Trees

Ruby Falls Redbud (Cercis Canadensis)

Shade, ornamental, tall and small we have a tree choice for every season and location in your landscape! Since 1940 Oakland Nursery has been providing locally grown trees of unmatched quality and value to central Ohio. Whether you are looking for a large statement shade tree to provide relief from summer heat and to enjoy for generations, or a smaller ornamental flowering tree for a blast of color in the Spring, Oakland has the tree for you.

Accolade Elm (Ulmus 'Morton')
$149.00
Description:A tall hybrid elm cultivar with an upright spreading habit, large shiny leaves and good fall color, resistant to Dutch elm disease; excellent as a street tree or a shade tree for larger landscapes; very adaptable to adverse conditionsOrnamental Features:Accolade Elm has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding gold in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Accolade Elm is a deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.Accolade Elm is recommended for the following landscape applications;Shade
Description:A tall hybrid elm cultivar with an upright spreading habit, large shiny leaves and good fall color, resistant to Dutch...
Adirondack Flowering Crab (Malus 'Adirondack')
$149.00
Description:A distinctively shaped feature tree with showy pink-edged white flowers in spring emerging from red buds and persistent orange-red fruit in fall, rigidly upright habit of growth; needs well-drained soil and full sun, excellent for smaller landscapesOrnamental Features:Adirondack Flowering Crab is blanketed in stunning clusters of fragrant white flowers with red tips along the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive red flower buds before the leaves. The fruits are showy tomato-orange pomes carried in abundance from early fall to late winter. It has coppery-bronze-tipped dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn yellow in fall.Landscape Attributes:Adirondack Flowering Crab is a dense deciduous tree with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This tree will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best...
Description:A distinctively shaped feature tree with showy pink-edged white flowers in spring emerging from red buds and persistent orange-red fruit...
Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius 'Jefam')
$29.99
Description:Quite the colorful shrub, this garden beauty boasts yellow-orange-red new foliage in spring and summer, maturing to lime green then purple in the fall; a compact variety that will grow nearly anywhereOrnamental Features:Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark features showy clusters of white flowers at the ends of the branches from late spring to early summer, which emerge from distinctive pink flower buds. It has attractive deciduous orange foliage with yellow veins and tinges of lime green which emerges yellow in spring. The serrated lobed leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. It features abundant showy red capsules from early to mid fall. The peeling tan bark and indian red branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or...
Description:Quite the colorful shrub, this garden beauty boasts yellow-orange-red new foliage in spring and summer, maturing to lime green then...
American Dream Oak Swamp White Oak(Quercus Bicolor)
$149.00
Description:Large deep green leaves are thick and glossy with wavy margins. Strong resistance to anthracnose and mildew.Key Attributes: Height: 50 Feet Tall Spread: 35-40 Feet Wide Color: yellow fall color Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Large deep green leaves are thick and glossy with wavy margins. Strong resistance to anthracnose and mildew.Key Attributes: Height: 50...
Armstrong Gold® Maple(Acer Freemanii)
$149.00
Description:Improved columnar form 12 foot spread for narrow planting sites. Golden to orange fall color.Key Attributes: Height: 45 Feet Tall Spread: 12-16 Feet Wide Color: orange fall color Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Improved columnar form 12 foot spread for narrow planting sites. Golden to orange fall color.Key Attributes: Height: 45 Feet Tall...
Autumn Blaze Maple (Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred')
$129.00
Description:A popular hybrid of the silver and red maples combining the best attributes of both; stunning fall colors, excellent habit of growth, tolerant of conditions, fast growing; an excellent alternative for locations where a red maple may not growOrnamental Features:Autumn Blaze Maple features showy clusters of red flowers along the branches in early spring before the leaves. It has green foliage throughout the season. The lobed leaves turn outstanding shades of orange and in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The furrowed gray bark and brick red branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Autumn Blaze Maple is a deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned in summer after...
Description:A popular hybrid of the silver and red maples combining the best attributes of both; stunning fall colors, excellent habit...
