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'Trees For Small Gardens'

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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…  More Info

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

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Magnolia 'Heaven Scent'

Being so compact, Magnolia 'Heaven Scent' is the perfect large shrub for small gardens. It enjoys a 'candelabra' habit, which is complemented by a stunning display of bold pink, scented flowers. Magnolia 'Heaven Scent' blooms in late spring,…  More Info

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

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Crab Apple 'Coralburst'

Perfect for bringing autumn colour to the patio! Crab Apple 'Coralburst? is a particularly dwarf variety. It has a naturally very compact habit and slow growth rate that makes it ideal for growing in large patio containers.  More Info

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

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Prunus 'The Bride'

A striking variety with pink buds that open to pure white, single flowers with contrasting bright red anthers. This spectacular Fuji Cherry has a neat compact habit, forming an attractive, bushy crown. Like most Ornamental Cherries, Prunus 'The Bride' produces a lovely…  More Info

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

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Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'

Why not bring the glamour of the orient to your garden with the exquisite Japanese Alpine Cherry or Prunus nipponica 'Brilliant'. Being relatively small, this shrub is perhaps best suited to compact gardens, outdoor spaces or even patio containers.…  More Info

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

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Tamarix tetrandra

Originally from the Netherlands, Tamarix tetandra is a medium sized deciduous shrub or small tree with little green leaves, rather like needles. One of the most appealing aspects of this delightful shrub is its versatility. It will easily resist the worst…  More Info

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

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Cercis siliquastrum

Commonly called 'The Judas Tree', Cercis siliquastrum is a superb tree for small gardens. Myth has it that Judas Escariot hanged himself on this type of tree during biblical times. Even if not true, the tree does orginate…  More Info

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

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Prunus 'Frilly Frock'

A charming little tree that is perfectly proportioned for smaller gardens and even patio containers. Prunus ?Frilly Frock? has a lovely weeping habit, reaching just a few metres tall at maturity. In spring it is covered with a profusion of delicate…  More Info

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

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Salix integra 'Hakuro-nishiki'

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

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Amelanchier canadensis

Starry, white flowers decorate the branches of the Serviceberry in spring, just as the young, bronze foliage emerges. The new leaves quickly mature to bright green throughout the summer, before colouring to orange, gold and red for an exceptional autumn display.  More Info

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

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Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. niphophila

This low, spreading hardy perennial is perfect for alpine troughs, creeping through rockeries, and dangling over low walls. Small, fleshy, green-blue foliage forms a dense mat of ground cover that is topped by panicles of rosy pink, starry flowers in late…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Perennial

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Prunus cerasifera 'Nigra'

For many years Prunus cerasifera 'Nigra' has been a popular variety for planting in urban towns and cities due to its tolerance to pollution. It makes a particularly colourful specimen tree that creates a showy centrepiece for a large   More Info

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

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Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock'

Yellow/grey catkins appearing on naked weeping branches, are a sure sign that spring has arrived in your garden when this Kilmarnock Willow is in your collection. Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock' is a deciduous small tree that is ideal as an architectural…  More Info

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

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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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Picea abies 'Little Gem'

Picea 'Little Gem' is a dense and compact slow growing conifer, growing to just 50cm (20) in height over many years. This dwarf Spruce can be planted into patio containers, borders or the centre of rockeries, giving interest all year round. These evergreen, miniature   More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

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Prunus lusitanica

Prunus lusitanica or Portugal Laurel makes the perfect large shrub. Some would even class it as a small tree. If you're looking for attractive hedging, Portugal Laurel could be just the job. It's hardy and resilient and easy to grow. Holder of the…  More Info

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

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Cornus 'Royal Red'

Flowering dogwoods have become a design staple in recent years, featuring heavily in RHS show gardens. They have gained a big following from garden designers and home gardeners alike. Be a trendsetter with this new red flowering version. Cornus …  More Info

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

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Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'

Japanese maples are the perfect option for adding dramatic autumn leaf colour to the garden, as well as year round shape and structure. Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku' is by far one of the best, grown as a large deciduous shrub or small tree; it…  More Info

