Unique Tree Seeds

Trees not only beautify your home, but they also add value as well. Studies have shown that mature trees can increase the value of a home by ten percent. Distinguish your home from the rest in the neighborhood by planting some unique seeds today.

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Japanese Maple
Acer palmatum
A small decidious tree growing 15-20 feet in zones 5-8. The leaves turn brilliant shades of scarlet, yellow or orange in autumn.



Tree of Heaven
Ailanthus altissima
Grown in Europe as a street tree, this specimen also makes a good bonsai. Has pinnate leaves and small panicles of tiny greenish flowers. Very elegant. Zone 4-8.



Candle Nut Tree
Aleurites moluccana
Grow you own candles plus a multitude of others uses for this amazing tree. A medium or large sized, spreading, tropical tree up to 50-80ft tall.
Grown in the tropics, but cold hardy down to 28 degrees, zone 8b



Western Red Cedar Tree
Cedrus atlantica
Atlas cedar is an imperial and picturesque specimen tree with massive, horizontal-spreading branches. A great choice for the south, good for zones 6-9.



Camphor Tree
Cinnamomum camphora
A wonderful broadleaf evergreen tree for zones 8-10. It is grown commercially for its medicinal camphor oil.



White Flowering Dogwood Tree
Cornus alba
Flowering dogwood is one of the most popular ornamental specimen trees in eastern North America. Use dogwood as a framing tree or as a background tree. They are excellent beneath large oaks or pines. For zones 5-9.



Pink Japanese Dogwood Tree
Cornus kousa
A beautiful lawn tree for zones 5-9. Completely covered with pink blooms in early spring.



Monterey Cypress
Cupressus
A giant evergreen conifer growing over a 100 feet tall with lemon scented leaves. For zones 7-10.



Rocky Mountain Juniper
Juniperus scopulorun
Small evergreen tree with reddish bark and aromatic foliage. Rocky Mountain juniper is ideal for neat, well-organized landscapes. Most cultivars require little or no pruning and are relatively free of cultural problems, insects and diseases. They tolerate heat and drought well. Zones 4-7.



Sweet Bay Laurel Tree
Laurus nobilis
a pyramid-shaped tree or large shrub with A beautiful pyramid shaped tree with aromatic, evergreen leaves and shiny gray bark. It is grown commercially for its aromatic leaves in Turkey, Algeria, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, and Mexico. Zones 8-10.



Screw Pine
Pandanus utilis
Stunning tropical plant that will grow 25 feet tall outside in zones 10b-11. But it also makes a wonderful inside tub plant for the porch or patio in cooler zones.



Black Hills Spruce
Picea glauca
A tall columnar evergreen to 80 feet tall, makes a wonderful lawn tree. The striking blue colored foliage has made the blue spruce a popular landscape tree in the United States. For zones 4-8.



Jezo Spruce
Picea jezoensis
One of the most famous spruces. Often used as a Christmas tree as well because of its shape and fragrance. For zones 3-7.



Majestic Blue Spruce
Picea pungens glauca Majestic
This is our most popular Blue Spruce seed. The trees are faster growing and have softer needles than the average Blue Spruce. Majestic also produces 99% blue color trees. For zones 3-7.



Colorado Blue Spruce
Picea pungens
Very popular in Japan, this evergreen is known for its very dark green needles with a white underside. Its short needles are a plus for growing bonsai. For zones 3-7.



European Bird Cherry
Prunus padus
Fragrant white flowers in pendulous in long clusters appear after the foliage emerges in spring. Flowers are followed by astringent, pea-sized, black cherries which ripen in mid-summer. Zones 3-7.



Oriental Flowering Cherry
Prunus serrulata
Also known as "Shimidsu Sakura", the entire plant is enveloped in flowers ranging in color from white to pink in early Spring. Zones 5-9.



Douglas Fir
Pseudotsuga menzi
A good landscaping tree, foliage (needles) color can range from blue green to dark green or yellow green foliage Zones 5-9.



Chinese Tallow Tree
Sapium
A fast-growing deciduous tree with a rounded or conical crown and an open, airy look.In fall the leaves turn brilliant shades of scarlet, orange, yellow and maroon. For zones 8-9.



Giant Sequoia
Sequoia gigantea
A giant tree reaching over 250 feet tall. The "General Sherman" is a giant sequoia growing in Sequoia National Park, California, that happens to be the largest living thing on Earth. This tree is 275' tall and its crown spreads 107'. The trunk is more than 26' in diameter. The General Sherman is believed to be 2,500 years old, and weigh more than 1000 tons.



Japanese Pagoda Tree
Sophora
A wonderful lawn tree for zones 5-9. Beautiful clusters of flowers in early spring.



Hungarian Lilac
Syringa josikaea
A beautiful shrub or small tree for zones 5-8. Loaded with clusters of fragrant flowers in early spring.



Little Leaf Lilac
Syringa microphylla
A beautiful shrub or small tree growing about 10 feet tall for zones 5-7. Loaded with clusters of fragrant pink flowers in early spring.



Round Early Lilac
Syringa oblata
A cold hardy beautiful shrub or small tree growing about 12 feet tall for zones 5-7. Rounded form. Loaded with clusters of fragrant pink flowers.



Peking Lilac Tree
Syringa pekinensis
A small tree to about 25' tall with medium green leaves and beautiful very fragrant white flowers in the early spring. Zones 3-7.



Japanese Lilac Tree
Syringa reticulata
A small tree 10-15' tall with medium green leaves and beautiful white flowers in the early spring. Zones 3-7.



Common Lilac
Syringa vulgaris
This shrub or small tree growing to about 10 feet tall has been a favorite for generations, it will give you a fantastic spring color show full of fabulous fragrance every single year, without fail. Zones 3-7.



Wolf's Lilac
Syringa wolfii
A sturdy fast growing lilac which festoons itself with abundant panicles of pale, blush pink.The fragrance, whilst not intense is pleasant and very noticeable in the garden. Zones 3-7.



Southern Bald Cypress
Taxodium distichum
A decidious conifer growing to 90 feet at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone 6



Montezuma Cypress
Taxodium mucronatum
An evergreen cypress tree closely related to bald cypress, cold hardy to about 10 degrees.



English Yew
Taxus bacatta
Conifer, small to medium sized evergreen tree. A very useful tree for hedging and topiary. Can be closely trimmed. For zones 6-9.



American Elm
Ulmus americana

A tall, stately tree growing throughout North America. Makes an ornamental, shade and avenue tree. For zones 8-9.



Soap Tree
Yucca Elata
A native of the US South West that will grow to 20 ft with a 10' flower stem. Zones 3-9 and a good container plant.



Japanese Elm
Zelkova_serrata

Zelkova is decidedly elmlike in shape and is often used as a replacement for American elm where the latter has died out due to Dutch elm disease. This is a handsome street tree or specimen for a park or large garden. For zones 5-9.



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