My daughter is looking or a tree that will not get too large but will provide some shade and will have a pretty foliage in the winter. There is a problem with roots where an old tree had to be taken down there. Any suggestions? She lives in Virginia. Thank you. Helen I get your newsletter!
Selecting a Tree for a Small Front Yard
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Yaupon Holly might work for your situation:
Various small conifers might also work. Here are some other ideas: