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Rhododendron

Rhododendron (syn Azalea) heath family (Ericaceae)

Rhododendron The Rhododendron is an evergreen flowering plant that belongs to the heath family. There are more than 1000 species of rhododendron, densely branched it can grow to 5m in height. also see Trees & Shrubs – Flowering Trees & Shrubs Rhododendron, often called “rhodies”, is a genus of 1,024 species of woody plants in […]

The Guelder Rose (Viburnum opulus) – fruits-guelder-rose LondonTreeSurgeons

Guelder Rose – Viburnum opulus

Guelder Rose – Viburnum opulus added to Trees & Shrubs Viburnum opulus (common name guelder-rose) is a species of flowering plant in the family Adoxaceae (formerly Caprifoliaceae) native to Europe, northern Africa and central Asia The common name ‘guelder rose’ relates to the Dutch province of Gelderland, where a popular cultivar, the snowball tree, supposedly […]

holly

Tree of the Month – December – Holly

London Trees & Shrubs – The Holly Bush London Trees & Shrubs – The Holly Bush – A top 5 recommended native tree for gardens from the RHS. Ilex aquifolium (holly, common holly, English holly, European holly, or occasionally Christmas holly), is a species of holly native to western and southern Europe, northwest Africa, and southwest Asia. I. […]

fraxinus-lanuginosa

Fraxinus lanuginosa – Japanese Ash or Tamo

  Fraxinus lanuginosa, commonly known as Japanese Ash or Tamo, is native to Japan and the south east corner of Russia. Position: Full sun Flowering period:Late spring Soil: Moist, well drained Eventual Height: 15m Eventual Spread: 10m Hardiness: 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b Family: Oleaceae Also see London Trees & Shrubs – The Ash […]