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'Small Trees For Shade'

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Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Princess Diana'

Much like its namesake, Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Princess Diana' is visually stunning. Its bronze foliage is offset by pure white flowers in April, meaning that the hardy tree can also be displayed as a decorative, upright shrub. As the season progresses, the…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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Cornus 'Eddie's White Wonder'

Eddie's White Wonder' is a wonderful Cornus indeed. This Dogwood is well-suited to smaller cottage gardens, for it can be pruned into a multi-stemmed shrub. Even when grown into a tree, the hardy plant's height is limited to around 6m (20'), ensuring that…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of march 2019

Bellis perennis 'Pomponette' Mixed

Masses of tightly quilled 1.5in button flowers on compact plants. A bright mixture of red, rose and white. Superb for small beds, edging, windowboxes etc. Growing well in shade they are good for planting under trees or as an edging to…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Biennial

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Crab apple (Hedging)

A British native, Crab Apple trees are naturally small and make an ideal hedging plant. In late spring a profusion of white-pink blossoms smother the plant, which are fantastic for bees. These are followed by small yellow-green crab apples…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Beds
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of november 2018

Ulmus minor subsp. sarniensis

A less spreading, conical, fully hardy, deciduous, upright- branching, medium- height tree. Ulmus minor subsp. sarniensis is an upright,deciduous tree with a slender, conical habit. Its flaky, grey-brown bark is more noticeable during the winter, and as…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki Seedling'

This delicate small tree is a stunning choice for a small garden. Over an open framework of branches, the finely cut leaves are bright green in summer, turning to fiery shades of orange and red in autumn. Acer palmatum 'Oskazuki…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of may 2019

Prunus padus 'Le Thoureil'

Prunus padus 'Le Thoureil' produces a fine display of white flowers which are borne in dense racemes in late spring. Small black fruits sometimes follow during summer. In fact, its season of interest extends well into autumn, when the foliage turns to lovely   More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of october 2018

Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium'

Visually stunning autumn colour, the green toothed leaves during spring and summer turn to stunning shades of red. This slow growing hardy deciduous tree or shrub is ideal for both a sunny or partially shaded site, the red leaves being more…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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Cercidiphyllum japonicum

Don't be afraid of growing trees in your garden; they aren't all great big oaks and cedars. Cercidiphyllum certainly isn't. Enjoy its attractive foliage and see if you can decide what the leaves smell of. Is it toffee apple? Candy floss? Just mix a few bags of…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'

A striking Japanese Maple with graceful arching shoots and a neat, mound forming habit. In autumn, the finely cut, feathery green-red foliage transforms in a blaze of colour to a fiery shade of orange. Japanese Acers are slow growing, making it an ideal focal…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Purple
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of october 2018

Quince 'Leskovac' (patio)

Britain's best known dessert cherry that reliably produces firm, dark red fleshed, good sized fruits with the sweetest flavour. The crop can be harvested from mid July to August. A Canadian bred variety, Cherry 'Stella' makes a productive and attractive tree both…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Tree

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Sambucus nigra 'Marginata'

A fully hardy, deciduous, large shrub or small tree which will need plenty of space. Sambucus nigra 'Marginata' is popular for its attractive, dark green foliage edged with creamy-yellow margins. From June to August, huge flattened umbels of white…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Parrotia persica

Closely related to the Witch Hazel (Hamamelis), Persian Ironwood starts flowering in late winter, producing clusters of small spider-like, crimson flowers. These are followed by glossy, rich green leaves, which in the autumn transform to stunning, vibrant   More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum (Japanese Maple) is a highly popular tree and it's easy to see why. This slow-growing tree can be planted in any garden soil and makes a wonderful feature in your garden, whilst still being low maintenance. Due to its small size it…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald 'n' Gold' (Standard)

An evergreen shrub, Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald 'n' Gold', is compact and low maintenance, making it perfect for small gardens, or as ground cover alongside driveways, or under tree canopies. The leaves are variegated with golden yellow centres. In…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'

A dwarf Spindle with a neat, compact habit ? perfect for small gardens, hedges and confined spaces! The branches have the same conspicuous, corky wings as its larger cousins, which make a lovely feature in winter when the leaves have been shed. Euonymus…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Cherry 'Kojo-no-mai'

Kojo-no-Mai has some of the most delicate cherry blossom of all; bridal white and blushed pink in the centre and with the added bonus of burnt orange autumn foliage.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Prunus incisa 'Kojo-No-Mai'

This Ornamental Cherry is a delight and a surprise with two seasons of spectacular interest. The first delight comes in spring when the bare branches are covered in a fine show of delicate white flowers tinged with pink. This shrub looks lovely planted beside early…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Corylus avellana 'Webb's Prize Cob'

A native hardy deciduous tree particularly on chalky soils but will grow in any fertile, well drained soil in sun or partial shade. Although partially self -fertile it is advised to grow another hazelnut variety nearby if a harvest of nuts is required in…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Tree

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Prunus 'Amanogawa'

Anagowa is the Flagpole Cherry, an upright tree, whose fancy blooms are also gently fragrant.  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of december 2018

Prunus 'Frilly Frock'

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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despatch by end of october 2018

Prunus 'Frilly Frock'

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

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Cornus kousa 'Venus'

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Cornus controversa 'Pagoda'

An outstanding, specimen deciduous tree with spreading tiered branches for a larger garden or woodland garden as it needs space. The glossy leaves are dark green above and glaucous beneath during the summer turning to a rich red- purple during the autumn.…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Betula pendula (clump)

A superb choice for coastal areas where bearing masses of fragrant, golden, pea-like flowers that will brighten the garden from March to April.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

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despatch by end of august 2019

Leucothoe keiskei 'Halloween'

A hardy, clump forming, dwarf evergreen shrub with young red leaves maturing to slender, lance-shaped, green leaves. Small, bell shaped white flowers appear in nodding racemes, at the ends of the shoots during May and June.  More Info

  • Sun shade: dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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Picea glauca 'Barus'

Suitable for rockeries, alpine gardens and dwarf conifer collections, Picea glauca 'Barus' is an evergreen conifer that has grey-green needle foliage throughout the year. Growing in a neat, compact dome shape, it can also be planted in rows down the sides of…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'

Rivalling any flowering cherry for spring colour, here's a compact tree that's a perfect choice for small gardens. Naked stems become smothered in delightful purple blossom for a long flowering period in spring. And if that wasn't…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Tree

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Cornus florida

A showy Flowering Dogwood, producing a fine, long lasting display in spring. The small green flowers are surrounded by gleaming white, or pink tinged bracts, giving the appearance of large, open petals. In autumn the green, wavy-edged foliage turns to a rich…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Tree

Just£89.99

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Acer palmatum 'Deshojo'

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

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Acer palmatum 'Starfish'

The perfect option for adding dramatic autumn leaf colour to the garden. Our latest introduction offers real star quality thanks to a unique foliage which has the appearance of a fleshy starfish! The red of each leaf intensifies moving towards autumn, before…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Tree

Just£34.99

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