Quercus - Oak Trees
The Oak is a large, long-lived tree featuring widely in the countryside and best suited to the large garden or parkland. Catkins appear with the leaves in spring followed by fruits (acorns) in autumn. Buy Oak trees online direct from the nursery for secure and fast delivery throughout the UK.
Quercus palustris (Pin Oak Tree)
Unusual deeply lobed, bright green, summer leaves which turn shades of orange and red in autumn.
Quercus robur (English Oak Tree)
Large long-lived, broad-headed tree. Almost all the ancient named oaks in this country belong to this species. (Deciduous)
Quercus rubra (Red Oak Tree)
Large fast growing tree with vivid autumn colour. (Deciduous)
Quercus ilex (Holm - Evergreen Oak Tree)
A rounded, tree with lance-shaped, dark green leaves and attractive smooth dark grey bark. (Evergreen)
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Key / Size Guide
B/R (Bare Root) - The traditional way to buy
deciduous trees and shrubs. Perfect for planting between November and March.
R/B (Root Ball) - The traditional way to buy evergreen trees
and shrubs. The plants are kept in their own soil, making them ideal to transplant
between November and March.
C/G (Container Grown) - A very convenient way to buy trees
and shrubs, already rooted in their pots, they can be planted all year round. Sizes given in litres.
H/S (Half standard) - Half standard trees are 2-3 years old and
have a clear stem of 1.25-1.5m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.8-2.4m (6-8ft).
B (Bush) - Bush trees are 2-3 years old and have a clear
stem of 0.8-1m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.5-1.8m (5-6ft).
Maiden (Feathered tree) - A good, well-defined
prominent leader running straight up through the young tree. Perfect for training
into a half standard, standard or fan-trained tree. Sizes given in cm's.
Multi-stemmed - A tree with two or more main stems