Tree for wet clay soil

sdcwyJune 13, 2010

I'm having trouble with selection of an evergreen tree/shrub in San Diego. I'd like a plant for my front yard in full sun, poor-draining clay soil, moderate or fast growth to 15-20 feet high, possibly multi-trunked. I'm hoping to find something with an interesting branching structure, like tipuana tipu or ulmus parvifolia. Any suggestions?

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Arctostaphylos 'Austin Griffiths'
Ceanothus 'Ray Hartmann'
Cocculus laurifolius
Lagerstroemia hybrids
Psidium cattleianum
Rhapiolepis 'Majestic Beauty'
Tecoma (Stenolobium) stans
Viburnum suspensum


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