If you want a game of Conkers then this is the tree for you. The 'Horse Chestnut' is a handsome large tree with bold foliage and huge white, tinged red flowers in spring. The flowers are followed by nuts encased in a distinctive prickly skin. The nuts known as 'conkers' are released in autumn.
This is a very large tree and the height given is a 10 year estimate, it will continue to grow and can live to 300 years! Give it room to grow and it will delight you and your family for generations.
Colour: White / Red Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
If you want to sit under soft ferny foliage and look up at fuzzy fluffy carmine red flowers then this is the tree for you. Very pretty specimen tree with a single trunk and good shade canopy. Flowers during summer. Quite quick growing. Deciduous. Est.10yr.growth.
Colour: Red / White Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 4m
Silk Tree. This is a fabulous quick growing tree with a single stem and a good shade canopy making it ideal to relax under on a sleepy summer afternoon. Soft ferny foliage and fluffy fuzzy blooms in warm pink that appear in summer. Plant in a warm sunny position. Deciduous. Est.10yr.growth.
Colour: Red / Cream Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 4m
Silk Tree. Gorgeous dainty leaflets of warm chocolate brown appear from spring and remain this colour tone until leaf fall. In summer tufts of fragrant pink flowers sit above the foliage. Quickly forms a nice filtered shade canopy. Likes the sun and well drained soil that is not too heavy. Deciduous.
Colour: Pink Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 4m
Recently introduced by the JC Raulston Arboretum, this hybrid boasts 5-8cm deep wine red magnolia like flowers. Handsome shrub with lustrous dark green disease resistant foliage; flowering stems are outstanding in vases.
Colour: Red Habit: Bushy Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 2m x 2m
Hornbeam. Ideal tree for hedging or pleaching. Attractive oval green ribbed foliage that has good autumn tones before turning brown. The leaves hold on the tree well into winter. Smooth grey bark, ornamental catkins in spring followed by ornamental winged seed 'nuts'. Deciduous.
Colour: Yellow / Green Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15m x 10m
Current Stock Height: 50/75 cm ?
Container: pb5 ?
10 @ $16.99 each
Current Stock Height: 150/180 cm ?
Container: Hessian ?
New stock arriving beginning of October, 2018. Pre-order now. Estimated price $39.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
An upright narrow form of Hornbeam with oval ribbed green leaves that have good autumn colour, eventually turning brown. The leaves often remain on the tree for quite some time over winter. The tree will gradually broaden with age. Attractive catkins
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 10m x 8m
Carpinus Betulus Fastigiata
Current Stock Height: 180/190 ?
Container: pb28 ?
New stock arriving end of August, 2018. Pre-order now. Estimated price $59.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
The 'Toon' tree is all about the fabulous foliage which emerges in early spring. Initially the leaves are bright shrimp pink, gradually turning to bright green. Strong upright growth. Protect from wind. Deciduous.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 4m x 3m
A special deciduous tree with aromatic foliage. The emerging spring leaves are shaded in tones of reddish-bronze before turning a deep green over summer. The leaves are heart shaped and neatly arranged in pairs on multi-stemmed branches. Fantastic autumn colours before leaf fall. Deciduous.
This tree will grow in sun or part shade and prefers a rich soil that does not completely dry out in summer.
A tough and hardy deciduous shrub with an interesting network of bare branches that usually have thorns. In winter these are covered with tight clusters of buds that open out to deep red blooms. The flowers are followed by ornamental fruit that look like small quinces. Fantastic for floral work.
Colour: Red Habit: Arching Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Chaenomeles Red Rambler 90cm Std
Current Stock Height: STD-110/HGT-120 cm ?
Container: pb28 ?
New stock arriving beginning of July, 2019. Pre-order now. Estimated price $59.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.