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Typical Landscape Treatments
MnDOT's Conceptual Vegetation Types

This site generically illustrates and describes Typical Landscape Corridor Treatments as MnDOT’s Conceptual Vegetation Types with alphabetic designations and combinations.

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Type "B" Example



MnDOT utilizes descriptive and illustrative Conceptual Vegetation Types in preliminary planning and project development for the following purposes: 



Typical Landscape Treatments

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Description Size
Type A
Mowed Turf Grass 269 KB
Type B
Short Native Grass 416 KB
Type C
Tall Native Grass & Wildflowers 439 KB
Type D
No Mowing & Volunteer Growth Naturalizing 444 KB
Type E
Mixed Wetland Seedling & Seeding 439 KB
Type F
Mixed Seeding/Seedling/Sapling Reforestation 471 KB
Type G
Deciduous Vines on Fences 408 KB
Type H
Deciduous Vines on Walls 447 KB
Type I
Boulevard Trees 493 KB
Type I
Overhead Lines
Ornamental Boulevard Trees 378 KB
Type J
Deciduous Canopy Tree Massings 439 KB
Type J, L & M
Informal Mixed Deciduous & Evergreen Trees & Shrubs 498 KB
Type J & M
Formal Mixed Deciduous Trees & Shrubs 581 KB
Type J & M
Informal Mixed Deciduous Trees & Shrubs 354 KB
Type J, O & Q
Mixed Deciduous Trees, Shrubs & Flowering Perennials 370 KB
Type K
Small Ornamental Deciduous Tree Massings 314 KB
Type L
Evergreen Tree Massings 361 KB
Type M
Large Deciduous Shrubs 410 KB
Type N
Large Evergreen Shrubs 363 KB
Type O
Short Deciduous Shrubs 408 KB
Type P
Short Evergreen Shrubs 430 KB
Type Q
Flowering Perennial & Groundcover Beds 575 KB
Type R
Planters 241 KB
Type S
Urban Streetscapes 497 KB

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