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Trees

Parrotia persica
A small, wide - spreading tree or large shrub, which is unusual and beautiful. Magnificent crimson and gold leaves in autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Paulownia tomentosa
Fast growing tree forming a rounded top with large, lobed leaves. Heliotrope blue foxglove flowers in May on older plants, given a warm, sunny, frost free site. Can be pruned as a large shrub.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Phellodendron amurense
Small to medium, handsome wide spreading tree with corky bark in maturity and long, bright green leaves. Winter buds are silky. Small, yellow flowers are followed by small black fruits.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Platanus hispanica
A large, noble tree with attractive, mottled, flaking bark and large, palmate leaves. Rounded burr - like fruits from early summer through to the following spring. Tolerates pollution and hard pruning.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Platanus orientalis
A magnificent ornamental tree which is long lived and will reach up to 25m. Its flaking bark is streaked with gold. The leaves are deeply lobed.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus alba
Irregularly, lobed, white, woolly leaves. Yellow autumn colour. An excellent, large tree on exposed sites.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus balsamifera
A large, erect tree. The buds and unfolding leaves have the distinctive smell of balsam.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus canadensis
A large group of hybrids, known as the 'Black Poplars', these vigorous trees are ideal as screening or windbreaks.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus candensis 'Robusta'
A large, vigorous tree, having copper - red leaves when young then shiny, bright green. Excellent wind break.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus candensis 'Serotina'
This large vigorous tree was traditionally used for pulp production. It has a large uneven crown. One of the last poplars to break into leaf in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus candicans 'Aurora'
A highly variegated form of medium size, with broad, ovate leaves that are cream and pink tinged well into late summer. Best foliage if hard pruned in winter to encourage young growth in spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus nigra 'Betulifola'
This round headed tree was traditionally used as timber for building. The young shoots and leaves are covered in downy hairs. Can survive atmospheric pollution.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus nigra 'Italica'
Narrow, columnar tree with tight, erect branches. Especially suitable for forming a tall screen or avenue. A familiar sight bordering French roads.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus tremula
A medium - sized tree with small, serrated leaves that tremble in the slightest breeze. Long grey catkins in later winter and early spring. Attractive yellow autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Populus tremula 'Pendula'
Small growing, weeping tree which produces long purple-grey catkins in spring before the leaves appear.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Accolade'
A small, graceful tree. Deep pink buds open to semi - double pink flowers in early summer.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Cheals Weeping' (Kiku-shidare-zakura)
A small, weeping tree. Very attractive when wreathed in clear, deep pink, very double flowers against the bronze - green foliage.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Hally Jolivette'
A small, graceful tree. The slender, willowy stems are covered, in early spring with semi - double white flowers.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Mume'
This attractive, small tree has green young shoots and single, almond scented, pale pink flowers. Widely grown in Japan.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Okame'
A small, very lovely cherry with masses of carmine rose flowers opening throughout March. Attractive autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Shirofugen'
Vigorous, wide spreading tree with large, double white fragrant flowers in May and copper coloured leaves. Very late and long lasting flowers.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Shogetsu'
A lovely, wide spreading tree with a broad, flattened crown. Double flowers, pink tinted in bud opening to pure white, all along the branches in long stalked clusters.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Taihaku'
A superb, medium - sized, robust tree. Large pure white flowers and rich, coppery - red young leaves.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Ukon'
A robust tree of spreading habit. Unusual, greenish - yellow, semi double flowers. Nice autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus 'Umineko'
A slim upright growing cherry. Single white flowers in April and good autumn colour combine to produce a tree of great merit for a more confined space.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus avium
Medium to large, native tree with smooth grey bark which turns to mahogany - red and peels with age. White flowers in mid - late spring. Nicknamed, very aptly 'Lady of the Woods'.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus avium 'Plena'
An attractive, medium - sized tree with mahogany red - peeling bark. Covered with double white flowers in spring. One of the loveliest of all flowering trees.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus cerasifera
A small tree which produces large numbers of small white flowers early in spring. Mature specimens sometimes produce small red plums.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus cerasifera 'Nigra'
Small tree with rich, ruby - red leaves. Pink budded, white flowers in early spring. Makes a lovely, good value tree.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus dulcis
A traditional spring flowering tree. Its large pink flowers are formed single or in pairs. Edible almonds will form on older trees in warmer areas.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus hybrid 'Kanzan'
One of the most popular of medium sized, ornamental cherries. Large, showy, double rich pink flowers in May, young foliage, bronze. A large headed, upright tree.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus incisa 'Kojo-no-mai'
A beautiful and ornamental shrub or small tree whose pale pink flowers in early spring shimmer on the zigzag branches. Foliage turns scarlet in autumn.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus maackii 'Amber Beauty'
A small tree that has amber coloured, flaking bark and a narrow crown. Small white flowers appear in mid spring.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus padus
A small to medium - sized, native tree. In May the tree is covered drooping racemes of scented white flowers. The black fruit which follow are popular with the birds.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus padus 'Coloratus'
This is a particularly ornamental form, the purple shoots and bronze foliage contrast well with the pale pink flowers..

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus padus 'Watereri'
A medium - sized tree with small, white flowers on conspicuous racemes in May.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus sargentii
One of the loveliest, medium - sized cherries. Single pink flowers in March and April. Young leaves bronzy - red and glorious autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus serrula
Small tree which has glistening, polished red - brown mahogany - like bark and willow - like leaves. Small, insignificant, white flowers in late April. One of the best trees for year round attraction. Plant on or next to a path so that the trunk can be

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa'
Small, columnar, neat tree with clusters of pale pink, double flowers from top to bottom in April to May. Excellent specimen tree for small gardens or where space is restricted.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus serrulata 'Pink Perfection'
A small tree whose young foliage is bronze. Double rose-pink flowers appear in May. Good autumn colour.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus spinosa
Small white flowers in March and April on bare stems. Makes a dense, thorny hedge in sun or shade. The fruit of this Prunus is used to make sloe gin. Suckers freely in a hedge, so forms a dense thicket.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus spinosa 'Purpurea'
A neat, compact bush with rich, purple leaves and white flowers. One of the best of purple leaved shrubs.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'
Beautiful, small tree. Branches bear semi - double pink flowers, during November to March. Hardy in any weather. A great joy in winter.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus subhirtella 'Autumnalis'
During the dreary winter months from Nov - March this tree produces semi-double, frilled white flowers. In autumn leaves turn bright red and bronze. A lovely tree in any garden.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus yedoensis
A small, wide spreading tree whose arching branches are covered with almond scented white flowers in March.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Prunus yedoensis 'Ivensii'
Small, weeping cherry with single white flowers March / April.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Ptercarya fraxinifolia
A large, wide spreading, suckering tree. Flowers greenish, in pendulous clusters, followed by winged fruits. Hardy, fast growing tree.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer'
A vigorous, medium - sized, narrow tree. Foliage glossy, green and long persistent, white flowers appear in mid - spring. Good for planting in more confined spaces.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil


Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula'
A small tree with elegant, silver - grey foliage on weeping branches. White flowers. An asset to any garden. Have as a complete dome or prune to more of an umbrella shape.

  • Evergreen
  • Acid soil
  • Well drained soil
  • Full sun
  • Half sun
  • Shade
  • Award garden merit
  • Moist soil
  • Dry soil
  • Wet soil