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AMELANCHIER GRANDIFLORA ROBIN HILL. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

An outstanding beautiful variety with a dense upright habit. Abundant flowers, pink in bud, opening pale pink then turning white, appear in clusters in the spring before the leaves are fully formed. Incredibily rich autumn colouring. In autumn the small pear-shaped purple-maroon fruits are attractive to birds.
TREE 20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 1-2ft
30-60cm
8.998.45
 Pg 1-2ft
30-60cm
14.99
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AMELANCHIER OBELISK (Amelanchier alnifolia Obelisk). Go to Top of Page

Very ornamental deciduous shrub or small tree with erect branches and upright habit. Foliage rounded or oblong opening coppery red turning soft green in summer, richly coloured red and orange in autumn. Smothered with white flowers on upright racemes in May. Height 15ft (4.6m) spread 4ft (120cm).

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1+5+
 Pg 10.9510.25



BIRCH, ERMANII (Betula ermanii). Go to Top of Page

An outstanding tree with white peeling bark, tinged with a glint of pale pink and cream which is almost luminescent in winter light. Long, gold-tipped catkins in late spring which dance in the breeze. Early to open, delicate, pale green leaves which turn bright yellow in autumn. Extremely hardy tree with conical shape. Magnificent if three are planted closely together, to give the appearance of a multi-stemmed tree.20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m) or more.

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BIRCH, ERMANII (Betula ermanii)
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1+5+
 Pg/Ball 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
18.9517.75OUT OF STOCK.



BIRCH, HIMALAYAN (Betula utilis jacquemontii Doorenbos). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A remarkable tree in winter when the peeling, paper-thin, dazzling white bark is outstandingly beautiful. Upright habit with mid-green leaves which turn golden-yellow in autumn. Yellow-brown catkins in spring. Magnificent if three are planted closely together, to give the appearance of a multi-stemmed tree.
TREE 25ft x 10ft (7.6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m).

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BIRCH, HIMALAYAN (Betula utilis jacquemontii Doorenbos)
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1+5+
 Pg/Ball 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
10.9510.25



BIRCH, YOUNG'S WEEPING SILVER BIRCH (Betula pendula Youngii). Go to Top of Page

Delicate dome-shaped deciduous tree with branches weeping to the ground. Small catkins in spring and the leaves turn yellow in autumn before dropping. Any soil and will tolerate shade.
TREE 12ft x 8ft (3.7m x 2.4m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Pg/Ball 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
10.9510.25



CHERRY, AUTUMN FLOWERING (Prunus subhirtella Autumnalis Rosea). Go to Top of Page

The semi-double pale pink flowers appear on the bare branches in mild spells from November to March giving a breath of spring during the weary winter days. Ideal for cut flowers. In autumn the leaves often turn rich red and bronze.
TREE 20ft x 20ft (6m x 6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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CHERRY, AUTUMN FLOWERING (Prunus subhirtella Autumnalis Rosea)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



CHERRY, CHEAL'S WEEPING (Prunus Kiku-shidare-zakura). Go to Top of Page

A small very attractive tree with arching branches and pendulous branchlets. Young leaves open bronze-green then turn green in summer. 1.5 inch (4cm) wide double, clear deep pink flowers clothe the branches in a magnificent display in March or April.
TREE 15ft x 15ft (4.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20ft (6m).

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CHERRY, CHEAL'S WEEPING (Prunus Kiku-shidare-zakura)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CHERRY, DOUBLE WHITE (Prunus avium Plena). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Outstanding flowering deciduous tree which has branches smothered with large, double, long lasting pure white pendulous flowers April or May. Bark is reddish-brown and foliage turns shades of red in autumn.
TREE 30ft x 20ft (9m x 6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 45ft (14m).

