Welcome to Frank P Matthews
Frank P Matthews is a family run company established in 1901. We are now one of the largest tree nurseries in the UK and grow over 600,000 container grown and bare root, fruit and ornamental trees every year for supply into garden centres, nurseries, mail order companies and commercial growers.
Growing the widest range of trees in the UK with over 200 different varieties of apple and many well-known and unusual fruit trees along with over 400 different varieties of ornamental trees.
One of the largest tree nurseries in the UK
Trees of the Season
These varieties are our top picks for this time of year
Exochorda x macrantha 'The Bride'
Abundant racemes of large flowers arching the slender branches under their weight.
Laburnum 'Famous Walk'
Laden with streaming racemes of golden yellow flowers in May/early June. The seeds are poisonous if eaten.
Wisteria floribunda Shiro-noda 'Snow Shower'
The white wisteria is very dramatic and contrasts well with other forms. Very long racemes.
Laburnum anagyroides 'Yellow Rocket' ®
Upright, columnar growing tree, with chains of scented, golden yellow flowers in May. Seeds are poisonous if eaten.
Syringa vulgaris 'Beauty of Moscow'
A double white with pale lavander tinted buds. An extremely fine and heavy bloomer.
Acer palmatum 'Garnet'
A strong growing mape which develops finely dissected, purple leaves that resemble the colour of a garnet stone.
Syringa vulgaris 'Katherine Havemeyer'
Double purple-lavender flowers fading to lilac-pink. Highly fragrant. Height & spread after 10yrs 3m x 2m.
Laburnum x waterii 'Vossii'
An erect tree, pendant chains of scented, golden yellow flowers in early June. Seeds are poisonous if eaten.
Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Beautiful palmatum with finely cut reddish purple leaves. The feathery leaves turn into a fiery red colour in autumn.