Tree barks are sometimes overlooked in planning a garden. Yet they can be one of the most attractive, permanent features, giving year round interest and…
They are fully hardy. You will need to plant in a sunny position in any moist and well drained soil; some species will prefer acidic soil. The young trees should be transplanted in the autumn.
Propagation is by grafting in late winter or by softwood cuttings in the early summer.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Aphids, sawfly, honey fungus and mildew may cause problems.