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CHERRY, DOUBLE WHITE (Prunus avium Plena)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



CHERRY, FLAG POLE (Prunus Amanogawa). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A narrow upright deciduous tree ideal for restricted spaces. Young leaves are bronze-green, turning green in summer. The large semi-double, soft pink flowers, which are slightly fragrant, are borne in dense clusters in April or May. When in flower this tree is a spectacular pillar of blossom.
TREE 20ft x 6ft (6m x 1.8m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
13.9512.95



CHERRY, FRAGRANT CLOUD (Prunus Shizuka). Award of Garden MeritNewGo to Top of Page

Unusual among flowering cherries this tree has fragrant blossom. A dramatic, fast growing, medium sized tree, vase shaped with slightly ascending habit. In May it will be covered with huge clusters of highly scented, semi-double, white flowers which turn to pale pink as they age. Leaves emerge bronze, slowly changing to green then colouring well in Autumn. Plant in full sun.
TREE Ultimate height and spread 8m x 6m

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-180cm
17.9516.65



CHERRY, GREAT WHITE (Prunus Taihaku). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

In April, it is smothered with masses of clusters of huge dazzling white, single bowl-shaped flowers 2-2.5ins (5-6cm) across which contrast beautifully with the young coppery foliage. These turn to dark green in summer. Considered to be the best white cherry. Robust and vigorous habit. Deciduous.
TREE 25ft x 15ft (7.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



CHERRY, KANZAN (Prunus Kanzan). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A very popular, vigorous, upright deciduous tree with stiff ascending branches which are covered with young coppery-red leaves in spring, turning green in summer. Masses of clusters of fully double purple-pink flowers 1.5-2ins (4-5cm) across appear before the leaves during the latter half of April.
TREE 25ft x 18ft (7.6m x 5.5m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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CHERRY, KANZAN (Prunus Kanzan)
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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-175cm
14.9513.90



CHERRY, PANDORA (Prunus Pandora). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A delightful small, elegant cherry with upright habit and a neat vase shaped crown. Contrasting against the new foliage, a profusion of single, 3cm, shell pink flowers which mature to white in March and April make the tree a magnificent sight. Leaves open bronze, turn to green then produce a good autumn display with red, orange and yellow coloured leaves. Plant in full sun.
TREE Ultimate height 10m x 5m (33ft x 16ft).

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-180cm
16.9515.75
 Pg 5-6ft
150-180cm
29.99
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CHERRY, ROYAL BURGUNDY (Prunus Royal Burgundy). Go to Top of Page

This variety is similar to Kanzan, but, unusual for cherries, it has very attractive deep purple leaves which tone beautifully with the large clusters of deep pink double flowers. Good autumn colouring and also beautiful coppery-red glossy peeling bark. Excellent, unusual small tree.
TREE 15ft x 12ft (4.6m x 3.7m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20ft (6m).

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CHERRY, ROYAL BURGUNDY (Prunus Royal Burgundy)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CHERRY, SARGENT'S (Prunus sargentii). Go to Top of Page

Undoubtedly the finest of all cherries for autumn colour. Every year, whatever the weather, from mid to late September the leaves turn to rich orange and crimson. In spring the branches are covered with single bright pink flowers and these are complemented by young foliage which unfurls bronze-red, later turning green.
TREE 25ft x 20ft (7.6m x 6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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CHERRY, SARGENT'S (Prunus sargentii)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CHERRY, SHIROFUGEN (Prunus Shirofugen). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

In May, this tree is a breathtaking sight when its long lasting flowers appear, pink in bud, opening to double white fading to purple-pink. Young foliage coppery-red, turning to green in summer with orange-red hues in autumn. Deciduous, strong growing, with a spreading habit.
TREE 25ft x 25ft (7.6m x 7.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



CHERRY, SPIRE (Prunus Spire). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

One of the best small deciduous trees raised last century. From early to mid-spring the tree becomes a cloud of soft pink when covered with a profusion of flowers. Young leaves open bronze, and in autumn turn brilliant orange-red. Excellent for small gardens, columnar in habit when young, developing to conical when mature.
TREE 20ft x 8ft (6m x 2.4m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.9516.65
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
29.99
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CHERRY, TIBETAN (Prunus serrula). Go to Top of Page

