Trees at Insole Court

Insole Court has a number of notable trees, including some Wales and Glamorgan Champions. These are shown in the following table, which can be sorted on botanical name or common name by clicking on the Name or Common Name heading.

Name Common Name Origin Status Location   OS Grid Tag Place Event Waypoint
Cedrus libani Cedar of Lebanon Asia Minor and Syria Glamorgan Champion 2005 South of the house ST 15035 77670   Insole Court   184
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese red cedar Japan   East boundary of Iris Garden ST 15112 77675   Insole Court   576
Eriobotrya japonica Loquat China and Japan Wales Champion 2017 North end of car park ST 15006 77905   Insole Court   508
Fagus sylvatica f. purpurea Copper beech Europe   Rock Garden, east end ST 15059 77656   Insole Court   516
Fagus sylvatica 'Riversii' Rivers Purple beech Garden origin   West edge of Cedar Lawn, east ST 15001 77651   Insole Court   572
Ginkgo biloba Maidenhair tree China   West of the house ST 15018 77709   Insole Court   574
Liquidambar styraciflua Sweet gum East USA to Nicaragua Glamorgan Champion 2017 Croquet Lawn, west side ST 15073 77706   Insole Court   517
Luma apiculata Chilean myrtle S. Andes Wales Champion 2005 House rear terrace ST 15056 77713   Insole Court   514
Magnolia denudata Yulan China Rare Cedar Lawn, beside summerhouse ST 14992 77687   Insole Court   579
Magnolia kobus Kobushi Japan Rather rare North end of car park ST 14986 77904   Insole Court   509
Pinus densiflora Japanese red pine Japan Rather rare Wales Champion 2022 North end of car park ST 14984 77904   Insole Court   857
Rhododendron augustinii 'Electra' Rhododendron 'Electra' Garden origin   In the Rock Garden ST 15035 77644   Insole Court   511
Sophora tetraptera Kowhai New Zealand Rare Wales Champion 2017 East of house ST 15070 77727   Insole Court   510
Stuartia pseudocamellia Deciduous camellia Japan Rather rare West end of Rock Garden ST 15010 77635   Insole Court   539
X Cupressocyparis leylandii 'Castlewellan Gold' Castlewellan Gold Leyland cypress Garden origin Wales Champion 2017 West side of house by path ST 15014 77705   Insole Court   515
Xanthocyparis nootkatensis 'Pendula' Weeping Nootka cypress Garden origin   South west of the house ST 15016 77671   Insole Court   580

The history of Insole Court