What, if any, is a good tree to plant in very rocky soil?

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  • Carol Carol on Jun 07, 2017
    Recommended Trees from the Edwards Plateau ecoregion list:
    Chilopsis linearis (Desert willow)Cotinus obovatus (American smoke tree)Diospyros texana (Texas persimmon)Fraxinus texensis (Texas ash)Prunus mexicana (Mexican plum)Ungnadia speciosa (Mexican buckeye)Acer negundo (Ash-leaf maple)

  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Jun 07, 2017
    What is your location and lighting?

  • Joseph Glackin Joseph Glackin on Jun 07, 2017
    Ailanthus--known in NYC to grow on a dirty look.
    Just kidding!

  • Rle22090925 Rle22090925 on Jun 09, 2017
    Cedar and it will provide food and protection for wildlife especially birds.

    • Anne Zellner Pettijohn Anne Zellner Pettijohn on Jun 10, 2017
      Actually, cedar is the ONLY type tree we have, and we have plenty. I was hoping for a variety of trees, but you are soooo right! Cedar grows amazingly in our soil! Thank you so much.