Trees for Cortland

All Cortland property owners are invited to apply for abeautiful tree, to be planted at no expense by the City, in May 2019.  Click on the 2019 City Tree Flyer link to view details of this New York State Department of Environmental Conservation(NYS DEC) funded opportunity.

View photos of this year's tree selections below


Click on the On-Line Tree Application link to apply now,or call Diane Batzing, 607-753-0146 (Landscape and Design Commission) or LindaArmstrong, 607-753-1433 (Thoma Development) for further information orfor a paper application.

Please see the attached Flyer

Underwire Trees 

Imperial Locust: Rounded 35' in height, 35' in spread, with small leaflets.

Imperial Honey locust    Imperial Honey locust leaf

American Hornbeam: 30' in height, 25' in spread. Hearty native species that tolerates shade.

American Hornbeam     American Hornbeam Leaf

Robin Hill Serviceberry: 20' in height, 12' in spread. Small street tree with a full, neatly shaped crown.  

 Serviceberry Robin Hill    Serviceberry Robin Hill Leaf

Tall Trees

Hackberry Magnifica: 50' in height, 40' in spread. As it ages, the crown form is similar to the American Elm.

Hackberry Magnifica      Hackberry Magnifica Leaf

Ginkgo Autumn Gold: 45' in height, 35' in spread. The Ginkgo is an ancient tree with excellent pollution and insect resistance; gold fall color.

Ginkgo Autumn Gold     Ginkgo Autumn Leaf

Heritage Oak: 50' in height, 40' in spread that has dark green leaves.

Heritage Oak               Heritage Oak Leaf