Round-headed deciduous tree with truly magnificent bark and stems which are shining copper-brown with peeling circles. The pendulous mid-green leaves contrast well against the coppery stems. With such outstanding stem and bark colourisation, this tree is spectacular all year. In spring, the tree bears bowl-shaped white flowers 2cm across.
TREE 20ft x 20ft (6m X 6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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CHERRY, TIBETAN (Prunus serrula)
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1+5+
 Br 2.5-3.5ft
80-100cm
11.9511.20
 Pg 2.5-3.5ft
80-100cm
15.99
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COTONEASTER CORNUBIA. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Semi-evergreen, fast growing tree with rich green, glazed, long, oval pointed leaves which are only sparse in March. Masses of bunches of fluffy, small white, strongly scented flowers early summer loved by bees, followed in autumn by large bunches of abundant red berries making a long lasting display. Excellent screening tree.
TREE Ultimate height 6m (20ft), spread 4m (13ft).

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-180cm
16.9515.75



CRAB APPLE, ADMIRATION (Malus Adirondack). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Fantastic tree for a small space with its upright, dense habit. In April its many branches will be smothered with large, waxy-white, scented flowers opening from dark carmine-red buds. These are followed by masses of small bronze-red glowing fruits which last well into December providing good bird food. Very disease resistant. Plant in sun or partial shade.
TREE Ultimate height 4m (13ft), spread 3m (10ft).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
16.9515.75
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
24.99
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CRAB APPLE, GOLDEN HORNET (Malus zumi calocarpa Golden Hornet). Go to Top of Page

A strong growing deciduous variety with an erect open habit. Single white flowers 3/4 inch (2cm) across appear in May, followed by abundant crops of bright yellow crab apples. These usually persist well after the leaves have fallen, making a splendid show. Fruit is excellent for jelly or wine making. Self-fertile and a good pollinator for fruiting apples.
TREE 18ft x 15ft (5.5m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25-30ft (7.6-9m).

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CRAB APPLE, GOLDEN HORNET (Malus zumi calocarpa Golden Hornet)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
12.9512.10



CRAB APPLE, GORGEOUS (Malus atrosanguinea Gorgeous). Go to Top of Page

A beautiful small tree with slightly arching branches. Masses of pink buds open to scented soft pink blossom, 3cm across, which whitens with age in April and May, followed by a profusion of large, glossy, bright red fruit 1 inch (2.5cm) across. Ideal for use for a tangy, pink crab apple jelly or left for blackbirds or other wildlife to enjoy. Large healthy leaves are dark green and shiny. Height 10ft x 8ft (3m x 2.4m) in 10 years, ultimate height 15ft (4.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
12.9512.10
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CRAB APPLE, HARRY BAKER (Malus Harry Baker). Go to Top of Page

This superb variety was named after the Fruit Officer at R.H.S. Wisley in the 1980s. It has exceptionally large, scented pink flowers in April followed by ruby-red 4cm fruits with unusual deep pink flesh, which due to the high pectin content and colour make superb dark red jellies and jams. Dark green-maroon young leaves turn green in summer. Plant in full sun. Height Ultimate height and spread 5m x 5m (16ft x 16ft).

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1+5+
 Br. 5-6ft
125-150cm
18.9517.75
 Pg. 5-6ft
125-150cm
24.99
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CRAB APPLE, JAPANESE (Malus floribunda). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

An easily grown small deciduous tree, remarkably beautiful when in flower, the profusion of crimson flower buds opening to white or pale blush 1 inch (2.5cm) wide flowers in April or May. These are followed in autumn by small red and yellow crab apples. It is self-fertile. Attractive arching branches.
TREE 12ft x 10ft (3.7m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height up to 30ft (9m).

