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Types of Trees That Grow Well in Los Ranchos

Trees are an important part of many yards in Los Rancho de Albuquerque. They provide shade, beauty, and are even a valuable food and shelter source for wildlife. 


If you live in Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico, you're in luck! There are a number of tree species that thrive in this area including mesquite, cottonwood, and juniper. Each of these trees has their own benefits, so be sure to do your research, so you go with the tree that's right for you!


If you're not sure which tree is the best for your yard, you can always plant a few 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

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