HOME
ABOUT US
CONTACT US
CONIFERS
DECIDUOUS
FRUIT
SPECIALS and AVAILABILITY
LANDSCAPE PICTURES
DELIVERY AREAS
ZONE MAP

Bonners Ferry Nursery
* Located three miles from downtown
Bonners Ferry in beautiful North Idaho. *

208-267-3020 office

 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

DECIDUOUS

   
All pictures are owned by Bonners Ferry Nursery
and should not be used without their written permission
. Thank you.
   
 
 Browse By Type  
 

A - B

C - F

 

 

G - M

N - P

 

Q - Z

 

 




 
 Browse By Common Name    
 

A

B

C

D

E - G

H - L

M

N - O

P

Q

R

S - Z



















 
 ACER - Maple   back to top 
 

Autumn Blaze Maple

Acer freemanii
Zone 3
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 50’ Spread 40’
Brilliant red in fall, great shape!

 

Sienna Glen Maple

Acer freemanii
Zone 3
Tree
Fall Color
New Growth
Fall Leaves

Pyramidal shape. Bright green foliage turning to a burgundy-orange in fall. Excellent winter hardiness.

 

Ginnala - Amur Maple

Acer ginnala
Zone 2
Winter Tree
New Growth
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Seed 

Height 12 - 20' Spread 12'. Grown in clumps to create a thick bush. Bright full red color in fall. Keeps seeds during the winter that rustle in the wind.

 

Sensation Box Elder
 

Acer negundo
Zones 2-9
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Bud
Flower
Height 40' Spread 25'. Very fast growing. Brilliant fall color. Seedless.

 

Emerald Queen Maple

Acer platanoides
Zones 3-6
Tree
Fall Color
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Flower
Seed 

Height 50' Spread 45'. Vigorous grower with uniform branching. New leaves are light pink turning to dark glossy green. One of the most widely used for landscape shade. Full sun.

 

Royal Red Maple

Acer platanoides
Zone 4
Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Flower
Seed

Height 40' Spread 30'. Rounded shape. Deep purple foliage and reddish bronze fall color. Smaller than other Norway maples. Full sun.

 

Northwood Maple

Acer rubrum
Zone 3
Tree
Winter Tree
Fall Color
Fall Color
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Flower

Height 45' Spread 35'. Very hardy, ascending branches, red fall color.

 

Red Rocket Maple

Acer rubrum
Zone 3
Tree
Fall Color
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Flower

Height 35' Spread 10'. Columnar shape with dense canopy. Red fall color.
 
 AMELANCHIER - Serviceberry   back to top 
 

Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry

 Amelanchier x grandiflora
Zone 4
Fall Color
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Early Fruit

Height 20' Spread 15'. White flowers. Bright red foliage in fall. Edible dark purple berry. Excellent growth.
 
 BETULA - Birch   back to top 
 

Canoe/Paper Bark Birch

Betula papyrifera
Zone 2
Tree
Winter Tree
Fall Color
Bark
Fall Leaves
Flower
Seed

Height 35-40’ Spread 20’
White bark, dark green leaves, butter-yellow to golden in fall.

 

Red Western Birch

Betula occidentalis
Zone 3
Tree
Winter Tree
Bark
Leaves
Bud

Grown in clumps.
Likes moist to wet area. A very hardy tree.
Bore resistant! Excellent for stream restoration and landscaping.

 

Summer Cascade Birch
 

Betula nigra
Zones 4-9
Tree
Fall Color
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 12-15' Spread 8-10'. A river birch that is fast growing, pest free and mostly self-maintaining. Graceful weeping habit. Bright green, turning dark green with golden fall color. Tolerates high temperatures and wet soils. Bore resistant! 
 
 
 CORNUS - Dogwood   back to top 
 

Red Osier Dogwood

Cornus sericea
Zones 2-7
Spring Bush
Fall Color
New Growth
Leaves
Bud
Flower

Each clump has 7-10 stems. Height 7-9' Spread 10+'. Red stems, creamy-white flowers, green foliage, bird friendly. Fast growing, great for erosion control. Great red stem color in winter. 
 