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CRAB APPLE, JAPANESE (Malus floribunda)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CRAB APPLE, JELLY KING (Malus Jelly King). Award of Garden MeritNewGo to Top of Page

Excellent variety for crab apple jelly as its orange/pink apples produce an attractive jelly of the same colour. A profusion of fragrant white flowers in spring over a long period followed by masses of colourful creamy orange-yellow apples which persist well into winter as the birds tend not to eat them. Plenty to pick leaving a wonderful display on the tree. Upright habit. Relatively new introduction from New Zealand.
TREE 13ft x 10ft (4m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 13ft (4m).

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CRAB APPLE, JELLY KING (Malus Jelly King)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
13.9512.95



CRAB APPLE, JOHN DOWNIE (Malus John Downie). Go to Top of Page

An erect deciduous tree which becomes wide spreading with age. 1-1.5 inch (2.5-4cm) pink budded single white flowers appear in profusion in May and these are followed by large conical yellow crab apples which are flushed red. As these are so prolific the tree is a picture of colour in autumn. The fruit is considered to be the best for jelly and wine making. It is self-fertile and is an excellent pollinator for fruiting apples.
TREE 20ft x 15ft (6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25-30ft (7.6-9m).

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CRAB APPLE, JOHN DOWNIE (Malus John Downie)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
12.9512.10
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CRAB APPLE, RED OBELISK (Malus Red Obelisk). Go to Top of Page

Excellent, small, columnar, deciduous crab ideal for a restricted space. In spring the foliage unfolds glossy mahogany-red, turning to dark green in summer then yellow in autumn. The pink flower buds open to a lush light-pink, fading to white, which stand out beautifully against the foliage. In autumn the tree will be laden with bunches of bright red conical crab apples which are good for jelly making.
TREE 13ft x 6ft (4m x 1.8m) in 20 years, ultimate height 13ft (4m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



CRAB APPLE, ROSEHIP (Malus Rosehip). Go to Top of Page

Recently introduced, excellent, small, deciduous crab ideal for small gardens. In spring the pink flower buds open to an abundance of white flowers, which stand out against the glossy darkish green foliage. In autumn the tree will be laden with round, bright red crab apples with very pronounced calyces which make them look like rosehips. If left on the tree these are very colourful, or they are good for jelly making.
TREE Ultimate height 15-18ft (4.6m-5.5m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
13.9512.95
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CRAB APPLE, ROYALTY (Malus Royalty). Go to Top of Page

A beautiful small deciduous tree with glistening rich purple foliage which retains its superb colour until leaf drop in autumn. Large deep pink flowers in spring followed by exceptionally bright red-purple fruits in autumn. It is self-fertile.
TREE 18ft x 15ft (5.5m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25-30ft (7.6m-9m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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CRAB APPLE, RUDOLPH (Malus Rudolph). Go to Top of Page

Small, upright deciduous tree with outstanding leaf colouration, bronze red when young turning to dark bronze green. Very deep rose-red flower buds opening to rose-red flowers with occasional paler pink markings, nearly 2 inches (5cm) across. Orange-yellow apples persit well into autumn.
TREE 20ft x 12ft (6m x 3.7m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20-25ft (6-7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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EUCALYPTUS GUNNII (Cider Gum Tree). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Fast growing evergreen with silver-blue very striking rounded juvenile leaves, changing to lance-shaped, 2-3 inch (5-7.5 cm) long when mature. Attractive whitish-green bark which sheds annually revealing yellow to grey-green new bark. Aromatic in hot sun. Can be grown as a coppiced shrub for its outstanding juvenile foliage, or as a tree.
TREE 45ft x 15ft (14m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 80ft (24m).

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EUCALYPTUS GUNNII (Cider Gum Tree)
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1+5+
 Pg 12-18ins
30-40cm
3.993.75



FRUITING ORNAMENTAL TREES. Go to Top of Page

The following varieties of fruiting apple trees are particularly recommended as ornamental trees as their blossom is exceptional. Arthur Turner (R.H.S. Award of Garden Merit as a flowering tree), Ashmead's Kernel and Worcester Pearmain. Many other fruit trees such as cherries and peaches are extremely attractive and could be considered as ornamental.



