Paint the Garden Red 💖

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Theres nothing more eye catching than a red tree amongst a grouping of green trees!

So this week we picked out three of our most attractive red toned trees to add a bit more colour to your landscape projects.

Above: ACER platanoides ‘Crimson King’

ACER platanoides 'Crimson King' - Red Norway Maple

ACER platanoides 'Nigrum' 45lt, January

A select form of the impressive purple maple. Has large crimson to dark purple five-lobed leaves changing to bronze gold and purple in autumn. ‘Crimson King’ has an attractive small golden flower when coming into leaf providing a handsome contrast with the red new foliage. A stunning tree. Deciduous, grows to 6 x 4m.

ACER platanoides ‘Crimson King’ – Red/Purple Norway Maple, 45lt @ 3m+ (measured from top of bag) 

also available in 16lt grade @ 2m+

CERCIS canadensis 'Forest Pansy' - Redbud

CERCIS canadensis 'Forest Pansy', January

A spectacular, award winning cultivar with reddish purple heart-shaped leaves. Smaller to medium tree with small, deep-pink flowers produced on dark, bare branches in early spring prior to leafing out. Great for colour contrast in the garden and makes for a stunning feature as a specimen or group planting in landscaping projects. Deciduous, dry and cold hardy, grows to approx 3-4m.

CERCIS canadensis 'Forest Pansy' 45lt, January

CERCIS canadensis ‘Forest Pansy’ – Redbud, 35lt @ 1.8-2m+ (measured from top of bag) 

also available in 16lt grade @ 1.6m+

GLEDITSIA triacanthos 'Ruby Lace' - Red Honey Locust

GLEDITSIA triacanthos 'Ruby Lace', January

A small graceful spreading tree with fine dark green to deep red foliage in summer changing to bronze in autumn. A well named tree. Deciduous, grows to 4m

GLEDITSIA triacanthos 'Ruby Lace' 35lt, January

GLEDITSIA triacanthos ‘Ruby Lace’ – Red Honey Locust, 35lt @ 2.5m+ (measured from top of bag)

also available in 80lt grade @ 3m+