Cercidiphyllum japonicum Pendulum (Weeping Katsura Tree)
- Usually Flowers : March, April
Lovely weeping tree with heart-shaped leaves that are tinted red when young and mature lush green. Ht.10m.(30ft.). Leaves turn to fantastic shades of yellow and red in autumn with burnt sugar aroma. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained acidic soil. Shelter from strong winds. Spectacular specimen tree especially when grown next to ponds or streams.
Sorbus aria Lutescens (Whitebeam)
- Usually Flowers : May
Striking deciduous tree bearing silvery young leaves, covered in fine yellow down, on purple shoots. Clusters of fragrant, white flowers. May. Ht.10mt.(33ft.). Leaves age to grey-green. Dark red berries after flowers. Grow in sun or dappled shade and well-drained soil, even chalk. Good garden tree. Attractive to birds.