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Moderate Water Demand Deciduous Trees

The City of Arvada Plant List - Moderate Water Demand Deciduous Trees will help you to select drought-tolerant species for your landscaping projects.

 

Common Name Botanic Name

Amur Maple

Acer ginnala

Flame Amur Maple

Acer ginnala 'Flame

Wasatch Maple

Acer grandidentatum

Tatarian Maple

Acer tataricum

Ohio Buckeye

Aesculus glabra

Red Buckeye

Aesculus pavia

Horsechestnut

Aesculus hippocastanum

Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry

Amelanchier 'Autumn Brilliance'

Shadblow Serviceberry

Amelanchier canadensis

Chinese Catalpa

Catalpa ovata

Western Catalpa

Catalpa speciosa

Gray Dogwood

Cornus racemosa

Washington Hawthorn

Crataegus phaenopyrum

Winter King Hawthorn

Crataegus virdis 'Winter King'

Empire Ash

Fraxinus americana 'Empire'

Mancana Ash

Fraxinus mandschurica 'Mancana'

Fall Gold Ash

Fraxinus nigra 'Fall Gold'

Imperial Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos 'Imperial'

Shademaster Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos 'Shademaster'

Skyline Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos 'Skyline'

Sunburst Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst'

Golden Raintree

Koelreuteria paniculata

Apples & Crabapples (all types)

Malus sp. (including all Crabapples and Apples)

Amur Corktree

Phellodendron amurense

Austrian Pine

Pinus nigra

Southwestern White Pine

Pinus strobiformis

Scotch Pine

Pinus sylvestris

Plains Cottonwood

Populus sargentii

Native Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana

Canada Red Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana 'Shubert'

Mayday Tree

Prunus padus

White Oak

Quercus alba

Swamp White Oak

Quercus bicolor

Shingle/Laurel Oak

Quercus imbricaria

Chestnut Oak

Quercus prinus

English Oak

Quercus robur

Columnar English Oak

Quercus robur 'Fastigiata'

Frisia Black Locust

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'

Japanese Pagoda Tree

Sophora japonica

Peking Lilac

Syringa pekinensis

Japanese Tree Lilac

Syringa reticulata