Shade trees grow the best in the shade to partial sun. Some varieties are the oak trees, maple trees, river birch, weeping willow and hydrangea to name a few. They do the best in sandy to moist soils and can grow very tall. Some of these types of trees also grow in a wide variety of soil conditions. They can grow to be up to 100 feet tall and some even taller. They grow and stand very stately and are strong and hardy. They can withstand harsh elements and strong winds. These trees are very easy to grow and care for and some will have very straight crowns, and some offer rounded crowns to create a great amount of shade. They provide beautiful color in the spring and summer as some of them offer beautiful flowers to enjoy. In the fall months, their leaves paint a gorgeous picture of yellow, orange and red.