Arboretum:

The following trees can be viewed at Blandford Manor:

Note: The flowering times of our plants can be viewed in ‘The Gardens’ section

Common Name Alternate Common Name Latin Name Native to
1 Syringa Chinaberry Melia azedarach India, China, Australia
2 Chinese Hackberry Chinese Stinkwood Celtis Sinensis China / Japan
3 Mulberry – white Morus alba China
4 Mulberry – weeping Morus alba – weeping var. China
5 Chinese Maple – green Paperbark Maple Acer griseum China
6 Chinese Maple Acer Buergemanum China / Japan
7 Japanese Maple – red Acer palmatum Japan
8 Loquat tree Japanese medlar Eriobotrya japonica Southeast China
9 Camphor tree Cinnamomum camphora Taiwan, Japan, China
10 Chinese or Lacebark Elm Ulmus parvifolia China Japan
11 Bamboo giant Poaceae, Bambusoideae China
12 Glossy Privet Chinese Privet Ligustrum lucidum Tricolour China
13 Orchid Tree Camel’s foot Bauhinia variegata Asia
14 Maidenhair Tree Ginkgo biloba China
15 Pride of India – pink Lagerstroemia Indica Rose Pink China
16 Pride of India – white Lagerstroemia Indica White China
17 Weeping Willow Tree Peking Willow Salix babylonica China
18 Flowering Cherry Kanzan Prunus serrulata Japan
19 Chinese Holly Grape Mahonia Bealei China
20 Tree of Heaven Ailanthus altissima China
21 Dwarf Umbrella Tree. Schefflera arboricola Taiwan
22 Simon’s Poplar Populus simonii NE Asia
23 Green Ischau or Genoa Fig Tree Ficus Carica South West Asia
24 Rice Paper tree Tetrapanax papyriferus Asia
25 Pride of India Queen’s Crape-myrtle Lagerstroemia speciosa S. Asia
26 Red leafed flowering plum Prunus Prunus Cerasifera Nigra W Asia
27 Bristle tipped Oak Quercus Acutissima Serrata E Asia
28 Quince Cydonia oblonga Asia – Caucasus
29 Flowering Crab Apple Malus N Hemisphere
30 Silver Birch Betula pendula Europe
31 European nettle tree European Stinkwood Celtis Australis European
32 Wild cherry Sweet Cherry Prunus avium Europe, NW Africa
33 Silver Leaf Poplar Populus alba Europe, Central Asia
34 Lombardy Poplar Populus nigra (Italica) Europe
35 English Oak Quercus robur Europe
36 Chaste Tree Vitex Agnes-Castus Purpurea Europe
37 Oliva tree olea europea European
38 London Plane Platanus × acerifolia Spain
39 Carob Tree Ceratonia siliqua Mediterranean
40 Bay Tree Bay Laurel Laurus nobilis Mediterranean
41 Cork oak Quercus suber Mediterranean
42 Coral Tree Flame tree Erythrina Worldwide
43 Silk Floss tree incorrect name Kapok Tree Ceiba speciosa, formerly Chorisia speciosa S America
44 Queen Palm Syagrus romanzoffiana South America
45 Jackaranda Jacaranda South America
46 Yellow Jackaranda or Rosewood Pride of Bolivia Tipuana tipu South America
47 Balhambra Phytolacca Dioica S America
48 Yellow Trumpetbush Yellow Elder, Ginger-thomas Tecoma stans Bahamas nat flower
49 Savannah Oak Maquilishuat Tabebuia rosea El Salvador National Tree
50 Peruvian Pepper Pepper Tree Schinus molle Peruvian Andes
51 Ant tree Triplaris Americana Central America
52 Leopard tree Caesalpinia ferrea Brazil and Bolivia
53 Captain Cook Pine Norfolk Island Pine Araucaria heterophylla South Pacific Islands
54 Koa tree Acacia Koa Hawaii
55 California Fan Palm Washingtonia filifera USA
56 Mulberry – red Morus rubra East USA
57 Liquid Amber Liquidambar styraciflua Eastern North America
58 Pyramid Tree – white flowering Indian Bean Tree Catalpa Bignonoides E United States
