Mark Cullen's Top 5 Trees

Enjoy privacy and a cooler house by planting these top native trees in the garden

Eastern White Cedar (Thuja occidentalis)

Eastern White Cedar is a great choice for year-round screening for privacy. It’s a small, hardy, slow-growing tree that can mature to reach 50 feet tall (15 m). This particular cedar prefers moist soil and full sun, but it will tolerate some shade. Zones 3-8