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List of trees which have great autumn colours

A selection of trees offering attractive autumn leaf or fruit colours.


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Varieties list

  • Japanese maple trees

    Acer palmatum Dissectum

    Acer palmatum var. dissectum
    Acer palmatum Dissectum japanese maple trees
    A good example of the "dissectum" form of Acer palmatum, featuring deeply cut leaves.
    • Height after 10 years: Up to 1.5m / 5ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Amelanchier

    Amelanchier lamarckii

    Amelanchier lamarckii
    This small shrub-like tree has perhaps the strongest autumn display of any Amelanchier.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Asplenifolia

    Sorbus aucuparia
    Asplenifolia rowan
    The Cut-leaf Rowan, an excellent form of the native Mountain Ash, orange-red berries, and highly feathered leaves.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Maple

    Aureum

    Acer cappadocicum
    Aureum maple
    As the name suggests, this is a form of the Cappodician Maple featuring golden-green leaves which take on multiple tints in the autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Maple

    Autumn Blaze

    Acer x Freemanii
    Autumn Blaze maple
    Spectacular, bright orange red leaves.A hybrid of Acer rubrum /saccharnum.Height after 10yr 6m/20ft
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Autumn Spire®

    Sorbus aucuparia
    Autumn Spire (Flanrock) is a columnar rowan with yellow fruitlets and excellent autumn colour.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
  • Amelanchier

    Ballerina

    Amelanchier x grandiflora
    A popular tree-like Amelanchier with white blossom and good autumn leaf colours.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Crab-apple trees

    Barbara

    Malus
    Barbara crab-apple trees
    Malus Barbara has dark pink blossom and small purple fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Purple
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Leaf colour - summer: Green
  • In stockJapanese flowering cherry tree

    Beni-yutaka

    Prunus
    Beni-yutaka japanese flowering cherry tree
    Beni-yutaka is a pink blossom tree, which also features attractive red autumnal leaves.
    From £24.95 to £45.95buy
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Birch

    Betula utilis jacquemontii

    Betula utilis jacquemontii
    Betula utilis jacquemontii birch
    The Himalayan White Birch, one of the most popular white birches with characteristic bright white bark.
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Bark: White
  • Crab-apple trees

    Brandywine

    Malus x purpurea x ioensis
    Brandywine crab-apple trees
    A new crab-apple featuring stunning pink scented double-flowers and good autumn colour.
    • Fruit colour: Orange
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Leaf colour - summer: Green
  • Maple

    Brandywine

    Acer rubrum
    Brandywine is one of the best red maples for the UK climate, with a reliable display of fiery-red autumn colours.
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Maple

    Brilliantissimum

    Acer pseudoplatanus
    Brilliantissimum maple
    A distinctive dwarf sycamore, named for the colour of its stunning pink spring leaves.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Crab-apple trees

    Cardinal

    Malus hupehensis
    Cardinal crab-apple trees
    Also known as Princeton Cardinal, a bronze-leaved crab-apple with pink-red spring blossom and red fruitlets in the autumn.
    • Fruit colour: Red - dark
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Leaf colour - summer: Bronze
  • In stockFlowering cherry tree

    Catherine

    Prunus
    An unusual winter-flowering cherry, which also has superb autumn leaf colours.
    From £24.95 to £45.95buy
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Flowering pear

    Chanticleer

    Pyrus calleryana
    Chanticleer is a form of the Callery Pear, with attractive spring blossom and autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: March
    • Flowering month: April
  • Flowering dogwood

    Cherokee Daybreak

    Cornus florida
    An upright spreading form of the American dogwood, with white blossom and variegated leaves.
  • Flowering dogwood

    Cherokee Princess

    Cornus florida
    Cherokee Princess is an American flowering dogwood, noted for its large white flower clusters.
  • Rowan

    Chinese Lace

    Sorbus
    Chinese Lace rowan
    A neat attractive Rowan with bright green leaves and dusky pink berries.
    • Fruit colour: Red
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Chocolate Ice

    Prunus
    Chocolate Ice japanese flowering cherry tree
    Named after the copper-brown colour of the young leaves which contrast with the large white flowers.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Crab-apple trees

    Cinderella®

    Malus
    A naturally dwarf bushy-crab-apple. White blossom followed by tiny golden spherical fruitlets, and yellow autumn leaf colours.
    • Fruit colour: Gold
    • Flower colour: White
    • Leaf colour - summer: Green
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Collingwood Ingram