59 Black Locust Robinia Robinia pseudoacacia USA
60 American Chestnut Castanea dentata North America
61 Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora ???? USA
62 Eastern cottonwood Populus Canadensis Populus deltoides E United States
63 Pin Oak Swamp Spanish oak Quercus palustris Eastern USA
64 White American Ash Fraxinus Americana N America
65 Tulip tree Liriodendrum Tulipifera USA
66 Box Alder Acer Negundo N America
67 Leyland Cypress Cupressocyparis leylandii North America
68 Gum (Eucalyptus) Tree Eucalyptus Australia
69 Australian Blackwood Sally Wattle or Hickory Acacia melanoxylon Eastern Australia
70 Bottle brush (weeping) Callistemon viminalis Australia
71 Bottle brush (tall) Callistemon citrinus Australia
72 Kurrajong Brachychiton populneus Australia
73 Australian Frangipani Hymenosporum Flavum Australia
74 Acacia (Silver Wattle) Acacia Dealbata Australia
75 Silver Gum Tree Silver-leaved Mountain Gum Eucalyptus Pulverulante NSW Australia
76 Silky Oak Grevillea robusta East Australia
77 Port Jackson Acacua Saligna W Australia
78 Pine – Whistling Cassowary Casuarina Australasia
79 Cabbage Tree (NZ) Cordyline Australis New Zealand
80 Titoki New Zealand Ash or Oak Alectryon Exelsus New Zealand
81 Large dicksonia Tree Fern Dicksonia Antartica New Zealand
82 Tree Wistaria Bolusanthus Speciosus Indig.
83 White Stinkwood Celtis Africana Indig
84 Sweet thorn Soetdoring Acacia karroo Indig.
85 Karee Tree African Sumac Searsia (Rhus) lancea Indig. SA386
86 False Thorn Albizia forbesii Indig.
87 Cabbage tree Cussonia spicata Indig.
88 Highveld Cabbage tree Cussonia Paniculata Indig.
89 Wild Banana tree Giant White Bird of Paradise Strelitzia nicolai Indig. E. South Africa
90 Bush Willow Combretum Zeyheri Indig.
91 Forest Bushwillow Combretum Kraussii Indig SA540
92 Cape Chestnut Calodendrum Capense Indig. Cape SA256
93 Henkels Yellowwood Podocarpus Henkelii Indig – Cape  SA 17
94 Fine Leaf Ironwood Chionanthus Foveolata Indig.
95 Natal Bottlebrush Greyia Sutherlandii Indig SA446
96 Pink Wild Pear Dombeya burgessaie Indig – KZN
97 Broadleaf Coral Tree Erythrina Latissima Indig SA 244
98 Protea Magnifica Protea Magnifica x Susannae Indig
99 L Salignum x Laureoleum Leucospermum x Safari Sunset Indig
100 Wild Laburnum Calpurnia Aurea Indig
101 Cheesewood – Kassia Pittosporum Viridi Floroum Indig
102 Wild Peach Kiggeleria Afrikana Indig
103 Red Alder Cunonia Capensis Indig
104 Pompom tree Dais Cottinifolia Indig
105 Umzimbeet Millettia Grandis Indig  SA 227
106 Velvet Bushwillow Combretum Molle Indig  SA 537
107 Wild Olive Olea europea subsp. africana Indig
108 Fire-thorn karree Common wild currant Searsia (Rhus) pyroides ? Indig
109 Weeping Boerbean Tree Fuchsia Schotia brachypetala Indig
110 candelabra tree peanut butter cassia Senna didymobotrya Indig
111 Cape Silver Willow Salix Mucronata Indig
112 Wild Plum Harpephyllum caffrum Indig SA 455
113 Lavendar Tree Heteropyxis natalensis Harvey Indig SA 362
114 Cape Ash Essenhout Ekebergia Capensis Indig SA 298
115 Christmas Bells Wild Gardenia Rothmannia Capensis Indig SA693
116 Hairy rock Fig Ficus Glumosa Indig
117 Rock Splitter Fig Indig
118 Red leaved Rock fig Ficus Ingens indig SA 55
119 Polygala indig
120 Indigofera indig
121 Bauhunia tomentosa indig