 CRATAEGUS - Hawthorn   back to top 
 

Paul's Scarlet Hawthorn

Crataegus laevigata
Zone 4
Spring Tree
Bark
New Growth
Bud
Flower
Fruit

Height 15-20' Spread 10-15'. Bright, showy double scarlet flowers. Yellow fall color. Very blight resistant.
 
 FRAXINUS - Ash   back to top 
 

Autumn Purple Ash

Fraxinus americana
Zones 4-8
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud

Height 45-70' Spread 30-80'. Large green leaves which turn purple (yellow underside) in fall. Beautiful in summer and very striking fall color, shimmering in sunlight.

 

Mancana Ash

Fraxinus mandshurica
Zones 2-3
Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves

Height 45' Spread 25'. Bright green leaves, full leaf coverage. Somewhat columnar. Great multi-purpose tree, good street tree. Very hardy.

 

Patmore Ash  

Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Zones 2-7
Tree
New Growth
Leaves  
Height 50-60' Spread 30-35'. Seedless ash with shiny leaves. Narrow width. Very hardy and tolerant of different growing conditions. Yellow color in the fall.

 

Prairie Spire Ash   

Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Zone 2
Tree
New Growth
Leaves  
Height 45' Spread 25'. Seedless ash with a pyramidal shape. Very resistant to sunscald and winter dieback. 
 
 GLEDITSIA - Locust   back to top 
 

Shademaster Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos inermis
Zones 4-7
Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Bud

Height 50-60' Spread 30-35'. Some of the best filtered sun/shade a tree can provide. Delicate small green foliage with no raking required.

 

Skyline Honeylocust

Gleditsia triacanthos inermis
Zones 4-7
Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Leaves

Height 45'. Semi-pyramidal form with branches at 60-90 degrees, compact, dark green leaves. Hardy, great shade.
 
 MALUS - Flowering Crabapple   back to top 
 

Adams Crabapple
 

Malus
Zones 4-8
Spring Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Leaves
Flower
Fruit

Height 25' Spread 20'. Deep red buds open to single deep pink blooms. Bright orange-red leaves in fall. 

 

Brandywine Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit  

Height 25' Spread 15-20'. Double pink blooms. Larger leaves with a tint of pruple. Deep purple in fall. Stronger tree than the similar Bechtel.

 

David Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Spring Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Flower
Fruit

Height 12' Spread 12'. Red buds with a unique white flower. Light green, glossy foliage. Small red fruit.

 

Dolgo Crabapple
 

Malus
Zones 2-8
Spring Tree
Spring Tree
Bud
Flower
Fruit 
Height 35-40' Spread 40'. Pink buds opening to fragrant white blooms. Good shade tree. Large, 1-1.5", red fruit. Excellent for jelly or wildlife forage. 

 

Donald Wyman Crabapple

Malus
Zones 4-8
Tree
Fall Color
Late Fall
Spring Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Flower
Fruit

Height 20-25' Spread 20-25'. Rounded form. Glossy green leaves. Pink buds which open to single white flowers. Bright red fruit that persists longer than other crabapples. Disease resistant.

 

Golden Raindrops Crabapple
 

Malus transitoria
Zone 3
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit  

Height 15-25' Spread 15-25'. White long lasting blossoms with very delicate narrow serrated leaves. Good fall color with small golden-yellow fruit. Disease resistant.

 

Louisa Weeping Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Tree
Spring Tree
Winter Tree
Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit

Height 3-5' Spread 6-12'. Small weeper. Rose-pink single blooms. Dark green glossy leaves. Lemon-gold fruits. Very unique. Great for special interest landscapes. 

 

Marilee Crabapple

Malus cv 'Jarmin'
Zones 4-8
Bud
Flower

Height 25' Spread 10'.Upright form. Pink buds turn to semi-double white flowers. Profuse blooming with little to no fruit. 

 

Perfect Purple Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Tree
Bark
Leaves
Bud
Bud
Flower 
Fruit

Height 25' Spread 15'. Ernie Copp's "Royal Purple" developed at Bonners Ferry Nursery. Purple tinged leaves with light pink flowers. Very hardy, disease resistant, upright shape. 

