SORBUS ARIA MAJESTICA

Sorbus aria Majestica

This tree is a vigorous selection of the common whitebeam. It has large oval leaves, which are a glossy deep green above, and silvery white …

PRUNUS SERRULA

This is the Tibetan Hill Cherry, widely valued as a fine ornamental tree. Why is it valued so much? It is a smallish tree, a …

BETULA ERMANII

Erman’s birch, a beautiful tree, with its striking and distinctive bark, is a fine addition to any garden. The white stems and branches have a …

ACER DRUMMONDII

A variegated selection of Norway Maple. In time this makes quite a large tree, 10 meters or more, with a rounded crown and vigorous ascending …

All About… Tree Names

The system of plant names and classification can be a jungle as tangled and impenetrable as anything Tarzan ever swung through. There is a whole …

All About… Birch

Birches are among the most widely grown trees in Britain today. Not fussy about soil type, they are great pioneers, and seedling trees can often …