BlueBell Nursery - Trees & Shrubs - 'Fastigiate (Columnar) Plants'

Acer campestre 'William Caldwell'

Acer campestre 'William Caldwell'
Columnar Field Maple

An elegant, upright tree, Acer campestre 'William Caldwell' is columnar and suitable for gardens with limited space, with leaves which turn lovely shades of orange and red in the autumn
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Acer capillipes 'Antoine'

Acer capillipes 'Antoine'
Snakebark maple

Available Autumn 2017 - A narrow and upright tree, Acer capillipes 'Antoine' has a handsome green and gray bark covered with fine silver, snake-like lines once established
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Acer palmatum 'Skeeter's Broom'

Acer palmatum 'Skeeter's Broom'
Japanese Maple

Handsome and distinctive, Acer palmatum 'Skeeter's Broom' grows with a slender, upright habit when young, with deeply cut maroon-red summer leaves
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Amelanchier canadensis 'Rainbow Pillar'

Amelanchier canadensis 'Rainbow Pillar'
Columnar Snowy Mespilus

A small flowering tree with a distinctive and reasonably upright habit, Amelanchier canadensis 'Rainbow Pillar' is a fabulous new introduction from Ohio in the United States
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Berberis thunbergii 'Red Pillar'

Berberis thunbergii 'Red Pillar'
Japanese Barberry

A handsome upright shrub, Berberis thunbergii 'Red Pillar' has a narrow, columnar habit when young with dark purple summer leaves and good red autumn tints before falling in October
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Carpinus betulus 'Frans Fontaine'

Carpinus betulus 'Frans Fontaine'
Columnar Hornbeam

An outstanding form of hornbeam which was selected originally from a narrow street tree found in Eindhoven in the Netherlands
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Carpinus betulus 'Lucas'

Carpinus betulus 'Lucas'
Fastigiate Hornbeam

A new selection, Carpinus betulus 'Lucas' is narrow, and upright in habit with dark green summer leaves and yellow/orange autumn colour once established
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Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Rotfuchs'

Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Rotfuchs'
Katsura Tree

A narrow tree, Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Rotfuchs' has leaves which are deep purple when they emerge in spring, gradually turning glaucous blue as the year progresses
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Cornus kousa 'Sluis Slim'
Flowering Dogwood

A rare selection of flowering dogwood, Cornus kousa 'Sluis Slim' has narrow, columnar habit when compared to other dogwoods and masses of handsome white flower bracts in early summer once established
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Fagus orientalis 'Iskander'

Fagus orientalis 'Iskander'
Columnar Beech

Rare selection of oriental beech with a very slim, fastigiate habit and attractive, rounded fresh-green leaves which turn a striking, butter-yellow in a good crisp autumn
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Fagus sylvatica 'Calista'

Fagus sylvatica 'Calista'
Compact Fastigiate Beech

New to us, Fagus sylvatica 'Calista' is a slow growing, compact, narrow beech with glossy green summer leaves
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Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'

Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'
Golden Fastigiate Beech

A handsome tree indeed, Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'  is tall, narrow and upright with soft golden-yellow leaves in spring and summer
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Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Purple'

Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Purple'
Purple Fastigiate Beech

A similar plant to the Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold', this is a tall, narrow tree with beautiful, rich-purple foliage
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Fagus sylvatica 'Green Obelisk'

Fagus sylvatica 'Green Obelisk'
Fastigiate Beech

New to usFagus sylvatica 'Green Obelisk' grows to be a handsome upright, narrow tree with handsome dark green summer leaves
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Fagus sylvatica 'Red Obelisk'

Fagus sylvatica 'Red Obelisk'
Purple Fastigiate Beech

Tall, slender selection of copper beech with feathery purple foliage, Fagus sylvatica 'Red Obelisk' is similar to Fagus 'Dawyck Purple', except it is smaller, with a more narrow habit
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Ilex crenata 'Fastigiata'

Ilex crenata 'Fastigiata'
Fastigiate Japanese Holly

Available Winter 2016/2017 - A distinctive plant, Ilex crenata 'Fastigiata' is evergreen with a very narrow, columnar, upright habit and small, glossy, dark green leaves
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Koelreuteria paniculata 'Fastigiata'

