BlueBell Nursery - All Items - 'Ornamental Bark: Trees'

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 x conspicuum 'Elephant's Ear'

Acer x conspicuum 'Elephant's Ear'
Snakebark maple

A rare selection of snakebark maple with very large leaves, sometimes up to 1 ft long on established plants, green in the summer and turning golden yellow before falling in autumn
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Acer x conspicuum 'Mozart'

Acer x conspicuum 'Mozart'
Snakebark maple

An unusual new introduction to the United Kingdom, this small tree has deep purple-red bark covered with vertical, sinuous silver lines
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Acer x conspicuum 'Phoenix'

Acer x conspicuum 'Phoenix'
Snakebark Maple

A rare and tricky to propagate maple with colourful, striped bark which is a hybrid between the American Acer pensylvanicum and the Chinese Acer davidii
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Acer x conspicuum 'Red Flamingo'

Acer x conspicuum 'Red Flamingo'
Snakebark Maple

Available Summer 2017 - A colourful new introduction, Acer x conspicuum 'Red Flamingo' has deep red young shoots striped with white, sinuous lines once mature
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Acer x conspicuum 'Silver Cardinal'

Acer x conspicuum 'Silver Cardinal'
Snakebark Maple

Available Winter 2017 -  This beautiful and unusual snakebark maple has excellent cream and pink variegated foliage that is not as prone to scorch as some variegated maples
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Acer davidii 'Cascade'

Acer davidii 'Cascade'
Weeping Snakebark Maple

A new introduction to us, Acer davidii 'Cascade' is a lovely small tree which has the distinctive white striped bark and an elegant weeping habit
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Acer davidii 'Rosalie'

Acer davidii 'Rosalie'
Snakebark Maple

Available Autumn/Winter 2017 A superb small garden tree, Acer davidii 'Rosalie' has beautiful silver and red striated bark when young, which as the plant ages slowly turns dark green and silver on the more mature stems
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Acer davidii 'Serpentine'

Acer davidii 'Serpentine'
Snakebark maple

The intricate silver lines on the bark of Acer davidii 'Serpentine' gradually snake around the trunk as it grows creating a ghostly effect
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Acer griseum

Acer griseum
Paperbark Maple

Of all the small trees in cultivation, this maple stands supreme with gorgeous, peeling cinnamon coloured bark and fiery red and orange autumn colours
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Acer grosseri

Acer grosseri
Snakebark Maple

A handsome garden tree, Acer grosseri has green bark covered with fine silver lines once established and dark green leaves which turn shades or yellow, orange and red in autumn
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Acer palmatum 'Bi-hoo'

Acer palmatum 'Bi-hoo'
Japanese Maple

Available Spring 2017 - New to us, Acer palmatum 'Bi-hoo' is a lovely maple with green summer leaves turning gold to red in autumn and handsome yellow and orange winter stems
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Acer palmatum 'Eddisbury'

Acer palmatum 'Eddisbury'
Coral Bark Maple

Information Only - An unusual maple with vivid dark red winter stems, rich green summer leaves and pretty orange and yellow autumn colour
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Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'

Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku'
Coral Bark Maple

A sensational maple, Acer palmatum 'Sango-kaku' has bright red winter stems and golden-green leaves in summer which turn a dramatic shades of apricot-yellow in autumn
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Acer palmatum 'Shin-nyo'

Acer palmatum 'Shin-nyo'
Japanese Maple

A new and spectacular maple, Acer palmatum 'Shin-nyo' has an attractive foliage display and flamboyant orange-bronze winter stems
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Acer rufinerve 'Yellow Ribbon'

Acer rufinerve 'Yellow Ribbon'
Snakebark Maple

Lovely new introduction, Acer rufinerve 'Yellow Ribbon' has an eye-catching lemon yellow stem covered with fine silver lines and new shoots which are salmon pink in colour
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Acer tegmentosum

Acer tegmentosum
Snakebark Maple or Manchurian Striped Maple

One of the loveliest of all Snakebark maples, Acer tegmentosum has magnificent jade and silver striated bark, complimented in winter by striking mahogany coloured buds
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Acer triflorum

Acer triflorum
Three-flower Maple

Rare species native to northern China and Korea, Acer triflorum has deeply-fissured bark a little similar to that of Acer griseum and spectacular yellow, orange and red autumn colour
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Arbutus unedo

Arbutus unedo
Strawberry Tree

Available Summer 2017 - Gorgeous evergreen plant which has white or pale pink pitcher-like flowers in autumn followed by bright red, edible, strawberry-like fruit
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Betula albosinensis 'Bowling Green'

