This specimen tree from Brazil is a visual delight when in full flower. In late spring-summer masses of mauve-blue tubular flowers smother the tree followed by decorative seed pods. The ferny green foliage is semi-evergreen when temperatures are cool. Protect from frost. Est.10yr.growth.
Jacarandas like a warm sheltered position and well drained soil. In their native Brazil they are considered a tropical evergreen and in NZ they grow really well in warmer parts of the country like the Bay of Plenty. They can be grown in cooler areas if protected from frost whilst young.
Colour: Blue / Mauve Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
Current Stock Height: 130 cm
Container: 8l ?
New stock arriving beginning of December, 2019. Pre-order now. Estimated price $29.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
Golden raintree is a small, open branched, deciduous tree with a rounded crown. Leaves emerge pinkish bronze to purplish in spring, mature to a bright green in summer and turn yellow in fall. Bright yellow flowers appear in early summer which give way to interesting, brown, papery seed capsules which resemble Chinese lanterns.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Upright rounding Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 12m x 12m
A weeping standard tree that will really make a statement in summer when the long racemes of golden yellow blossoms appear. Glossy, deep green leaves and a neat overall habit add to the visual appeal. Easy to grow in a sunny position in soil that does not dry out in summer. Deciduous.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Weeping Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Golden Chain Tree. Glossy green foliage set off with 60cm long racemes of fragrant golden yellow
flowers in late spring. Very showy and well worth giving a special place in the garden. Easy to grow in most soils as long as they are not too dry in summer. Deciduous. Est.10yr.growth.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3m x 2m
Wonderful quick growing shade tree that is tolerant of just about any conditions (including wind), easy to grow. Strong straight stem with smooth greyish bark. Panicles of fragrant lilac flowers in spring followed by berries that birds love. Deep green long narrow leaves. Deciduous.
Colour: Mauve Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
Dawn Redwood. This ancient Chinese Conifer was rediscovered in the 1940's and is now grown throughout the world. A handsome tree with ferny green foliage and 'shaggy' brown bark. The foliage turns gold-bronze prior to leaf fall. Likes the sun and fertile soil. The Height is 10 year estimate. Deciduous.
Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 12m x 6m
Desirable, weeping form of the highly ornamental Mulberry tree. The glossy large heart shaped leaves always look fresh. Small edible fruits appear in spring and are loved by birds! Give this special tree the space to spread its lovely pendulous branch formation. Deciduous.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Pendulous Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std 2m
Morus Alba Pendula
Current Stock Height: 150/190 cm ?
Container: pb18 ?
New stock arriving beginning of August, 2020. Pre-order now. Estimated price $79.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
Hop Hornbeam. A deciduous tree that will reach up to 15 metres high and then spread to form a broad conical shape. Known as the Hop Hornbeam due to the seed clusters that hang down like bunches of hops. The foliage turns golden yellow in autumn. Plant in full sun to part shade.
Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15m x 10m
Weeping Witch Hazel. A special small tree with a neat, erect growth habit. Unusual crimson tassel like flowers on bare branches in late winter. Lustrous dark green foliage in spring that colours well in autumn. As the tree matures the trunk has attractive flaking bark. Deciduous.
Colour: Red / Red Habit: erect / weeping Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 4m
Do you want a well behaved small deciduous tree with stunning autumn colour? Look no further. A highly ornamental tree that has glossy green leaves that turn brilliant shades of crimson, orange and yellow. Insignificant flowers followed by red berries. Grows in most soils.