Koelreuteria paniculata 'Fastigiata'
Golden Rain Tree / Pride of India Tree

Native to eastern Asia, China and Korea, Koelreuteria paniculata 'Fastigiata' is a cultivar with a particularly narrow, columnar habit and handsome pinnate (feather-like) foliage
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Liquidambar styraciflua 'Fastigiata'

Liquidambar styraciflua 'Fastigiata'
Fastigiate Sweet Gum

A rare tree with a a narrow upright habit, Liquidambar styraciflua 'Fastigiata' has dark green leaves through spring / summer, followed by vivid dark orange and red autumn colours once established
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Liquidambar styraciflua 'Slender Silhouette (100 - 125 cm tall)'

Liquidambar styraciflua 'Slender Silhouette (100 - 125 cm tall)'
Columnar Sweet Gum

A splendid new introduction to the United Kingdom, Liquidambar styraciflua 'Slender Silhouette' is an exceptionally narrow tree with good strong red and orange autumn colour
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Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'
Fastigiate Tulip Tree

Avaialble Spring Summer 2018 A very narrow, columnar form of the American tulip tree with large plate-like leaves which turn butter-yellow in autumn before they fall
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Magnolia  'Daybreak'

Magnolia 'Daybreak'
Magnolia

Available Summer 2017 - Lovely named form, Magnolia 'Daybreak' flowers as a young plant and has large, sweetly scented, deep-pink flowers up to 25 cm across in late spring
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Malus  'Admiration'

Malus 'Admiration'
Crabapple

An unusual small tree, Malus 'Admiration' has masses of attractive white and pale pink flowers in Spring, followed by small orange-red fruit in late summer and autumn
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Malus 'Red Obelisk'
Columnar Crab Apple

A compact and upright tree, Malus 'Red Obelisk' has masses of light pink flowers in spring followed by clusters of conical red fruit in late summer / autumn
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Malus trilobata

Malus trilobata
Crab Apple

A rare, upright tree native to the eastern Mediterranean region, Malus trilobata has attractive white flowers in spring followed by green-flushed red fruit with a pleasing, pear-like taste in autumn
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Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte'

Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte'
Pillar Crab Apple

Available Autumn 2017 - A beautiful small tree native to the woods of Eastern Asia and Japan, Malus tschonoskii 'Belmonte' has a distinctive, columnar habit and delightful, white-tinged pink flowers in May
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Parrotia persica 'Persian Spire'

Parrotia persica 'Persian Spire'
Columnar Ironwood

A new and unusual selection of Ironwood, Parrotia persica 'Persian Spire' has a narrow, upright habit once established and excellent orange, red and purple autumn colour
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Populus deltoides 'Purple Tower'

Populus deltoides 'Purple Tower'
Columnar Purple-leaved Poplar

A new introduction to the United Kingdom, Populus deltoides 'Purple Tower' is an attractive upright tree with eye-catching dark red / purple leaves
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Populus tremula 'Erecta'

Populus tremula 'Erecta'
Columnar Aspen

We first saw this remarkable fastigiate poplar in Norway where it was flourishing despite the bitterly cold winters
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Prunus x hillieri 'Spire'

Prunus x hillieri 'Spire'
Spire Cherry

Available Autumn 2017 - Handsome cherry tree with a lovely spring flowers, autumn colour and a slender, upright habit when young which spreads to more of a vase shape when established
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Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa'

Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa'
Flagpole Cherry

Prunus serrulata 'Amanogawa' has a distinctive, stiffly upright, narrow habit and masses of lovely rich-pink flower buds opening to delightful, soft pale-pink, fragrant, double flowers in late spring
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Prunus  'Sunset Boulevard'

Prunus 'Sunset Boulevard'
Ornamental Cherry

A narrow, upright cherry, Prunus 'Sunset Boulevard' has masses of large single white flowers tinged with pink in April
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Quercus x bimundorum 'Crimson Spire'

Quercus x bimundorum 'Crimson Spire'
Crimson Spire Oak

A splendid new introduction to the United Kingdom, this oak tree has fiery red autumn colour and an upright, columnar habit
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Quercus castaneifolia 'Green Spire'

