Small Garden Trees for Sale

Trees for Smaller Gardens in Standard Sizes


We are approaching the end of our season for bareroot standard trees and have a limited amount of stock left, so please go directly to our ornamental tree availability list to see what there is.

Small garden trees are essential in most planting schemes, as they give your garden height and structure without taking too much space and light. Many in our range put on some of the best displays of flower and foliage in spring and will light up the smallest space with wonderful autumn colouring. These trees are either small overall, or tall and narrow.

Browse the other garden trees in our range.

The planting and delivery season for bareroot trees is November - March. 

Standard trees are measured by their girth 1 metre above the ground, and young saplings are measured by height. Therefore, a 6/8cm Standard tree is much bigger than an 60/80cm sapling tree. If a tree is available in both sizes, it will be noted in the product descriptions.

All our trees are covered by our no-quibble Guarantee, which means you can order with complete confidence. Free delivery on orders over £120. Best advice & friendly support throughout. 

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  1. Amelanchier grandiflora Robin Hill

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Small, upright & bushy.
    • Spring flowers & autumn colour.
    • Edible fruit.
    • Not suitable for chalk.
    • Max. Height 10 metres.
    • Bareroot delivery only: Nov-Mar
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  2. Amelanchier canadensis

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Small, upright & bushy.
    • Spring flowers & autumn colour.
    • Edible fruit.
    • Not suitable for chalk.
    • Max. Height 8 metres.
    • Bareroot delivery only: Nov-Apr
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  3. Laurus nobilis

    100-160cms Clipped Topiary
    • Glossy, neat evergreen foliage
    • Provides structure and formality
    • Aromatic
    • Disease resistant
    • Sun or partial shade
    • Prepared as either pyramid or lollipop.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £5.25  Inc VAT

  4. Betula utilis jacquemontii

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Smooth white bark. Airy canopy.
    • Not suitable for chalk or shade.
    • Max. Height: 20m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £39.60  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  5. Betula papyrifera

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Pale, peeling bark. Good autumn colour.
    • Prefers damp soil. Not suitable for chalk.
    • Other Sizes: Bareroot Saplings.
    • Max. Height: 25m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £46.80  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  6. Betula pendula

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Native. Prefers damp soil.
    • Silver-white Bark. Small diamond leaves.
    • Other Sizes: Bareroot Saplings.
    • Max. Height: 20m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-April
    From £46.80  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  7. Betula utilis jacquemontii Snow Queen

    AKA Doorenbos
    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Final height/spread: 7 x 3.5 m
    • Foliage: deciduous, green
    • Soil: well drained
    • Use: avenue, specimen, woodland, small garden
    • Features: white peeling bark, spring catkins, autumn leaf colour
    From £69.60  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  8. Prunus cerasifera Nigra

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Final height/spread: 8m x 6m
    • Foliage: deciduous, deep purple
    • Features: spring blossom, richly coloured foliage
    • Soil: well drained
    • Native: no
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  9. Prunus 'Accolade'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Early flowering.
    • Suitable for small gardens.
    • Pink blossom.
    • Max. Height: 6m
    • RHS AGM
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  10. Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Winter flowering cherry.
    • Narrow, slender tree. Casts light shade.
    • White blossom.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  11. Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Winter flowering cherry.
    • Narrow, slender tree. Casts light shade.
    • Pale pink blossom.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  12. Prunus sargentii

    6/8cm, 8/10cm & Half Standard Trees
    • Large, spreading tree.
    • Red-bronze young leaves.
    • Superb autumn colour.
    • Pink blossom.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Max. Height: 19m
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  13. Prunus Shirofugen

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Wide spreading tree.
    • Late flowering.
    • Pink-White blossom.
    • Max. Height: 8m
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  14. Prunus Shirotae

    Half Standard Trees
    • Final height/spread: 6m x 6m
    • Foliage: deciduous, amber autumn leaves,
    • Use: specimen
    • Features: scented white spring blossom, great spreading shape
    • Soil: well drained
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  15. Prunus hillieri Spire

