Some of the best low pollen trees are the females of dioecious species such as ash, poplar, willow, cedar, juniper, cottonwood, mulberry, Osage orange, yew, box elder, fringe tree, holly, pepper tree, smoke tree
, coffee tree, sassafras, and red maple.
Cotinus obovatus, or the smoke tree
, grows in the United States and is also from the same family.
It went unrecognized for several years due to its similarity to the smoke tree
sharpshooter (Homalodisca lacerta), a native insect.
A color scheme can also coordinate with a view of a woodland, a lake, or a nearby natural feature; or it can be built around single plants, such as a cut-leaf Japanese maple, a smoke tree
, or a white birch.
Palm Springs branch locations are at 1711 East Palm Canyon Drive at the Smoke Tree
Village Shopping Center and 901 East Tahquitz Canyon Way.
Purple smoke tree
(Cofinus 'Grace') and river birch (Betula nigra) flank the entry.
Weeping purple beech, flowering cherry, columnar spruce, dogwood, dwarf plum, galaxy magnolia, globe maple, goldenchain tree, halesia, hinoki cypress, Japanese maple, Japanese snowball, lilac, photinia, redbud, rhododendron, royal galaxy magnolia, purple smoke tree
, snowball bush, stewartia, weeping hornbeam, weeping spruce.
Some of the best low pollen trees are the females of dioecious species such as ash, poplar, willow, cedar, juniper, cottonwood, mulberry, osage orange, xylosma, yew, box elder, podocarpus, fringe tree, holly, pepper tree, smoke tree
, coffee tree, sassafras and red maple.
Chartreuse New Zealand flax and smoke tree
(Cotinus 'Golden Spirit') add a yellow glow at either end, while pink-flowered rock-rose 'Victor Reiter' and wispy restio (Cannomois virgata) soften the other plants' spiky forms.
Cradle Stakes: 1 D Gibson, Tinkerbell 2 J Dun, Smoke Tree
Texas Tart; 3 C Arnold, Iorsa Harvest Moon.
Smaller, more manageable trees whose leaves turn color would include the evergreen pear (Pyrus kawakamii,) crape myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica,) Chinese tallow tree (Sapium sebiferum,) and the smoke tree
Round, deep plum leaves cover this multi-stemmed smoke tree
through summer and into autumn, then turn reddish before dropping in winter.
A number of stables offers tours, Smoke Tree
Stables being the closest to the entrance to the canyons.
For fall and winter interest, plant species with interesting foliage or bark, such as the smoke tree
Tough plants such as wispy leucadendron and 'Royal Purple" smoke tree
soften the wall behind it, while tufts of fairy lily (Zephyranthes candida) grow in front.