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Exclusive NEW Cercis!

Introducing two fantastic new Cercis for your garden exclusively from Treetyme. Imagine a plant with red, pink, green and white leaves all at the same time preceded by rich pink flowers. This is Carolina Sweetheart. Alley Cat has pink flowers in the spring followed by green leaves which appear splashed white. Both are well suited […]

Lots to see on our website…

The Treetyme website is now open and running for you to view and see all the best new and older cultivars of Cercis that are available in Europe. For 2016 we can offer the brand new variety Cercis canadensis Pink Pom Poms which is unique in having big double flowers and glossy green foliage. Truly […]

To feed Cercis, or not?

There are some in the plant world who suggest that Cercis should never receive fertiliser. This is based on the assumption that because they are members of the ‘Legume’ family this would damage the root nodules and prevent development of this small tree. However Cercis do not have have the ability to fix nitrogen as […]

Wrong information…

It is not hard to find many myths regarding the growing of Cercis and in spite of Treetyme giving out information the same ones seem to repeat regularly. So here are 3 points of clarification:   Firstly in the UK Cercis are best not to be used as shade trees. This is ok when grown […]

The new website is here!

At last!!– Treetyme has a new enhanced website. Since we started our online business we have wanted to give our customers the very best experience when wanting to find out about Cercis and purchasing their choice of plant. The new website has better pictures, more information, easier browsing, a more logical shopping cart and we […]