GOLDEN ELM (Ulmus hollandica Dampieri Aurea) (U. hollandica Wredei). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

The dense, crinkled foliage is suffused with yellow and appears to ascend the tree in whorls, creating an amazing, tight, upright column of brilliant rich gold, especially spectacular in the autumn. Excellent, easy to grow, specimen deciduous tree for a restricted space. Colour is best in a sunny position. Shows good resistance to Dutch Elm Disease.
TREE 9ft x 3ft (2.7m x 0.9m) in 20 years, ultimate height 12ft (3.7m).

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GOLDEN ELM (Ulmus hollandica Dampieri Aurea) (U. hollandica Wredei)
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1+5+
 Br 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
10.9510.25



HANDKERCHIEF TREE (Dove Tree) (Davidia involucrata vilmoriniana). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Unique, spectacular tree when in flower. In late spring masses of yellow-green flowers with purple anthers appear surrounded by large white leafy bracts of unequal size, the larger up to 7ins long, creating amazing white tiers. These are followed by round green pendent fruits, which ripen to purple-brown. 20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 50ft (15m).

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HANDKERCHIEF TREE (Dove Tree) (Davidia involucrata vilmoriniana)

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1+5+
 Br 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
29.9527.60
 Pg 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
39.99
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HORNBEAM, FASTIGIATE (Carpinus betulus Fastigiata). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A densely conical form of common Hornbeam which is excellent planted as a specimen tree or where space is limited. Very narrow when young but broadening slightly with age. If planted 3ft (90cm) apart it will make a good tall screen with a minimal maintenance of pruning. Deciduous.
TREE 20ft x 9ft (6m x 2.7m) in 20 years, ultimate height 60ft (18m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
11.9511.20
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
15.99
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LABURNUM WATERERI VOSSII (Golden Chain or Golden Rain Tree). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Small flowering tree of great beauty when in flower. Masses of long, pendulous, lightly scented clusters of yellow flowers up to 12ins (30cm) long smother the tree in late spring. Can be planted as a free standing tree, trained to cover an archway or used as a wall climber even for north or east walls.
TREE 23ft x 16ft (7m x 5m) in 20 years and maturity.

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-175cm
12.9512.10



LIQUIDAMBAR (Liquidambar styraciflua) (Sweet Gum). Go to Top of Page

Excellent deciduous fast growing foliage tree with large maple-like leaves mid-green in spring and summer, turning to glorious orange, red and purple in autumn. Young shoots often have interesting corky wings. Prefers neutral to acid soil, but is lime tolerant given a good depth of soil. Makes an excellent specimen tree.
TREE 20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 80ft x 40ft (24m x 12m).

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1+5+
 Pg 2-3ft
60-90cm
8.998.45



MAPLE, CRIMSON KING (Acer platanoides Crimson King). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A large handsome, vigorous, spreading deciduous tree with conspicuous clusters of yellow flowers on bare stems in April. These are followed by outstanding deeply lobed leaves which open bright red turning to rich dark crimson. Excellent autumn colouring.
TREE 25ft x 15ft (7.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m) or more.

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MAPLE, CRIMSON KING (Acer platanoides Crimson King)
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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-180cm
15.9514.85
 Pg 5-6ft
150-180cm
19.99
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MAPLE, PRINCETON GOLD (Acer platanoides Princeton Gold) (Prigo). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Fast growing, round headed, deciduous tree with large, lobed leaves which simply glow golden-yellow when they open in spring. These change to bright golden-green in summer then take on orange hues in autumn. Excellent for injecting colour to the garden. Hardy and does not scorch in the sun. Good tree for screening. 35ft x 30ft (11m x 9m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m).

This plant is registered for Plant Breeders' Rights. Propagation by unlicensed growers is prohibited.

