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Trees & Shrubs A-C

A B C    (Trees & Shrubs D-N)    (Trees & Shrubs O-W)
PLANT NAME DESCRIPTION      Fragrant Flowers = Fragrant Flowers
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Abies koreana
Abies koreana
Majestic Tree with Violet-Purple Cylindrical Cones. Leaves Green Above, White Below. Conifer to 18ft. Abies koreana cones
Acer griseum "Paperbark Maple". Trifoliate Leaves are Red Turning Scarlet in Autumn. Bark Peels and Curls. Tree to 12ft.
Acer japonicum 'Aureum'
(shirasawanum 'Aureum')
Acer japonicum 'Aureum' (A. shirasawanum 'Aureum')
Soft, Yellow Leaves Turn Orange and Red in Autumn. Rare and Extremely Slow Growing Tree to 5ft.
Acer palmatum Japanese Maple. Beautiful Hardy Acer with Palmate Leaves. Stunning Autumn Colour. Tree to 5ft.
Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum' Japanese Maple. Purple Leaves Throughout Summer. Outstanding Red Autumn Colours. Tree to 6ft.
Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' Japanese Maple. Leaves Very Deep Reddish-Purple in Summer, Bright Crimson in Autumn. Shrub to 5ft.
Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Crimson Queen' Specimen. Leaves very Deep Reddish-Purple, the Colour Long Lasting; Finely Cut Lobes. Tree to 8ft.
Acer palmatum 'Eddisbury' "Coral Bark Maple". Vigorous with Bronze-Green Foliage. Brilliant Autumn Colour. Bright Coral Shoots in Winter. Tree to 6ft.
Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream'
Acer palmatum 'Orange Dream'
Japanese Maple Grown for its Decorative Value of Beautiful Red-Orange Tipped Leaves Turning Yellow then Green.
Acer palmatum 'Osakazuki' Probably the Most Brilliant of Japanese Maples. Large, 7-Lobed, Green Leaves Turning Fiery Scarlet in Autumn. Tree to 5ft.
Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'
('Senkaki')
Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'
"Coral Bark Maple". Outstanding Red Stems with Small, Cut, Soft Green Leaves Turning Canary-Yellow in Autumn. Tree to 6ft.
Acer palmatum 'Shin-deshojo'
Acer palmatum 'Shin-deshojo'
A Beautiful Decorative Specimen with Bright Pink Growing Tips to Leaves which Turn Green. Deciduous Shrub to 5ft.
Acer palmatum 'Shishigashira'
Acer palmatum 'Shishigashira'
"Lion's Mane Maple". Crinkled, Bright Green Foliage has a Compact, Stubby Growth Along Tight, Thick Short Twigs. Ideal for Container Growing and Bonsai. Shrub to 5ft.
Acer palmatum 'Trompenburg' Acer palmatum 'Trompenburg' Outstandingly Shaped Leaves Deep Purplish-Red, Red in Autumn, Divided Nearly to the Base. Tree to 8ft.
Alnus glutinosa 'Imperialis' Alder. Yellow Catkins in March. An Attractive and Very Graceful Form with Deeply and Finely Cut Leaves. A Good Hardy Substitute for the Cut Leaved Maples. Moisture. Slow Growing Tree to 6ft.
Amelanchier lamarckii Lax Racemes of White Flowers in Spring. Silky Coppery-Red Young Foliage. Shrub to 6ft.
Araucaria araucana "Monkey Puzzle Tree". Distinctly Patterned Straight Trunk. Tree to 60ft.
Astelia chathamica 'Silver Spear' Astelia chathamica 'Silver Spear Panicles of White Flowers in June. Stunning, Silvery-Green, Sword-Like Leaves. Exotic. Hardy to -6C. Shrub to 30ins.
Astelia nervosa 'Westland' Panicles of White Flowers in June. Stunning, Silvery-Bronze, Sword-Like Leaves, that Turn Red in Colder Weather. Exotic. Hardy to -6C. Shrub to 30ins.
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Berberis darwinii "Darwin's Barberry". Masses of Dainty Bright Orange Flowers in May to June. Prickly Dark Green Holly-Like Leaves. A Chilean Shrub Found by Charles Darwin. Produces Bluish-Purple Berries in Autumn Loved by Birds. Vigorous and Easy to Grow Shrub to 8ft. Bird Friendly.
