These trees desire full sun and moist, well-drained soil.
Sep 24, 19 of the Best Trees and Shrubs to Add Fall Color to Your Yard. Sugar Maple. Credit: John Williams. This extra-reliable tree that's native to North America makes a stunning statement in fall. Sugar maple offers Dogwood. Chokeberry.
A beautiful tree, we love sweet birch for its cinnamon-colored peeling bark and triangular dark green leaves that turn beautiful golden-yellow in fall.
Stewartia. Ginkgo. Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins. Dogwood is another popular landscape tree that's best known for its spring blossoms but also puts on quite a show in fall. Two good choices are Kousa dogwood (Cornus kousa), with red or yellow leaves, and Cherokee Sunset flowering dogwood (C.