Trees commonly specified for use in the Sacramento region are listed below with links
to descriptions & images. A Shrub Information page is also available.
The trees listed below are sorted alphabetically by botanical name to correspond
with the Plant Legends on the Preliminary Landscape Plans and Planting Plans produced
by this office (see plan excerpt at left). Clicking the links will open a new window
with a description and photo of the tree. If you leave the new window open, all subsequent
clicks will open in it, allowing navigation using the forward and back buttons of
Less frequently specified trees can typically be found at the Monrovia, San Marcos
or CalPoly web sites. A search on Google Images can provide a wider range of photographs
depicting the many forms a tree species takes on as it ages.