April 2020 updateWe are still open. It is the last few weeks of the spring planting season. Please order as soon as you can, we still have stock available. 
Pippin Trees banner logoChoose from over 280 flowering cherries, crab apples, rowans and other ornamental trees.

Our recommendations

These are trees we particularly recommend as being amongst the best in their species.

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    Butterball our recommendations
    Malus Butterball is named for its bright yellow fruits, which are also good for crab apple jelly.
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    Common Rowan

    Sorbus aucuparia
    Common Rowan our recommendations
    The Rowan or Mountain Ash, native to most parts of the UK. The leaves turn golden red in autumn, accompanied by clusters of red berries. One of the largest species of Sorbus.
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    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.
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    Paul's Scarlet

    Crataegus laevigata
    A popular small hawthorn with distinctive dark pink blossom with white centres.
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    Red Sentinel

    Malus x robusta
    Red Sentinel our recommendations
    A deservedly popular crab-apple, Malus Red Sentinel has classic white apple blossom and a profusion of tiny scarlet persistent fruits.
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    Royal Burgundy

    Royal Burgundy our recommendations
    Royal Burgundy is a flowering cherry, related to Prunus Kanzan with striking red purple foliage combined with double pink flowers.
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    Prunus serrulata
    Shirotae our recommendations
    Prunus Shirotae features large single or semi-double fragrant white flowers, and is perhaps the most beautiful of the white-flowered Japanese cherries.
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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.

How to choose Our recommendations

If you are short of time then choose from our recommended list. These are trees which have outstanding qualities, amongst the best of their respective species, are easy to grow, and will make an attractive addition to your garden.