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Indigenous trees

Indigenous trees | New England

Did you know that indigenous trees play a vital role in regenerating wooded areas and stabilizing sloped terrain? To enrich your landscape with these powerful trees, call us at Nutcracker Nursery & Tree Farm.

The Value of Indigenous Trees

Now more than ever, we need to plant trees to produce more oxygen and improve our air quality. Indigenous trees make for a particularly powerful choice when it comes to enriching our soil and encouraging water retention.

With indigenous trees, you’ll be able to enhance your wooded areas, protect your plant life from wind and strengthen and stabilize your sloping landscape. At Nutcracker Nursery & Tree Farm, you’ll find a compelling range of indigenous species that happily grow in New England, Quebec and Western Canada. We’ll help you make the best choice for your terrain. Call us today!

“Promoting indigenous tree planting throughout Canada”

Our Indigenous Tree Selection

In addition to indigenous oaks, Nutcracker Nursery & Tree Farm carries a wonderful variety of trees that will yield immense benefits for the planet. Check out these classic and popular possibilities…

Do you want to enhance the beauty and condition of your landscape? Opt for indigenous trees! Call us!

“Enrich your soil and air quality with indigenous trees”

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American Basswood, tillia americana American Basswood, tillia americana
American Basswood, tillia americana

Tilia americana is a specie of Tilia native to eastern North America. Tilia americana is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree reaching a height of 18 to 37 m (60 to 120 ft) exceptionally 39 m (129 ft) with a trunk diameter of 1-1.5 m (3–4 ft) at maturity. The crown is domed, the branches spreading,... more

Tilia americana is a specie of Tilia native to eastern North America. Tilia americana is a... more

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American Beech (fagus grandifolia) American Beech (fagus grandifolia)
American Beech (fagus grandifolia)

Fagus grandifolia (American beech or North American beech) is the species of beech tree native to the eastern United States and Canada from Nova Scotia west to southern Ontario in southeastern Canada, west to Wisconsin and south to eastern Texas and northern Florida in the United States. F. grandifolia is believed to... more

Fagus grandifolia (American beech or North American beech) is the species of beech tree native to the... more

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American cranberrybush viburnum, (viburnum trilobum) American cranberrybush viburnum, (viburnum trilobum)
American cranberrybush viburnum, (viburnum trilobum)

Viburnum trilobum ( American cranberrybush viburnum) , American cranberrybush is a specie of Viburnum native to northern North America, from Newfoundland west to British Columbia, south to Washington state and east to northern Virginia. It is very closely related to the European and Asian Viburnum opulus, and... more

Viburnum trilobum ( American cranberrybush viburnum) , American cranberrybush is a specie of Viburnum... more

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American hophornbeam (ostrya virginiana) American hophornbeam (ostrya virginiana)
American hophornbeam (ostrya virginiana)

Grown in pot The American hophornbeam, is a species of Ostrya native to eastern North America, from Nova Scotia west to southern Manitoba and eastern Wyoming, southeast to northern Florida and southwest to eastern Texas. Populations from Mexico and Central America are also regarded as the same species, although... more

Grown in pot The American hophornbeam, is a species of Ostrya native to eastern North America, from Nova... more

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American Hornbeam, (Carpinus caroliniana) American Hornbeam, (Carpinus caroliniana)
American Hornbeam, (Carpinus caroliniana)

Carpinus caroliniana (American hornbeam) is a small hardwood tree in the genus Carpinus. It is a small tree reaching heights of 10–15 m, rarely 20 m, and often has a fluted and crooked trunk. The bark is smooth and greenish-grey, becoming shallowly fissured in all old trees. The leaves are alternate,... more

Carpinus caroliniana (American hornbeam) is a small hardwood tree in the genus Carpinus. It is a small... more

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balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera) balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera)
balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera)

Growth :Fast Average size :25 m Average width :11 m Average diameter :50 cm Life expectancy :70 years, sometimes more Region of origin :Canada and United States Hardiness : 0

Growth :Fast Average size :25 m Average width :11 m Average diameter :50 cm Life expectancy ... more

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Black Cherry, prunus serotina Black Cherry, prunus serotina
Black Cherry, prunus serotina

Medium sized tree which (on good sites) develops a long, straight, clear bole and can reach heights approaching 100 feet (30 m). This cherry is native to eastern North America. A mature black cherry can easily be identified in a forest by its very broken, dark grey to black bark, which has the appearance of very... more

Medium sized tree which (on good sites) develops a long, straight, clear bole and can reach heights... more

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Black Locust, Robinia Pseudoacacia Black Locust, Robinia Pseudoacacia
Black Locust, Robinia Pseudoacacia

Robinia pseudoacacia , commonly known as the black locust, is a tree of the genus Robinia of the pea family Fabaceae. It is native to the southeastern United States, but has been widely planted and naturalized elsewhere in temperate North America, Europe, Southern Africa and Asia and is considered an invasive... more

Robinia pseudoacacia , commonly known as the black locust, is a tree of the genus Robinia of the pea family... more

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Eastern hemlock Eastern hemlock
Eastern hemlock

It is a very slow growing tree, hardiness zone 4a. The eastern hemlock is a hardy species, native to Quebec. It is not recommended to put them in heavy soils and windy places. It is not recommended to put them in heavy soils and windy areas, but rather in soils with an acidic pH that are both moist and well drained.