 

Prairie Rose Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud 
Flower

Height 20' Spread 18'. Slow growing. Double red-pink flower. Fragrant. Sterile, no fruit. 

 

Prairifire Crabapple

Malus
Zones 4-8
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower 
Fruit 

Height 15' Spread 20'. Semi-weeping. Long lasting hot pink flower. Purple foliage becoming reddish-green. Attractive reddish bark. Disease resistant. 

 

Purple Prince Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Tree
Spring Tree
Bark
New Growth
New Growth
Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit

Height 20' Spread 20'. Rounded, broad form. Fast growing. Purple foliage turning bronze green with age. Single, rose-red blooms. Blue-purple fruit.  

 

Radiant Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Spring Tree
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower 
Fruit 

Height 25' Spread 20'. Single bright pink flower. New leaves are red-purple aging to bronze-green. 

 

Royal Raindrops Crabapple

Malus
Zones 4-8
Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit
Height 20' Spread 15'. Upright, spreading form. Bright pinkish-red blooms. Purple cutleaf foliage. Excellent disease resistance. 

 

Royalty Crabapple

Malus
Zone 3
Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower

Height 15-18' Spread 15-18'. Rounded tree form. Single purple blooms. Dark purple foliage. Dark reddish-purple fruit. 

 

Spring Snow Crabapple

Malus
Zone 4
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Bud
Flower 

Height 20-25' Spread 15-20'. Sterile, no fruit. Pink buds turning to bright white blooms cover the tree in spring. Upright, perfect shaped tree with bright green foliage. Good patio or courtyard tree. 

 
 
 POPULUS - Poplar   back to top 
 

Robusta Poplar

Populus canadensis
Zones 3-4
Tree
Spring Tree
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 40-60' Spread 30-40'. A cottonless cottonwood hybrid that does well in dry conditions. Large bright green leaves.

 

Swedish Aspen

Populus tremula erecta
Zones 2-6
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 30' Spread 10-15'. Dark green leaves with grey underneath. Golden-red fall color. Interesting accent plant.

 

Lanceleaf Poplar

Populus x acuminata
Zone 3 
Height 45' Spread 20-25'. A hardy, fast growing, seedless Cottonwood. It has a dense, upright form. The leaves are a glossy green with a lighter colored underside. Fall brings a yellow color. 

 

Quaking Aspen

Populus tremuloides
Zones 1-6
Tree
Fall Color
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Catkin

Height 40-50' Spread 20-30'. Round leaves that flutter in a gentle breeze. Yellow fall color. Fast growing.

 
 PRUNUS - Flowering Cherry   back to top 
 
May Day Bird Cherry
 

Prunus padus
Zone 3
Tree
Spring Tree
Flower
Fruit  

Early spring blooming with long white clustered flowers. Dark green leaves. Yellow to red fall color. 

 

Merlot Bird Cherry

Prunus padus
Zone 3
Tree
New Growth
Bud
Flower

Height 25-30' Spread 15-20'. Deer resistant. Columnar. Limited suckering and less fruit than Prunus Canada Red; otherwise has characteristics of Canada Red.

 

Canada Red Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana
Zones 2-5
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Flower

Height 20-25' Spread 15-20'. Fast growing and cold hardy. New growth is green, turning red as leaves mature. Fragrant blooms. Palatable wildlife browse species. Deer resistant.
 
 PYRUS - Flowering Pear   back to top 
 

Cleveland/Chanticleer Pear

Pyrus calleryana
Zones 5-8
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower
Fruit

Height 25-30' Spread 15-20'. Upright pyramidal form. Flowers heavily. Less susceptible to storm damage.
 

 QUERCUS - Oak

  back to top 
 
Bur Oak
Quercus macrocarpa
Zones 3-8
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Flower
Flower
Fruit  
Height 60-70' Spread 30-40'. As a young tree it is pyramidal to round shaped. Develops a massive trunk and broad crown. Yellow fall colors. Excellent park tree. Withstands drought, wind, extreme cold, pollution and salt.
 