Autumn Gold Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba 'Autumn Gold')
$249.00
Description:A true 150 million year old relic with unique fan-shaped leaves; stunning pyramidal form and consistent golden fall color, does not produce fruit; a distinct improvement on the species, a great choice for home landscape useOrnamental Features:Autumn Gold Ginkgo has emerald green foliage throughout the season. The fan-shaped leaves turn an outstanding gold in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Autumn Gold Ginkgo is an open deciduous tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.Autumn...
Description:A true 150 million year old relic with unique fan-shaped leaves; stunning pyramidal form and consistent golden fall color, does...
Autumn Splendor Buckeye (Aesculus 'Autumn Splendor')
$220.00
Description:An interesting new small accent tree for home landscape use, selected primarily for its outstanding fall color, yellowish-green flowers and rounded growth habit, a distinct improvement over species buckeyes; spiny seeds may necessitate some maintenanceOrnamental Features:Autumn Splendor Buckeye features showy spikes of creamy white flowers rising above the foliage in mid spring. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The palmate leaves turn an outstanding tomato-orange in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. However, the fruit can be messy in the landscape and may require occasional clean-up.Landscape Attributes:Autumn Splendor Buckeye is a dense deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This is a high maintenance tree that will require regular care and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed....
Description:An interesting new small accent tree for home landscape use, selected primarily for its outstanding fall color, yellowish-green flowers and...
Bailey Hardy Peach Tree(Prunus )
$49.99
Description:Produces small, white-fleshed, semi-freestone juicy fruit. Ripens mid-August Self-fruitful; requires no pollinator. Great for eating, sauces and baking.Key Attributes: Height: 18 Feet Tall Spread: 8 Feet Wide Color: peach fruit Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Produces small, white-fleshed, semi-freestone juicy fruit. Ripens mid-August Self-fruitful; requires no pollinator. Great for eating, sauces and baking.Key Attributes: Height:...
Baldcypress (Taxodium distichum)
$149.00
Description:An interesting tall, pyramidal deciduous conifer characteristic of the South but actually quite hardy; narrow bright green leaves turn golden brown in fall, a broad trunk and odd knee-like protrusions at the base when grown in standing water; adaptableOrnamental Features:Baldcypress has emerald green foliage throughout the season. The ferny bipinnately compound leaves turn an outstanding orange in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The shaggy indian red bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Baldcypress is a deciduous tree with a strong central leader and a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which can make it a great accent feature on this basis alone.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and...
Description:An interesting tall, pyramidal deciduous conifer characteristic of the South but actually quite hardy; narrow bright green leaves turn golden...
Bartlett Pear (Pyrus communis 'Bartlett')
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Description:The most commercially popular pear, produces excellent quality yellow-green fruit in early fall; very showy white flowers in spring and an upright oval habit, very ornamental; needs a pollinator, fallen fruit can be messy, can be susceptible to fireblightOrnamental Features:Landscape Attributes:
Description:The most commercially popular pear, produces excellent quality yellow-green fruit in early fall; very showy white flowers in spring and...
Big Cis Ornamental Sand Cherry(Prunus Cistena)
$149.00
Description:This rounded small tree features pink flowers in the spring and a fabulous purple fall color.Key Attributes: Height: 15 Feet Tall Spread: 12-16 Feet Wide Color: red foliage Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:This rounded small tree features pink flowers in the spring and a fabulous purple fall color.Key Attributes: Height: 15 Feet...
Bing Cherry (Prunus avium 'Bing')
$49.99
Description:The most common commercial cherry variety featuring showy white flowers in spring followed by sweet deep red fruit, tall and upright, best for larger landscapes; needs full sun, well drained soil and a pollinator, be prepared to fight the birds for fruitOrnamental Features:Landscape Attributes:
Description:The most common commercial cherry variety featuring showy white flowers in spring followed by sweet deep red fruit, tall and...
Black Gum (Nyssa sylvatica)
$149.00
Description:One of the most spectacular and reliable fall coloring trees, turning brilliant shades of red and orange, and a very neat, pyramidal habit of growth; very particular about its growing conditions, needs organic, acidic soils, intolerant of urban pollutionOrnamental Features:Black Gum has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding crimson in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The furrowed black bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Black Gum is a deciduous tree with a strong central leader and a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting...
Description:One of the most spectacular and reliable fall coloring trees, turning brilliant shades of red and orange, and a very...
