Learn more about these approved plants for general landscaping.
View the Approved Palm Tree List here.
View the Approved Shade Tree List here.
View the Approved Shrub List here.
A minimum of 40% of the required shrubs per lot must be of native species. A designation of (H) by a species indicates that the species may be used to satisfy minimum landscape requirements for hedge material.
View the Approved Small Tree List here.
Several Category I invasive species of plants are recognized by the City of Parkland as nuisance plants. View the Nuisance Plant List for more information on each species that may be growing on your property.
Category I & II Invasives
Invasive exotics, as determined by the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council, that are altering native plant communities by displacing native species, changing community structures or ecological functions, or hybridizing with natives. This definition does not rely on the economic severity or geographic range of the problem, but on the documented ecological damage caused. Definitions:
Nuisance Species List
Is a permit required to remove a tree, palm or hedge?
Yes, a permit is required to remove a tree.
What type of tree does not require a tree removal permit?
View the Nuisance Plant List to see the species that are exempt from regulations regarding removal.