When you plant fast growing trees, you might want to do a little research and see if the specific tree you plant will have strong enough roots for the amount of wind you have. You might find that it does or doesn’t do well where you live. 1. Empress Tree. …
12 Fast Growing Shade Trees for Your Yard
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*Hybrid Poplar One of the fastest growing shade trees you can find. Shoots up to 8-10 feet a year!! • Extremely easy to grow • Tolerates poor soils including acidic, alkaline, or wet soils • Thrives in virtually any growing condition
Sweet Bay Magnolia Sweet bay magnolia (Magnolia virginiana) Zones 5–9 Lustrous dark green leaves with silvery undersides are deciduous in the North, evergreen in the South. Lemon-scented creamy white flowers in spring/early summer. Grows 10–20 feet high and wide in the North, to 60 feet high in the South, where it is happiest. Needs moist, acid soil in sun to partial shade.