Autumn Colour Trees

Autumn Colour Trees
Our selection of Trees which have fantastic autumn colour.  To view all of our trees, either search for by name or select Trees from our advanced search.

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ACER capillipes

ACER capillipes

Red snake-bark maple

Young growth coral-red, attractive autumn tinting, striated bark

 
Small
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£18.00 each 
Large
£60.00 each 
Availability yet to be determined
We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
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ACER davidii

ACER davidii

Père David's maple, Snakebark maple

Small tree with striated green and white bark. Excellent autumn colouring

 
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£25.00 each 
Large
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£65.00 each 
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ACER griseum

ACER griseum

Paper-bark maple

bark peels and flakes when mature to reveal light brown underbark. Good autumn colour

 
2 year
£19.00 each 
Available late spring to early summer 2022
Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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Large
£70.00 each 
ACER pensylvanicum

ACER pensylvanicum

North American snakebark maple, Snakebark maple, Striped maple

Young stems striped white and pale green, leaves yellow in autumn

 
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£25.00 each 
ACER rubrum

ACER rubrum

Canadian maple, Red maple, Scarlet maple, Swamp maple

Widely recognised as one of the most spectacular trees for autumn colour. Best in acid soil

 
Whip
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£19.00 each 
ACER tataricum subsp. ginnala

ACER tataricum subsp. ginnala

Amur maple

green three-lobed leaves turning orange and crimson in autumn

 
£19.00 each 
Available late spring to early summer 2022
Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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ACER triflorum

ACER triflorum

Rough-barked maple, Three-flower maple

Grey-brown bark and unevenly toothed palmate leaves

 
Small
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£35.00 each 
Large
£55.00 each 
BETULA ermanii

BETULA ermanii

Erman's birch, Russian rock birch

Trunk yellowish-white turning brownish yellow after peeling

 
£35.00 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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H/Std
£65.00 each 
BETULA nigra

BETULA nigra

Black birch, River birch

Purplish orange bark in more mature trees

 
Whip
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£25.00 each 
BETULA papyrifera

BETULA papyrifera

Canoe birch, Paper birch

white bark

 
Whip
£20.00 each 
Available late spring to early summer 2022
Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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BETULA pendula

BETULA pendula

Common silver birch, Lady of the woods

 
Pot grown
MULTIBUY
individually £9.50 each , 10+ £9.00 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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BETULA pendula 'Laciniata'

BETULA pendula 'Laciniata'

Swedish birch

(syn. 'dalecarlica') - daintily cut leaves and very pendulous branchlets although branches are not weeping

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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BETULA pendula 'Tristis'

BETULA pendula 'Tristis'

Weeping birch

tall tree with pendulous branches

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
BETULA pendula 'Youngii'

BETULA pendula 'Youngii'

Young's weeping birch

Small weeping tree with pendulous branches and usually no leading stem

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
BETULA utilis ssp. jacquemontii

BETULA utilis ssp. jacquemontii

Himalayan birch

Beautiful white bark especially when viewed in winter from a distance

 
Whip
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£25.00 each 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
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CARPINUS betulus

CARPINUS betulus

Common hornbeam

 
Pot grown
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MULTIBUY
individually £9.50 each , 10+ £9.00 each 
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CARPINUS betulus 'Fastigiata'

CARPINUS betulus 'Fastigiata'

Common hornbeam

Upright columnar growing form

 
Whip
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£25.00 each 
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CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum

CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum

Katsura tree

Smoky pink or yellow autumnal colouring when a pungent scent like burnt sugar will be detectable in favourable seasons

 
Small
£17.50 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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CERCIS canadensis

CERCIS canadensis

American Judas tree, Eastern redbud

Pale rose flowers and thinner green leaves than the more common c. Siliquastrum

 
£17.50 each 
CLADRASTIS kentukea

CLADRASTIS kentukea

Yellow wood

(syn. Lutea) - handsome but rare medium sized tree producing panicles of fragrant white wisteria-like flowers in june. Leaves turn clear yellow in autumn

 
Small
£17.50 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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Large
£55.00 each 
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CRATAEGUS persimilis 'Prunifolia'

CRATAEGUS persimilis 'Prunifolia'

Broad-leafed cockspur thorn, Hawthorn

A small compact broad headed tree notable for its persistent red fruit and striking autumn colour

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
GYMNOCLADUS dioica

GYMNOCLADUS dioica

Kentucky coffee tree, Knicker tree

handsome slow growing tree with pods of seeds which were used as a substitute for coffee after roasting. Leaves pink tinted turning yellow before falling. Greenish-white flowers

 
Small
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£20.00 each 
LIQUIDAMBAR styraciflua

LIQUIDAMBAR styraciflua

Satinwood, Sweet gum

Maple foliage with excellent autumn colouring, liquid-amber describes it perfectly

 
Small
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£16.50 each 
Large
£65.00 each 
MALUS 'Royalty'

MALUS 'Royalty'

Apple, Crab apple

Glossy dark purple leaves turning red in autumn. Crimson-purple flowers, dark red fruits

 
H/Std
£60.00 each 
NYSSA sinensis

NYSSA sinensis

Chinese tupelo, Sour gum

A hardy species with red young growth and brilliant red, orange and yellow autumn colour

 
£35.00 each 
Availability yet to be determined
We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
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NYSSA sylvatica

NYSSA sylvatica

Black gum, Pepperidge

Excellent autumn colour, foliage turns scarlet, red and yellow

 
Small
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£16.00 each 
Large
£65.00 each 
PARROTIA persica

PARROTIA persica

Irontree, Persian ironwood

Excellent autumn colour with small red flowers in february-march on bare stems

 
Small
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£16.00 each 
Large
£65.00 each 
Estimated availability autumn 2022
Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
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PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

Irontree, Persian ironwood

Glossy red shoots and young leaves edged with bronze-red. More upright tree-like habit

 
£30.00 each 
Available late spring to early summer 2022
Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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PHELLODENDRON amurense

PHELLODENDRON amurense

Amur cork tree

Attractive aromatic leaves and silvery hairy winter buds

 
Small
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£20.00 each 
Large
£45.00 each 

FLOWERING CHERRIES

PRUNUS sargentii

PRUNUS sargentii

Flowering cherry, Sargent's cherry

Pale pink flowers with bronze red young foliage, brilliant autumn colours

 
H/Std
£65.00 each 
Available Early Spring 2022
Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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