Tree Guide

ATTRACTIVE AUTUMN COLOURS

Acer Saccharinum. Fraxinus Raywoodii,  Liquidamber, Malus Ioensis Plena, Nyssa, Prunus Awanui, Pyrus Calleryana, Quercus Palustris, Quercus Rubra.

FLOWERS-ORNAMENTAL
Malus Ioensis Plena, Prunus Awanui, Pyrus Calleryana

QUICK GROWING TREES

Acer-negundo, Acer Platanoides, Acer Saccharinum, Alnus Cordata, Alnus Acuminata, Fraxinus Oxycarpa, Fraxinus Raywoodii, Paulownia, Platanus x Acerifolia, Platanus Orientalis, 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

FARM SHADE TREES

Acer Negundo, Acer Pseudoplatanus, Acer Saccharinum, Alnus Acuminata, Alnus Cordata, 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
Alnus Glutinosa, 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, Castanea, 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.