  SALIX - Willow

  back to top 
 

Silver Willow

Salix alba sericea
Zone 2
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 35' Spread 25'. Golden willow shape with beautiful silver leaves and green limbs.

 

Niobe Weeping Willow

Salix alba tristis
Zones 2-8
Tree
Spring Tree
Winter Tree
Bark
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Flower

Height 40-50' Spread 20-30'. A weeping Golden willow. However the limbs are more flexible.

 

Golden Willow

Salix alba vitellina
Zone 2
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Winter Tree
Bark
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Flower

Height 50' Spread 35'. Great shape and bright yellow winter limbs. Excellent shade tree.

 

Golden Non-Brittle Willow

Salix
Zone 2
Spring Tree
Winter Tree
New Growth
Flower 
Height 50' Spread 35'. A variation of the Golden Willow. Limbs are more wind resistant, so less mess. Great shape with redder winter limbs than the Golden Willow. Another great shade tree.

 

Weeping Pussy Willow
 

Salix caprea ' pendula'
Zone 3
Tree
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Flower  
Catkin

Height 10' Spread 8'. Fuzzy gray catkins in spring. Small, medium green leaves. Yellow fall color. 

 

Golden Curl Willow

Salix matsudana
Zone 4
Tree
Winter Tree
Limb
Leaves
Flower

Height 30-35' Spread 15-20'. A contorted Niobe look-alike. Golden winter limbs, great shade.

 

Flame Willow

Salix x 'Flame'
Zones 3-7
Bush
Fall Color
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves 

Height 15-20' Spread 15-20'. Grown in bush form. Bark is bright orange-red to make an interesting color for winter landscape. Dense oval form with golden fall color. More wind tolerant than other varieties making it a good choice for wind breaks. 

 

Dappled Willow

Salix x integra 'Hakuro Nishiki'
Zones 3-7
Bush
New Growth

Height 6-8' Spread 3-4'. The new growth is a glossy bright pink which becomes variegated on the slender leaves. Dappled with colors of pink, white and green, the leaves can burn in full sun. Makes for a unique accent plant.
 
 SORBUS - Mountain Ash   back to top 
 

Pyramidal Mountain Ash

Sorbus aucuparia
Zone 2
Tree
Fall Color
Fall Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud

Height 20' Spread 8'. Looks like a Cardinal Royal Mountain Ash (columnar) but a stronger fuller tree.

 

Oak Leaf Mountain Ash

Sorbus hybrida
Zone 4
Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud
Fruit 

Height 30' Spread 25'. Unique thick, oakleaf shaped green leaves and orange berries. Columnar shape. Hardy tree. 
 
SYRINGA - Lilac    back to top 
 
Common Lilac
 
Syringa
Zones 3-7
Bush
New Growth
Leaves
Bud-Lavender
Bud-White
Flower-Lavender
Height 8-15' Spread 6-12'. Multi-stemmed shrub with dark green leaves. White or lavendar blooms. Prefers full sun. Great for a hedge because of the suckering habit. 

 

Ivory Silk Lilac

Syringa reticulata
Zone 3
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Bud
Flower
Seed

Height 25' Spread 15'. Japanese tree lilac. Compact dense form and fast gower. Heavy cream blossoms. 
 
 TILIA - Linden   back to top 
 

American Sentry Linden
 

Tilia americana
Zone 3
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Winter Tree
Bark
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves

Height 45' Spread 30'. A form of the American linden. Uniform branching with a pyramidal shape. Medium green foliage.

 

Greenspire Linden

Tilia cordata
Zones 3-7
Tree
Spring Tree
Fall Color
Fall Color
Winter Tree
New Growth
Leaves
Fall Leaves
Bud

Height 40-50' Spread 15-25'. Radial branches for a perfectly straight trunk. Very disease resistant. Widely used as a street tree.

 

Redmond Linden
 

Tilia americana
Zones 3-8
Tree
New Growth
Fruit 
Height 65-75' Spread 30-35'. Tight pyramidal, upright form. Foliage is large and dark green. Clusters of small, fragrant flowers in summer produce rounded fruits. Bright yellow fall colors. Rapid grower. Great street tree.