White Flowering Trees for Texas

White Flowering Trees for Texas

By Felipe Benavides on April, 27 2018
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Felipe Benavides

Felipe has been working in the Nursery and Garden center for many years and bring extensive knowledge to trees, plants, and landscape design.

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white flowering treesWhite flowering trees can beautify Houston neighborhoods. They can also increase the value of your home. Great news! This is the best time for planting the trees that can bloom white flowers in our area. The longer days of sunshine are calling us to spend more time outdoors. We love that these blooming trees can provide a beautiful spot for a picnic or perfect photo opportunities.

If you are looking for an elegant tree, white flowering trees are incomparable to others. A landscape full of bright white can make us feel better, too. Spring is here, so let’s go outside and experience these eye-catching flowers!


Keep Your Eyes Open for these Beautiful White Flowering Trees


The warmer weather is starting to roll around, so let’s go outside and keep an eye out for these stunning specimens. These flowering trees are starting to show their true colors with brilliant blooms. In addition to their colorful display, these gorgeous trees can also create a bit of shade and block out unwanted views. These pretty Texas trees can transform the look of any landscape!


Magnolia-1Magnolia: The large and beautiful white flowers are synonymous with the South. Little Gem Magnolias are smaller sized and can produce flowers for up to six months! We like to use them as a stunning addition to smaller landscapes. Those looking for larger varieties will want to keep an eye out for D.D. Blanchard Magnolias. These larger varieties are an excellent centerpiece for yards. A larger Magnolia tree can create shade, making them a welcome addition to yards throughout Houston. Enjoy the sweet fragrance of white magnolia flowers filling the air!



crape myrtle white bloom 2Natchez Crape Myrtle: This deciduous tree provides interest all year long. Since we are on the topic of white flowers, we should mention that the Natchez variety is bred to give stunning pure white flowers for months! Once the weather warms up, you will love the sight of the massive display of white flowers popping against the deep greenery foliage. Plant a few along a property line, and they can create a beautiful privacy screen so that you can enjoy your yard in private. They can tolerate urban pollution, too. Its smooth, dark, cinnamon brown, exfoliating bark is an added attraction of these ornamental trees!

__chinese_fringe_tree_Chinese Fringe Tree: One of the most desirable features of this cultivar are its fragrant, fringe-like white flowers. The clusters of magnificent flowers create an eye-catching scene backed against the soft green foliage.  They are smaller trees and an excellent choice for spatially challenged yards. They can also provide filtered shade so that we can enjoy our outdoor living space in comfort. Plant them next to dark evergreen trees and watch as the showy white bloom creates a stunning contrast.




Bradford-Pear-Flower_Bradford Flowering Pear: This deciduous tree can paint the landscape with a profusion of white flowers! They have an appealing upright and symmetrical shape that makes them an excellent addition to yards. These are charming trees that can light up neighborhoods in a sea of white flowers. Besides the white bloom, they put on a show in the fall when the glossy dark green leaves turn to a rich, purple-like red color. This is a great tree for all seasons!




oLEANDEROleander: When in bloom, Oleander can transform Houston landscapes in a sea of white. These are attractive in hedge and tree form! They are the perfect size for smaller gardens, and when used as a hedge, they can create a beautiful privacy screen. We can use them in a variety of garden settings, and they are a great way to add color to urban gardens. Plant them along a driveway or walkway, and you’ll be rewarded with the sight of beautiful white flowers. What a great way to end your day!



White flowers can inspire. Plant any of these white flowering trees in your landscape and enjoy the view. Trees can make your life better. Buy as big as you can to enjoy the elegant beauty that white flowering trees provide! 

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