Betula albosinensis 'Bowling Green'
Chinese Red Birch

An unusual cultivar from seed first collected in Western Szechuan province in China, Betula albosinensis 'Bowling Green' has lovely, rich honey-coloured bark when mature which peels in long, creamy strips
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Betula albosinensis 'Chinese Garden'

Betula albosinensis 'Chinese Garden'
Chinese Red Birch

A rare and difficult to propagate birch with peeling mahogany-red bark leaving large creamy patches as it falls, gradually turning  lovely shades of pink as it ages
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Betula albosinensis 'Conyngham'

Betula albosinensis 'Conyngham'
Chinese Red Birch

This graceful selection of Chinese Birch is thought to have arisen as a seed of Betula albosinensis 'Septentrionalis' and hasbeautiful pink and silvery-pink bark that fades to cream and white
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Betula albosinensis 'Fascination'

Betula albosinensis 'Fascination'
Chinese Red Birch

Lovely, medium sized tree with dark chestnut-red bark when young which slowly peels to reveal a creamy pink and then white trunk
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Betula albosinensis 'Hergest'

Betula albosinensis 'Hergest'
Chinese Red Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - An unusual and very attractive selection of birch with creamy pink and white bark one established specimens
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Betula albosinensis 'Kansu'
Chinese Birch

A beautiful birch, Betula albosinensis 'Kansu' is a slender small to medium sized tree with lovely copper and orange-pink coloured bark once established
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Betula albosinensis 'Pink Champagne'

Betula albosinensis 'Pink Champagne'
Chinese Red Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - New to us, Betula albosinensis 'Pink Champagne' has an attractive soft, pale pink bark, peeling in sheets once established which is particularly eye-catching in the winter months
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Betula albosinensis 'Septentrionalis'

Betula albosinensis 'Septentrionalis'
Chinese Red Birch

Information Only - A handsome species from Western China, Betula albosinensis 'Septentrionalis' has peeling bark which is mahogany-red, complimenting the creamy coloured trunk
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Betula x  'Charlotte'

Betula x 'Charlotte'
Charlotte's Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - A new selection of birch grown for its peeling creamy white bark flushed with an attractive apricot colour once mature
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Betula ermanii

Betula ermanii
Ermans Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - Betula ermanii is unusual in the United Kingdom and is grown for its beautiful peeling bark which is white, tinged with pale pink and cream
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Betula ermanii 'Grayswood Hill'

Betula ermanii 'Grayswood Hill'
Ermans Birch

One of the loveliest of all birch trees, Betula ermanii 'Grayswood Hill' has fantastic peeling, creamy-white bark and chestnut coloured, elongated lenticels
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Betula ermanii 'Kwanak Weeping (syn 'Pendula')'

Betula ermanii 'Kwanak Weeping (syn 'Pendula')'
Weeping Birch

A rare small tree, Betula ermanii 'Kwanak Weeping' has beautiful creamy white peeling bark and with the branches gently pendulous, particularly on the tips
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Betula ermanii 'Mount Zao Purple'

Betula ermanii 'Mount Zao Purple'
Ermans Birch

A fantastic tree, Betula ermanii 'Mount Zao' has dark purple and orange, peeling bark with prominent horizontal lenticels
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Betula x  'Fetisowii'

Betula x 'Fetisowii'
Hybrid Silver Birch

This selection of birch is an unusual hybrid which originally comes from Asia, growing into a slender, medium sized tree with peeling, chalky-white bark
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Betula lenta

Betula lenta
Black Birch or Cherry Birch

Available Summer 2017 - An unusual tree which is native to North America, the species name 'lenta' means flexible or tough, referring to the twigs
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Betula medwedewii 'Gold Bark'

Betula medwedewii 'Gold Bark'
Transcaucasian Birch

A very rare and handsome birch tree, Betula medwedewii 'Gold Bark' has deeply veined dark green leaves which turn bright yellow in autumn before falling
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Betula nigra

Betula nigra
River Birch

Information Only - Native to North America, Betula nigra has graceful branches and attractive peeling bark once established
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Betula papyrifera '(collection only)'

Betula papyrifera '(collection only)'
Paper Birch

Known for its very attractive, peeling, papery white bark, Betula papyrifera is a fast growing ornamental tree
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Betula papyrifera '(Woodland - bundles of 50)'

Betula papyrifera '(Woodland - bundles of 50)'
Canoe Birch or Paper Birch

Known for its peeling, papery white bark, Betula papyrifera is a fast growing ornamental tree
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Betula pendula '(Woodland - bundles of 50)'

