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Recommended Plants for Kansas City

Trees for Northeast Kansas

When adding trees to your lawn and landscaping, it's best to choose plants that are well suited for Kansas City's diverse weather. As trees are more costly than annual flowers, for example, the importance of choosing plants that will survive the varying conditions is even more important with trees.

Here a few excellent resources for choosing trees in our area: 

Recommended Landscape Trees for Kansas City

Great Trees for Prairie Village, Kansas 

K-State's Recommended Trees for Northeast Kansas (right click to download .pdf) 


Low Water Use Plants for Kansas Landscapes

When designing a new landscape, planting trees that are drought tolerant is always a wise decision in Kansas and Missouri. This is especially true if you do not have an irrigated lawn. Here is a list of plants that use less water once they're established. 

Low Water Use Plants for Kansas Landscapes