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Very upright - ideal in small gardens
    • Small, soft pink single flowers in April with red eyes
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Max. Height: 6m
    • Bareroot Delivery: Oct-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  16. Cotoneaster watereri Cornubia

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Edible fruit.
    • Red berries are held into late winter.
    • Semi-evergreen.
    • Max. Height: 6 metres.
    • Bareroot delivery only: Nov-Mar
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  17. Malus 'Butterball'

    Half Standard Trees
    • Final height/spread: 5m x 5m
    • Foliage: deciduous
    • Use: specimen
    • Features: white spring blossom, yellow-orange crab apples
    • Gold autumn colour.
    • Max. Height: 6m
    • Soil: well drained
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Oct-Mar.
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  18. Malus coronaria Charlottae

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • American. Pink buds & White, violet scented flowers & fruit.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  19. Malus x moerlandsii

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Purple young leaves & fruit, pink flowers. V. disease resistant.
    • Max. Height: 7m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  20. Malus sylvestris 'Evereste'

    6/8cm, 8/10cm & Half Standard Trees
    • Native. Pink buds, white flowers, orange fruit.
    • Gold autumn colour.
    • Max. Height: 6m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Oct-Mar.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  21. Malus sylvestris 'Golden Hornet'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Native. White-pink flowers, bright yellow fruit.
    • One of the two best orchard pollinators.
    • Max. Height: 8m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  22. Malus × atrosanguinea Gorgeous

    Half Standard Trees
    • Final height/spread: 4m x 3m
    • Foliage: deciduous
    • Soil: well drained
    • Use: ornamental, specimen, culinary
    • Features: blush pink/white flowers, red fruits
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  23. Malus hupehensis

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • China. White-pink flowers, red fruit
    • Won't pollinate other apple trees.
    • Max. Height: 8m
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  24. Malus John Downie

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Native. Large orange-yellow fruit are best for jam, jelly etc.
    • One of the two best orchard pollinators.
    • Max. Height: 7-8m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  25. Malus × moerlandsii Liset

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Holland. Deep red buds & fruit, lighter red flowers. Purple young leaves.
    • Max. Height: 6-8m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  26. Malus x magdeburgensis

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Germany. Bright red buds, big pale pink flowers.
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  27. Malus × moerlandsii Profusion

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • American. Masses of red flowers, blood red fruit. Copper young leaves.
    • Max. Height: 8m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  28. Malus Red Glow

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Pink flowers, red fruit, good size for cooking. Purple young leaves.
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  29. Malus robusta 'Red Sentinel'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Asian. Pink flowers, fading to white. Red fruit is held on the branches.
    • Sharp flavour when used as jelly etc.
    • Max. Height: 7m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Apr.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  30. Malus Royalty

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Canadian. Pink flowers, deep red fruit. Purple leaves, red in autumn.
    • Max. Height: 6m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Apr.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  31. Malus 'Rudolph'

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Canada. Purple leaves, purple-red flowers, red fruit. Upright tree.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 7m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  32. Malus tschonoskii

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Japan. Upright "pillar" habit.
    • Exceptional autumn colour
    • Max. Height: 12m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £43.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  33. Malus × scheideckeri Red Jade

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Pink buds, pure white flowers. Little red fruits hang on branches into winter.
    • Max. Height: 4m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Oct-Apr.
    From £34.49  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  34. Acer negundo Flamingo

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • A maple, not really an elder.
    • Green leaves with cream margin & pink tinge.
    • Any soil except chalk.
    • Sizes: Standards only.
    • Max. Height: 10-20m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  35. Abies koreana

    15-30cms Sapling Trees
    • Evergreen conifer, straight trunk.
    • Good screening tree.
    • Max. Height: 15m
    • Dislikes urban pollution.
    • RHS AGM
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £4.32  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  36. Corylus avellana Contorta

