Drought Tolerant

S & J Nursery’s

Guide to Selecting Northeast
Florida Landscape

Drought Tolerant Trees

Listing is for tolerance to drought conditions on established landscpe trees only. Care must be taken for
supplimental irrigation design the establishment period after planting from an S & J Nursery container. Click
this link

Watering Guides
 for more information on how to water your newly planted drought tolerant trees for Northeast
Florida landscapes.

Arizona Cypress

Link to S & J Tree Farm and Nursery's  Guide to Growing Arborvitae Blue Cone in the Northeast Florida Landscape  Arborvitae Blue Cone

Bald Cypress for Native Northeast Florida Trees  Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum)

Bottlebrush Red Cluster tree   Bottlebrush Red Cluster ( Callistemon citrinus)

Bottlebrush Slim for Northeast Florida Landscpes  Bottlebrush Slim

Bottlebrush Weeping  Bottlebrush Weeping ( Callistemon veminalis )

Brodie Cedar juniperus virginiana 'Brodie'  Brodie Cedar ( Juniperus virginiana ‘Brodie’)

Citrus Trees for Norhteast Florida  Citrus Trees

Crape Myrtle Acoma   Crape Myrtle Acoma ( Lagerstoemia ‘Acoma’)

Crape Myrtle Black Diamond Best Red

Crape Myrtle Black Diamond Crimson Red

Crape Myrtle Black Diamond Red Hot

Crape Myrtle Black Diamond White

Crape Myrtle Burgundy Cotton  Crape Myrtle Burgundy Cotton ( Largestroemia ‘Burgundy Cotton’)

Crape Myrtle Catawba  Crape Myrtle Catawba ( Lagerstoemia ‘Catawba’)

Crape Myrtle Dynamite ( Lagerstroemia ‘Dynamite’)

Crape Myrtle Muskogee   Crape Myrtle Muskogee

Crape Myrtle natchez  Crape Myrtle Natchez

Crape Myrtle Peppermint Bicolor ( Lagestroemia )

Crape Myrtle Pink Velour  Crape myrtle Pink Velour ( Lagestroemia ‘Pink Velour’)

Crape Myrtle Red Rocket  Crape Myrtle Red Rocket ( Lagerstroemia ‘Red Rocket’)

Crape Myrtle Sioux for Northeast Florida  Crape Myrtle Sioux ( Lagerstoemia ‘Sioux’)

Crape Myrtle Tonto for the Northeast Florida Landscape  Crape Myrtle Tonto (Lagerstroemia ‘Tonto’)

Crape Myrtle Trees for Northeast Florida Landscapes  Crape Myrtle Tuscarora

( Lagerstroemia ‘Tuscarora’)

Crape Myrtle Tuskegee S & J Tree Farm and Nursery Crape Myrtle Tuskegee

(Lagerstoemia ‘Tuskegee’)

Crape Myrtle White Chocolate (Lagerstroemia ‘White

Crape Myrtle Zuni (Lagerstroemia ‘Zuni’)

Eastern Red Cedar Juniperus virginiana  Eastern Red Cedar ( Juniperus virginiana )

Drake Elm   Elm Drake

Winged Elm Northeast Florida Native Tree  Elm Winged ( Ulmus alata)


Golden Rain Tree Koelreuteria bipinnata  Golden Rain Tree / Chinese Flame Tree (Koelreutria bipinnata)

Juniper torulosa / Hollywood Juniper  Hollywood Juniper (Juniperus torulosa)

Italian Cypress

Loquat / Japanese Plum (Eriobotrya japonica)

Magnolia Brackens Brown Beauty Northeast Florida Native  Magnolia Brackens Brown Beauty (Magnolia grandiflora ‘Brackens Brown Beauty’)

Magnolia D.D. Blanchard  Magnolia D.D. Blanchard (Magnolia grandiflora ‘D.D. Blanchard’)

magnolia Grandiflora Northeast Florida native Tree  Magnolia Southern ( Magnolia grandiflora)


Laurel Oak for Northeast Flrodia Native Trees  Oak, Laurel (Quercus laurifolia)

Shumard Oak Native Tree for Northeast Florida  Oak Shumard (Quercus shaumardii)

Podocarpus  Podocarpus

Redbud Northeast Florida Native Tree   Red Bud Eastern (Cercis canadensis)

Red Cedar  Southern Red Cedar ( Juniperus silicicola)

Sweet Viburnum Norhteast Florida Tree  Viburnum, Sweet (Viburnum odoratissimum)

Wax Myrtle Northeast Florida Native Tree  Wax Myrtle (Morella Cerifera)

Weeping Youpon Holly Ilex Vomitoria 'Pendula'  Weeping Youpon ( Ilex vomintoria ‘Pendula’)

Upright Youpon Holly  Ilex Vomitoria  Youpon Holly ( Ilex Vomitoria)