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The City of Clayton has adopted a master list of approved trees for public properties and rights-of-way. The trees and their designated locations contained on the approved list have been selected and placed due to concerns regarding climate, maintenance requirements, and drought tolerance. The Tree List includes the following trees; however please see the List for additional details on appropriate location and species:

  • Crape Myrtle
  • Chinese Pistache
  • Ornamental Pear – Bradford
  • California Live Oak
  • California Valley Oak
  • Blue Oak
  • London Plane Tree – Columbia
  • Flowering Plum
  • American Sweet Gum
  • Coastal Redwood
  • Deodar Cedar
  • California Pepper Tree
  • Chinese Evergreen Elm
  • Eastern Redbud
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