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. 2022 Tree List and Planting Guide

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.
  1. Steve White

    Steve White

    Director of Parks
    Phone: 316-788-0301