Trees

A Variety of Trees to Choose From in Long Island

Talk about a one-stop shop. When you work with Olsens Nursery, you have the opportunity to turn your backyard into your own little paradise. We offer evergreens, shade trees, fruit trees, as well as native, wildlife friendly choices. We also have a wide variety of sizes and prices. We have windbreak and privacy trees available in quantity as well. There isn't much we don't have!

Alberta Spruce

  • 8-15ft tall 
  • 7-10ft wide
  • Zone 3-7
  • Evergreen

Birch

  • Aka Birch Tree
  • Many varieties of different colors
  • Very tall, 30-60ft
  • Moderate growth rate

Beech

  • 5-60ft tall
  • Many varieties
  • Low maintenance
  • Full sun to part shade

Cedar

  • Evergreen
  • Likes acidic soil
  • Many varieties
  • 40-60ft by 30-40ft

Cypress

  • 50-75ft tall
  • Full sun to part sun
  • Ornamental varieties
  • Fine textured needles

Dogwood

  • 15-30ft
  • Spring Blooming
  • Attracts Birds and Butterflies
  • Clay soil tolerant

Ginkgo

  • Ancient plant from 150 million years ago
  • Tolerates clay soil well
  • Dioecious (male and female trees)
  • Females produce foul smelling fruit, nurseries typically only sell males for this reason

Japanese Maple

  • Ornamental
  • Red or green leaves
  • Tolerates sun or shade
  • Insignificant flowers

Magnolia

  • Fragrant pink or white flowers
  • Spring time bloom
  • Grown as hedge or center piece
  • Full sun

Maple Tree

  • Several varieties available
  • Heights range from 20-40ft
  • Deciduous
  • Full sun

Pine

  • Needle foliage
  • Non flowering
  • Attracts birds
  • Eventually produces pine cones

Prunus

  • Includes flowering plum, cherry trees
  • Pink, white flowers in spring
  • This tree can also come in a weeping variety
  • Showy flowers

Quince

  • Bears edible fruit
  • Flowering tree
  • Full sun
  • 11-14ft tall

Redbud

  • Deciduous
  • Attracts butterflies
  • Variety of flowering trees 
  • Grows to 30ft tall

Spruce

  • Full sun
  • Evergreen
  • Low maintenance
  • Typically pine needles

Willow

  • 40-60ft tall
  • Full sun
  • Deer resistant
  • Higher maintenance

Yew

  • Type of Conifer
  • Use as hedge
  • Easy to prune and shape
  • Grows up to 15ft tall but can be limited
Enhance your landscaping with hardy and beautiful plants! Call our nursery at (631) 265-8093.
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