We stock a large range of ornamental trees, to suit all gardens small and large. Other than during the early winter period, our trees are containerised into pots, ranging from 7.5 litres to 20 litres. The great majority of our trees are 6 to 8 feet tall and will readily fit into an estate car.
We are happy to deliver trees, charges being based on the return mileage from the nursery.
Small tree or large shrub, with delicate fern-like green-grey foliage, and masses of small spherical yellow flowers. Young growth is coloured warm purple. Plant in a sheltered spot, against a south-facing wall preferably. Sun. Frost hardy. H: 3m
Japanese maple. Deciduous, rounded tree with deeply lobed, deep purple leaves turning a brilliant red in the autumn. Fully hardy. Partial shade in a fairly sheltered position preferred on deep and fertile soils. H:2-4m
Japanese maple. An extremely elegant, mound-forming, small deciduous tree. Deeply cut leaves turn golden in autumn, Plant in a spot that is sheltered from cold winds; dappled shade preferred. AGM. Fully hardy. 2m
Medium sized, vigorous deciduous tree. Highly recommended for fabulous autumn colour where the mid green leaves turn a fantastic rich crimson. Red flowers on bare stems. Perfect on its own or in a group. Full sun or partial shade. Well drained fertile soil. Hardy. H: 5-6m. S: 10m.
A fully hardy and robust upright tree with three-lobed leaves and vivid orange-red autumn colour. Tolerates a wide range of moist but well drained soil types including clay, sandy and loamy and is happy in any aspect in respect of sunlight. Arguably the best autumn colour will be seen on acid soils, but this is not essential. Final height may be as much as 12m and width up to 8m. Fully hardy.
Fully hardy and vigorous ornamental tree, developing a symmetrical ovate crown in later life. Mid-green summer foliage turns to a fiery red in late summer or early autumn, making this a stand-out feature in the latter part of the gardening year. Easy to grow, preferring full sun and moist and well drained fertile soils. Height after 10 years will be 5-6m, possibly more on richer soils.
A vigorous hybrid between Acer rubrum x Acer saccharinum. with deeply cut leaves and a dense oval head. The large leaves, deep green in summer turn to spectacular bright orange and red in the autumn. Plant in full sun and in any reasonably fertile, moist and well drained soils although heavier clay soils are tolerated well. Vigorous in growth, reasching 12m or more
Indian Horse Chestnut. A magnificent specimen tree. Young foliage flushed bronze, matures to deep green and turns orange and yellow in autumn. Very large panicles of pink-white flowers in early summer. (Not susceptible to the leaf miner.) Fully hardy. H: 10-15m. Sun or semi-shade
Deciduous open small tree/shrub. Attractive bronze young leaves which turn dark green then yellow in autumn. Panicles of red centred white flowers in late summer-autumn. H:3-4m. Full sun. Well drained soil. Hardy.