The Q&A Archives: Small Trees

Question: We are looking for a tree that only grows to about 15 feet high, non-evergreen, hearty for Minnesota climate. Do you have any ideas?

Answer: Some of the smaller deciduous trees hardy in your area include Acer ginnala (Amur Maple), Amelanchier laevis (Allegheny Serviceberry), Cornus alternifolia (Pagoda Dogwood), flowering crabapples 'Adams', 'Bob White', 'Indian Magic' and 'Snowdrift', Laurel Willow and Syringa reticulata (Japanese Tree Lilac).

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