In this wonderful garden in Shreveport, LA, landscape architect Jeff Carbo built a garden perfect for outdoor living. (Especially in the cooler days of fall and early winter.) This allée of maples is the perfect foil for the white building and black gate.
White Fringe Tree
North American native tree with gorgeous golden fall leaves that follow magnificent clusters of fringe-like spring blooms. Full sun. Up to 25′ tall and wide. Zone: 4 – 9
Pacific Fire Vine Maple
Rich green leaves clothe the coral-red stems through summer and turn yellow in fall. A large shrub or small tree for dappled shade. Up to 6′ tall and wide. Zone:5 – 9
Prolific white flowers, followed by showy red fruit and stunning fall foliage in shades of yellow, purple, and orange. Partial to full sun. Up to 20′ tall and wide. Zone: 6 – 9
Keith Davey Chinese Pistache
Large street or shade tree with foliage that turns brilliant orange-crimson to scarlet as autumn progresses. If you have the room, the effect is memorable! Full sun. Up to 40′ tall and wide. Zone: 6 – 9