Exotic plant species

Collection by Edwina Walden

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Tilla cordata - Small leaved Lime  - Deciduous  - Slower growing than other limes but very hardy.  - Dimensions: 8x4 metres

Salix babylonica - Weeping Willow  - Deciduous  - Great for damp areas and alongside ponds or streams.  - Dimensions: 10x8 metres

Quercus robur - English Oak  - Deciduous  - Hardy to most conditions.  - Dimensions: 10x8 metres

Quercus Palustris - Pin Oak  - Deciduous  - Requires moist acidic soil. Withstands wet conditions.  - Dimensions: 12x6 metres

Betula Pendula - Silver Birch  - Deciduous tree  - White bark  - 10x5 metres

Canna Indica (species), Indian shot  - This particular picture: Canna 'Ambrosia'  - Deciduous perennial  - H x W: 1.2m x 50cm / clumping

Hedera canariensis, Canary Ivy  - H x W: 30cm x 2m+ / spreading (as a groundcover)  - Excellent Groundcover or Climber

Ficus pumila, Creeping Fig  - Evergreen groundcover or climber  - H x W: 3 x 3m

Ulmus Lobel - Upright Elm  - Deciduous  - Has some resistance to sea winds. Ideal for avenue or areas of limited width.  - Dimensions: 10x2 metres

Platanus acerifolia - London Plane  - Deciduous  - Tolerant of polluted atmosphere.  - Dimensions: 10x6 metres

Liriodendron tulipifera - Tulip Tree  - Deciduous  - Moist deep soil preferred for best results.  - Dimensions: 12x6 metres

Fraxinus americana - White Ash  - Deciduous  - Needs protection from strong winds.  - Dimensions: 15x6 metres