Berberis temolaica Berberis temolaica "Blue Barberry". Dainty Yellow Flowers in Spring to Summer. Young Shoots and Rounded Leaves are Glaucous Blue. A Favourite Shrub to 10ft.
Betula albosinensis var. septentrionalis
Betula albosinensis septentrionalis
"Chinese Red-Barked Birch". Stunning Medium Size Tree of Upright Habit with Wonderful Flaking Marble Bark of Fawn, Pink to Red. Tree to 15ft.
Betula utilis var jacquemontii
Betula utilis var jacquemontii
Brilliant Distinctive White Bark. Fine Golden-Yellow Leaves in Autumn. A Wonderful All-Year Round Medium Tree to 15ft.
Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Grayswood Ghost' The Best Brilliant Distinctive White Bark on the Most Popular of Birches. Fine Golden-Yellow Leaves in Autumn. Difficult to Obtain. A Wonderful All-Year Round Medium Tree to 15ft.
Buddleja davidii 'Black Night'Buddleja davidii 'Black Night' "Butterfly Bush". Dense Spikes of Fragrant Dark Purple Flowers in July to September. Pointed Grey-Green Leaves Turn Butter-Yellow in Autumn. Shrub to 8ft. Nicely Fragrant Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Buddleja davidii 'Empire Blue' "Butterfly Bush". Large Spikes of Fragrant, Rich Blue Flowers in July to September. Sunny Well Drained Position. Prune Hard Back in March. Shrub to 8ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue'Buddleja davidii 'Nanho Blue' "Butterfly Bush". Long Slender, Curved Racemes of Purple-Blue Flowers in July to September. Light Green to Greyish Green Leaves with Silvery Undersides. Shrub to 8ft. A Lovely Scent Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Buddleja davidii 'Royal Red'Buddleja davidii 'Royal Red' "Butterfly Bush". Large Highly Scented Bright Red Flowers in July to September. Attractive to Butterflies. A Deciduous Shrub to 7ft. A Sweet Fragrance Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Buddleja davidii 'White Profusion'Buddleja davidii 'White Profusion' "Butterfly Bush". Large, Scented, Pure White Flowers in July to September. Attractive to Butterflies. A Deciduous Shrub to 7ft. A Sweet Scent Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Buxus sempervirens "Common Box". Insignificant Yellowish-Green Flowers in April Loved by Bees. Sparkling, Leathery, Green, Evergreen Leaves. Shrub to 5ft. Bee Friendly.
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Callistemon viminalis 'Captain Cook' "Bottle Brush". Bright Red Flowers in August with Weeping Branches on a Dense Rounded Shrub to 3ft.
Callistemon viminalis
'Little John'
"Bottle Brush". Bright Red Flowers in August with Blue-Green Foliage. Sun or Partial Shade for This Dwarf Shrub to 3ft.
Calycanthus floridus Calycanthus floridus "Carolina Allspice". Strawberry-Like Fragrant Brownish-Red Flowers in Summer. Thrives in Full Sun or Dappled Shade. Deciduous Shrub to 4ft.
Camellia japonica 'Adolphe Audusson'Camellia japonica 'Adolphe Audusson' Large, Semi-Double Dark Red Flowers in April. Very Handsome, Deep Green, Glossy, Serrated Leaves. Good Habit. Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia japonica 'Brushfield's Yellow' Camellia japonica 'Brushfield's Yellow' White Flowers in April with Ruffled Primrose-Yellow Petaloid Centres. Medium Anemone Form. Wavy Foliage. Upright Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia japonica 'Desire' Camellia japonica 'Desire' Beautiful, Double, Pink Flowers in March to April with Darker Pink Outer Petals. Glossy Evergreen Leaves. Lime-Free by a Wall. Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia japonica 'Elizabeth' Beautiful, Double, White Flowers in March to April with Small Rounded Petals with a Pale Yellow Tint at Centre. Occasionally Flowers will have a Pink Streak or Petal. Best in Moist Well Drained, Acid Soil in Partial Shade. Shrub to 10ft.