    Prunus
    Collingwood Ingram flowering cherry tree
    An outstanding small flowering cherry, with deep pink blossom and attractive autumn colour.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Columnaris

    Prunus sargentii
    Columnaris japanese flowering cherry tree
    A more erect form of Sargent's cherry, and with more dramatic autumn colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flowering month: March
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Copper Kettle

    Sorbus
    Copper Kettle rowan
    Named for its attractive light copper-coloured fruitlets, Copper Kettle is easy to grow and takes up little space.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Orange
  • Maple

    Crimson King

    Acer platanoides
    Crimson King is a tree fast-growing maple with purple leaves which turn red in the autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow / Crimson
  • In stockBirch

    Dalecarlica

    Betula pendula
    The Swedish birch, an attractive columnar silver birch with drooping branches.
    £49.95buy
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Bark: White
  • In stockMaple

    Drummondii

    Acer platanoides
    Drummondii maple
    A popular form of the Norway Maple, characterised by its variegated leaves.
    From £19.95 to £44.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Rowan

    Eastern Promise

    Sorbus
    Eastern Promise rowan
    Features feathered leaves, and pink-red fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Rowan

    Ember Glow

    Sorbus aucuparia
    Ember Glow rowan
    This rowan has bluish-green leaves which turn orange-red in the autumn.The fruitlets are red, and persist well into winter.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Whitebeam

    Emiel

    Sorbus folgneri
    Emiel whitebeam
    Emiel has long leaves, with silvery-green undersides, turning orange in autumn.
    • Fruit colour: Red
  • Silk tree

    Evy's Pride

    Albizia julibrissin
    Evy's Pride silk tree
    A form of the Persian silk tree with large pink flowers and fern-like leaves which turn brick red in the autumn.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Leaf colour - summer: Dark purple
    • Flowering month: July
    • Flowering month: August
  • In stockBirch

    Fastigiata Joes®

    Betula pendula
    Fastigiata Joes birch
    A unique silver birch with a compact upright columnar form and pendulous branches.
    £37.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Growth habit: Columnar / Fastigiate
    • Bark: White
  • Maple

    Field Maple

    Acer campestre
    The Field Maple makes a good specimen tree with attractive autumn colours, and is easy to grow.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Frilly FrockTM

    Prunus
    Frilly Frock flowering cherry tree
    A small weeping ornamental cherry tree, ideal for small gardens.
    • Growth habit: Weeping
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Japanese maple trees

    Garnet

    Acer palmatum
    Garnet japanese maple trees
    One of the "dissectum" group of Japanese acers, with feathery purple leaves.
    • Height after 10 years: Up to 1.5m / 5ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Maple

    George Forrest

    Acer davidii
    A popular snake-bark maple, very attractive striated bark, and golden yellow autumn colours.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Rowan

    Gibbsii

    Sorbus hybrida
    Gibbsii rowan
    Gibbsii grows with a neat spreading columnar form, sprinkled with clusters of bright red fruits in the autumn.
    • Fruit colour: Red
  • In stockGinkgo

    Ginkgo biloba

    Ginkgo biloba
    Ginkgo biloba ginkgo
    Also known as the Maidenhair tree, upright habit, attractive leaves and good autumn colour.
    From £39.95 to £49.95buy
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
  • Rowan

    Glendoick SpireTM

    Sorbus aucuparia
    Glendoick Spire rowan
    A small compact rowan with an upright form, notable for its bright pink fruitlets and feathered leaves.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Rowan

    Glendoick White Baby®

    Sorbus
    Glendoick White Baby is a superb tree for autumn colour, with large bright white berries and bright red leaves.
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Birch

    Golden Beauty

    Betula pendula
    Golden Beauty birch
    A gold-leaved silver birch, with an excellent upright form, white bark, and attractive autumn leaf colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Bark: White
  • Birch

    Golden Fountain

    Betula
    A nice example of the Golden Birch, with green-yellow leaves in the summer, turning golden yellow in the autumn.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Bark: White
  • Crab-apple trees

    Guardsman

    Malus trilobata
    Guardsman crab-apple trees
    A very upright columnar species of crab-apple, with white flowers and small green fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Green
    • Flower colour: White
    • Leaf colour - summer: Green
  • Liquidambar

