With a huge range of climate zones, the variety of trees that can be grown in the US is large.
From trees that are planted for reforestation to ornamental trees for use in home gardens and public landscaping you can find a tree for almost any position and climate.
Some trees are faster growing than others, however fast growing trees can also be large, so choose a tree that is the right tree, rather than the largest.
How Much does it Cost to plant a tree ?
The cost of tree planting depends mainly on the size of the tree. Smaller tree can be be planted by the home gardener for no cost. Larger trees may need to be planted by professional tree planters and this cost will depend on the location and size of the tree. Larger trees usually from $1000 to $3000.
Planting for reforestation can cost between $1 and $4 a tree, again depending on location.
Popular Trees for US home gardens
- Japanese Maples
- Cherry Trees
- Betula (Birches)
- Crape myrtles
- Malus (Crabapple trees)
- Vitex agnus-castus (Chastetree)
- Heptacodium miconioides (Seven Son Flower)
- Cotinus (smoke Tree)
- Cercis (Redbud)