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New to Virginia

Posted by lost_in_boston 5/6 MA (My Page) on
Fri, Aug 18, 06 at 13:25

We have purchased property in southern Virginia (near Stuart) and desperately need fast-growing shade trees. Can someone offer suggestions?
Thanks!


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RE: New to Virginia

Keep in mind that fast-growing quite often means short-lived and/or easily broken in storms.

See link for some ideas; I know nothing about the company, but the pictures are good!

Here is a link that might be useful: fast shade trees


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RE: New to Virginia

Hi lost, your best bet is Liriodendron tulipifera- tulip tree or tulip popular. A good native for you.


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