Woodland Plant List

Woodland Plant List

The woodland is home to many mature deciduous trees such as Sycamore, Ash, Beech, Oak and Horse Chestnut. Newly planted trees, shrubs ferns and grasses planted under and amongst these mature trees include:
Pinus wallichiana; Ilex crenata; Dryopteris filix-mas; Blechnum spicant; Eucryphia cordifolia; Aucuba japonica;
Cryptomeria japonica, Castanea sativa, Fagus sylvatica, Prunus lusitanica; Prunus laurocerasus; Fatsia japonica;
Buxus sempervirens; Ginko biloba ‘Menhir’; Quercus ilex; Drimys winteri; Carex oshimensis ‘Everlime’;
Osmunda regalis; Semiarundinaria fastuosa; Davidia involucrata; Pinus sylvestris;
these provide interest in the woodlands all year round.

MONTH BY MONTH PLANTS OF SPECIAL INTEREST
JANUARY

Helleborus niger; Hamamelis x intermedia; Aucuba japonica; Ilex aquifolium ‘Harpune’; Helleborus orientalis

FEBRUARY

Helleborus niger; Hamamelis x intermedia; Helleborus orientalis

MARCH

Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’; Helleborus orientalis

APRIL

Prunus ‘Tai-Haku’; Pieris japonica ‘Forest Flame’; Dicentra spectabilis ‘Bleeding Heart’; Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’; Quillaja saponaria; Helleborus orientalis; Azalea ‘Stewartsonian’

MAY

Pieris japonica ‘Forest Flame’; Dicentra spectabilis ‘Bleeding Heart’; Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum ‘Mariesii’; Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’; Drimys winterii; Quillaja saponaria; Primula japonica; Azalea ‘Stewartsonian’

JUNE

Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’; Drimys winterii

JULY

Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’; Rodgersia aesculifolia; Eucryphia cordifolia; Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora; Rosa rugosa

AUGUST

Anemone japonica ‘Honorine Jobert’; Potentilla ‘Gibson’s Scarlet’; Liriope muscari Hydrangea serrata ‘Maiko’; Eucryphia cordifolia; Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’; Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora; Rosa rugosa

SEPTEMBER

Anemone japonica ‘Honorine Jobert’; Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’; Liriope muscari Aucuba japonica; Eucryphia cordifolia; Hydrangea serrata ‘Maiko’; Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora; Saxifraga fortunei; Rosa rugosa

OCTOBER

Anemone japonica ‘Honorine Jobert’; Liriope muscari; Aucuba japonica; Hydrangea serrata ‘Maiko’; Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’;japonica; Saxifraga fortunei

NOVEMBER

Liriope muscari; Aucuba japonica; Ilex aquifolium ‘Harpune’; Fatsia japonica;Saxifraga fortunei

DECEMBER

Hamamelis x intermedia; Aucuba japonica; Ilex aquifolium ‘Harpune’; Helleborus orientalis; Saxifraga fortunei