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Small Trees For Modern Yards. Ruby Tears Flowering Crabapple. Fringe Tree. Venus Dogwood. Seven-Son Flower. Red Buckeye. Flip Side Chaste Tree. Early Bird Lavender Crape Myrtle. 'Autumn Brilliance' Serviceberry.
Small trees can pack a big punch into your landscape. Here are some of our editors' favorite varieties.
Ornamental Trees. Japanese maples (Acer palmatum) grow 3 to 20 feet tall and offer fine-texture foliage, rich color, interesting shapes, and a tolerance for some shade. Callery pear (Pyrus calleryana) is fast-growing and has small, white flowers in the spring and colorful foliage in the fall.
Consider 'Bloodgood' (15 feet tall), 'Crimson Queen,' (4-6 feet), 'Emperor 1' (15 feet), 'Fireglow' (12 feet), 'Garnet' (6-9 feet), 'Inaba-shidare' (5 feet), and 'Shaina'(3-4 feet). Click here for planting tips. Few trees give you showy blue or purple flowers in summer. Chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus) is one.