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.
Outstanding small, compact ornamental tree. In spring, pink-tinged buds open to billowing masses of snow-white flowers which honey bees love. Hundreds of small golden--red fruits richly decorate the tree from summer and into the autumn. The fruit remain in excellent condition until deep winter when, as they start to soften, flocks of birds including fieldfares, thrushes and blackbirds will enjoy a welcome feast. Fully hardy. H: around 5m
Very pretty small ornamental tree. Deep red buds open to large deep pink flowers in spring. Glossy red fruit age to orange and persist deep into winter, ideal for feeding birds in the coldest weather. Purple-green foliage. Best in full sun and rich, reasonably moisture-retentive soil. Fully hardy. H:4m
A recent introduction and bred with crab apple jelly making in mind. Masses of pure white blossom in spring (great for bees), followed by unusually large fruits, flushed orange, pink and red. Plant in full sun and in fertile, moist and well drained soil. Fully hardy. Height on the MM106 rootstock will be about 3.5m, so ideal for smaller gardens.
A naturally dwarf from, ideal for smaller gardens. Dark purple-green foliage offset the pink and white flowers in spring. In late summer in to autumn masses of large, rounded maroon red fruit adorn the tree, ideal for jelly making or leaving to feed the birds in winter. Robust and fully hardy. H: 3m
A most attractive crab apple, not especially well known but very garden-worth. Malus ' Mokum' produces a massive flowering of pink blossom in spring. The foliage emerges purplish-red but matures to a bronzy-green in summer. Late summer and autumn will see a generous crop of small red or purple crab apples The fruits keep well in to the winter when that will be a tasty treat for hungry birds such as blackbirds, thrushes and fieldfares. Plant in full sun and in moist,fertile soils. Fully hardy and easy to grow, Final height: about 4m
Top choice for a smaller garden, Malus 'Rosehip' not only produces masses of very pretty white blossom emerging from pink buds but goes on to bear gernerous crops of glossy, bright red cab apples in late summer and autumn - good for cooking or leave for the birds. Plant in full sun and moist, fertile soil. Fully hardy and easy to grow. Final height: about 4m
M. baccata is an extremely hardy, spreading crab apple sporting fragrant white blossom in great profusion in spring; great for bees. The flowers are followed by small reddy orange apples in late summer and through into the winter. Very hardy. H:2-3m. Full sun or semi shade.
Small, deciduous tree. An excellent variety suitable for a small garden or for street/avenue planting because of it's slim oval shape. Pure white flowers emerge in May from pale pink buds. Shiny purple fruits then form. The new leaves in the spring are pinkish turning a dark green and then a wonderful yellow in the autumn. Hardy. H: 6m.
This is a lovely and charming species with long tapered dark green healthy leaves, single shell-shaped, ivory white flowers and profuse clusters of small transluscent dark red fruits persistent into December.
A medium sized deciduous spreading tree lobed ovate leaves. Striking, globe like pale pink, semi-double flowers occur in late spring, followed by small green-yellow green fruit Great orange red leaf colouring in the Autumn. Hardy. H: 4m-6m
A small, beautiful, dainty and graceful tree with horizontally tiered branches with pink flowers in spring, followed in autumn by persistent small dark purple fruits, much loved by birds in winter, offsetting a delightful flush of golden foliage. Fully hardy. H+S 3m