Planting Woodland in 3 steps: Plan, Plant and Aftercare

If you’re creating an amenity landscape feature or a new habitat for wildlife, you have to agree – wood, is good.  A woodland, once established, can create a screen to mask any eyesore, building or neighbour.  It can link land or other wooded areas; it can provide shelter and a windbreak to increase crop productivity.  […]

Plant a prickly hedge: Nature’s best defence against garden crime

There’s no escaping it. Garden crime is on the increase, with thieves targeting rear gardens, sheds, garden furniture, features and even plants themselves. It’s time to tackle the thorny issue and fight back – nature has the best defence against garden crime: PLANT A PRICKLY HEDGE.

Thundersnow? Protect young plants in any winter conditions

Brace yourselves. Thundersnow is imminent. A weatherbomb is upon us. Batten down the hatches – there’s a lightning blizzard on its way. All scary headlines, but the bottom line for your young plants, trees and hedging in the winter is to minimise damage by choosing the right plants in the first place and being prepared. […]

A year in trees and hedging 2016

A year of trees and hedging flies by, right? One minute your heeling in, rolling up your sleeves and planting, the next you’re trimming, thinning and waiting for the new shoots to appear.  So we thought we’d take you through a whistle-stop month-by-month review of our year together.   Who’s looking forward to 2017?! We […]

Begin your bare root season’s journey with us

As we brace ourselves for our seventh bare root season online (and a couple of decades prior as a wholesale supplier of trees and hedging), we thought we’d walk you through a Bareroot Customer’s Journey.  You’ll have your own bare root preparations to consider first: why are you planting, what will you plant, how many […]