Flowering trees can transform a garden, not just in Spring, but through the year. So think of the highlights you will create through the seasons when selecting…
They will require deep, fertile, well-drained mildly acidic soil. They thrive in sun or partial-shade but need protection from strong or salty winds.
Propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in summer or by seed, when ripe, in autumn. Selected forms should be propagated by simple layering in autumn, semi-ripe cuttings in summer or by grafting in winter.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Can be prone to honey fungus.