Betula pendula '(Woodland - bundles of 50)'
Silver Birch

A fast growing tree, Betula pendula is very hardy and has attractive silver bark when established
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Betula pendula 'Dalecarlica'

Betula pendula 'Dalecarlica'
Swedish Birch or Silver Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - This elegant tree was found discovered in Sweden in the mid eighteenth century and over two hundred years later this is still one of the best silver birch
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Betula pendula 'Silver  Grace'

Betula pendula 'Silver Grace'
Silver Birch

An unusual selection of our native birch, Betula pendula 'Silver grace' grows to be a tall tree with an elegant, pendulous habit and lovely silver bark once established
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Betula pendula 'Youngii'

Betula pendula 'Youngii'
Weeping Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - A well known and graceful weeping tree, Betula pendula 'Youngii' has a dome-like habit once established, with trailing branches weeping to the ground
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Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Buddah'
Himalayan Birch

An very handsome selection of Himalayan birch, which has unusual pinkish to pale bronze bark with occasional copper tints
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Dark Ness'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Dark Ness'
Himalayan Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - A handsome birch, Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Dark Ness' develops glossy dark brown bark with white lenticels once established
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Doorenbos'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Doorenbos'
Himalayan Birch or Silver Birch

A fantastic tree and one of our most popular Birch, Betula utilis 'Doorenbos' is a slender, fast growing birch with particularly fine peeling white bark, even on quite young specimens
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Betula utilis jacquemontii 'Grayswood Ghost'

Betula utilis jacquemontii 'Grayswood Ghost'
Himalayan Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - An unusual selection of silver birch tree with particularly good nearly ghost-like, silvery white bark when mature
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Jermyns'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Jermyns'
Himalayan Birch / Silver Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - A fine cultivar, named after Jermyns House, around which has been created the superb Hillier Arboretum by the late Sir Harold Hillier
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Knightshayes'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Knightshayes'
Himalayan Birch

An interesting selection of Himalayan birch, which has striking silver-white bark and a distinctive habit with elegant semi-weeping branches
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Longtrunk'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Longtrunk'
Weeping Himalayan Birch

An uncommon weeping selection, Betula utilis 'Longtrunk' has lovely peeling white bark and gracefully arching branches which reach the ground when established
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Ramdana River'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Ramdana River'
Himalayan Birch

An unusual small to medium sized birch with the immature wood being a glossy, dark-brown in colour peeling to pure white once established
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Silver Shadow'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Silver Shadow'
Himalayan Birch

Hopefully Available Autumn 2017 - A fantastic small, silver-barked tree, the genuine selection 'Silver Shadow' is rare in cultivation as it is notoriously difficult to propagate
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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Wakehurst Place Chocolate'

Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Wakehurst Place Chocolate'
Himalayan Birch

Available Autumn 2017 - A rare birch with beautiful, chocolate coloured bark once established and best when planted to contrast with other nearby silver birch or a light backdrop
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Betula utilis 'Polar Bear'

Betula utilis 'Polar Bear'
Himalayan Birch

Betula utilis 'Polar Bear' is an unusual, strong growing selection of birch with thick, heavy-limbed branches and a pure-white trunk and branches once established
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Betula utilis var. prattii

Betula utilis var. prattii
Himalayan Birch

Beautiful and uncommon, Betula utilis var prattii originates from the Chinese side of the Himalayas and has lovely chestnut-red bark once established
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Corylus colurna

Corylus colurna
Turkish Hazel

A remarkable tree native to parts of South-east Europe and Western Asia, with a striking pyramidal habit and much sought after for its architectural appeal
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Corylus fargesii
Farges Filbert

Available Autumn 2016 - A very rare small tree native to parts of China, Corylus fargesii is known for its beautiful flaking tan and copper coloured bark once established
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Eucalyptus gunnii

Eucalyptus gunnii
Cider gum

Available Spring 2016 - A beautiful, evergreen tree native to Southern Australia and Tasmania, Eucalyptus gunnii has attractive, exfoliating, multicoloured bark and steel-blue foliage
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Firmiana simplex

Firmiana simplex
Chinese Parasol Tree

An unusual tree in the UK, Firmiana simplex has handsome, large dark green leaves which turn yellow in autumn before falling
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Koelreuteria paniculata 'Coral Sun'

