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Narre Warren East VIC 3804
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Advanced Trees for heating and cooling

Make your space what you want by creating your own microclimate. By working through a brief series of questions, you can make informed choices and find the perfect trees to compliment your home.

Acer rubrum 'Autumn Red'

Canadian Maple

This Canadian Maple has spectacular leaves that gradually change colour to a magnificent deep red in autumn. This is an beautiful tree for all-year round and one that can provide great shade over north facing windows in summertime. We have big stock available in 50L and 100L containers.

Fraxinus oxycarpa 'Raywoodii'

Claret Ash

A great medium sized tree growing to around 12m tall, Claret Ash is deciduous and offer dappled shade in summer and open light in winter. A good tree for a south postion where light needs to be maximsed in the colder months, or to the north or north west to shelter windows from harsh sun in summer. This tree is a beautiful specimen with small narrow leaves turning deep green in summer to claret colour in autumn, hence its common name. We have good quantities in 50L and 100L containers.

Magnolia grandiflora 'Exmouth'

Bull Bay Magnolia

Bull Bay Magnolia is a beautiful tree best known for it's standard shape and large white flowers. It has large glossy green leaves with furry brown underneath. A number of Magnolias make excellent selections for screening and for establishing wind protection around the home or entertainment area such as around a deck or pool. Ours are looking great at between 1.6 - 4 metres tall.

Cupressocyparis leylandii 'Castlewellan Gold'

Growing up to 30 metres tall depending on position and climate, this is a knock-out specimen for creating wind breaks particularly on large properties and rural areas. 'Castlewellen Gold' is dense and full with fine, golden foliage all year round. New growth appears even more intense. This is one of those selections perfect for channelling breezes around the home or property for effecient cooling during summer but make sure you have the space to install and maintain it. Ours are available in 33cm through 150 litre bags.

Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd'

Place evergreens for wind protection. Thuja is an excellent specimen for this very purpose. This tree is smaller growing than others like Winter Green or its fastigiate counterpart and can be planted together for an instant tight, screening affect. Mid green branchlets weep slightly and its undersides are often a dull grey colour. Known as Green Column Thuja we have excellent supply in 33cm through 150L containers.

Magnolia grandiflora 'Kay Parris'

Place evergreens for wind protection. And this one would do the trick nicely. Magnolia 'Kay Parris' is a great selection with its full habit and compact growth and it remains dense and green all year. This is a popular line with ready stock flying out the door quickly. Talk to us for 40cm, 50L and 100L this summer.

Ginkgo biloba

Maidenhair Tree

A wonderful tree. The oldest species in the world! And makes a great feature with its fan-shaped leaves and smooth, pale trunk. Foliage turns golden in Autumn before it drops. Make a statement with this medium sized tree for oodles of shade in summertime and bare appeal in winter. Ours are looking great this time of year - full and big. Try our 50L stock at over 2m tall!

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'

Golden Robinia

This attractive deciduous tree provides soft filtered shade with its open habitat and pinnate leaf shape. What striking lime green foliage! Lime turns more golden in autumn hence its conmmoname 'Golden Robinia'. This one keeps the summer heat out over summertime as well as cooling costs down. We have good numbers in 50L at over 2m tall.

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