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shade tree suggestions

Anonymous added on September 14, 2015 | Answered

We live in the SF bay area and are interested in finding a medium size shade tree for next to the lawn. Should have a deep root system and disease/pest resistant. Got any suggestions? Thanks.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on September 16, 2015

Here is a link to get you started in the process of choosing trees.
Visiting local tree nurseries is a great way to see the trees up close.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/trees-that-please-the-landscape.htm
http://www.arboretum.org/some-outstanding-shade-trees-for-southern-california/

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