Specimen Tree

Viburnum rhytidophyllum
27th Aug 2019

Viburnum rhytidophyllum

A large evergreen shrub displaying large leaves with a textured and corrugated surface.  It has multiple upright stems with lateral arching twigs and a good floral display. The flowers are followed by bright red berries… Read More
Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’
27th Aug 2019

Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’

Medium sized deciduous Lime tree.  The young growth tips of the whole tree is bright orange during the winter months.  In summber covered in heart shaped light green leaves. Perfect tree for pollarding, to keep… Read More
Taxus baccata
27th Aug 2019

Taxus baccata

Usually multi-stem medium sized evergreen tree.  Broadly conical to ovoid. Respond great to being pruned into different shapes.  Beautiful bark and fruit (poisonous).   Key Facts:  Flowers:  Inconspicuous. Fruit:  Red fleshyarils with large greenish seed inside. Bark:  Red coppery colour. Leaves:… Read More
Salix caprea
27th Aug 2019

Salix caprea

This willow grows well away from water and the rounded leaves are completely different to the narrow leaves of other willows.  It is covered in downy white buds in spring which are popular with florists.… Read More
Pinus sylvestris ‘Watereri’
27th Aug 2019

Pinus sylvestris ‘Watereri’

This miniature Scots Pine does not grow larger that 6m and the domed crown is formed from its many stems. As an evergreen, it makes a good plant for winter interest in the garden, but this… Read More
Pinus mugo
27th Aug 2019

Pinus mugo

Attractive, prostate multi-stem large shrub or small tree. Stem and branches arching upward. Broadly conical, crooked stems and slow growing.   Key Facts:  Flowers:  Male flowers conspicuous yellow. Fruit:  Small round dark brown cones. Bark:  N/A Leaves:  Dark green needles. Autumn colour: … Read More
Malus ‘Evereste’
27th Aug 2019

Malus ‘Evereste’

This small, broadly conical tree has a very beautiful spring flowering display and in my opinion is one of the best of the Crab Apple varieties.  The buds, initially pink in colour, open to pure… Read More
Crataegus coccinea
27th Aug 2019

Crataegus coccinea

This small, deciduous Hawthorn is from North America and has a very upright form, perfect for creating a multi-stem shape. Relatively fast growing, it has beautiful white flowers which are quite large for a Hawthorn and… Read More
Carpinus betulus
27th Aug 2019

Carpinus betulus

This popular tree is widely distributed thoughout all the northern temperate regions. A very attractive tree, it has very smooth twisty bark which is very tactile.  Hornbeam responds well to pruning and can sculpted into a… Read More
Buxus sempervirens ‘Rotundifolia’
27th Aug 2019

Buxus sempervirens ‘Rotundifolia’

Small evergreen tree, more vigirous than common box.  They are perfect for growing into small umbrella shaped trees and couuld block out unwanted views as they are evergreen.   Key Facts:  Flowers:  Not grown for its small yellow… Read More
Acer ginnala
27th Aug 2019

Acer ginnala

This small deciduous tree or large shrub originates from South-East Asia.  It has several stems and a broad umbrella shaped crown. It is particularly useful in an exposed site where other plants will not thrive… Read More
Acer campestre
7th Aug 2019

Acer campestre

This native tree is not just from the British Isles, but distributed all over Northern Europe and even to Western Asia. It is a deciduous tree which is classified as small to medium in size, mostly… Read More
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