Leaves of a multi-stemmed 'Gingerbread' acer turning bronze-red in autumn

Trees for year-round interest

Discover trees that look good in more than one season with the help of our guide.

When choosing a tree for your garden, it makes sense to opt for a variety that will look good in more than one season.

Some trees provide gorgeous spring blossom, spectacular autumn colour, attractive berries or fruits, interesting bark or a striking silhouette. The best combine two or more of these key attributes, providing interest at different times of the year. If you have a small space, there are plenty of trees for small gardens. If you’re looking for a bit of extra privacy, check out our recommended screening trees.

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