Prunus maackii "Amber Beauty"
This medium-sized tree is characterized by its semi-transparent crown and its striking golden-brown, peeling bark and branches. The leaves are finely serrated, narrow oval and have a pointed tip. This decorative tree is a good bee for bees and a good food tree for birds. Prunus "Maackii" is mainly used in streets, avenues, parks, squares and private gardens.
Platanus x acerifolia
This large deciduous tree can be recognized by its upright rounded shape and large, maple-like light green leaves. In winter we recognize it best by its graceful, flaking bark. This plane tree blooms in April and May with inconspicuous yellow male flowers and small red female flowers, followed later in the fall by spiky spherical brown fruits.
Another interesting type of Prunus is the Prunus serrula. This small tree can be recognized by its red-brown barking bark. The tree has a round semi-open crown with irregular growth and lance-shaped leaves. Prunus serrula is also a decorative tree in autumn because of the red autumn color of the leaves. This tree blooms again in the months of April-May with fairly inconspicuous cream-white flowers. The maximum height of this graceful tree is about 6-8 m. It is mainly used in avenues, streets, parks and gardens. The Prunus serrula does not tolerate hard surfaces.
Acer conspicuum "Red Flamingo"
A smaller species of Maple is this Acer conspicuum "Red Flamingo". It can be recognized by the brightly colored leaves with pink and white shades with green spots. In winter we recognize it by its graceful red branches. The Acer conspicuum "Red Flamingo" grows rather compactly to a height of up to 3 meters.
In terms of location, this Maple requires a slightly sheltered spot in the sun / partial shade in a well-drained, moist soil. This small tree / shrub is mainly used as an architectural plant or solitary in a small city park or small garden. Acer conspicuum "Red Flamingo" requires little maintenance.
The Pseudocydonia sinensis, also known as the Chinese quince, is a very decorative fruit tree from China. His bark has a very impressive drawing with large orange and yellow spots under the loose plates of the bark. At adult height, this tree grows 5 to 6 m high and 4 m wide. In autumn, the leaves of this tree also turn a beautiful red and surprise in April / May with its pink bloom. Pseudocydonia sinensis is very hardy but requires a rich, well-drained soil in a spot in the sun.