Acer tataricum 'GarAnn'
Hot Wings Tatarian Maple 

Mature Size:  20' x 15'
Zone:  2

A beautiful, small tree it has dark green foliage which contrasts nicely with its bright red samaras.  This small tree packs a puch for showiness throughout the summer and then with its brilliant fall foliage.

Availability:  #10 Pots, Field Grown
  Amelanchier alnifolia 'Obelisk'
Standing Ovation Serviceberry 

Mature Size:  15' x 4'
Zone:  2

A columnar selection of serviceberry that has an abundance of white flowers in early spring, which give rise to sweet, edible fruit.  This small tree has outstanding orange fall colour.


Availability:  #2 Pots
  Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch

Mature Size:  40'
Zone:  2

The most permanent and desirable of all the white-barked birches, this is a very hardy variety.  The stems begin as a beautiful red-brown when immature, turning a perfect chalk-white when older.  In the fall it provides an outstanding landscape feature with its bright yellow colouring. Prefers abundant moisture.

Availability:  Field grown
Betula pendula 'Laciniata'
Cutleaf Weeping Birch

Mature Size:  40' x 25'
Zone: 2

This distinctive landscape tree has pronounced weeping branches and deeply serrated 'cut' leaves and bright white bark.  It prefers moist to wet sites and is a fast grower.  


Availability:  Field grown, #10 Pots
  Betula platyphylla 'Fargo'
Dakota Pinnacle Birch

Mature Size:  30' x 8'
Zone:  3

A beautiful yellow-white birch with a narrow columnar habit.  Tolerant of heat, drought, and alkaline soils.  Excellent fall colour.  Resistant to bronze birch borer.


Availability:  Field grown 
Betula platyphylla 'JefPark'
Parkland Pillar Birch

Mature Size:  40' x 6'
Zone:  3

A beautiful yellow-white birch with a narrow columnar habit that was discovered at Parkland Nurseries in Red Deer, Alberta and deveoloped at Jeffries Nurseries in Manitoba.  Tolerant of heat, drought, and alkaline soils.  Excellent fall colour.  Resistant to bronze birch borer.


Availability:  Field grown
Crataegus x mordensis 'Toba'
Toba Hawthorn

Mature Size:  15' x 15'
Zone:  3

This small tree has bright green glossy leaves and produces an abundance of fragrant, double white flowers which turn pink.  A nice choice for a small yard.


Availability: #10 Pots, Field grown

  Crataegus x mordensis 'Snowbird'
Snowbird Hawthorn

Mature Size:  15' x 15'
Zone:  3

This small tree has dark green glossy leaves and produces an abundance of fragrant, double white flowers followed by red berries.  A nice choice for a small yard.


Availability: Field grown
Fraxinus americana 'Jefwis'
Nobility White Ash

Mature Size:  50' x 30'
Zone:  2

This seedless selection of ash was chosen from a northern seed source by Dr. Philip Ronald of Jeffries Nurseries and is a medium sized tree with a fast growth rate.  It has a dense, oval crown of lush, compound leaves which turn deep purple early in the fall.  It prefers moist to well-drained soil.

Availability:  #10 Pots, Field grown  
Fraxinus mandshurica
Manchurian Ash

Mature Size:  60'
Zone:  3

This ash is a medium sized tree with a fast growth rate.  It has a dense, oval crown of lush, compound leaves which turn bright yellow in the fall.  It prefers moist to well-drained soil.


Availability:  Field grown, #10 & #15 Pots
Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Green Ash

Mature Size:  60' x 35'
Zone:  2

This hardy variety is widely used on boulevards throughout the prairies and is a good substitute for the American elm.  It is extremely adaptable and tolerates alkalinity, salt, drought, wind and poor soils, although it is native to moist sites.

Availability:  Field grown
  Malus x adstringens 'Thunderchild'
Thunderchild Crabapple

Mature Size:  20' x 15'
Zone:  2

A small, globular tree with a fast growth rate, it responds to annual pruning with a profusion o dark pink blossoms.  Its foliage is deep purple when mature and its rich, red pomes attract flocks of Cedar Waxwings in the early spring.  This variety is cold hardy and strongly resistant to fireblight.

