I was so pleased to learn this week that the government is to fund the planting of 12m extra trees in England by 2022 - the equivalents of 18 Sherwood Forests.…
They will need deep, rich well-drained soil in a sunny site and can be transplanted.
You can propagate from seed or cuttings or by layering.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Susceptible to the fungal disease plane anthracnose, except P.orientalis. Foliage prone to lacebugs.