Camellia japonica 'Katie'Camellia japonica 'Katie' Large, Semi-Double Red Flowers in Spring. Excellent Hardy Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia japonica 'Margaret Davis'Camellia japonica 'Margaret Davis' Lovely, Double White Flowers in March to May With a Rose-Pink Edge. For Semi-Shade and Acid Soil. A Beautiful, Tall Evergreen Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia japonica
'Yours Truly' Camellia japonica 'Yours Truly'
Striking, Semi-Double, Pale Pink Flowers in April Streaked Carmine Pink and Bordered White. Handsome, Holly-Like Leaves. Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia x reticulata 'Leonard Messel'Camellia x reticulata 'Leonard Messel' Large, Semi-Double, Clear Pink Flowers in March. Vigorous Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia x williamsii 'Anticipation'
Camellia x williamsii 'Anticipation'
Abundant, Outstanding, Rich, Paeony-Like, Rose Pink Flowers in March to April. First Class Variety. Long Flowering Season. Glossy Serrated Leaves. Tall, Upright Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia x williamsii 'Brigadoon' Flowering now in March. Large, Semi-Double, Mid-Deep Pink Flowers in March to April with Notched Petals. Finely Serrated Leaves on an Upright Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia x williamsii 'Debbie'
Camellia x williamsii 'Debbie'
Masses of Large, Paeony-Like, Clear Pink Flowers in Spring Produced Over a Long Season. Understandably Popular. Vigorous, Upright, Bushy Shrub to 8ft.
Camellia x williamsii 'Donation'
Camellia x williamsii 'Donation'
Large, Semi-Double, Orchid Pink Flowers in March to May. The Most Beautiful of Camellias. Vigorous Erect Growth. Shrub to 8ft. Camellia x williamsii 'Donation' close up
Camellia x williamsii 'Golden Spangles'Camellia x williamsii 'Golden Spangles' Striking Yellow Anthers in Lovely, Bright Pink Flowers in March to April. Leaves Have An Unusual Golden or Yellow-Green Streak Down the Centre. Shrub to 6ft.
Camellia x williamsii
'Jury's Yellow'Camellia x williamsii 'Jury's Yellow'
Lovely, White Flowers in April with Ruffled Primrose-Yellow Petaloid Centres. Medium Anemone Form. Upright, Compact Shrub to 6ft.

 

For some fabulous photographs of Camellias to help with identification see www.jimscamellias.co.uk

Ceanothus
'Blue Mound'
"Californian Lilac". Masses of Stunning, Pale Blue Flowers in June. Very Deep Green Leaves on a Rounded Dwarf Shrub to 2ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus 'Burkwoodii' Lovely Panicle of 2 inch Long Bright Blue Flowers in July to October. Hardy Evergreen with Ovate, Shiny, Green Leaves, Grey Underneath. Plant Against a Wall. Shrub to 6ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus 'Concha'Ceanothus 'Concha' "California Lilac". Stunning, Dark Blue Flowers in May to June. Glossy Dark Green Leaves on Arching Branches. Full Sun in Neutral Soil. Evergreen Shrub to 8ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus dentatusCeanothus dentatus "Californian Lilac". Lovely Clumps of Deep Blue Flowers in May to June. Glossy Dark Green Leaves. Full Sun in Neutral Soil. Evergreen Shrub to 6ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus
'Italian Skies'
Ceanothus 'Italian Skies'
Beautiful, Deep Blue Flowers in May to June. A Vigorous, Medium-Sized, Spreading Bush with Small, Dark Green Leaves. Shrub to 6ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Skylark'
"Californian Lilac". Lovely Dark Blue Flowers in May to June. A Vigorous, Spreading Bush with Small, Dark Green, Glossy Leaves. Protect from Cold Winds. Shrub to 6ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Ceanothus
thyrsiflorus var. repens
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus repens
"Creeping Blue Blossom". Racemes of Cambridge-Blue Flowers in Spring to Summer. Vigorous Mound Forming Shrub. Good Ground Cover. Hardy Evergreen Shrub to 6ft. Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
Cercidiphyllum japonicum Lovely Rounded Leaf on Upright Large Bush or Small Tree. Pink and Gold Leaves, with an Exquisite Scent of Burnt Sugar in Autumn. Tree to 10ft.
Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
"Mexican Orange Blossom". Sweetly Scented, White Flowers in Spring to Summer. Leaves are Aromatic when Crushed. Shrub to 5ft. A Gorgeous Perfume
Cistus
'Snow White'
Cistus 'Snow White'
"Sun Rose". Yellow Centre to Pure White Flowers in June to July. Paper Texture to Flowers. Petals Drop in the Afternoon to be Replaced in the Morning. Shrub to 3 ft. Bee Friendly.
Cistus x purpureus
'Alan Fradd'
"Sun Rose". Maroon Basal Blotch on Large White Flowers in June to July. Reddish Stems and Narrow Rather Wavy-Edged, Dark, Green Leaves. Shrub to 3ft. Bee Friendly.
Cytisus scoparus "Common Broom". Bright Yellow Flowers in June to July and at Other Times of the Year. Shrub to 3ft. Bee Friendly.
Clethra alnifolia 'Fern Valley Pink' Clethra alnifolia 'Fern Valley Pink' "Sweet Pepper Bush". Spikes of Sweetly Scented, Pale Pink Flowers in July to September. Hardy, Deciduous Shrub to 6ft. A Lovely Scent
Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice' Spikes of Sweetly Scented, Rich Pink Flowers in July to September. Blue Green Foliage. Hardy, Deciduous Shrub to 6ft. Overpowering Perfume
Cornus alba "Red-Barked Dogwood". Flattened Clusters of Yellow-White Flowers in May to June. Mid-Green Leaves Turn a Beautiful Red or Orange in Autumn. Lovely Red Stems in the Winter on a Shrub to 8ft.
Cornus alternifolia Clusters of Yellow-White Flowers in June to July. Horizontally Spreading Branches with Leaves Alternate. Rich Autumn Colours. Shrub to 4ft.
Cornus controversa variegata "Wedding Cake Tree". Broad Clusters of Cream-Coloured Flowers in May to June. Horizontal Branches with Striking Silver Variegated Leaves. Shrub to 15ft.
Cornus kousa 'Milky Way' Pure White Bracts Surround Small Flowers in June. Vigorous Upright Form with Distinct White Mottling to the Leaf. Good Autumn Colour. Deciduous Shrub to 10ft.
Cornus kousa 'Miss Satomi'
Cornus kousa 'Satomi'
Beautiful, Deep Pink Bracts Surround Small Flowers in June. A Stunning Show in Summer with Deep Purple-Red Foliage in Autumn. Deciduous Shrub to 10ft. Cornus kousa 'Satomi' close up
Cornus kousa var chinensis Four White, Ovate Bracts Surround a Cluster of Purple Green Flowers in June. Strawberry-Like Fruit and Crimson Foliage in Autumn. Shrub to 8ft.
Corylopsis pauciflora Fragrant Primrose-Yellow Flowers in March. Densely Branched Shrub. Japan; Taiwan. Shrub to 6ft. A Sweet Perfume
Corylus avellana 'Contorta'
Corylus avellana 'Contorta'
"Corkscrew Hazel". Long Yellow Catkins in February. Grown for its Wonderful Twisted Branches. Also has the name: "Harry Lauder's Walking Stick". Shrub to 9ft.
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' "Smoke Bush". Purplish Plume-Like Inflorescences in June to July. Deep Wine-Purple Leaves Colour Brilliant Red in Autumn. Shrub to 6ft.
Cotoneaster horizontalis "Herringbone Cotoneaster". Masses of Small Pink Flowers in May to June Much Loved by Bees and Insects. Red Berries Eaten by Birds in the Autumn. Grow Flat Against a Wall. Shrub to 6ft. Bee Friendly. Bird Friendly.
Crataegus monogyna "Hawthorn". Masses of Small White or Pink Flowers in May to June. Red Berries Eaten by Birds in the Autumn. Can be Grown as a Hedge or as a Tree to 12ft. Bee Friendly. Bird Friendly.
Crinodendron hookerianum
Crinodendron hookerianum
"Lantern Tree". Hanging Lantern-Shaped Crimson Flowers in May. A Gem in the Garden. From Chile, Requires Lime-Free Soil. Shrub to 8ft.
Crinodendron hookerianum 'Ada Hoffman' "Lantern Tree". Lovely, Hanging Lantern-Shaped Pink Flowers in May to June. A Delightful New Form with Longer Leaves. Shrub to 6ft.

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