Recommended Trees to Plant

Here is a recommendation of different species of trees that can be planted in the City of Andover. Some images are courtesy of Missouri Botanical Garden PlantFinder and others are courtesy of various other sites. 
 

DECIDUOUS SHADE TREES

red maple (Acer rubrum)

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sugar maple (Acer saccharum)

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silver maple (Acer saccharinum)

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bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis)

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paper birch (Betula papyrifera)

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yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis)

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river birch (Betula nigra)

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bigtooth aspen (Populus grandidentata)

Bigtooth Aspen (Populus Grandidentata)

quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides)

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balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera)

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bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

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eastern white oak (Quercus alba)

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northern pin oak (Quercus ellipsoidalis)

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northern red oak (Quercus rubra)

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American elm (Ulmus americana)

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slippery elm (Ulmus rubra)

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rock elm (Ulmus thomasii)

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butternut (Juglans cinerea)

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American basswood (Tilia americana)

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hackberry (Celtis occidentalis)

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black cherry (Prunus serotina)

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choke cherry (Prunus virginiana)

CONIFEROUS TREES

eastern white pine (Pinus strobus)

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black spruce (Picea mariana)

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white spruce (Picea glauca)

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red pine (Pinus resinosa)

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balsam fir (Abies balsamea)

jack pine (Pinus banksiana)

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tamarack (Larix laricina)

northern white cedar (Thuja occidentalis)

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