Plant Centre, Garden & Cafe
Plant Centre Open Daily 10am - 5pm (dusk if earlier)
Café Open Daily 5th Feb to 31st December 10am – 5pm (dusk if earlier)
Garden Open Daily 28th March to 31st October 10am – 5pm (dusk if earlier)
Closed Easter Sunday and Christmas bank holidays
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Plant Centre, Garden & Cafe
East Bergholt Place, Suffolk


We have an extensive range of ornamental English-grown trees, below are some of the varieties in stock. The majority of our trees are 7ft tall, container-grown, priced around £50.00, formative pruned and ideal for planting in your garden.  We are delighted to help advise as to a suitable tree for your site, please do not hesitate to contact us either by telephone 01206 299224 or email.

We also have a selection of smaller more specialist trees. A list of all our plants can be found on our Plant Catalogue.

Delivery can be arranged in our van within the local area.  Please see the delivery section on our mail order page or ring for more information.

Tree Planting Accessories

We also sell a range of accessories to help establish your tree. We advise using the following:

  • Tree stake
  • Tree tie
  • Rabbit guard
  • Root grown
  • Planting Compost (view our compost)
  • Mulch mat

Our Trees


Acers (Maples), Acer cap. ‘Aureum’, Acer cap. ‘Rubrum’, Acer x c. ‘Silver Vein’, Acer griseum, Acer p. ‘Drummondii’, Acer p. ‘Princeton Gold’, Acer pse. ‘Brilliantissimum’, Acer r. ‘October Glory’, Acer r. ‘Scanlon’, Acer saccharinum (Silver Maple)…   Other varieties and Japanese maples – ring for availability


Amelanchier a. ‘Obelisk’, Amelanchier Canadensis, Amelanchier c. ‘Glenn Form’ (A. c. Rainbow Pillar), Amelanchier x grandiflora ‘Ballerina’, Amelanchier x g. ‘Robin Hill’, Amelanchier laevis, Amelanchier l. ‘R.J. Hilton’, Amelanchier lamarckii, Amelanchier ovalis ‘Edelweiss’

Willow (Salix)

Salix i. ‘Hakuro-nishiki’ Salix x s ‘Erythroflexuosa’ (Corntorted Willow) Salix c, ‘Kilmarnock’ (Kilmarnock Willow) Salix x s. var chrysocoma (Weeping willow)

Crab Apples (Malus)

Malus ‘Adirondack’, Malus ‘Comtesse de Paris’, Malus ‘Evereste’, Malus hupehensis, Malus ‘Harry Baker’, Malus ‘Indian Magic’, Malus ‘Jelly King’, Malus x r. ‘Red Sentinel’, Malus ‘Sun Rival’, Malus t. ‘Scarlett’, Other available on request

Prunus (flowering Cherries)

Prunus ‘Accolade’, Prunus ‘Amanagowa’, Prunus x i. ‘Okame’, Prunus ‘Kanzan’, Prunus ‘Kursar’, Prunus ‘Pandora’, Prunus serrula, Prunus ‘Shirofugen’, Prunus ‘Shogetsu’, Prunus x s. ‘Autumnalis ‘and ‘A. Rosea’, Prunus ‘Ukon’, Plus several other varieties

Betula (Birch)

Betula p. ‘Youngii’ (Youngs Weeping Birch), Betula u. var j. ‘Doorenbos’ (Snow Queen), Betula u. var. j. ‘Silver Shadow’, Plus other varieties

Fagus (Beech)

Fagus sylvatica (Common Beech), Fagus s. ‘Riversii’, Fagus s. ‘Purpurea Pendula’ (Weeping purple beech), Fagus s. ‘Dawyck Purple’, Fagus x.var h. ‘Asplenifolia’ (Fern leaved beech)


Liquidambar s. ‘Lane Roberts’ Liquidambar s. ‘Palo Alto’ Liquidambar s. ‘Worplesdon’ Other varieties and small trees also available


Sorbus (Rowan, Mountain Ash), Sorbus Autumn Spire, Sorbus cashmiriana, Sorbus c. ‘Dodong’ (Olympic Flame), S ps. ‘Pink Pagoda’, Sorbus h. var. obtusa (‘Rosea’), Sorbus vilmorinii, Other varieties also available


Cotoneaster ‘Cornubia’, Cotoneaster ‘Exburiensis’, Cotoneaster ‘Rothchildianus’, Cotoneaster ‘Saint Monica’

Crataegus (Thorn)

Crataegus crus-galli Crataegus l. ‘Crimson Cloud’ Crataegus l. ‘Pauls Scarlet’ Crataegus p. ‘Prunifolia Splendens’ Crataegus x c. ‘Carrierei’


Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam), Carpinus b. ‘Frans Fontaine’, Carpinus japonica

Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut)


Catalpa bignonioides (Indian Bean Tree)

Catalpa b. ‘Aurea’, Catalpa x e. ‘Purpurea’

Cercidiphyllum japonicum (Katsura Tree)

Cercidiphyllum j. f. pendulum

Cercis c.

Cercis c. ‘Forest Pansy’, Cercus c. ‘Alley Cat’, Cercis var. t. ‘Oklahoma’, Cercis t. ‘Texas White’, Cercis siliquastrum, Cercis s. ‘Avondale’, Cercis s. ‘Bodnant’

Cornus Canadensis

Varieties available on request

Davidi i. var vilmoriniana

Garden, flower-themed, and local gifts are all available in our shop. We have spaced our shop out to give customers ample space to view and browse.