Evergreen Trees

Evergreen trees are more than just something you plant to appease your HOA or to provide shade, evergreen trees provide cooling for your home lowering your utilities, they produce more than their fair share of oxygen helping to lower our carbon footprint and above all they speak to your sense of style. There are many evergreen trees to choose from and at Big Tex Tree Nursery we have been growing trees for over 20 years and have hundreds of perfect varieties for our area to choose from. Whether you need a tree for privacy to block out those unwanted views or noises or you need to cool off that hot side of your home and provide shade over your back yard entertaining spot, the experts at Moon Valley Nurseries have you covered!If it grows here we grow it!

Types of Evergreen Trees

Japanese Blueberry

Japanese Blueberry

Elaeocarpus decipiens

Prized for its ever-changing leaves and ability provide lots of shade as well as keep your property private. Ideal for use as a privacy hedge or windbreak.

Bay Laurel

Bay Laurel

Laurus nobilis

A must-have in any Chef’s garden. Can be clipped for topiary form or used as a natural hedge. Produces a tight green canopy for some shady relief.

Camphor Tree

Camphor Tree

Cinnamomum camphora

Fast growing large evergreen tree with lush, dense, green foliage. This clean, low-maintenance tree is great for adding year-round privacy.

Japanese Privet

Japanese Privet

Ligustrum japonicum

A heavily branched, fast growing evergreen with a tall stature ideal for use as a quick privacy hedge solution with a canopy that provides year-round shade.

Wax Myrtle

Wax Myrtle

Myrica cerifera

A small to medium-sized evergreen tree featuring glossy, olive-green, aromatic foliage. You can’t go wrong whether using this tree as a partition, screen or specimen!

Leyland Cypress

Leyland Cypress

Cupressus × leylandii

A fast growing tree highly effective in quickly adding privacy to your property. One of the most popular trees to block out unwanted noise and unsightly views.

Arizona Cypress

Arizona Cypress

Cupressus arizonica

Low maintenance conical growing tree perfect mixed with other evergreens or as a standalone specimen. Silver-blue sheen stands out to liven up any landscape.

Bottlebrush Tree

Bottlebrush Tree

Callistemon citrinus

Canopies grow thick and green allowing for maximum shade and privacy. Flowers look like a bottlebrush with a pleasant lemony scent that attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.

Wax Leaf Privet

Wax Leaf Privet

Ligustrum japonicum ‘Texanum’

Adapts well to a variety of landscapes, whether used along a border between homes, as a privacy hedge or windbreak. Use as topiaries for a formal look.

Live Oak

Live Oak

Quercus virginiana

Live Oaks are stately trees that provide lots of shade and beauty! We love to plant them in rows as a privacy screen or as a standalone specimen.

Podocarpus

Podocarpus

Podocarpus gracilior

The Podocarpus tree can fit just about any landscape application and are a great choice for privacy hedges, shading walkways, and windbreak. Wonderful shade tree!

Samuel Sommer Magnolia

Samuel Sommer Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'Samuel Sommer’

An evergreen Magnolia distinguished by beautiful and fragrant blooms. Big, glossy dark green leaves, and an upright oval crown that spreads with age provides great shade.

Australian Bottle Tree

Australian Bottle Tree

Brachychiton populneus

A low-maintenance, evergreen shade tree with a narrow, upright form and a distinctive canopy shape. Idea as a privacy screen and lined up to create an effective windbreak.

Carrotwood

Carrotwood

Cupaniopsis anacardioides

An attractive ornamental or street tree that can also be used as a privacy screen. Carrotwood is a picturesque evergreen that provides a good amount of shade.

Teddy Bear Magnolia

Teddy Bear Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'Southern Charm'

Perfect for those smaller, tighter spaces. Plant them in a row along low walls and fences to create a stunning evergreen privacy hedge. Provide shade too!

Loblolly Pine

Loblolly Pine

Pinus taeda

Loblolly Pine grow fast so that they are an ideal tree for use as quick privacy screen solution or to provide shade. A majestic pine for any landscape.

Italian Cypress

Italian Cypress

Cupressus sempervirens

Rich in the classic Mediterranean look that’s formal and elegant with the added bonus of being able to add privacy to your property. Slender shape perfect for tight areas.

D.D. Blanchard Southern Magnolia

D.D. Blanchard Southern Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'D.D. Blanchard'

These magnolias have Attractive dark green foliage and the blooms produce a beautiful white aromatic flower. Their open-branched pyramidal form makes them an excellent shade tree too!

Greenback Southern Magnolia

Greenback Southern Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'MGTIG'

Greenback Magnolia trees have a dense canopy with rich, shiny green foliage acting as the perfect background to the flowers. Grow upright and more narrow, great for hedges!

Oleander Tree

Oleander Tree

Nerium oleander

This vibrant beauty is often used as a hedge and planted along borders or fences for use as a colorful privacy screen.

Chinese Elm 'True Green'

Chinese Elm 'True Green'

Ulmus parvifolia 'True Green'

A large, stately tree with a quickly spreading canopy that provides maximum shade at an early age! Deep, dark green foliage and very easy to care for.

Bur Oak

Bur Oak

Quercus macrocapra

Clean, low maintenance tree. Big Bur Oaks are great for blocking unwanted views, providing lots of shade and helping to add privacy to your home.

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