2016 Boulevard Tree Selection

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.

Please call 306-672-3361 or stop by the Town Office before April 8th to request your tree.

Tree –form Amur Maple – only 2 gallon available

Mature Size:       20’ x 15’                             Crown Shape:     Upright spreading

Fall Foliage:        Orange-red                        Hardiness:           Zone 2

Tree-formed specimen of Amur Maple with a straight trunk, dense canopy and red samaras in early summer. Three-lobed leaves turn orange-red in fall.

 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.

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

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.

Goldspur 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.

Klondike Amur Cherry

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Mature Size:       25’ x 15’                             Crown Shape:     Upright

Fall Foliage:        Golden-yellow                   Hardiness:           Zone 2

A selection of Amur Cherry with strong branching and vigorous growth rate. White flowers give rise to tiny black fruit. Exfoliating golden bark.

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

 

 

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