Excellent medium-sized garden tree, especially when planted in groups. Brilliant white bark and mid green leaves. Prefers full sun and moist but well drained soil. Casts light dappled shade so companion planting will not suffer.. Fully hardy. H: 6-8m
Outstanding formal tree with a narrow pyramidal habit. Deciduous with mid green ovate, finely toothed leaves turning yellow in the autumn. Would make a first class lawn specimen. Fruiting catkins conspicuous, to 8cm in length with hop like fruits in late summer. Fertile soil in full sun or dappled shade. Fully hardy. RHS AGM H:10m.
Indian Bean Tree. Native to SE USA, with very large deep heart-shaped green leaves. Very pretty, fragrant pea-like white flowers in summer followed by pendant 'bean' seed pods. Fully Hardy H: 8-10m. AGM
Large evergreen conifer with a stately spreading habit. Silvery blue-green foliage and large cones. Grows in most conditions but will require space to fulfill its full potential as an outstanding ornamental tree. H: 10-15m
Large, hardy, ornamental tree, closely related to elms. Pointed and serrated mid-green leaves, and sweet, red and then purple berries, much appreciated by birds in the autumn. In time will form a hansome tree with a rounded crown and satisfyingly gnarled bark on the trunk. H:8-10m in 20-25 years
Very pretty , deciduous upright tree, ideal for smaller gardens. Round mid-green leaves, bronze when young, turning orange-red in autumn. 'Candy-floss' aroma as leaves turn. Acid soils best for autumn colour but otherwise very tolerant. Fully hardy. H: 4-8m
Recently introduced this is a weeping form of the well-loved 'Forest Pansy', making it much better suited to smaller gardens. Rich burgundy-red foliage make this is an excellent specimen small tree or large shrub and great visual foil for complimentary planting. Fully hardy. H: 2-3m