17 09, 2019

Best Deciduous and Evergreen Single Stem Trees for Small Gardens

2019-10-10T14:48:52+00:00By |Trees|

Single stem trees for small gardens are an ideal solution for adding visual interest, shade and increased privacy. Small single stem trees are a perfect example of how 'smaller' can make a 'bigger' difference in a limited-sized landscape! The Pinus Pinea Full Standard trees could be used for above [...]

8 08, 2019

Best Trees for Wet Areas and Planting Near Water

2019-09-02T12:48:16+00:00By |Gardening Tips, Ornamental Trees, Trees|

The lake at Kerdalo Gardens Choosing the ideal tree varieties for your garden can be a challenging task, especially if your conditions are less than perfect. A common issue gardeners face is wet areas or sites on their property or overall wet and boggy soil in the garden. [...]

6 03, 2019

Choosing the Best Willow Trees for UK Gardens: Expert Tips on Care

2019-09-02T13:39:00+00:00By |Trees|

Willows form the numerous and diverse genus Salix, which consists of over 400 species of deciduous shrubs and trees. The best Willow tree varieties come in many shapes and forms, from tiny creeping alpine willows through to stunning weeping willow trees. While their looks and origin might vary, [...]

22 03, 2018

Growing Beech Trees in UK Gardens and Landscapes – varieties and uses

2019-08-08T07:45:45+00:00By |Trees|

If you are looking for stunning trees to enhance your garden, why not let England’s greatest gardener inspire you? ‘Capability’ Brown, the man that designed some of the most recognizable landscapes of eighteenth-century England, knew how to choose the most enchanting specimens for his projects, and the fact [...]

22 06, 2017

Trees for Small Gardens – Deciduous Evergreen & Topiary Choices

2019-08-08T08:42:07+00:00By |Trees|

Planning a garden in a small space has its challenges, not the least of which is finding the best trees for small gardens. Luckily, there are many lovely small specimen trees to tuck into even the tiniest of city gardens! Many of these would even work in a [...]

15 06, 2016

Common Hawthorn & Paul’s Scarlet – A Good Choice for Hedging

2019-08-08T09:10:11+00:00By |Trees|

We’ve just secured two new varieties of Hawthorn for our plant collection here at Paramount Plants & Gardens and this is the perfect opportunity to introduce the native Hawthorn and explain why we think they are such a valuable plant to consider for today’s gardens. […]

19 02, 2016

Fastigiate or Columnar Evergreens

2019-08-08T10:01:11+00:00By |Trees|

An important characteristic to note when choosing trees and plants is their natural growing habit. Fastigiate or columnar evergreens have a naturally tall and narrow habit of growing with erect branches that have the appearance of forming an erect column. A pair of fastigiate or columnar evergreens punctuate a water [...]

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