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“A tree is a big plant with a stick up the middle- and a big plant with a stick up the middle is not an easy thing to be. Darwin spoke of evolution as ‘descent with modification’ and it took a lot of descending- several billion generations- and a great deal of modification to get from the world’s first life, to the world’s first plant, to the creatures we recognize as oaks and monkey puzzles and eucalypts. In truth we can never know for sure how many species of tree there are. However much you know, you can never be sure that nothing has escaped you. With trees, there are many good reason to think that a great deal has escaped us. Every so often some highly conspicuous tree turns up which either has never been seen before, or is known only from fossils, and has long been presumed extinct. Identification is the beginning of all natural history. Nature appears to us as the grandest conceivable theatre, endlessly unfolding. Identification can be difficult for all kinds of reasons- even of trees, which are so big and conspicuous, and which do not run away.”

(The Secret Life of Trees, Colin Tudge 2005)


Here is a small selection of trees which we grow and traded. Click on the stock list for our complete assortment. Apart from these trees, we have a wide choice of pleached trees and specimen solitaire trees.

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Latin name of tree Botanical name of treesort icon
Quercus cerris Moseik
Prunus subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' Najaarskers
Platanus orientalis Oosterse plataan
Maclura pomifera Osagedoorn
Broussonetia papyrifera Papiermoerbei
Parrotia persica Perzisch ijzerhout
Quercus robur 'Facrist' Piramidale eik
Quercus robur 'Fastigiata' Piramidale eik
Fraxinus ornus Pluim es
Ulmus 'Camperdownii' Prieel iep
Betula pendula 'Youngii' Prieelberk
Crataegus persimilis 'Splendens' Pruimbladige meidoorn
Populus tremula Ratelpopulier
Fagus sylvatica 'Atropunicea' Rode beuk
Crataegus media 'Paul's Scarlet' Rode meidoorn
Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii' Rode Paardenkastanje
Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea Pendula' Rode treurbeuk
Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Purple' Rode zuilbeuk
Malus 'Mokum' Roodbladige sierappel
Acer negundo 'Flamingo' Rosebonte vederesdoorn
Betula pendula Ruwe berk
Nothofagus antarctica Schijnbeuk
Fagus sylvatica 'Zlatia' Servische geelbladige beuk
Malus baccata 'Street Parade' Sierappel
Malus 'Everest' Sierappel
Malus floribunda Sierappel
Malus 'Golden Hornet' - Sierappel
Malus 'John Downie' Sierappel
Malus ‘Red sentinel’ Sierappel
Malus 'Rudolph' Sierappel
Malus toringo 'Brouwers' Sierappel
Malus trilobata Sierappel
Prunus 'Accolade' Sierkers
Prunus 'Pandora' Sierkers
Prunus serrula Sierkers
Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer' Sierpeer
Pyrus calleryana 'Red Spire' Sierpeer
Acer capillipes Slangenhuidesdoorn
Acer davidii subsp. grosseri Slangenhuidesdoorn
Fraxinus angustifolia 'Raywood' Smalbladige es
Castanea sativa Tamme kastanje
Fraxinus angustifolia 'Pendula' Treur es
Prunus x yedoensis 'Ivensii' Treur sierkers
Catalpa bignonioides Trompetboom
Liriodendron tulpifera Tulpenboom