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1+5+
 Br. 4-5ft
125-150cm
18.9517.75



MAPLE, SILVER VARIEGATED (Acer platanoides Drummondii). Go to Top of Page

A large handsome tree with conspicuous clusters of yellow flowers on bare stems in April followed by eye-catching pale green, deeply lobed deciduous leaves with a wide cream margin. This tree and Maple Crimson King are very effective if trained as a bush with the branches allowed to develop from ground level.
TREE 25ft x 15ft (7.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m) or more.

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-175cm
15.9514.85
 Pg 5-6ft
150-175cm
19.99
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MOUNTAIN ASH, CHINESE (Sorbus vilmorinii). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Elegant small deciduous tree with arching branches and graceful habit. Fern-like leaves turn orange and bronze-red in autumn. White flowers late spring followed by pendulous clusters of fruits ripening to rose-red in September, changing to pink then white flushed pink. Charming and suitable for smaller gardens. Prefers an acid to neutral soil.
TREE 8-12ft x 5-8ft (2.4-3.7m x 1.5-2.4m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).

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1+5+
 Br 5-6ft
150-175cm
19.9518.45
 Pg 5-6ft
150-175cm
29.99
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MOUNTAIN ASH, EDULIS (Sorbus aucuparia edulis). Go to Top of Page

A less common form of Mountain Ash which is extremely hardy and strong growing. Fern-like leaves are larger than the common form and in the autumn have superb autumn colours. In spring the tree bears large clusters of white flowers and these are followed in autumn by heavy bunches of sweet edible deep orange-red fruits delicious in autumn puddings or rowan jelly. Prefers an acid to neutral soil.
TREE 20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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MOUNTAIN ASH, JOSEPH ROCK (Sorbus Joseph Rock). Go to Top of Page

One of the finest yellow fruiting autumn trees. Erect compact tree bearing bunches of cream-white flowers in spring. Compound leaves with many leaflets turn beautiful shades of red, orange and yellow in autumn and form a perfect back-cloth to the clusters of globular fruits. These turn creamy-white to deep amber-yellow and remain on the tree well into winter. Deciduous. Prefers an acid to neutral soil.
TREE 20ft x 8ft (6m x 2.4m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
16.9515.75



MOUNTAIN ASH, PINK PAGODA (Sorbus hupehensis Pink Pagoda). Go to Top of Page

A beautiful small but vigorous, graceful, deciduous tree with fine grey-green leaves which give glorious autumn colours. Drooping clusters of small white flowers in spring followed in autumn by persistent pink berries which fade to white. Prefers an acid to neutral soil.
TREE 15ft x 15ft (4.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20ft (6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
120-150cm
14.9513.90



PEAR, CHANTICLEER (Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer). Go to Top of Page

A vigorous, dense deciduous tree with upright habit, excellent specimen tree for a small garden. Bears masses of brilliant white flowers in spring and the green leaves turn shades of orange and red in autumn.
TREE 15ft x 6ft (4.6m x 1.8m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20ft (6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
15.9514.85



PEAR, WEEPING SILVER (Pyrus salicifolia Pendula). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Very elegant tree which forms a dense mound of weeping branches which are clothed with silver grey, downy, willow-like leaves, which change to grey-green and smooth above in summer. White flowers in April followed by small brown fruits in autumn.
TREE 9ft x 7ft (2.7m x 2.1m) in 20 years, ultimate height 20-25ft (6-7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
15.9514.85



PLUM, PURPLE-LEAVED (Prunus cerasifera Nigra). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Very ornamental round-headed bushy tree with blackish-purple stems and young leaves red, turning to deep purple when mature. Masses of pink flowers from early to mid-spring and these are sometimes followed by plum like fruits. Sunny position. For prices and to order please see main Hedging and Tree section.
TREE 25ft x 25ft (7.6m x 7.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 30ft (9m).