    • Final Height/Spread: 4x4m
    • Foliage: Deciduous, green
    • Soil: Moist, well drained
    • Native: Yes
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Uses: Small garden, specimen tree
    • Features: Contorted branches, long yellow catkins
    From £15.60  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  37. Corylus avellana

    • Final Height/Spread: 4x4m
    • Foliage: Deciduous, dark purple
    • Soil: Moist, well drained
    • Native: Yes
    • RHS AGM: Yes
    • Uses: Small garden, specimen tree
    • Features: Contorted branches, red-purple catkins
    From £26.40  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  38. Laburnum × watereri Vossii

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Long strings of yellow flowers.
    • Any soil with decent drainage.
    • Max Height 9m
    • Bareroot delivery only.
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  39. Acer griseum

    120-150cm Big Sapling Trees
    • Chinese. Well drained soil.
    • Peeling Bark. Colourful leaves.
    • Other Sizes: Bareroot Saplings.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £35.94  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  40. Acer davidii 'George Forrest'

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Chinese. Moist soils. Sheltered sites.
    • Striking green bark.
    • Max. Height: 15m
    • RHS AGM
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  41. Acer pensylvanicum

    8/10cm Standard Trees
    • American. Moist, acid soils.
    • Small, bushy, upright tree. Striking young bark.
    • Max. Height: 8m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £97.20  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  42. Pyrus calleryana Chanticleer

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Excellent foliage tree.
    • Any soil with decent drainage.
    • Max Height 10m
    • Easy to shape
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  43. Pyrus salicifolia Pendula

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Small, round, weeping tree.
    • Ideal for lawn planting.
    • Sizes: Standards only.
    • Max. Height: 3-6m
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  44. Sorbus aucuparia Cardinal Royal

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Tidy, upright tree. Bright red berries.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 12m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  45. Sorbus aucuparia Edulis

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Large leaves. Big red berries are the best for cooking.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 11m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  46. Sorbus hupehensis

    Half Standard Trees
    • Chinese Rowan.
    • Tidy, upright tree. Bluish leaves, white/pink fruit, red autumn colour.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  47. Sorbus aucuparia Joseph Rock

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Tidy, upright tree. Pale green leaves. Golden yellow berries. Exciting autumn colours.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  48. Sorbus cashmiriana

    Half Standard Trees
    • Indian. Pink flowers & big white berries. Autumn colour, red leaf buds.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  49. Sorbus aucuparia Sheerwater Seedling

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Upright, compact tree. White flowers. Bright red berries. Great autumn colour.
    • Sizes: Big standard trees only.
    • Max. Height: 9m
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  50. Sorbus aucuparia Sunshine

    6/8cm Standard Trees
    • Upright, compact tree. Dark green leaves
    • Golden yellow berries. Great autumn colour.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £66.00  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  51. Sorbus vilmorinii

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • White flowers & big white berries. Autumn colour, red leaf buds.
    • Crimson berries fading to white
    • Max. Height: 4m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  52. Sorbus aucuparia

    6/8 & 8/10cm Standard Trees
    • Wild, seed grown.
    • Native. White flowers in June & red berries.
    • Max. Height: 10m
    • Bareroot Delivery Oct-Mar.
    From £41.39  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  53. Salix babylonica tortuosa

    60-120cms Sapling Trees
    • Chinese. Corkscrew branches. Loves wet sites.
    • Sizes: Saplings only.
    • Good screening tree, ornamental in winter.
    • Max. Height: 9-15m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £4.38  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

  54. Salix elaeagnos / rosmarinifolia

    60-80cms Sapling Trees
    • European. Shrubby. Loves wet sites. Ideal for the coast.
    • Sizes: Saplings Only.
    • Good windbreak / screening.
    • RHS Award of Garden Merit
    • Max. Height: 4m
    • Bareroot Delivery Only: Nov-Mar.
    From £2.34  Inc VAT

    OUT OF STOCK - SOLD OUT UNTIL AUTUMN 2021

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