In late spring, the whole tree is covered with beautiful pink-lilac and fragrant flowers, each around 5cm long and shaped like foxglove flowers. Native to China, this is one of the fastest-growing deciduous trees on the planet.
Cercis canadensis (Eastern Red Bud) – withfull instructions for germination. Makes anexcellent bonsai tree. The trees are easy to keep small (if desired) with pruning. These trees flower young. Beautiful soft pink flowers cover the bare branches in the spring, beforebronze-red heart-shaped leaves unfurl.
Supplied as a 1m tall, potted Magnolia tree plant, in standard from with clear stem - dormant in winter, so no leaves on then. The perfect addition to smaller garden lawns and hedges, a slow growing small tree or large shrub.