$49.99
Description:Large-fruited dessert plum with superior winter hardiness. Fruit is blue-black with very sweet, juicy, yellow flesh. Ripens early August. Use P.'Toka' as a pollinator.Key Attributes: Height: 10 Feet Tall Spread: 8 Feet Wide Color: yellow plum fruit Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Large-fruited dessert plum with superior winter hardiness. Fruit is blue-black with very sweet, juicy, yellow flesh. Ripens early August. Use...
Butterflies Magnolia (Magnolia 'Butterflies')
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Description:An exquisitely beautiful magnolia whose flowers are among the truest yellow of all hybrids; a small tree or large shrub with a neatly pyramidal form and large relatively coarse leaves, flowers appear before the foliage; an ideal landscape or garden accentOrnamental Features:Butterflies Magnolia is covered in stunning fragrant yellow cup-shaped flowers held atop the branches in early spring before the leaves. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The large pointy leaves turn coppery-bronze in fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Butterflies Magnolia is a deciduous tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.Butterflies Magnolia is recommended for the following landscape applications;...
Description:An exquisitely beautiful magnolia whose flowers are among the truest yellow of all hybrids; a small tree or large shrub...
Canada Red Select Chokecherry (Prunus virginiana 'Canada Red Select')
$149.00
Description:A vigorous and hardier form of Canada Red chokecherry; foliage is a darker reddish purple with a thicker leaf texture; also known for its straight trunk and more uniform top; must have good drainage and aerationOrnamental Features:Canada Red Select Chokecherry features showy chains of fragrant white flowers hanging below the branches in mid spring. It has attractive deep purple foliage which emerges green in spring. The oval leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding red in the fall. The fruits are showy dark red drupes with black overtones, which are carried in abundance in mid summer.Landscape Attributes:Canada Red Select Chokecherry is a deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a high maintenance tree that will require regular care and upkeep, and...
Description:A vigorous and hardier form of Canada Red chokecherry; foliage is a darker reddish purple with a thicker leaf texture;...
Canadian Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)
$39.99
Description:A delicate and beautiful conifer of the Eastern forests, with soft needles and an open habit of growth, upright and broadly conical, also makes a great hedge; needs adequate moisture, rich, acidic and organic soils and shelter from drying windsOrnamental Features:Canadian Hemlock has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The needles remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Canadian Hemlock is an evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which can make it a great accent feature on this basis alone.This tree will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Canadian Hemlock is recommended for...
Description:A delicate and beautiful conifer of the Eastern forests, with soft needles and an open habit of growth, upright and...
Cardinal Crabapple(Malus )
$129.00
Description:Flowers are bright pinkish-red and fruit is deep red. Best disease resistant crab with deep purple leaf color.Key Attributes: Height: 18 Feet Tall Spread: 20-30 Feet Wide Color: red flower Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Flowers are bright pinkish-red and fruit is deep red. Best disease resistant crab with deep purple leaf color.Key Attributes: Height:...
Chanticleer Ornamental Pear (Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer')
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Description:A tall and narrowly upright accent tree covered in attractive white flowers in spring followed by small inedible fruit, good fall color, very ornamental, symmetrical form makes for a prominent vertical accent; resistant to fireblightOrnamental Features:Chanticleer Ornamental Pear is clothed in stunning clusters of white flowers with purple anthers along the branches in mid spring before the leaves. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy heart-shaped leaves turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. The fruits are showy yellow pomes displayed in late summer.Landscape Attributes:Chanticleer Ornamental Pear is a dense deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a high maintenance tree that will require regular care and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat...
Description:A tall and narrowly upright accent tree covered in attractive white flowers in spring followed by small inedible fruit, good...
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Description:Dwarf form which features emerald green weeping foliage.Key Attributes: Height: 12 Feet Tall Spread: 15-18 Feet Wide Color: white flower Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Dwarf form which features emerald green weeping foliage.Key Attributes: Height: 12 Feet Tall Spread: 15-18 Feet Wide Color: white flower...