    Gum Ball

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    A small tree with maple like leaves, and stunning autumn colours.
    • Height after 10 years: 1.5m-2.5m / 5ft-8ft
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Gyoiko

    Prunus
    Gyoiko japanese flowering cherry tree
    Gyoiko is a pleasing Japanese flowering cherry tree, featuring unusual cream-coloured blossom.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower colour: Cream
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Hally Jolivette

    Prunus subhirtella
    Hally Jolivette flowering cherry tree
    This graceful flowering cherry is notable for its long-lived white blossom.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Hanagasa Pink Parasol

    Prunus
    Hanagasa Pink Parasol japanese flowering cherry tree
    A modern Japanese flowering cherry, also known as Pink Parasol, which features large double-flower pink blossom.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Hokusai

    Prunus
    Hokusai japanese flowering cherry tree
    Hokusai is a traditional Japanese pink blossom cherry tree.
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Horinji

    Prunus
    Horinji japanese flowering cherry tree
    A small upright flowering cherry tree with large pink-tinted white blossom.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Green
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • In stockJapanese flowering cherry tree

    Ichiyo

    Prunus
    Ichiyo japanese flowering cherry tree
    An attractive medium-sized Japanese cherry blossom tree, with classic double shell pink flowers.
    From £24.95 to £45.95buy
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Jacqueline

    Prunus x sargentii
    Jacqueline flowering cherry tree
    Prunus Jacqueline is a new flowering cherry, featuring stunning pink blossom and superb autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Whitebeam

    John Bond

    Sorbus hemsleyi
    An unusual species of Sorbus, the leaves are particularly attractive for their white undersides.
    • Fruit colour: Brown
  • Rowan

    Joseph Rock

    Sorbus
    Joseph Rock rowan
    A small rowan, with distinctive pale yellow fruitlets. Also one of the best for autumn colour.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Kanzan

    Prunus
    Kanzan japanese flowering cherry tree
    Kanzan (or Kwanzan) is one of the most popular Japanese flowering cherries, well-suited to the UK climate.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Kashmir rowan

    Sorbus cashmiriana
    Kashmir rowan rowan
    An unusual rowan, with light pink blossom, and white fruitlets, which are larger than usual for rowans.
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Kobuku-zakura Powder Puff

    Prunus
    Kobuku-zakura Powder Puff flowering cherry tree
    An early-flowering white cherry blossom tree, with particularly luxuriant double-white flowers.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Kojo-no-mai

    Prunus incisa
    Kojo-no-mai flowering cherry tree
    An excellent small compact blossom tree, featuring a mass of small white flowers, and good autumn colours.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Amelanchier

    La Paloma

    Amelanchier
    La Paloma has exuberant white blossom, and coppery young leaves which turn orange and red in autumn,
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Whitebeam

    Lemon Drop

    Sorbus folgneri
    Lemon Drop is a small whitebeam tree, with the characteristic white undersides to its leaves. As the name suggests, the fruitlets are bright yellow.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
  • Rowan

    Leonard Messel

    Sorbus
    Leonard Messel rowan
    A good all-round small rowan tree, with good autumn colours and cascades of pink fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • In stockLiquidambar

    Liquidambar styraciflua

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    An attractive sweet gum tree with excellent autumnal foliage colours.
    From £39.95 to £49.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Little Pink Perfection

    Prunus
    Little Pink Perfection japanese flowering cherry tree
    Little Pink Perfection is a dwarf form of Pink Perfection, ideal for patio containers and small spaces.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: Up to 1.5m / 5ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Crab-apple trees

    Malus transitoria

    Malus transitoria
    Malus transitoria crab-apple trees
    Malus transitoria is known as the Cut-leaf crab-apple, has a mass of small white flowers, and clusters of tiny yellow fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
    • Flower colour: White
    • Leaf colour - summer: Green
  • Rowan

    Matthew Ridley

    Sorbus
    An upright-growing Mountain Ash with dense white flowers and clusters of orange-red autumn berries.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Orange
  • In stockFlowering cherry tree

    Mikinori

    Prunus incisa
    Mikinori flowering cherry tree
    Mikinori is a classic early-flowering Fuji cherry tree, with red autumn leaf colours.
    £49.95buy
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Amelanchier

