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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Strawberry tree (Arbutus unedo)

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

  • Judas Tree

    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

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