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.
Colour: Red Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 6m x 4m
If you want a game of Conkers then this is the tree for you. The 'Horse Chestnut' is a handsome large tree with bold foliage and huge white, tinged red flowers in spring. The flowers are followed by nuts encased in a distinctive prickly skin. The nuts known as 'conkers' are released in autumn.
This is a very large tree and the height given is a 10 year estimate, it will continue to grow and can live to 300 years! Give it room to grow and it will delight you and your family for generations.
Colour: White / Red Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
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. Est.10yr.growth.
Colour: Red / Cream Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 4m
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.
Colour: Yellow / Green Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 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
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 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.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 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!
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.
Flowering Quince AKA Japonica. In winter the interesting and picturesque bare branch structure becomes smothered in tight little blossom buds. These open to beautiful pure white flowers with a hint of green. Tough and hardy and easy to grow. Presented here as a standard. Deciduous.
Colour: White / Green Habit: Spreading Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
A low branching tree with a wide, round crown. The trunk is grey brown and smooth, when mature shallow grooves may appear. Loose, pendulous, panicles with fragrant, white flowers in summer. Cladrastis Lutea thrives best in a sunny, warm location. Gorgeous red orange autumn colours. Hardy. Deciduous
Colour: White Habit: Rounded open crown Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 10m x 8m