Availability: Field grown, #10 Pots
  Malus 'Durleo'
Gladiator Crabapple


Mature Size:  20' x 9'
Zone: 2

A nice specimen with glossy purple leaves, abundant pink flowers and small, purple ornamental fruit.  It has an upright crown form making it an ideal tree for small spaces.  A great alternative to the Schubert Chokecherry.

Availability: #10 Pots, Field grown
  Malus 'Jefgreen'
Emerald Spire Crabapple


Mature Size:  15' x 6'
Zone: 3

A nice specimen with bronze-green, disease resistant leaves, abundant pink flowers and small, purple ornamental fruit.  It has a columnar form making it an ideal tree for small spaces. 


Availability: #10 Pots
Malus 'Jefspire'
Purple Spire Crabapple


Mature Size:  15' x 6'
Zone: 3

A nice specimen with showy purple foliage, pink flowers and small, purple ornamental fruit.  It has a columnar form making it an ideal tree for small spaces. 


Availability: #10 Pots
  Malus 'Pink Spires'
Pink Spires Crabapple

Mature Size:  15-20' x 12'
Zone:  2

Covered in a profusion of light pink blossoms in spring, this tree grows to 15-20' in height, making it ideal for a confined screen or border planting.  This tree's foliage is red-purple in spring maturing to green-bronze in summer.

Availability:  Field grown
  Populus 'Assiniboine'
Assiniboine Poplar


Mature Size:  60' x 25'
Zone:  2

A fast growing, seedless clone with a fairly narrow crown.  It has good resistance to stem canker, leaf rust and poplar bud gall mite.


Availability:  Field grown
  Populus balsamifera
Balsam Poplar


Mature Size:  60-80' x 25'
Zone:  2

A fast growing tree found naturally throughout the boreal forests of Alberta.  Depending on if the tree is mal or female, fuzz may be produced.  It makes an excellent shelterbelt tree.


Availability:  Field grown
Populus x 'ACWS151'
Sundancer Poplar

Mature Size:  40' x 10'
Zone:  2

A hardy, disease resistant hybrid poplar for cold climate zones, developed in Indian Head, Saskatchewan.  It is a fast growing, cottonless columnar tree, excellent for screening, sound barriers, or as an accent tree.  It has resistance to Bronze leaf disease, is longer lived and is drought tolerant.


Availability:  Field grown
  Populus x canescens 'Tower'
Tower Poplar

Mature Size:  40' x 6'
Zone:  3

A hardy, disease resistant poplar for cold climate zones, developed in Morden, Manitoba. It is a rapid growing, cottonless columnar tree, excellent for screening, sound barriers, or as an accent tree.


Availability:  Field grown   
  Populus x 'Okanese'
Okanese Poplar

Mature Size: 60' x 25'
Zone:  2

A hardy choice for the prairies, this tree is great for shelterbelts and screens.  It is a fast growing, disease resistant, drought and cold tolerant, fuzz free hybrid that would be a great addition to any landscape plan.

Availability:  Field grown
  Populus tremula 'Erecta'
Swedish Columnar Aspen

Mature Size:  35' x 4'
Zone:  2

This columnar tree is great for smaller spaces, screens and along driveways.  It is more resistant to cankers than other columnar poplars.  The dark green leaves have a lighter silvery-green underside adding visual interest to the landscape.  It prefers a rich, well-drained, moist soil but will tolerate heavy soils if not too poorly drained.

Availability:  Field grown
  Populus tremuloides
Trembling Aspen

Mature Size:  50' x 30'
Zone:  1

The trembling of the small leaves of this tree in the slightest breeze have a beautiful effect.  It is adaptable to many different soil conditions and can be found in moist, shallow, rocky or clay soils.  It has an attractive greenish-white bark, has golden fall colour and is resistant to black spot.

Availability:  Field grown
Prunus x nigrella 'Muckle'
Muckle Hybrid Plum


Mature Size:  15' x 10'
Zone:  2 

This outstanding small tree is a hardy hybrid between Canada Plum and Russian Almond.  It produces an abundance of showy pink flowers from bright red flower buds early in the spring.


Availability:  #10 Pots
Prunus nigra 'Princess Kay'
Princess Kay Plum


Mature Size:  15' x 10'
Zone:  2

A beautiful display of fragrant, double white flowers in early spring begins its season.  This tree has an upright, narrow form.  It is an excellent feature tree for a small yard. 


