Trees with Golden or Yellow Foliage


 

One or two well-placed, well chosen trees from this group, especially in a dull corner, can transform a garden by suffusing it with a different kind of light. However, as with purple foliage, resist the temptation to overdo it.

Acer cappadocium 'Aureum'
Acer negundo 'Kelly's Gold'
Acer platanoides 'Princeton Gold'
Acer pseudoplatanus 'Worleei'
Betula pendula 'Golden Beauty'
Catalpa bignonoides 'Aurea'
Corylus avellana 'Aurea'
Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold' 'Zlatia'
Fraxinus excelsior 'Aurea Pendula'
Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst'
Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Goldrush'
Quercus robur 'Concordia'
Quercus rubra 'Aurea'
Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'
Sorbus aucuparia 'Dirkenii'
Taxus baccata 'Fastigiata Aurea'
Tilia 'Wratislaviensis' (Golden)
Ulmus glabra 'Lutescens'
Ulmus minor Dampieri 'Wredei'