Top 5 Trees for Fall Foliage

Autumn, nature’s annual color festival is around the corner! If you have been considering adding trees to your landscape that will provide shade, privacy, and beautiful foliage it may be time to give Titan Tree Care a call.

We tend to think of Spring as the natural default planting season, however, fall can be ideal for trees. Summer months tend to put a lot of stress on newly planted trees and by waiting till fall, you give them an extra growing season before those harsh days.

If vibrant colors are your goal, check out our top five favorite trees for leaf season.

  1. Red Maple

True to its name, the Red Maple features something red during each season and will be exceptionally brilliant during Autumn. This tree tolerates a wide variety of soil conditions but does need room to grow. It is a great choice for brilliant colors and is attractive all year long.

  1. Chinese Pistache Tree

If you want vivid colors, look no further, this ornamental shade tree will dazzle your landscape for years to come.

  1. Sugar Maple

The state tree of Virginia is one of America’s most beloved trees. As the season change, this tree will provide amazing colors in varying shades of yellow, orange and red.

  1. Shagbark Hickory

Native to Virginia, this tree produces a natural crop of nuts and is a wildlife favorite. The golden hues of its fall foliage will make it a fast favorite for you as well.

  1. Quaking Aspen

This adaptable tree makes a statement with bright yellow leaves against its white bark every fall.

It is important to choose the right tree for your yard and many factors including sun, water, and maturity will affect its success. If you would like some help picking trees that will provide a gorgeous view year-round, give us a call and our experts will help bring your landscape to life!

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