It is a very slow growing tree, hardiness zone 4a. The eastern hemlock is a hardy species, native to Quebec.... more

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Eastern larch, Larix laricina Eastern larch, Larix laricina
Eastern larch, Larix laricina

Larix laricina, commonly known as the tamarack, eastern larch, black larch, red larch or American larch, is a species of larch native to Canada, from eastern Yukon and Inuvik, Northwest Territories east to Newfoundland, and also south into the northeastern United States from Minnesota to Cranesville Swamp, Maryland;... more

Larix laricina, commonly known as the tamarack, eastern larch, black larch, red larch or American larch, is... more

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Eastern White pine, Pinus strobus Eastern White pine, Pinus strobus
Eastern White pine, Pinus strobus

Pinus strobus , commonly known as the eastern white pine is a large pine native to eastern North America. Pinus strobus is found in the Nearctic Temperate broadleaf and mixed forests Biome of eastern North America. It prefers well-drained soil and cool, humid climates, but can also grow in boggy areas and rocky... more

Pinus strobus , commonly known as the eastern white pine is a large pine native to eastern North America. ... more

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Grey birch (acer populifolia) Grey birch (acer populifolia)
Grey birch (acer populifolia)

The grey birch is a tree native to Quebec.  Height - Up to 12 m Diameter - Up to 15 cm Maximum age - 50 years old Planting advice - Humidity: Withstands all degrees of humidity - Shade: Needs full sun - Soil: well drained soils, but tolerates wet soils. - This species prefers sunny environments... more

The grey birch is a tree native to Quebec.  Height - Up to 12 m Diameter - Up to 15 cm ... more

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Hackberry, celtis occidentalis Hackberry, celtis occidentalis
Hackberry, celtis occidentalis

The common hackberry is a 60-100 ft. deciduous tree, varying greatly in response to habitat. The broad crown is often erratic in shape. Tree with rounded crown of spreading or slightly drooping branches, often deformed as bushy growths called witches’-brooms. Older bark is covered with conspicuous, corky... more

The common hackberry is a 60-100 ft. deciduous tree, varying greatly in response to habitat. The broad crown... more

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Nannyberry, Sheepberry, or Sweet Viburnum (Viburnum lentago) Nannyberry, Sheepberry, or Sweet Viburnum (Viburnum lentago)
Nannyberry, Sheepberry, or Sweet Viburnum (Viburnum lentago)

Viburnum lentago (nannyberry, sheepberry, or sweet viburnum) is a species of Viburnum native to the northeastern and midwestern United States, and in southern Canada from New Brunswick west to southeastern Saskatchewan. Isolated populations are found in the Dakotas, Wyoming, Colorado, and the Appalachian Mountains as... more

Viburnum lentago (nannyberry, sheepberry, or sweet viburnum) is a species of Viburnum native to the... more

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Pagoda Dogwood (Cornus alternifolia) Pagoda Dogwood (Cornus alternifolia)
Pagoda Dogwood (Cornus alternifolia)

Cornus alternifolia is a species of flowering plant in the dogwood family Cornaceae, native to eastern North America, from Newfoundland west to southern Manitoba and Minnesota, and south to northern Florida and Mississippi. It is rare in the southern United States. It is commonly known as green osier,... more

Cornus alternifolia is a species of flowering plant in the dogwood family Cornaceae, native to eastern North... more

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Red maple (acer rubrum) Red maple (acer rubrum)
Red maple (acer rubrum)

Acer rubrum (Red Maple, also known as Swamp, Water or Soft Maple), is one of the most common and widespread deciduous trees of eastern and central North America. The U.S. Forest service recognizes it as the most common species of tree in America. The red maple ranges from southeastern Manitoba around the Lake of the... more

Acer rubrum (Red Maple, also known as Swamp, Water or Soft Maple), is one of the most common and widespread... more

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Red spruce (Picea rubens) Red spruce (Picea rubens)
Red spruce (Picea rubens)

Picea rubens, commonly known as red spruce, is a species of spruce native to eastern North America, ranging from eastern Quebec to Nova Scotia, and from New England south in the Adirondack Mountains and Appalachians to western North Carolina.This species is also known as yellow spruce, West Virginia spruce, eastern... more

Picea rubens, commonly known as red spruce, is a species of spruce native to eastern North America, ranging... more

