Cell grown plants: Explained

Available all year round, our cell grown plants really come into their own at this time of year.  If you can plan and plant in the bare root season, bare root plants are still the more cost-effective option – but what if you’re eager to plant now?  You still can, thanks to the availability of […]

Perfect plants for paddocks and pastures: Horse-friendly hedging and Trees

As if all the other benefits of trees and hedging to the landscape aren’t already enough, they’re a godsend to horses, too!  In amongst the hedgerows is also a good source of forage for them and can provide variety in their diet… but be careful what you plant as some can be harmful.

What really determines the bare root season?

Throughout the horticultural and landscaping industry, we’re always referring to the “bare root season” – that hive of activity in growing and planting that starts in late Autumn and finishes in the Spring – anywhere between November to late April. But what really is the “bare root season”?

The perfect plants for coastal areas

Your trees and hedging plants survive a myriad of hardships thrown at them by our UK weather conditions.  But, when planting in coastal areas, you have a whole host of other considerations to expect, too.  Don’t be put off though, we’ve got the perfect plants to help!

UK trees and hedging specialist selected as main distributor of Tubex tree protection products

  Lincolnshire-based British Hardwood Tree Nursery Limited will be one of only five authorised distributors of Tubex tree protection products from July 2014. Tubex is the UK’s leading producer of tree shelters to enhance growth of young plants and protect plants from bark-stripping and browsing animals.  Their tubes, shelters, guards and meshes are widely used by estate […]