Fast growing, durable shade trees - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by lackner
June 30, 2010
Hello! I live in Reno, Nevada and have just had a new patio installed in my back yard. This area gets full sun all year long and I am looking for a fast growing, strong shade tree. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010


Golden raintree is fast growing; Leyland cypress is an evergreen and very fast growing; sweet acacia and desert willow are also good choices. Hope one of these is just right for your landscape.

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