Put down roots - Easy as 1,2, Tree
There is space in every garden for at least one tree. Get expert advice on what will suit your garden's size and conditions, and make it your mission to plant a tree this year. While you will enjoy it straight away, it will also be enjoyed by many generations to come.
Container grown trees can be planted at any time of the year, but will benefit from the moisture retained in the soil before it dries out during summer.
The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago – the second best time is NOW!
There’s a tree to suit every garden from the largest to the tiniest of spaces, so put down some roots, it’s as easy as 1, 2, Tree.
In addition to being ornamental, trees and shrubs provide privacy and shade. They screen eyesores and provide habitats for wildlife. Long-lived, they need little attention once they are established.
Evergreens keep their leaves, deciduous give a sense of the seasons: bare branched silhouettes in winter, buds and blossom in spring, green leaves in summer, autumn foliage, fruit and berries and interesting bark.