Planting Guide

The Parks & Urban Forestry Board along with the City Council, approves a recommended tree and shrub list for Derby residents. These trees and shrubs are known to do well in the area, and are available at local greenhouses. 

Drought-Tolerant Trees/Plants for South-Central Kansas


Information about choosing and establishing drought-tolerant trees
City of Derby Educational Garden at the Derby Welcome Center, 611 Mulberry Rd.
  • Plant Guide (drought-tolerant plants for Kansas weather)
For more information contact Shana Sneath by email or at 316-788-0301.