SPINDLE TREE (Euonymus europaeus Red Cascade). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

A large shrub, or can be trimmed to make a small tree, both of which are semi-weeping with the weight of the fruit in the autumn and winter. The shiny, oval leaves turn to a blazing scarlet and red in the autumn before falling. The flowers in late spring are insignificant, small and yellow green but these are followed in autumn by masses of 2cm (3/4 inch) bright rose-pink flowers which open to reveal vivid-range seeds. These remain on well after the leaves have fallen giving a magnificent display.
TREE Height 10ft (3m), Spread 8ft (2.4m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
120-150cm
19.9518.45



THORN, COCKSPUR (False) (Crataegus persimilis Prunifolia Splendens) (Cockspur Thorn). Go to Top of Page

A reliable popular small tree attractive in leaf, flower and fruit, with unusual long thorns. Wide spreading habit, large glossy dark green leaves which turn brilliant scarlet and red in autumn. Clusters of white flowers in spring followed by red fruits which last well into the New Year.
TREE 15ft x 15-20ft (4.6m x 4.6-6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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THORN, COCKSPUR (False) (Crataegus persimilis Prunifolia Splendens) (Cockspur Thorn)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
15.9514.85
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
19.99
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THORN, CRIMSON CLOUD (Crataegus laevigata Crimson Cloud). Go to Top of Page

Tough, dependable, easy to grow deciduous tree with dense, rounded habit and dark green foliage. In May it will be laden with fragrant, round clusters of blossom, a most attractive rich red with prominent white eyes which are popular with pollinating insects. In autumn shiny red haws in bunches can be seen all over the tree and these persist after the leaves have fallen. They are good food for birds, especially finches and tits. 15ft x 15ft (4.6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
13.9512.95
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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THORN, DOUBLE PINK (Crataegus laevigata Rosea Flore Pleno) (Pink May, Hawthorn). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Very hardy, dense round-headed deciduous tree, thorny branches, shiny deeply lobed leaves. Branches will be smothered with clusters of clear pink double flowers in early May followed by bright red fruits in autumn, providing food for wildlife. Very attractive specimen tree, or can be used in a Quickthorn hedge.
TREE 20ft x 18ft (6m x 5.5m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
13.9512.95
 Pg 4-5ft
125-150cm
17.99
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THORN, DOUBLE SCARLET (Crataegus laevigata Paul's Scarlet) (Red May, Hawthorn). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Very hardy, dense round-headed deciduous tree, thorny branches, shiny deeply lobed leaves. Branches will be smothered with clusters of clear bright red double flowers in early May followed by bright red fruits in autumn. Very attractive specimen tree, or can be used in a Quickthorn hedge.
TREE 20ft x 18ft (6m x 5.5m) in 20 years, ultimate height 25ft (7.6m).

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THORN, DOUBLE SCARLET (Crataegus laevigata Paul's Scarlet) (Red May, Hawthorn)
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1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
10.9510.25



TULIP TREE (Liriodendron tulipifera). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Imposing, hardy, deciduous tree with unusual shaped large leaves which are rich-green in summer turning clear yellow in October and November. 2 inch (5cm) long tulip shaped yellow-green flowers in July followed by slender cone shaped long lasting brown seed heads. 20ft x 12ft (6m x 3.7m) in 20 years, ultimate height 100ft (30m).

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1+5+
 Br 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
11.9511.20
 Pg 3.5-4.5ft
100-125cm
15.99
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WHITEBEAM, LUTESCENS (Sorbus aria Lutescens). Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Very striking deciduous tree in early spring when its creamy-white leaves appear from tulip-like buds on purple shoots. In summer, the leaves turn grey-green. Clusters of white flowers appear early summer followed by grey, woolly berries which ripen to orange-red in autumn. Plant in full sun or partial shade.
TREE 20ft x 15ft (6m x 4.6m) in 20 years, ultimate height 40ft (12m).

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Price per plant for

 
1+5+
 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
14.9513.90



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