Talking Trees with Davey Tree

Best Small Trees for Small Space Landscaping

March 31, 2022 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 2 Episode 12
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
Best Small Trees for Small Space Landscaping
Show Notes

Lukas Suzano from Davey's Buffalo office talks about his favorite small trees for the landscape.

In this episode we cover:

  • Defining a small tree (0:30)
  • Determining what tree to plant (1:17)
  • American hornbeam (2:33)
  • Flowering options (3:23)
    • Dogwoods (3:44)
  • Japanese maple (4:30)
  • Crabapple (6:28)
  • Can a small tree grow in a container? (8:20)
  • Japanese maple in a container (9:13)
  • Favorites trees that don't get planted as often as they should be (10:32)
  • Rose of Sharon shrub (11:49)
  • How Lukas started his career in arboriculture (16:04)
  • Relationship with customers (17:39)
  • Importance of having an expert visit your property (19:04)

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To learn more about deciding which tree to plant, read our blog, Guide on How to Choose a Tree to Plant: Planning and Selecting.
To learn more about small trees for small space landscaping, read our blog, Best Dwarf Trees for Small Space Landscaping (Flowering and More).

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