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Approved Tree Planting List
The following list of trees have been determined acceptable street side planting.  These are suggested trees only - this is not an all inclusive list.

PLEASE NOTE: THE CITY OF STOUGHTON HAS A MORATORIUM ON THE PLANTING OF ANY ASH TREES WITHIN CITY LIMITS.  We are also trying to achieve no more than 5% of any one genus.  As we reach these goals, tree genus's may be removed from approved list.

Large Trees
(wide parkrows, no overhead power lines)
  • European Alder(Alnus) & varieties
  • European Horsechestnut (Aesculus) & varieties
  • European Beech (Fagus) & varieties
  • Catalpa (speciosa) & varieties
  • Ginkgo & varieties
  • Hackberry (Celtis) & varieties
  • Honeylocust (Gleditsia) & varieties - Thornless ONLY
  • Kentucky Coffeetree (Gymnocladus dioicus) cv Espresso & varieties
  • Little Leaf Linden (Tilia cordata) & varieties
  • Elm - Hybrid (Ulmus) & varieties
  • Oaks (Quercus) &varieties
  • Turkish Filbert (Corylus colurna) & varieties
  • Amur Corktree (Phellodendron amurense) & varieties
  • Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum) & varieties
  • Exlamation London Planetree (Platanus acerfolia 'Morton Circle') & varieties
  • Tulip Tree (Liriodendron) & varieties
  • Hardy Rubber Tree (Eucommia ulmoides)
Medium Trees
(wide parkrows, no overhead power lines)
  • Allegheny Serviceberry (Amelanchier laevis)
  • Amur Maacki (Maacki amurensis)
  • Redbud (Cercis candadensis) & varieties
  • Flowering Crabapples (Malus) - Upright Varieties ONLY
  • Japanese Tree Lilac (Syringa reticulata) - Tree Form varieties ONLY
  • Peking Lilac (Syringa pekinensis)
  • Washington Hawthorne (Crataegus phaenopyrum) - Thornless Varieties
  • Macho Amur Corktree (male only)( Phellodendron amurense)
  • Whitesheild osage-orange (Maclura pomifera)
Small Trees
(limited space or ANY parkrow with overhead power lines)
  • Amur Choke Cherry (Prunus mackii) & varieties
  • Hophornbeam (Ostrya virginiana) & varieties
  • Single Stem-trunk Magnolia stellate & varieties (Tree Form)
  • American Hornbeam (Carpinus caroliniana)  & varieties
  • Service Berry (Amelanchier) & varieties