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Trees & Shrubs Recommended native trees for gardens from The Royal Horticultural Society; Field Maple – Acer campestre RHS page Acer campestre Silver Birch – Betula Pendula RHS page Betula pendula Hazel – Corylus avellana RHS page Corylus avellana Holly – Ilex aquifolium RHS page Ilex aquifolium Rowan / mountain ash – Sorbus aucuparia RHS page Sorbus aucuparia Large Trees 25m (80ft) or over […]
Indian Bean Tree Pruning in Haringey March 2015. The bean-like seed pod is the origin of the alternative vernacular names Indian bean tree and cigar tree for Catalpa bignonioides and Catalpa speciosa, respectively.
Magnolia is a large genus of about 210 flowering plant species in the subfamily Magnolioideae of the family Magnoliaceae. Magnolias are prized worldwide for their flowers and forms. Growing as large shrubs or trees, they produce showy, fragrant flowers that are white, pink, red, purple or yellow. Some forms are evergreen with glossy and leathery […]
How many fruit trees can you name? A fruit tree is a tree which bears fruit that is consumed or used by humans and some animals — all trees that are flowering plants produce fruit, which are the ripened ovaries of flowers containing one or more seeds. In horticultural usage, the term ‘fruit tree’ is […]