Black Walnut (Juglans nigra)

Black Walnut (Juglans nigra)

Black Walnut is a tall, straight shade tree that produces a good quantity of nuts that are enjoyed by wildlife and humans. Black Walnut grows best on lower north and east facing slopes and flood plains. It needs soil that is fertile and moist, yet we drained. Be aware...
Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius)

Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius)

Ninebark is a large (6′) shrub that develops long arching branches that provide excellent cover for wildlife. The outer layer of the bark peels in thin papery sheets leaving new, red wood underneath. Blossoms are white and are highly attractive to pollinators...
Juneberry/Service Berry (Amelanchier alnofolia)

Juneberry/Service Berry (Amelanchier alnofolia)

Juneberry is a medium to tall, suckering shrub that will reach 6-15 feet tall and 5-12 feet wide. It prefers lightly moist to moist soils, but tolerates sand and clay. Juneberry producers white flowers in the spring and edible purple fruit in summer. The fruit can be...
False Indigo (Amorpha fructicosa)

False Indigo (Amorpha fructicosa)

False Indigo is a large shrub that will reach 8-12 feet tall with a similar size spread. This shrub prefers a wetter soil and has bluish purple flowers with curved pods appearing in August. False Indigo has fibrous, spreading roots, prefers wet soil and re-grows...