditions. Bark is corky and rough.

 

 

 

Spring Snow Crabapple

Spring Snow Crabapple

Mature Size: 25’ x 20’
Crown Shape: Rounded
Flowers: White
Hardiness: Zone 2

An attractive tree with fragrant, white flowers in the spring and glossy green foliage throughout the growing season. This cultivar does not produce fruit.

 

 

 

Starlite Flowering Crabapple

Starlite Flowering Crabapple

Mature Size: 25’ x 15’
Crown Shape: Upright
Flowers: White
Hardiness: Zone 2

This new cultivar also offers fragrant white flowers, glossy green foliage and tiny red fruit that are retained into winter. Excellent resistance to foliar diseases including apple scab.

 

 

Goldrush Amur Cherry

Goldrush Amur Cherry

Mature Size: 25’ x 20’
Crown Shape: Rounded
Flowers: White racemes
Hardiness: Zone 2

A fast growing hybrid cultivar selected for improved resistance to frost cracking. Dark green foliage and attractive coppery-orange bark that flakes off.

 

 

 

Bur Oak

Bur Oak

Mature Size: 80’ x 60’
Crown Shape: Rounded, open
Fall Foliage: Golden to brown
Hardiness: Zone 2

A native to Manitoba, Bur Oak is slow growing, long-lived, adaptable to a wide range of soils and is very tolerant to drought

 

 

 

 Black Hawk Mountain Ash

Black Hawk Mountain Ash

Mature Size: 25’ x 20’
Crown Shape: Upright, rounded
Fall Foliage: Orange-red
Hardiness: Zone 3

This hardy selection of European Mountain Ash has more resistance to sun scald. White blooms give way to orange fruit in late summer.

 

 

 

Russian Mountain Ash

Russina Mountain Ash

Mature Size: 25’ x 20’
Crown Shape: Upright pyramidal
Fall Foliage: Orange-red
Hardiness: Zone 2

A cold hardy selection of European Mountain Ash with a dense, upright crown, showy orange-red berries and large, dark green leaves with more regular teeth.

 

 

 

Ivory Silk Tree Lilac Clump

Ivory Silk Tree Lilac Clump

Mature Size: 20’ x 15’
Crown Shape: Compact, oval
Flowers: White, fragrant
Hardiness: Zone 3
This small tree has cherry-like bark, glossy foliage and spectacular creamy-white, fragrant flowers that bloom in June. No disease or insect problems.

Golden Cascade Linden

Golden Cascade Linden

Mature Size: 40’ x 25’
Crown Shape: Cascading
Fall Foliage: Golden
Hardiness: Zone 3

This unique introduction offers cascading branches and medium sized, deep green leaves. Excellent golden fall foliage.

 

 

Dropmore Hybrid Linden

Dropmore Hybrid Linden

Mature Size: 50’ x 30’
Crown Shape: Broad, pyramidal
Fall Foliage: Golden
Hardiness: Zone 2

A hybrid of American and Littleleaf Linden that is characterized by dark green foliage and dense, pyramidal crown. Offers superior growth and cold hardiness over Littleleaf Linden.

 

 

Harvest Gold Linden

Harvest Gold Linden

Mature Size: 40’ x 25’
Crown Shape: Upright, oval
Fall Foliage: Golden
Hardiness: Zone 2

An outstanding tree known for its upright form, disease-free foliage, golden fall colour and exfoliating bark.

 

 

Prairie Expedition Elm

Prairie Expedition Elm

Mature Size: 60’ x 40’
Crown Shape: Vase-shaped
Fall Foliage: Golden
Hardiness: Zone 2
A North Dakota selection of American Elm with a high level of resistance to DED. Classic dark green foliage and umbrella-shaped crown.

 

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