From Our Team
Help & Advice
We've compiled all our knowledge and expertise into a series of help and advice pages. Click on the buttons below, visit the FAQ page, or email us with any questions that you still have.
Choosing Your Species
Many people only have room for one or two species and some (but not all) Eucalyptus can grow into large trees, so it is very important to make the right selection.
Where To Plant
When choosing your species, it is important to consider the mature height of the species, deciding at the outset whether you will prune to control growth (a bit like choosing to
Choosing The Right Size
When choosing your species, it is important to consider the mature height, deciding at the outset whether you will prune to control growth (a bit like choosing to prune an apple
How To Plant Eucalyptus
We know you are aware that Eucalyptus are non-native, but this also means they have a slightly different biology to other trees, along with certain needs and requirements.
When To Plant Your Eucalyptus
All our Eucalyptus trees are container grown and are happy to be planted outdoors from March through to mid November in warm counties (October in cooler districts).
Caring For Your Eucalyptus After Planting
Once correctly planted, Eucalyptus are relatively easy to look after. A word of warning, they do shed bark and even though they are evergreen, leaves only last a year or so
Training And Pruning Your Eucalyptus
Many Eucalyptus produce very stately specimen trees, making an excellent focal point. They add structure to the winter garden with interesting evergreen foliage, architectural habit and beautiful bark.
Growing Eucalyptus In Containers
You could take any Eucalyptus tree and stick it in any old pot in some sort of compost and it will grow (after a fashion), but if you would like fabulous results,
Grow Your Own Firewood
For anyone who wants to grow some fuel logs for their own use – felling a few trees per year on a cycle OR somebody looking to grow a fuel wood
Our New Stock & Updates
We are constantly updating the site with new mature trees as well. The best thing to do is drop us an email with your requirements and growing conditions, and we can
What Do I Do When My Tree Arrives?
Handle your tree by the pot only. Do not lift it using the stem or branches – this is guaranteed to harm the tree and the damage may not show for
Why Does My Eucalyptus Have Spotty Leaves?
Every year, in the spring, your Eucalyptus will under go a change of foliage. The old leaves will be shed and new foliage produced.
What Is This Black Spiky Air-Pot?
They are the essential Eucalyptus growing environment (other than the ground!). You should never buy a Eucalyptus that has not been grown in an Air-pot.
Buying a Gift Certificate: How To and How Long.
How are Certificates issued? By email to the email address entered on the “Gift Certificate” page (it will prompt you to enter the Recipients email address) – this can be your
Using a Gift Certificate: How To and Problems
Please refer to the instructions that would have been included with your Certificate. This may be on the back of a print-out, or on a second page of a PDF.
Which Tree Should I Choose?
P.S. don’t forget your Eucalyptus Essentials! Give your tree the best start in life.
Have You Got a Tree For…?
We have a huge range of trees to pick from that will grow in different conditions.
How Much Is a Tree?
All of our trees come in a variety of sizes (i.e. different ages) and these variations are priced individually. Prices can range from about £50 to £1000 depending on pot size,
How Tall / How Big Are Your Trees?
All of our trees come in a variety of sizes (i.e. different ages) and these variations are priced individually.
Delivery Questions & Answers
We’re based in Worcester, UK, and we we can deliver to all of UK Mainland, Highlands, Islands, Ireland, and Europe. We can deliver books all over the world.