A Great Selection of Deciduous Trees and Shrubs for Gardens of All Sizes.
A graceful deciduous shrub that is highly sought after for it's spectacular fragrant foxglove flowers in clusters during April/May. The flowers are creamy white, pink flushed with orange markings, loved by bees. These are followed by papery fruits. Fully hardy. Thrives in any fertile soil, even chalk.
Katsura tree. A deciduous tree with rounded, heart-shaped, green leaves, tinted bronze, when young. Grown for its brilliant autumn colours of yellow, orange, and red.
A must for the acidic gardens. Originates from South eastern America. Masses of beautiful dumpy "bottlebrush" white flowers with a strong fragrance in late spring. It's very well behaved with breath taking autumn colours and only grows to 120cm tall in sun or semi shade. Prefers acid soil.
Chinese Witch Hazel. A vase-shaped shrub with bright green leaves and large fragrant spider-like dark red flowers before the leaves in mid to late winter. Lovely autumn colour. Height 4m. Spread 4m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from January to February. Grafted plants in 3ltr pots
The rare hydrangea like 'Chinese quinine'. A really special evergreen which is a member of the hydrangea family. In Chinese medicine it's roots are used to treat malaria. It has rich green leaves, & round flower buds which open into starry pink or blue flowers. These then develop into glossy indigo berries. Happy in some shade with moist soil.
The magnificent 'wedding cake tree'.This is a small slow growing deciduous tree. The variegated leaves give a light appearance and are enhanced by the creamy white flat panicles of flowers in summer. Grows in most soils in sun/part shade. Fully hardy.
A lovely American magnolia with massive pink flowers. A stunning deciduous tree with a broad open habit. It bears massive flowers in late spring, avoiding much of the frosts. The blooms are a deep reddish pink, up to 30cms across, stunning. Seems pretty tolerant & happy
This strong growing deciduous shrub has rich purple foliage which turns red in the autumn. In summer it bears flat heads of deep pink & white flowers. These develop into black fruit in autumn. These can be picked when ripe & made into wine or jams. Happy in most soils & positions, avoid dense shade.
This variety has larger flowers than it's relatives which makes it a bit special. The flat white blooms appear in late spring and are borne along the beautiful tiered branches. The plant has rich autumn hues later in the year. This deciduous spreading shrub thrives in sun/part shade in most soils.
A medium sized deciduous shrub. 1ft long spikes of violet-pink flowers in summer. Arching habit with dainty leaves. Best grown in full sun and a well drained soil.
An elegant shrub with arching branches of grey-green leaves and pea-like purple-pink flowers from early summer to early autumn.
Medium sized deciduous shrub with spikes of silky purple-pink flowers in early summer. Bush of arching habit with dainty leaves. Best in full sun and a well drained soil.