Tree Selection for Save Maumee Riparian Buffer Initiative

The trees will be potted and larger than usual! COME PLANT A FEW!

The trees will be potted and larger than usual! COME PLANT A FEW!


Save Ma_umee the only thing missing is U!

Save Ma_umee the only thing missing is U!

We are stronger together!

Type of tree
Arrowwood Viburnum
American Basswood
American Sycamore
Aspen
Atlantic Nine Bark
Black Willow 
Bald Cyprus
Black Gum
Black Haw
Black Cherry
Buttonbush
Common Hackberry 
Dogwood, Flowering
Dogwood, Gray
Dogwood, Silky 
Hazelnut
Eastern Red Cedar
Elderberry
Honeylocust
Kentucky Coffee Tree
Nanny Berry
Ninebark
Oak, Black
Oak, Burr
Oak, Chestnut
Oak, Chinquapin
Oak, Shingle
Oak, Shumard
Oak, Swamp White
Oak, Swamp Chestnut
Oak, White
Ohio Buckeye
Paw Paw
Persimmon
Pecan
Pig Nut Hickory
Red Bud
Red Twig Dogwood
Red Maple
River Birch
Sasafras
Serviceberry
Shagbark Hickory
Shellbark Hickory
Silky Dogwood
Spicebush
Sweet Gum
St. Johns Wort
Sugar Maple
Sycamores
Tulip Tree
White Cedar
Virginia Pine/White Spruce
Witch hazel

 

Branch bud ID.

 

DO NOT BUY LIST
NO PEAR species has become invasive
NO APPLE Indiana has many
NO HAWTHORN WITH CEDAR
NO PLUMS
NO BLACK WALNUT black canker disease
NO ELM Dutch Elm Disease
NO ASH even with different species not with Emerald Ash
NO BLACK LOCUS problematic tree
NO PIN OAK not very healthy: does not tolerate our high ph in clay
NO Norway Spruce not native to our area…use white spruce
NO American Beech very hard to establish and meant for specific forest environment
NO BOXELDER MAPLE not a high quality species but native native but short lived  DO NOT REMOVE THEM

 

TREES SPECIFICALLY FOR EARTH DAY 2016 PLANTING : CLICK HERE

Title of Project: Save Maumee Riparian Buffer Initiative CLICK FOR NARRATIVE will be planting trees along perennial streams in these three sub watersheds
1) Bullerman Ditch (map)
2) Six Mile Creek (map)
3) Trier Ditch (map)

* Save Maumee Grassroots Organization is working with U.S. Forestry Service grant awarded by Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) funding, to plant 1,390 trees between Spring 2016 – Fall 2017.
* The trees we plan to purchase are listed above.  The trees will be planted on floodways & floodplains that are considered “flashy and violent.”
* Ideally trees will be in a 1-3 gallon container. We will not purchase bare-root trees. We will not purchase trees that are OVER the size of a 5 gallon container.
* Save Maumee, the U.S. Forestry Service & USDA are equal opportunity providers, employers, and lenders. FULL CIVIL RIGHTS, NONDISCRIMINATORY POLICY & HOW TO FILE A COMPLAINT: CLICK HERE