    Obelisk®

    Amelanchier alnifolia
    Obelisk is an upright form of Juneberry, with white spring blossom, and attractive autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flowering month: May
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Maple

    October Glory®

    Acer rubrum
    October Glory maple
    A well-named form of the North American Red Maple - the leaves turn a spectacular red in the autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • In stockFlowering cherry tree

    Okame

    Prunus incisa x Prunus campanulata
    Okame flowering cherry tree
    Okame is a small hardy blossom tree featuring shell-pink single flowers and attractive autumn colours.
    From £24.95 to £49.95buy
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Rowan

    Olympic Flame

    Sorbus ulleungensis
    Olympic Flame rowan
    An attractive small rowan tree, its orange/red autumn leaf-colours are amongst the best.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Japanese maple trees

    Orange Dream

    Acer palmatum
    Orange-tinged young leaves turn yellow over the summer, then gold in autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Japanese maple trees

    Osakazuki

    Acer palmatum
    Osakazuki japanese maple trees
    A classic Japanese maple, noted for its bright red autumn foliage.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • In stockFlowering cherry tree

    Oshidori Princesse

    Prunus incisa
    A small ornamental cherry with double white flowers, and autumn leaf colours.
    £46.95buy
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • In stockLiquidambar

    Palo Alto

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    This form of Liquidambar features long narrow lobed leaves and strong long-lived autumnal foliage colours.
    From £44.95 to £49.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Pandora

    Prunus
    Pandora flowering cherry tree
    An excellent small flowering cherry, with pale pink blossom, and interesting leaf colour in both spring and autumn.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Maple

    Paper-bark maple

    Acer griseum
    Paper-bark maple maple
    A medium-sized maple tree featuring characteristic peeling bark, and strong autumn colours.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Rowan

    Pearls

    Sorbus bissetii
    A small spreading rowan tree, named for its clusters of pearl-white berries.
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Maple

    Phoenix

    Acer x conspicuum
    One of the best Maples for winter colour, featuring striated bright red bark.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Robinia

    Pink Cascade

    Robinia x margaretta
    As the name suggests this Robinia features a profusion of scented pink pea-like flowers.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • Rowan

    Pink Charm

    Sorbus vilmorinii
    Pink Charm rowan
    A small rowan with a spreading habit, large feathered leaves, and bright pink berries.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Rowan

    Pink Ness

    Sorbus
    Pink Ness rowan
    A very upright rowan tree, with pretty pink fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Rowan

    Pink Pagoda

    Sorbus hupehensis
    Pink Pagoda rowan
    Pink Pagoda features clusters of pale pink fruits in late summer, and good autumn foliage colours.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Pink Perfection

    Prunus
    Pink Perfection japanese flowering cherry tree
    The definitive pink blossom tree, offers a long-lasting display of pink double flowers.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Pink Shell

    Prunus
    Pink Shell flowering cherry tree
    This perfectly named flowering cherry features clusters of pink blossom hanging like pink shells.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Maple

    Princeton Gold®

    Acer platanoides
    Princeton Gold maple
    Princeton Gold is a versatile fast-growing form of the Norway Maple, named for its golden-green leaves.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Hawthorn

    Prunifolia Splendens

    Crataegus persimilis
    Prunifolia Splendens is one of the best hawthorns for autumn colour and persistent red fruits.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Prunus litigiosa

    Prunus litigiosa
    Prunus litigiosa flowering cherry tree
    A columnar flowering cherry, often called the Tassel Cherry because of unusual shape of its white flowers.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Growth habit: Columnar / Fastigiate
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Prunus sargentii

    Prunus sargentii
    Prunus sargentii japanese flowering cherry tree
    Sargent's Cherry is an impressive ornamental cherry, scoring highly for blossom, autumn colour, and its attractive form.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Amelanchier

    Rainbow Pillar®

    Amelanchier canadensis
    An upright bush-like Amelanchier with white blossom and good autumn colours.
  • Rowan

    Ravensbill

    Sorbus
    This rowan tree is named for the the black colour of its winter buds. It also features yellow autumn leaves and orange berries.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Red Bird

    Sorbus alnifolia
    Red Bird rowan
    Red Bird features bright white flowers, orange / red fruits and good autumn leaf colours. It has a wider climate range than other rowans.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Maple

    Red Flamingo

    Acer x conspicuum
    Red Flamingo maple
    A small snake-bark maple featuring brilliant red stems and variegated pink, white, and green leaves.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Hazel bushes

