Some of the most beautiful trees. A large number of species and cultivars exist and listed here are only a few of the finest. Hybrids continue to be introduced at a rapid rate with a full range of colours from pure white to dark almost black reds. These deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen trees prefer a well drained site with shelter from cold winds, especially for those that flower early. Tolerant of clay soils and pollution.
Large, thick-petalled, cup-shaped, white flowers from mid April on naked branches before the leaves appear.Full Details>
Beautiful, upright, pink-flushed, white flowers appear before leaf burst in mid-April, profusely borne on older trees.Full Details>
Cup-shaped, sweetly fragrant, creamy white, waxy flowers appear mid-spring. Shiny green foliage is silvery beneath.Full Details>
A large wide spreading shrub with pendant saucer shaped white flowers with crimson stamens.Full Details>
A vigorous multi stemmed shrub. The rose-white flowers appear in April, sometimes again in autumn.Full Details>
Conical habit and fragrant small white flowers streaked rose-purple later towards the base. Endangered in the wild.Full Details>