Tree Guide

 

Fraxinus oxy. raywoodii

Fraxinus Raywoodii – Claret Ash in Autumn Colour

ATTRACTIVE AUTUMN COLOURS
Acer Rubrum, Acer Saccharinum. Fraxinus Raywoodii,  Liquidamber, Malus Ioensis Plena, Nyssa, Prunus Awanui, Prunus Kanzan, Prunus Shimidsu Sakura, Pyrus Calleryana, Quercus Palustris, Quercus Rubra.

FLOWERS-ORNAMENTAL
Cercis Canadensis, Cornus Florida, Malus Ballerina, Malus Ioensis Plena, Prunus Awanui, Prunus Kanzan, Prunus Shimidsu Sakura, Pyrus Calleryana

ORNAMENTAL BARK
Betula Nigra, Platanus x Acerifolia

QUICK GROWING TREES

Acer-negundo, Acer Platanoides, Acer Rubrum, Acer Saccharinum, Alnus Cordata, Alnus Acuminata, Betula Nigra, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Fraxinus Raywoodii, Paulownia, Platanus x Acerifolia, Platanus Orientalis, Populus Kawa, Populus Veronese, Ulmus Glabra Lutescens, Ulmus Variegata.

TREES FOR BEES
Acer Negundo, Acer Platanoides,  Acer Pseudoplatanus, Alnus Glutinosa (pollen), Castenea Sativa, Gleditsia, Pyrus Calleryana.

TREES FOR BIRDS & WILDLIFE
Acer Saccharinum, Acer Rubrum, Juglans Regia, Malus Jack Humm, Nyssa Sylvatica, Pyrus Calleryana, Quercus Palustris, Quercus Robur, Quercus Rubra, Taxodium Distichum.

Platanus

Platanus x Acerifolia – London Plane

FARM SHADE TREES
Acer Negundo, Acer Pseudoplatanus, Acer Saccharinum, Alnus Acuminata, Alnus Cordata, Fagus Sylvatica, Fagus Sylvatica Purpurea, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Gleditsia Triacanthos, Platanus x Acerfolia, Platanus Autumn Glory, Platanus Orientalis, Quercus Palustris, Quercus Robur, Quercus Rubra.

FODDER TREES
Gleditsia-triacanthos, Paulownia, Populus, Salix Kinuyanagi.

TREES RESISTANT TO SALT SPRAY
Acer Platanoides, Acer Pseudoplatanus, Alnus Glutinosa.

TREES WHICH TOLERATE EXPOSED SITES 
Acer Platanoides, Acer Pseudoplatanus, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Quercus Palustris, Populus Veronese, Ulmus Parvifolia.

TREES FOR WETTER SITES
Acer Rubrum, Alnus Glutinosa, Betula Nigra, Liquidamber, Nyssa, Quercus Palustris, Quercus Robur, Quercus Rubra, Taxodium.

TREES FOR FIREWOOD
Acer Platanoides, Acer Pseudoplatanus, Alnus Glutinosa, Castanea, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Gleditsia, Populus.

TIMBER TREES
Most trees have some potential timber use, but because of such a wide diversity of end uses & varied & conflicting reports from users, detailing such a list is complex. However, we list the following:

Ground durable:
Alnus (even in water) Castanea, Gleditsia,

Furniture: Acer Pseudoplatanus ,Acer Rubrum, Castanea, Fagus, Fraxinus. Gleditsia, Liquidamber, Paulownia, Quercus-Robur, Quercus Rubra, Ulmus.

Agro Forestry Trees: Alnus Acuminata, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Gleditsia, Paulownia, Populus.

‘A fallen tree can still be a useful tree’

N B The above listings are given as a guide only, Variations in climate, soil, site, altitude & terrain can drastically alter a tree’s performance.