Koelreuteria paniculata 'Coral Sun'
Golden Rain Tree / Pride of India Tree

A rare tree, Koelreuteria paniculata 'Coral Sun' has fantastic, bright red new stems and leaves in spring, and retains the red leaf stalks into autumn
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Liquidambar styraciflua  'Corky'

Liquidambar styraciflua 'Corky'
Sweetgum

Liquidambar styraciflua 'Corky' is an unusual selection of Sweetgum with typically handsome autumn colour but also, very interesting corky bark on the stems of established trees
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Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Dawn Redwood

A handsome conical tree, Metasequoia is a deciduous conifer with green, feathery leaves which turn burnt-gold or bronze before falling in autumn
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Nothofagus antarctica

Nothofagus antarctica
Antarctic Beech

Available Summer 2017 A handsome and elegant specimen tree which is native to South America which can be found from Cape Horn northward up to the Andes
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Parrotia persica 'Vanessa'

Parrotia persica 'Vanessa'
Persian Ironwood

Available Spring 2017 -  An unusual small tree with green leaves in spring and summer which turn a glorious plum purple, red and orange in the autumn time before falling
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Pinus bungeana

Pinus bungeana
Lacebark Pine

Available Summer 2017 - A lovely rare Chinese pine, Pinus bungeana has cream, charcoal and grey patterned bark on mature specimens and needles which are very dark green in colour
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Platanus orientalis 'Digitata'

Platanus orientalis 'Digitata'
Cut-leaf Plane

An unusual cut-leaf tree originating from south-eastern Europe, Platanus orientalis 'Digitata' has very interesting, green, deeply cut leaves with 5 distinctive lobes
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Prunus serrula

Prunus serrula
Tibetan Cherry

Available Autumn 2017 - An unusual cherry, Prunus serrula is renowned for its polished, mahogany brown bark which is evident even on young specimens and very smooth to the touch
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Prunus serrula 'Princess Sturdza'

Prunus serrula 'Princess Sturdza'
Tibetan Cherry

Available Autumn 2017 - A rare selection of Tibetan cherry which has exceptionally lovely, tactile, mahogany coloured bark
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Quercus x hispanica 'Diversifolia'

Quercus x hispanica 'Diversifolia'
Evergreen Oak

Available Autumn 2017 - Evergreen hybrid between the turkey oak and cork oak, Quercus x hispanica 'Diversifolia' has deeply divided, glossy green leaves and a thick, fissured bark once established
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Quercus x hispanica 'Fulhamensis'

Quercus x hispanica 'Fulhamensis'
Evergreen Oak

Available Autumn 2017 - An unusual, elegant evergreen oak, Quercus x hispanica 'Fulhamensis' has dark green leaves and handsome, vertically fissured, corky bark even on quite young specimens
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Quercus suber

Quercus suber
Cork Oak

An evergreen tree with eye-catching bark which is native to parts of south west Europe and north west Africa
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Sequoiadendron giganteum

Sequoiadendron giganteum
Giant Redwood

Available Spring 2017 - A vigorous and spectacular evergreen conifer, Sequoiadendron giganteum is well known for its thick, spongy, red bark and tall, conical shape
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Sequoia sempervirens

Sequoia sempervirens
Coastal Redwood

Native to the west coast of North America, Sequoia sempervirens is a very tall, fast growing, evergreen tree with a distinctive narrow, conical shape
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Stewartia pseudocamellia 'Koreana'

Stewartia pseudocamellia 'Koreana'
Japanese Stewartia or Deciduous Camellia

Available Autumn 2017 - A beautiful small tree native to Japan, Stewartia pseudocamellia has lovely white, camellia-like, flowers with yellow anthers in midsummer
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Stewartia rostrata

Stewartia rostrata
Upright Stewartia

This rare species is similar to Stewartia pseudocamellia with lovely bark when established and fiery autumn colours, even on young plants
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Tilia cordata 'Winter Orange'

Tilia cordata 'Winter Orange'
Small Leaved Lime

A species of lime tree native Europe, Tilia cordata 'Winter Orange' is a distinctive cultivar with young twigs which turn a vivid orange in autumn and stay this colour until the following spring
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Tilia monticola

Tilia monticola
American Lime

Native to the South-east United States, Tilia monticola has dark reddish young twigs and huge, deep green ovate (egg-shaped) leaves with pale undersides
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Tilia platyphyllos 'Aurea'

Tilia platyphyllos 'Aurea'
Golden-stemmed Lime

An unusual tree with excellent winter colour, Tilia platyphyllos 'Aurea' has large green leaves and very attractive, golden greenish-yellow young shoots in winter which turn to olive green in the summer
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