Recommended Small to Medium-sized Trees

Recommended small to medium sized trees, native or perform like native

  • Kidneywood (Eysenhardtia orthocarpa) 10 feet

    Mexican Buckeye

  • Mexican Buckeye (Ungnadia speciosa) 30 feet
  • Evergreen Sumac (Rhus virens) 12 feet
  • Rusty Blackhaw (Viburnum rufidulum) 20 feet
  • Carolina Buckthorn (Frangula caroliniana)  15-20 feet
  • Yaupon Holly (Ilex vomitoria)  25 feet
  • Possumhaw Holly (Ilex decidua)  15-30 feet
  • American Beautyberry, French Mulberry (Calicarpa Americana) 10 feet
  • Texas Persimmon (Diospyros texana) 20 feet
  • Crape Myrtle (many varieties, colors, bark pattern) 10-35 feet
  • Roughleaf Dogwood (Cornus drummondii)  15 feet
  • Texas Mt. Laurel (Calia secundiflora) formerly (Sophora secundiflora) 10-20 feet
  • Texas Redbud (Cercis Canadensis var. texensis) 10-20 feet
  • Dwarf Pomegranate (Punica granatum Nana) 10 feet
  • Anacacho Orchid Tree (Bauhinia lunarioides) 10-12 feet
  • Chihuahuan Orchid Tree (pata de vaca)   (Bauhinia llunapoides) 12 feet
  • Mexican Orchid Tree  (Bauhinia Mexicana) 10 feet
  • New Mexican Olive ( Forestiera pubescens subsp new Mexicana) 12 feet
  • American Smoke-tree (Cotinus obovatus) 35 feet
  • Texas Pistache (Pistacia texana) 15-30 feet
  • Mexican Plum (Prunus mixicana) 25 feet
  • Golden-ball Lead-tree (Leucaena retusa) 25 feet
  • Eve’s Necklace (Styphnolobium affine)  formerely (Sophora affinis) 25 feet
  • Flame-leaf Sumac (Rhus copallina) 25 feet
  • Bluewood Condalia (Condalia hookeri) 30 feet
  • Vitex or Lilac Chaste Tree (Vitex agnus-castus) 30 feet
  • All citrus and fruit trees.  Purchase from Fanick Nursery with their recommendations.
  • Texas Ebony (Ebenopsis ebano) 40 feet, thorns