Quercus castaneifolia 'Green Spire'
Chestnut-leaved Oak

Available Autumn 2017 A vigorous oak tree native to Iran and southern Russia, Quercus castaneifolia 'Green Spire' has deep green, sweet chestnut-like leaves which turn bronze in autumn
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Quercus cerris 'Bolte's Obelisk'

Quercus cerris 'Bolte's Obelisk'
Columnar Turkey Oak

A rare selection, Quercus cerris 'Bolte's Obelisk' grows to be a small to medium sized tree eventually with a narrow, upright habit
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Quercus cerris 'Curly Head'

Quercus cerris 'Curly Head'
Dwarf Turkey Oak

An unusual new introduction from Holland, Quercus cerris 'Curly Head' is a dwarf oak with dark green, curly leaves and a distinctive upright, fairly columnar habit
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Quercus ilex 'Olive Pillar'

Quercus ilex 'Olive Pillar'
Evergreen Oak

Information Only - Discovered as a chance seedling in Hillingdon, Norfolk, Quercus ilex 'Olive Pillar' is a lovely upright, evergreen tree with dark olive green leaves
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Quercus palustris 'Green Pillar'

Quercus palustris 'Green Pillar'
Columnar Pin Oak

An exciting new oak, Quercus palustris 'Green Pillar' is an very upright, narrow tree initially, spreading a little once mature with lovely orange/red autumn colour once established
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Quercus robur 'Fastigiata Koster'

Quercus robur 'Fastigiata Koster'
Cypress Oak

Available Autumn 2016 - This columnar form of our native oak is one of the most handsome fastigiate trees
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Quercus robur 'Menhir'

Quercus robur 'Menhir'
Dwarf Fastigiate English Oak

A new cultivar of English oak, Quercus robur 'Menhir' is slow growing and has a very narrow habit
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Quercus x warei 'Chimney Fire'

Quercus x warei 'Chimney Fire'
Ware's Oak

Available Autumn 2016 - A new oak to us with exceptional autumn colour, Quercus x warei 'Chimney Fire' has leaves which turn shades of bright red and orange in October
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Quercus x warei 'Regal Prince'

Quercus x warei 'Regal Prince'
The Long Oak

Quercus x warei 'Regal Prince' is an unusual hybrid with a strong, upright habit and dark green leaves which turn bronze and yellow before falling in autumn
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Quercus x warei 'Windcandle'

Quercus x warei 'Windcandle'
Ware's Oak / Windcandle Oak

A rare oak with a narrow habit (similar to the flame of a candle, hence its common name) and light green leaves which develop mustard yellow and bronze tints in autumn before falling
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Rhamnus frangula  'Fine Line'

Rhamnus frangula 'Fine Line'
Columnar Fine-leaved Alder Buckthorn

A new and exciting introduction, Rhamnus frangula 'Fine Line' is an upright, deciduous shrub with very narrow, fine, dark green leaves which turn butter yellow in autumn before falling
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Sambucus nigra f porphyrophylla 'Black Tower'

Sambucus nigra f. porphyrophylla 'Black Tower'
Columnar Elder

An eye-catching new cultivar, Sambucus 'Black Tower' has dark purple-blackleaves and a dense, columnar, upright habit once established
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Sambucus nigra 'Pyramidalis'

Sambucus nigra 'Pyramidalis'
Columnar Elder

An unusual, upright and narrow shrub, Sambucus nigra 'Pyramidalis' has crinkled, dark green leaves tightly packed on the branches and clusters of small white flowers in early summer
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Sorbus  'Autumn Spire (Flanrock)'

Sorbus 'Autumn Spire (Flanrock)'
Columnar Rowan

Available Autumn 2017 - A new Rowan, Sorbus 'Autumn Spire' has a compact, narrow, upright habit with glowing orange and red autumn colour once established
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Trachycarpus fortunei

Trachycarpus fortunei
Chusan Palm or Windmill Palm

Native to parts of Central and Eastern China, Trachycarpus fortunei has handsome large leaves and is the only palm hardy inland in the United Kingdom
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Ulmus x hollandica 'Dampieri Aurea'

Ulmus x hollandica 'Dampieri Aurea'
Columnar Golden Elm

Looking like a pillar of gold once established, Ulmus x hollandica 'Dampieri Aurea' is a lovely garden tree with a narrow upright habit and golden-yellow leaves all summer
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