    Red Majestic

    Corylus avellana
    A red-leaved form of the contorted or twisted hazel.
  • Maple

    Red Snakebark Maple

    Acer capillipes
    Red Snakebark Maple maple
    One of the smaller maples, its main feature is the striated brown/red bark.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Amelanchier

    Robin Hill

    Amelanchier x grandiflora
    An upright Amelanchier with pink buds opening to snow white flowers, with good autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Hornbeam

    Rockhampton Red®

    Carpinus betulus
    An excellent form of the common Hornbeam, notable for its fiery orange-red autumn foliage.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Rosiness

    Sorbus rosea
    Rosiness rowan
    A small rowan tree with white-pink flowers and cascades of pink berries.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Royal Burgundy

    Prunus
    Royal Burgundy flowering cherry tree
    Royal Burgundy is a flowering cherry, related to Prunus Kanzan with striking red purple foliage combined with double pink flowers.
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
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    Royal Flame®

    Prunus
    A flowering cherry with profuse white blossom in spring and outstanding fiery autumn colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Birch

    Royal Frost®

    Betula x populifolia
    An unusual silver birch with bronze-coloured leaves, and a white stem.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Bark: White
  • Maple

    Rubrum

    Acer cappadocicum
    One of the best forms of the Cappadocian Maple, featuring a range of leaf colours from spring to autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Japanese maple trees

    Sango Kaku

    Acer palmatum
    Sango Kaku japanese maple trees
    Also known as the Coral Bark maple, Sango Kaku features coral red stems which make a strong winter feature.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
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    Scanlon

    Acer rubrum
    An upright form of the popular red maple, with an attractive shape and reliable autumn colour.
    £44.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Shizuka - Fragrant Cloud

    Prunus
    Shizuka - Fragrant Cloud japanese flowering cherry tree
    A Japanese flowering cherry with large fragrant bright white blossom, and strong autumn colours.
    From £24.95 to £45.95buy
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Shogetsu - Blushing Bride

    Prunus
    One of the loveliest of the white-blossom Japanese flowering cherries.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow / Crimson
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Shosar

    Prunus campanulata x incisa x sargentii
    Shosar flowering cherry tree
    An upright fastigate flowering cherry with pink blossom and good autumn leaf colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Birch

    Silver Birch

    Betula alba pendula
    Silver Birch birch
    The Common Silver Birch, native to Europe, popular for its peeling white bark and pendulous branches.
    • Height after 10 years: 5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Bark: White
  • Maple

    Silver Maple

    Acer saccharinum
    A large stately tree featuring attractive cut leaves which turn yellow and gold in the autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
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    Simon-Louis Freres

    Acer pseudoplatanus
    Simon-Louis Freres maple
    A popular slow-growing medium-sized sycamore tree with very attractive variegated leaves.
    £44.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Liquidambar

    Slender Silhouette

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    Slender Silhouette is a particularly columnar form of Liquidambar, with vibrant yellow and red autumn foliage colours.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
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    Snow Queen

    Betula utilis
    An attractive tree, and one of the best forms of the Himalayan birch, with a bright white stem.
    From £18.95 to £54.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Bark: White
  • Amelanchier

    Snowflakes

    Amelanchier laevis
    A popular Amelanchier, featuring large single flowers, coppery foliage, and good autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Sorbus helenae

    Sorbus helenae
    Sorbus helenae rowan
    A species of rowan featuring pink/white fruitlets and good autumn colours.
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Rowan

    Sorbus hupehensis

    Sorbus hupehensis
    Sorbus hupehensis rowan
    A classic rowan tree with pink berries and good autumn leaf colours.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
  • Rowan

    Sorbus japonica

    Sorbus japonica
    An upright rowan with large oval leaves and attractive autumn colours and large red fruitlets.
    • Fruit colour: Red
  • Rowan

    Sorbus pseudovilmorinii

    Sorbus pseudovilmorinii
    Sorbus pseudovilmorinii rowan
    Similar characteristics to Sorbus vilmorinii, not quite as vigorous, but heavier fruiting.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Rowan

    Sorbus sargentiana

    Sorbus sargentiana
    Sorbus sargentiana rowan
    A broad spreading rowan with bright orange fruitlets and autumn foliage.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Sorbus scalaris

