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Common Name  Botanical Name  Acceptable Cultivars
Large Trees - mature size more than 35 feet
*Yellow Buckeye  Aesculus Flava  
*Shagbark Hickory Carya ovata  
Hackberry Celtis occidentalis Chicagoland
Hybrid Hackberry Celtis laevigata x
occidentalis
Magnifica
Ultra
*Yellowwood Cladastris lutea  
Katsura Cercidiphyllum japonicum  
European Beech* Fagus sylvatica Asplenifolia*
Rotundifolia*
Ginkgo (Male) Ginkgo biloba Autumn Gold
Elmwood
Golden Colonnade
Magyar 
Presidential Gold
Princeton Sentry
Shangri-La
Honeylocust Gleditsia triacanthos Northern Acclaim
Skyline
Kentucky Coffeetree (male) Gymnocladus dioicus Decaf
Espresso
True North 
American Sweetgum* Liquidambar styraciflua Moraine*
Tuliptree * Liriodendron tulipifera Emerald City
*Cucumber Magnolia Magnolia Acuminata  
*Dawnredwood Metasequoia
glyptostroboides
Jade Prince
Blackgum Nyssa sylvatica Green Gable
Red Rage
Tupelo Tower
London Planetree Platanus x acerifolia Exclamation
White-English Oak Hybrid Quercus alba x robur Crimson Spire
Prairie Stature
Streetspire
Swamp White Oak Quercus bicolor American Dream
Swamp White-English  Quercus bicolor x robur Regal Prince
Hybrid Oak   Beacon
Bur Oak  Quercus macrocarpa Urban Pinnacle
Bur-English Hybrid Oak Quercus macrocarpa x robur Heritage Oak
Chinkapin Oak Quercus muehlenbergii  
Shumard Oak Quercus shumardii  
Red Oak Quercus rubra  
Baldcypress Taxodium distichum  Green Whisper
Shawnee Brave
American Linden Tilia americana American Sentry
Boulevard
Redmond
American-Littleleaf Hybrid Linden  Tilia americana x cordata Glenleven
Littleleaf Linden Tilia cordata Corinthian
Greenspire
Silver Linden Tilia tomentosa Green Mountain
Sterling
Silver Lining
Elm hybrids* Ulmus sp. Accolade
Triumph*
Lacebark Elm Ulmus parvifolia Allee
Bosque
Everclear
Japanese Zelkova Zelkova serrata Green Vase  
Musashino 
Medium Trees - mature size approximately 25-35 feet
Buckeye Hybrids* Aesculus sp. Autumn Splendor*
Fort McNair*
Homestead*
European Hornbeam Carpinus betulus Emerald Avenue
Fastigiata
Frans Fontaine
*Goldenraintree  Koelreuteria paniculata  
Amur Maackia Maackia amurensis Maacnificent 
Sargent Cherry Prunus sargentii Pink Flair
Cherry Hybrids Prunus sp. Accolade
First Blush
Persian Parrotia Parrotia persica Vanessa
 Korean Mountainash Sorbus alnifolia  
Small Trees - mature size less than 25 feet
Serviceberry Amelanchier sp. Autumn Brilliance
Cumulus
Lustre
Robin Hill
Spring Flurry
American Hornbeam Carpinus caroliniana Firespire
Native Flame
*Eastern Redbud Cercis canadensis  
*Chinese Fringetree Chionanthus retusus  
Cornel Dogwood (aka Corneliancherry) Cornus mas Fastigiata
Golden Glory
Saffron Sentinel
Crabapple* Malus sp.  Adirondack*
Donald Wyman*
Harvest Gold*
Red Jewel*
Zumi*
Japanese Tree Lilac Syringa reticulata Ivory Pillar
Ivory Silk
Snowdance
Peking Tree Lilac Syringa pekinensis *China Snow
Great Wall

* Not permitted near sidwalks.

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