The Red Horse Chestnut is a handsome deciduous tree with large bold foliage. In spring large upright clusters of rosy crimson flowers decorate the whole tree. Wonderful specimen or shade tree. Prefers a sunny sheltered position in soil that does not completely dry out in summer.
Flower Colour: Red Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 13m x 11m
If you want to sit under soft ferny foliage and look up at fuzzy fluffy carmine red flowers then this is the tree for you. Very pretty specimen tree with a single trunk and good shade canopy. Flowers during summer. Quite quick growing. Prefers a spot sheltered from wind. Deciduous.
Flower Colour: Red / White Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 5m x 4m
Silk Tree. This is a fabulous quick growing tree with a single stem and a good shade canopy making it ideal to relax under on a sleepy summer afternoon. Soft ferny foliage and fluffy fuzzy blooms in warm pink that appear in summer. Plant in a warm sunny position. Deciduous.
Flower Colour: Red / Cream Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 5m x 4m
Something different and unusual for your plant collection. Just as the new leaves start to appear in spring the whole shrub is smothered in lacy white flowers. These are sometimes followed by edible purple berries. Rich golden and red tones in autumn. Deciduous.
Flower Colour: White Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 4m x 3m
Recently introduced by the JC Raulston Arboretum, this hybrid boasts 5-8cm deep wine red magnolia like flowers. Handsome shrub with lustrous dark green disease resistant foliage; flowering stems are outstanding in vases.
Flower Colour: Red Habit: Bushy Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 2m x 2m
Hornbeam. Ideal tree for hedging or pleaching. Attractive oval green ribbed foliage that has good autumn tones before turning brown. The leaves hold on the tree well into winter. Smooth grey bark, ornamental catkins in spring followed by ornamental winged seed 'nuts'. Deciduous.
Flower Colour: Yellow / Green Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 15m x 10m
An upright narrow form of Hornbeam with oval ribbed green leaves that have good autumn colour, eventually turning brown. The leaves often remain on the tree for quite some time over winter. The tree will gradually broaden with age. Attractive catkins
Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 10m x 8m
The 'Toon' tree is all about the fabulous foliage which emerges in early spring. Initially the leaves are bright shrimp pink, gradually turning to bright green. Strong upright growth. Protect from wind. Deciduous.
Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 4m x 3m
One for the connoisseur. A delightful pendulous deciduous tree with fresh green rounded foliage that turns shades of smoky pink and butter yellow in autumn. Also at this time of year the tree gives off a sweet spicy fragrance that some folk say smells like burnt sugar! Definitely a sweetie.
This is a special feature tree with branches that cascade gently to the ground - exceptionally lovely and rarely available. Even looks good bare which is more than I can say for some!
Habit: Arching Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 2.5m x 1.5m
A special deciduous tree with aromatic foliage. The emerging spring leaves are shaded in tones of reddish-bronze before turning a deep green over summer. The leaves are heart shaped and neatly arranged in pairs on multi-stemmed branches. Fantastic autumn colours before leaf fall. Deciduous.
This tree will grow in sun or part shade and prefers a rich soil that does not completely dry out in summer.
Habit: Upright Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 7m x 5m