    Sorbus scalaris
    Sorbus scalaris rowan
    One of the more spreading smaller Rowan species, with orange/red autumn leaf colours, and clusters of small orange fruilets.
    • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Sorbus vilmorinii

    Sorbus vilmorinii
    Sorbus vilmorinii rowan
    The main feature of this Rowan trees is the pink fruitlets, which turn white as autumn progresses. It is one of the smaller Sorbus species, but also one of the more spreading.
    • Fruit colour: Pink
    • Fruit colour: White
  • Whitebeam

    Sorbus wardii

    Sorbus wardii
    Sorbus wardii whitebeam
    A little-known Whitebeam from the Himalayas, featuring large silver-green leaves and yellow-orange berries.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Orange
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Spire

    Prunus
    Spire flowering cherry tree
    A compact upright blossom tree with pale pink flowers, and orange-red autumn foliage colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Flowering season: Late
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Spring Snow

    Prunus
    A Japanese flowering cherry with double-flowered white blossom borne on bare branches, followed by coppery-leaves.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Flowering season: Late
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    Stared

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    Stared features small dainty 7-lobed leaves which are deeply incised and offer strong autumn colours.
    From £39.95 to £49.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
  • Maple

    Sugar Maple

    Acer saccharum
    Sugar Maple maple
    The Sugar Maple is the primary maple species used for producing maple syrup.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
  • Silk tree

    Summer Chocolate

    Albizia julibrissin
    Summer Chocolate silk tree
    A popular form of the Silk Tree with burgundy foliage and scented cream powder puff blooms.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Leaf colour - summer: Bronze
    • Flowering month: July
    • Flowering month: August
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    Sun Valley

    Acer rubrum
    A good example of the Red Maple, featuring fiery red autumn leaf colours.
    From £34.95 to £44.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Rowan

    Sunshine

    Sorbus
    Sunshine rowan
    A small rowan tree with an upright form and golden yellow clusters of fruits, and strong autumn colours.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Orange
  • Lilac

    Sweetheart

    Syringa vulgaris
    Sweetheart features large clusters of traditional lilac-coloured flowers.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flower colour: Mauve
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    The Bride

    Prunus Beni Higan x Prunus x yedoensis
    The Bride flowering cherry tree
    A small ornamental cherry with large single white flowers.
    From £24.95 to £49.95buy
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Tiltstone Hellfire

    Prunus
    Tilstone Hellfire is small flowering cherry tree with large single flowers, and spectacular autumn colours.
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Mid-season
  • Birch

    Tristis

    Betula pendula
    A graceful upright silver birch with pendulous shoots cascading from its branches.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Bark: White
  • Japanese maple trees

    Trompenburg

    Acer palmatum
    Trompenburg japanese maple trees
    An upright tree-like Acer with deeply cut purple leaves which turn fiery red in the autumn.
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Japanese flowering cherry tree

    Ukon

    Prunus
    Ukon japanese flowering cherry tree
    A very attractive Japanese blossom tree, with unique cream-coloured flowers.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower colour: Cream
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Weeping Yoshino

    Prunus x yedoensis pendula
    Weeping Yoshino flowering cherry tree
    A weeping form of the traditional Japanese Yoshino flowing cherry.
    • Growth habit: Weeping
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Flowering dogwood

    White Fountain

    Cornus kousa
    This flowering dogwood is characterised by its large white bracts, and attractive red autumn leaf colours.
  • Rowan

    Wisley Gold

    Sorbus
    Wisley Gold rowan
    A good-sized yellow-fruiting mountain ash, with a spreading form.
    • Fruit colour: Yellow
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Orange
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    Worplesdon

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    An elegant upright conical tree with excellent orange and gold autumn leaf colours.
    From £39.95 to £49.95buy
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
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    Yamadei

    Prunus incisa
    A small shrub-like ornamental cherry with clusters of white bell-shaped flowers and orange autumn leaf colours.
    £49.95buy
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Flowering season: Early
  • Flowering cherry tree

    Yoshino

    Prunus x yedoensis
    Yoshino flowering cherry tree
    The Yoshino cherry - a graceful wide-spreading flowering cherry with large white blossom, which is the national flower of Japan.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
  • Birch

    Youngii

    Betula pendula
    A weeping silver birch, the branches trail to the ground.
    • Growth habit: Weeping
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Bark: White