Ginkgo (Maidenhair Tree) reliable fall color Features: Fan-shaped leaves turn golden yellow in fall. Resistant to pests and pollution. Comments: Female trees produce foul-smelling fruits, so use male cultivars only. Problems: Fruit drop from female trees.
"What Georg Dionysius Ehret called Ficus foliis palmatis in this drawing seems likely to me to be Ficus carica, the common fig. This is a hand-colored engraving after Ehret published in A few figgy facts at the click-through.
Southern Live Oak (Escarpment Live Oak), matches other trees in yard/neighborhood, drought tolerant/ATTRACTS: Ruffed Grouse. For the acorns. Plant with Sumac Shrub which also attracts Ruffed Grouse./ Important tree for migration.