Nevada Trees

Buy Nevada Fruit Trees,(Fig), Shade Tree, Grape Vines, Bamboo-Plants, Berry Plants, Flowering Trees and Nut Tree

Nevada gardeners are lucky to have 5 growing zones, according to the USDA climate map, so that a huge selection of plants is available to grow over the entire State, but it is crucial that special attention is paid to plant the proper plant in the recommended zone, so that you can avoid having the bush or tree damaged or Killed by severe freezes in some of the cold areas of the State. Some gardeners want to plant a fruit tree that will produce fruit as soon as possible, or likewise, the best NV shade tree is selected to plant that will provide shade in a hurry. The gardener is faced with the decision of whether to plant a large tree or whether to plant a fast growing tree. It is important to remember that a fast growing tree is susceptible to cold during sudden temperature drops on some fast growing trees, since the cell walls are elongated and enlarged rapidly and the proper amount of cellulose is not deposited within the cell walls that provide a cushion of winter protection. It is better sometimes to plant a slow growing tree or bush in the very cold areas of Nevada.

The best Nevada grape vines for growing are the Muscadine grape and the Scuppernong grape vines. Muscadine grapevines produce heavy crops of sweet grapes varying in color from black, blue to red or bronze. male muscadines must be planted with female scuppernong grape vines to assure the production of grapes. The Red Flame seedless grape vine, The Concord blue seedless and the white Thompson seedless grapes are commerically sold at grocery stores. Wine grapes are smaller in size but the bunches are large, and the high content of sugar makes these grapes the best choice for making white wine or red wine.

In selecting the best Nevada fruit trees, shade tree or flowering tree for planting, it is important to remember that the climate of extremely hot summers and warm winters, means gardeners in Reno, Nevada, must pick out apple tees with low chill requirements, such as the Israeli apple trees that are adapted in Israel that has a similar hot climate as that in Nevada. The most popular red apple tree is the Anna apple trees. The Ein Sheimer, yellow apple ripens in June in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Dorsett Golden Apple ripens in June locations near organic apple tree pick-your-own orchards.Most low chill peach trees that were developed in Florida, USDA climate zones of 8 and 9, such as the Flordaking peach trees, the Flordaprince and the Flordacrest peach tree will bear delicious, sweet, juicy peaches. Apricot trees will live and grow in Nevada, however, the winter chill factor will not allow a gardener to mature an apricot.

The Flordahome pear tree will grow and produce pears in Reno, Nevada, but most other cultivars of Pear trees are unproductive because of the heat. Many cultivars of Japanese persimmon trees have been perfectly adapted for the extreme heat and extensive soil profiles that are found in Nevada. The Fuyu Persimmon tree reliably produces a flattened, large persimmon fruit that is tasty, even in the green unripened stage.

In Nevada, the Chicago hardy fig tree and the Tennessee Mountain fig trees will grow and produce in all zones, and the black Mission fig. The Jack's Black fig tree, and the Mystery Fig tree are good producers of dark figs. The Green Ischau fig and the Kadota are green when ripe, and the birds will not bother the figs, because birds are color blind and can't see them, The Nero Caesar figs and the Italian white fig tree, both will produce very sweet figs.

Pomegranate trees are very well adapted to the Nevada climate, and soils and several organic pomegranate orchards have been established near Las Vegas, NV. The Wonderful cultivar of Pomegranate is the most popular and successful for planting.

Olive trees and Guava trees are adapted for growing in Nevada, and the Olive tree is especially good for thriving in desert soil profiles. The Loquat (Japanese plum) tree is evergreen and produces a juicy, orange fruit that is very similar in appearance.

Blackberry plants will easily take the Nevada heat, and thornless blackberry plants are producers of sweet juicy berries. Raspberry plants generally will not take the heat even though the Dorman Red raspberry plants produce berries in some warm NV areas. The thornless blackberry plant will grow and produce delicious, sweet blackberries. NV blueberry plants should be planted in an acidic soil pH, and that usually means that you add peat moss to the blueberry plant when it is planted.

The best NV Nut trees are grown commercially in nut orchards in several locations. Pecan trees flourish in the dry atmosphere and the heat, and the Elliot pecan tree, and the Curtis pecan trees are highly recommended for growing in Nevada. The native NV Black Walnut trees produce bushels of richly flavored walnut kernels that mature in late fall just like pecan trees. Hall's Hardy Almond trees are extensively planted by Nevada backyard gardeners, and the almond nuts ripen in late summer. The Mission almond tree and Nonpareil almond trees grow very well in the Las Vegas Valley, NV., orchards. The blight resistant American chestnut trees and the Chinese chestnut trees bear abundant crops of chestnuts that mature during the fall.

