Smith Street Upgrade - trees
Kempsey Corridor Master Plan works

Footpath & median strip areas

Japanese Coral Bark MapleJapanese Coral Bark Maple

The tree species selected for planting in the footpath areas away from the pergolas area is the Crepe Myrtle. In the centre median of the roadway the tree selection is Zelkova or Japanese Elms. Zelkovas and Crepe Myrtles have been planted in the Mall and are recognised as attractive, hardy, low maintenance species well suited for urban landscaping use.

Pergola areas

The trees selected for planting in the pergola structures are Japanese Coral Bark Maples. These trees were selected for their vase shape, their coloured branches and relatively low level of maintenance required.