Poplar. This popular shelter belt tree grows rapidly into a tall stately column of fresh green foliage. Will tolerate just about any conditions even damp and heavy soil. Nice yellow tones prior to leaf fall. Hardy and deciduous. Est.10yr.growth. NB will eventually reach 30m plus!
Poplars are wonderful shelter and landscape trees but do need room to grow. Their roots can be invasive so ensure they are not planted near domestic drains or pathways.
Habit: Columnar Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 8m x 5m
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Current Stock Height: 260/300 cm ?
Container: pb28 ?
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The 'Japanese Pagoda' is a stunning weeping tree with branches that cascade to the ground. The deep green oval leaflets turn soft yellow in autumn. In summer creamy white pea like flowers appear in large clusters on mature trees. A special feature tree for the garden or a container. Deciduous.
Colour: Cream / White Habit: Pendulous Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Beautiful small tree with a slender smooth trunk and a spreading fan like branch structure. Graceful dark green oval leaves with a scalloped edge. Clusters of fragrant white 'snowdrop' shaped bells hang gracefully from the branches in late spring. Well worth planting. Deciduous.
Colour: White Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 4m x 3m
Something just a little different - a deciduous conifer and unlike its other family members happy to grow in swampy wet areas. Attractive soft ferny green foliage in spring, in autumn this turns a warm rusty brown before falling. Fibrous red brown bark and a nice sturdy trunk complete the picture.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 4m
Current Stock Height: 160/180 cm ?
Container: pb18 ?
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Current Stock Height: 220/260 cm ?
Container: pb28 ?
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Swamp Cypress - Weeping. A unique deciduous conifer that has attractive green ferny foliage that turns golden brown before leaf fall. Interesting fibrous bark and 'knobbly knees' that grow from the roots. This form has pendulous side branches giving the tree a naturally graceful habit.
Taxodium 'McLaren' Falls will grow happily in moist to wet soil but will also tolerate growing in normal garden soil as long as it does not completely dry out in summer. Named for where it was discovered - McLaren Falls in the Kaimai Ranges.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Pendulous Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3m x 1m
Often grown as an ornamental specimen tree or shrub of weeping habit even though it can reach a height of 6m. Also used in bonsai, it's a hardy, attractive, small tree with lime green, serrated foliage that turns yellow in Autumn before falling. It can be pruned to keep it compact for the smaller garden. Prefers moist well drained soil and full sun.