A wide variety of Shade trees will grow in Nevada. Weeping Willow trees, Tulip Poplar tree and Sycamore trees that are fast growing trees, along with Oak tree and Elm trees. The Oak Tree, Maple tree and Bald Cypress trees are widely adapted to growing in many temperature zones, and the color is spectacular in the fall leaf brilliant color change. The Lombardy poplar tree is a good wind breaker and privacy screen tree that is a very fast growing tree that can grow up to 8 feet during a single year. The Sour Wood tree is beautiful with its multi-colored leaf cover in the fall.

There are many of the best Nevada flowering tree selections that are recommended to grow including the old choices of Dogwood trees, Redbud tree and Crabapple trees. The Cleveland flowering pear tree is covered with white flowers in the early spring, just like the white flowering plum trees. The thundercloud plum tree has red leaves, pink blooms and is very resistant to drought. The crape myrtle trees have a long flowering period, usually for 3 months, and in June the red, pink and white flowers are very fluffy and delicate. New crape myrtle cultivars in colors of blue, Black Diamond-black leaves, and lavender are dwarf in size, growing only to 6 feet, and the fall leaf color is dazzling. The Oleander flowering shrubs turn into trees with proper pruning and maturity and flower in colors of white, pink and red, and the rare colors of purple and yellow.

Wildlife animal conservation and preservation is very important to animal and bird lovers and to hunters, and Kieffer pear trees, Chickasaw plum trees and American persimmon trees produce large supplies of fruit for birds and deer. The Mulberry trees are very prolific producers of berries that are vigorously gobbled up by deer, game birds, and songbirds. Native crabapple trees, elderberry plants and blackberry bushes supply food to wildlife animals during the growing season of plants and trees. Hickory nut trees and Chinese chestnut trees slowly drop their nuts beneath the trees in the fall where birds flock and animals gather to enjoy their winter food, when other things to eat are scarce. The fast growing sawtooth oak tree produces lots of ripe acorns, and the white oak tree and the gobbler oak tree acorns attract turkey and deer.

Nevada bamboo plants can be grown from Las Vegas, Paradise and Henderson in the South part of the State northwards to Carson City to establish a fast growing privacy screen that will protect your private property from unwanted visitors and block out effectively the acrid automobile fumes and noise. Nevada bamboo plants are easy to grow in partial shade or full sun in a damp organic supplemented soil profile. The beautiful stems are called “culms, poles and stalks” and grow in brilliant colors of blue, black-green and yellow and can have random streaks of variegation in the leaves or the poles. Bamboo plants are extremely well adapted to desert heat and are cold hardy to minus 20 below zero degrees F. temperatures. You can call Ty Ty Bamboo Nursery, and get immediate shipments of a living privacy barrier shipped directly and fast to your business or your home during any time of the year.

For growers of gardens and collectors in Nevada, Aloe plants, Yucca trees and Agave plants are familiar desert growing plants (Xeriscape) that require no care or attention, no water and no fertilization. The Yucca gloriosa, Spanish Bayonet, the Joshua Tree, Yucca brevifolia and the Yucca rostrata are all very cold hardy plants that grow in all climate zones of Nevada. The Red Yucca plant has long slender leaves that are distinctive with the curled up filaments and the red leaf color during the winter months that changes back during the spring. The Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard' has slender leaves that are remarkably variegated with bright dramatic stripes. The Century Plant, Agave americana 'Marginata' is also brightly variegated. The Agave angustifolia 'Marginata' sends out at right angles to the trunk hard stiff variegated leaves with sinister pointed leaves that are very dangerous and children should beware of this plant. The Agave tequilana grows huge 6 foot leaves that are thick a prickly and contain fluids of a sweet juice that is used to make the alcohol drink called, tequila. The Agave vilmoriniana 'Octopus' grow quite large with curved leaves that resemble octopus tentacles. The Agave attenuata is a stunning specimen in the landscape that is known as the spineless agave. The Aloe vera is a useful first aid plant that contains a fluid that cures insect stings, fire ant bites and can heal burning skin or flesh wounds. All these strange looking unearthly plant forms can be grown outside in Nevada or they can be grown in containers or dish gardens. The Agave Manfreda is native to VA where it is known as the rattlesnake aloe and it is exotically colored, weird and fearful in appearance.