9 Trees for Small Spaces

These attractive small trees won't take over your yard.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
Delicious Crab Apple Fruit DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Crabapple 'John Downie'

Mature size: 20 ft tall by 14 feet wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, moist soil

Small Space Winter Tree Garden DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Flowering cherry (Prunus x subhirtella) 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Mature size: 25 feet tall and wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, moist soil

Japanese Maple Tree DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Japanese maple 'Sango-kaku'

Mature size: 20 feet tall by 15 feet wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, moist soil

Magnolia Nigra Perfect for Small Spaces DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Tulip magnolia 'Nigra'

Mature size: 10 feet tall and 8 feet wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, moist soil

cornelian cherry tree is good for small space DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Cornelian cherry (Cornus mas)

Mature size: 15 feet tall and wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, well-drained soil

Laburnum Tree Canopy DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Golden chain tree (Laburnum x watereri)

Mature size: 25 feet tall and wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, moist soil

Hawthorn Trees Ideal for Small Spaces DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Hawthorn (Crataegus laevigata) 'Rosea'

Mature size: 14 feet tall and slightly wider. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial or dappled shade, moist soil

Stately Strawberry Tree DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Strawberry tree (Arbutus unedo)

Mature size: 20 feet tall and wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, well-drained soil

Judas Tree DK - How to Grow Practically Everything © 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Judas tree (Cercis siliquastrum)

Mature size: 30 feet tall and wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, well-drained soil

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

© 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

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