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

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Heptacodium miconioides

Heptacodium is an exotic-looking shrub for the garden; but plants are fully hardy and there are numerous reasons to grow it in your garden. With late summer flowers that are creamy-white and deeply fragrant; even when the petals fall, they leave…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Cream
  • 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.…  More Info

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

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Prunus nipponica var. kurilensis 'Ruby'

eputedly, one of the most hardy of deciduous ornamental cherries. Very pale, pink-white, single flowers appear in March and April. Prunus nipponica var. kurilensis 'Ruby' is cloaked in green leaves throughout summer which turn yellow and an orange-red during the autumn,…  More Info

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

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Liquidambar styraciflua 'Gum Ball'

A compact form of L. styraciflua bringing the spectacular autumn colours of New England to your garden, The large palmate, maple-like, mid green leaves turn a kaleidoscope of orange, red and purple colours as the cooler autumn weather approaches.  More Info

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

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Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii'

Somewhat smaller in stature than the traditional Horse Chestnut but no less impressive. This round-headed deciduous tree has the same palmate foliage with distinctive leaflets, but tends to be darker green in colour. The upright candelabra blooms are a beautiful…  More Info

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

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Rhodanthemum 'Marrakech'

Britain's best known dessert cherry that reliably produces firm, dark red fleshed fruits with the sweetest flavour, that can be harvested from mid July to August. A Canadian bred variety, Cherry 'Stella' makes an attractive tree both in flower or when laden with…  More Info

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

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Rose 'Bobbie James' (Rambling Rose)

This vigorous rambling rose produces long, arching branches filled with healthy, green foliage that can reach extraordinary heights. In early summer the stems are decorated with large clusters of small, semi-double white flowers with a central boss of golden…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Walls & Fences
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Shrub

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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<…  More Info

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

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Arbutus unedo

A glorious Mediterranean evergreen shrub, eventually forming a small tree, with dark green leathery leaves and clusters of small creamy-white flowers in autumn. The waxy flowers are replaced with small lychee-like fruits which ripen and turn…  More Info

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

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Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

Dicksonia tree ferns too large or expensive for your garden? We've found the answer - try the dwarf Brazilian tree fern instead! An exciting new find for the home gardener, only recently introduced to the UK, but surely set to…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Dappled shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Perennial

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Acer palmatum Duo

These beautiful Acer varieties make superb specimen trees which are well suited to growing in small gardens and containers. Height and spread: Up to 8m (26'). Dispatch as potted plants approx 20-30cm high. Collection comprises Acer palmatum …  More Info

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

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Sorbus aria 'Magnifica'

An upright, hardy, deciduous, densely branched tree, becoming more rounded in shape as it matures. Sorbus aria 'Magnifica' is widely used in street planting and parkland, and makes a lovely statement tree in a larger garden.  More Info

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

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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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Prunus 'Little Pink Perfection'

Just as its name suggests, Prunus 'Little Pink Perfection' is hard to beat. This naturally dwarf Ornamental Cherry is smothered in rose pink blossom in spring. It forms a bushy little tree, cloaked in bright green foliage throughout summer which turns to a…  More Info

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

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Conifer Collection

Conifers are making a comeback - and for good reason! These low maintenance evergreens are perfect for todays busy gardeners, offering structure and colour all year round, but demanding very little maintenance in return.  More Info

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

  • Longevity: Tree

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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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Thunbergia alata 'Arizona Trio'

This columnar, deciduous tree makes a fine specimen for small gardens and confined spaces. The young, pinnate foliage of Sorbus ulleungensis 'Olympic Flame' emerges bronze, maturing to green in summer. Prominent clusters of tiny cream flowers…  More Info

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

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Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula'

A bushy, dense, deciduous spreading small tree. The weeping branches are cloaked in silvery-grey leaves with downy undersides, which resemble a willow in shape. As the tree matures it forms a more attractive domed canopy.  More Info

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

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