Availability:  #10 & #15 Pots
Quercus ellipsoidalis 'DurMarg'
Shooting Star Northern Pin Oak

Mature Size:  60' x 35'
Zone:  2/3

This very hardy selection of Northern pin oak is budded on to a Burr Oak understock giving it higher tolerance to dry, alkaline soils of the prairies.  This selection made by Rick Durand of Prairie Shade Nursery has deep green, glossy foliage which turns a deep red in the fall.

Availability:  #10 Pots
  Salix acutifolia
Acute Leaf Willow

Mature Size:  40' x 30'
Zone:  2

This is a small to medium tree that can be grown as a single or multi-trunked tree.  It is extremely fast growing so makes an excellent choice for a shelterbelt.


Availability:  Field grown
  Salix pentandra
Laurel Leaf Willow

Mature Size:  50' x 25'
Zone:  2

This tree has a nice rounded shape and has excellent cold hardiness.  It is a fast grower, but can produce fuzz.  It is an excellent choice for shelterbelts in wet areas or saline soils as it has some salt tolerance.

Availability:  Field grown
  Salix sericea
Silver Willow

Mature Size:  40' x 20'
Zone:  3

This tree is native to North America and has finely textured weeping silver foliage.  It makes a great large landscape addition. At maturity it has a nicely rounded shape and orange bark. Tolerant of wet soils.

Availability:  Field grown
  Salix 'Prairie Cascade'
Prairie Cascade Willow

Mature Size:  40' x 30'
Zone:  3

This is a hardy selection of golden stemmed weeping willow.  It has glossy, dark green foliage in summer and golden stem colour in the winter.


Availability:  #10 Pots
  Sorbus aucuparia
European Mountainash

Mature Size:  25' x 20'
Zone:  2

A popular tree that produces showy orange-red fruits late in the season, which provide food for the birds.  It prefers acid soils with good drainage.


Availability:  Field grown
  Sorbus aucuparia 'Fastigiata'
Pyramidal Mountainash

Mature Size:  15' x 8'
Zone:  3

A compact version of a popular tree, it produces showy white flower clusters in the spring followed by orange-red fruits late in the season, which provide food for the birds.  A nice choice for smaller spaces.


Availability:  #10 Pots
 
  Sorbus decora
Showy Mountainash

Mature Size:  25' x 20'
Zone:  2

The hardiest of the mountainash varieties, it produces beautiful white flowers which turn into showy red fruit later in the season.  It is slow growing and resistant to disease.


Availability: Field grown
  Syringa reticulata 'Golden Eclipse'
Golden Eclipse Tree Lilac

Mature Size:  20' x 15'
Zone:  3

This tree has golden yellow and green variegated foliage and is a great small specimen tree for smaller spaces.  It bears creamy white flowers in large panicles in June and July.


Availability:  #Field grown
Tilia mongolica 'Harvest Gold'
Harvest Gold Linden


Mature Size:  40' x 25' 
Zone:  2

This hardy selection of Linden developed by Jeffries Nurseries Ltd out of Portage la Prairie, Manitoba has an upright form with exfoliating bark, disease free foliage and outstanding golden fall colour.  It is well suited to smaller yards or boulevards. 

Availability: #10 Pots
  Tilia cordata
Little Leaf Linden

Mature Size:  40' x 30'
Zone:  3

With its glossy dark foliage and fragrant pendulous flowers in early summer, this tree makes a splendid plant for street and residential use.  It is very adaptable and virtually disease free, and it does well in poor soils.

Availability:  #10 Pots, Field grown
Tilia cordata 'Golden Cascade'
Golden Cascade Linden

Mature Size:  40' x 25'
Zone:  3

With its cascading branches, medium sized leaves and fragrant pendulous flowers in early summer, this tree makes a splendid plant for street and residential use.  It has excellent golden fall colour.

Availability:  #15 Pots
  Ulmus americana
American Elm

Mature Size:  50' x 20'
Zone:  3

A medium sized tree with a fast growth rate.  It was often used on boulevards, as it grows in a nice vase shape forming an archway type look when planted down both sides. It makes a wonderful shade tree and has brilliant yellow fall colour.

Availability:  Field grown


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