Garden Trees – Six Top UK Online Suppliers


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Buying garden trees online is surprisingly easy. A wide variety are available from tree nurseries and online garden centres. The websites listed below will all send your tree mail order.

Favourite ornamental trees include flowering cherries (prunus), mountain ash (sorbus), silver birch (betula) and willow (salix). You can also buy native varieties to promote wildlife in your garden such as hawthorn, elder, willow, or hazel.

Crocus Online Garden Centre

Crocus, based in Windlesham, Surrey has a good variety of

trees available at most times of the year. There is also plenty of advice on selecting suitable varieties for your particular needs, such as the plant selector and articles on the silver birch tree, recommendations for trees in small gardens etc. Online ordering.

Buckingham Nurseries

Buckingham Nurseries is a garden centre in Buckingham (Bucks) with a well-known established mail order business.   They sell a range of trees including popular favourites such as cherry trees (prunus),  silver birch (betula),  willow (salix),  mountain ash (sorbus) and crategeus (hawthorn) amongst many others.   Order through the website or by phone or mail if you prefer.

Ornamental Tree Nurseries

A family-run retail and wholesale tree nursery which has a 30 acre site in the Herefordshire countryside where they grow the vast majority of their extensive range of over 200 varieties of ornamental trees.  They also can supply a good range of native trees.  Order through the website or phone or mail if you prefer.

Bluebell Nursery & Arboretum

This tree nursery, based in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, was recently described in the Financial Times as “one of Britain’s outstanding sources of rare trees and shrubs.”  They can also supply popular varieties such as silver birch (betula),  beech (fagus), prunus (flowering cherry).  Order through the website.  The nursery will then contact you about availability and payment method.


Norfields, gold medal winners at Chelsea and Hampton Court in 2005, offer an extensive range of plants. Although only available by mail order, their extensive catalogue including evergreen trees and shrubs, as well as ferns and grasses, can be viewed on their website.

Yellow Flag Wildflowers (Wildflowers UK)

If you are looking for native trees or varieties for a wildlife garden this may be the site you are looking for. Wildflowers UK have a range of trees and shrubs which are categorised into native woodland, nature hedge and wildlife cover. Including popular British native varieties such as silver birch, willow, hazel, hawthorn and elder. Based in Gloucestershire. Order through the website.

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