Posts Tagged ‘countryside’

How to care for your newly planted trees and hedging

Beyond the bare root season, we should now be thinking about the care and maintenance of any newly planted trees and hedging.  As specialist suppliers of trees and hedging, we’ve pulled together a handy Tree Care Checklist to help you ensure your young plants thrive and flourish this season and for many more to come.

Grown in Britain – we are, are you?!

Into 2016, we continue to support the work of the Grown in Britain campaign. We’re flying the flag for growing, sourcing and planting of trees and hedging from British reputable growers and suppliers.  It’s just as important  a consideration for your own gardens as it is for forestry, woodland, farming and landowners. 

Get the Bee basics this Summer: Bee-friendly Plants

Hedgerows, gardens and green open spaces create havens for bees, butterflies and insects and create a myriad of beauty and flower interest for us, too!  Find out more in our bee-blog this month. Ready to bee-gin?  

Thank you for supporting FACE charity with your plant purchases

On the back of another successful bare root season, we’ve not just been promoting planting, improving our environment and fuelling the green lungs of the planet, we’ve also been giving direct support to our nominated Charity Partner, FACE Farming and Countryside Education.  

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.