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Rock elm, (ulmus thomasii) Rock elm, (ulmus thomasii)
Rock elm, (ulmus thomasii)

Ulmus thomasii , the Rock Elm or cork elm, is a deciduous tree native primarily to the Midwestern United States. The tree ranges from southern Ontario and Quebec in Canada. The tree was named in 1902 for David Thomas, an American civil engineer who had first named and described the tree in 1831 as Ulmus racemosa .... more

Ulmus thomasii , the Rock Elm or cork elm, is a deciduous tree native primarily to the Midwestern United... more

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Silver maple, (Acer saccharinum) Silver maple, (Acer saccharinum)
Silver maple, (Acer saccharinum)

Acer saccharinum, commonly known as silver maple, creek maple, silverleaf maple,soft maple, water maple,swamp maple, or white maple is a species of maple native to eastern and central North America in the eastern United States and Canada. It is one of the most common trees in the United States. The silver maple tree... more

Acer saccharinum, commonly known as silver maple, creek maple, silverleaf maple,soft maple, water... more

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Sugar Maple, Acer saccharum Sugar Maple, Acer saccharum
Sugar Maple, Acer saccharum

Acer saccharum (sugar maple or rock maple) is a specie of maple native to the hardwood forests of southeastern Canada and northeastern USA . Sugar maple is best known for its bright fall foliage and for being the primary source of maple syrup. It is a deciduous tree normally reaching heights of 25–35 m... more

Acer saccharum (sugar maple or rock maple) is a specie of maple native to the hardwood forests of... more

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Sweetbriar rose, or eglantine (Rosa rubiginosa) Sweetbriar rose, or eglantine (Rosa rubiginosa)
Sweetbriar rose, or eglantine (Rosa rubiginosa)

Sweet briar, sweetbriar rose, sweet brier or eglantine is a species of rose native to Europe and western Asia. It is a dense deciduous shrub 2–3 m high and across, with the stems bearing numerous hooked prickles. The foliage has a strong apple-like fragrance. The leaves are pinnate, 5–9 cm long,... more

Sweet briar, sweetbriar rose, sweet brier or eglantine is a species of rose native to Europe and western... more

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Sylverbell, halesia carolina Sylverbell, halesia carolina
Sylverbell, halesia carolina

Halesia, also known as silverbell or snowdrop tree, is a small genus of four or five species of deciduous large shrubs or small trees in the family Styracaceae. They are native to eastern Asia (southeast China) and eastern North America (southern Ontario, Canada south through Florida and eastern Texas, United... more

Halesia, also known as silverbell or snowdrop tree, is a small genus of four or five species of deciduous... more

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White birch (Betula papyrifera) White birch (Betula papyrifera)
White birch (Betula papyrifera)

The White Birch is a small to medium sized deciduous tree which grows to 70 or 80 feet in height. As far as trees go it doesn't live very long, only about 140 years. Small hear-shaped leaves are found at the ends of drooping twigs and branches. The paper birch has both male and female flowers called catkins.... more

The White Birch is a small to medium sized deciduous tree which grows to 70 or 80 feet in height. As far as... more

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Winterberry, Ilex verticillata Winterberry, Ilex verticillata
Winterberry, Ilex verticillata

Ilex verticillata , the winterberry, is a specie of holly native to eastern North America in the United States and southeast Canada, from Newfoundland west to Ontario and Minnesota, and south to Alabama. Other names that have been used include Black Alder Winterberry, Brook Alder, Canada holly, Coralberry,... more

Ilex verticillata , the winterberry, is a specie of holly native to eastern North America in the... more

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Witch Hazel, (Hamamelis virginana) Witch Hazel, (Hamamelis virginana)
Witch Hazel, (Hamamelis virginana)

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best flowering in full sun. Prefers moist, acidic, organically rich soils. Tolerates heavy clay soils. Promptly remove suckers to prevent colonial spread. Little pruning is required. Prune in early spring if necessary. Best in... more

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best flowering in... more

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witherod viburnum wild Raisin (Viburnum cassinoides) witherod viburnum wild Raisin (Viburnum cassinoides)
witherod viburnum wild Raisin (Viburnum cassinoides)

Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist loams, but tolerates a wide range of soils including boggy ones. For best cross-pollination and subsequent fruit display, plant shrubs in groups rather than as single specimens. Prune as needed in late fall or early... more

Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist loams,... more

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Yellow Birch, Betula alleghaniensis Yellow Birch, Betula alleghaniensis
Yellow Birch, Betula alleghaniensis

Betula alleghaniensis (yellow birch, also known as golden birch), is a large and important lumber species of birch native to North-eastern North America. The name "yellow birch" reflects the color of the tree's bark. The name Betula lutea was used expansively for this tree but has now been replaced. ... more

Betula alleghaniensis (yellow birch, also known as golden birch), is a large and important lumber species of... more

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