Cleveland Tree Plan Appendix A Tree Selection Guide

This Tree Selection Guide provides essential information to help you choose climate-resilient trees suitable for urban and suburban areas in northeast Ohio. This region includes Cuyahoga, Summit, Lorain, Wayne, Lake, Geauga, Portage, Stark, Ashtabula, Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana and Ashland counties. It is designed to help you choose from a diverse list of appropriate trees for a variety of situations, with consideration given to trees that are resistant to pests and diseases and tolerate conditions like de-icing salt, air pollution, soil compaction, saturated soils and drought.