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Types of Trees That Grow Well in Corrales

Trees are a great addition to any landscape. They provide natural shade, beauty, and even food and shelter for local animals. With so many different types of trees to choose from though, it can be challenging to know which one is right for your home or business.


If you own a home or business in Corrales, New Mexico, you're in luck! There are a number of tree species that thrive in the desert environment. Popular choices include mesquite, cottonwood, and juniper. Each of these trees has its own unique benefits, so be sure to do your research before making a decision.


If you're not sure which tree is right for you, you can always plant a few different varieties and create your own desert oasis!

Apricot ('Prunus spp')
Arizona ash ('Fraxinus velutina')
Arizona sycamore ('Platanus wrightii')
Arizona walnut ('Juglans major')
Austrian black pine ('Pinus nigra')
Big tooth maple ('Acer grandidentatum')   
Black locust ('Robinia psuedoacacia')
Blue Atlas cedar ('Cedrus atlantica')
Box elder ('Acer negundo')
Bur oak ('Quercus macrocarpa')
Chinese pistache ('Pistacia chinensis')   
Chinquapin oak ('Quercus muelenbergii')]
Common hackberry ('Celtis occidentalis')
Crape myrtle ('Lagerstroemia indica')
Deodar cedar ('Cedrus deodara')
English walnut ('Juglans regia')
Ginko ('Ginko biloba')
Golden rain tree ('Koelreuteria paniculatta')
Honey locust ('Gledistsia triacanthos')
Incense cedar ('Calocedrus decurrens')
Italian stone pine ('Pinus pinea')
Japanese pagoda Tree ('Sophora japonica')
Kentucky coffee tree ('Gymnocladus dioica')
London plane tree     
Mexican elder ('Sambucus mexicana')
Mountain ash ('Sorbus spp.')
Netleaf hackberry ('Celtis reticulata')
Oklahoma redbud ('Cercis reniformis')
Pecan ('Carya illinoensis') 
Purple leaf plum ('Prunus cerasifera')
Purple smoke tree ('Cotinus coggygria')
Raywood ash ('Fraxinus angustifolia')
Rio Grande cottonwood ('Populus wislizeni')
Scots pine ('Pinus sylvestris')
Serviceberry ('Amelanchier utahensis')
Silverthorn ('Eleagnus pungens')
Texas red oak ('Quercus texana or buckleyii)'
Wild plum ('Prunus americana')
Zelkova ('Zelkova serrata')

*Note this list is not exhaustive

Corrales Tree Services

We specialize in tree trimming and tree pruning of all the trees that are native to, and growing in, Corrales. If you need your tree to grow at its best and healthiest, you need certified arborists who know Corrales trees!

Corrales Tree Trimming

We have the skills, equipment, and experience to remove your dead or dying tree safely!  Call us today to get a free estimate on Corrales Tree Removal!

Corrales Tree Removal

At American Tree Services & Landscaping, we are ISA board-certified Arborists meaning we know how to plan for the long term care of a tree. We know all the right cuts to make for trimming and pruning, and know when a tree is way past its prime. If you want healthy trees, you want a certified arborist in Corrales, like Daniel and his team at American Tree Services & Landscaping!

Corrales Arborist

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