Cherokee Brave Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida 'Cherokee Brave')
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Description:A highly desirable ornamental tree which is absolutely blanketed in rich red flowers that fade to white in the centers in spring, attractive tiered habit as well; an extremely fussy tree that requires rich, well-drained acidic soil and adequate moistureOrnamental Features:Cherokee Brave Flowering Dogwood features showy clusters of crimson flowers with white centers held atop the branches in mid spring. It has forest green foliage which emerges burgundy in spring. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall. It produces red berries from early to late fall. The warty gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Cherokee Brave Flowering Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous tree with a stunning habit of growth which features almost oriental horizontally-tiered branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively...
Description:A highly desirable ornamental tree which is absolutely blanketed in rich red flowers that fade to white in the centers...
Cherokee Princess Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida 'Cherokee Princess')
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Description:Possibly the ultimate small specimen tree, famous for its huge yet delicate white blooms in spring; extremely fussy, requires rich, well-drained acidic soil and adequate precipitation; one of the hardiest, best with some shelterOrnamental Features:Cherokee Princess Flowering Dogwood features showy clusters of white flowers with white bracts held atop the branches in mid spring. It has forest green foliage which emerges burgundy in spring. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall. It produces red berries from early to late fall. The warty gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Cherokee Princess Flowering Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous tree with a stunning habit of growth which features almost oriental horizontally-tiered branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only...
Description:Possibly the ultimate small specimen tree, famous for its huge yet delicate white blooms in spring; extremely fussy, requires rich,...
Chinese Dogwood (Cornus kousa)
$79.00
Description:A truly beautiful specimen tree for the home landscape, with large, showy white flowers in spring and a strongly horizontal habit of growth; very particular as to siting, requires rich, well-drained acidic soil and adequate precipitationOrnamental Features:Chinese Dogwood features showy clusters of white flowers with white bracts held atop the branches in late spring. It features an abundance of magnificent pink berries from early to mid fall. It has bluish-green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall. The peeling gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Chinese Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous tree with a stunning habit of growth which features almost oriental horizontally-tiered branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be...
Description:A truly beautiful specimen tree for the home landscape, with large, showy white flowers in spring and a strongly horizontal...
Common Paw Paw (Asimina triloba)
$149.00
Description:Small spreading tree with delicious edible fruit, similar in taste to a banana/pear with a custard consistency; fruit is sweet, rich, high in vitamins, however flowers can have a disagreeable fetid odor; tree is a host for the zebra swallowtail butterflyOrnamental Features:Landscape Attributes:
Description:Small spreading tree with delicious edible fruit, similar in taste to a banana/pear with a custard consistency; fruit is sweet,...
Common Sassafras(Sassafras )
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Description:Key Attributes: Height: 40-50 Feet Tall Spread: 30 Feet Wide Color: yellow fall color Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Key Attributes: Height: 40-50 Feet Tall Spread: 30 Feet Wide Color: yellow fall color Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade...
Coralburst Flowering Crab (Malus 'Coralburst')
$149.00
Description:One of the finest flowering crab selections, this is a dwarf variety featuring a froth of double coral-pink flowers in spring and reddish-orange fruit in fall; needs well-drained soil and full sun, the perect focal point in a mixed garden compositionOrnamental Features:Coralburst Flowering Crab is clothed in stunning clusters of fragrant rose flowers along the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive coral-pink flower buds before the leaves. The fruits are showy tomato-orange pomes carried in abundance from early fall to late winter. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn yellow in fall.Landscape Attributes:Coralburst Flowering Crab is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned...
Description:One of the finest flowering crab selections, this is a dwarf variety featuring a froth of double coral-pink flowers in...
Crimson King Norway Maple (Acer platanoides 'Crimson King')
$129.00
Description:One of the most cherished purple-leaf landscape trees, holding its foliage color well throughout the season; a dense shade tree best used as a prominent color accent, many consider it the ultimate feature tree for the front yardOrnamental Features:Crimson King Norway Maple has attractive burgundy foliage throughout the season. The lobed leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. It is bathed in stunning corymbs of lemon yellow flowers along the branches in early spring before the leaves. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Crimson King Norway Maple is a dense deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned in summer after the leaves have fully developed, as it may 'bleed' sap if pruned in...
Description:One of the most cherished purple-leaf landscape trees, holding its foliage color well throughout the season; a dense shade tree...