Posts Tagged ‘native trees’

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.

Which trees and hedging are best for Autumn inspiration?

Autumn.  It’s awesome, isn’t it?  Cool and damp – perfect conditions for root growth and the best way to herald in the bare root planting season.  With your Autumn planting boots on and a fresh vigour for planting, make way for some perfect picks for your Trees and Hedging shopping barrow this month.

Planting trees and hedging with berries: A boost for birds, animals and insects

If you’ve spotted hedgerows and trees festooned with berries, it’s a clear sign that we’re embracing Autumn.  Hedges, trees, shrubs and birds with a penchant for a berry have mutual dependence on each other for survival – the one to send its seeds far and wide, the other to feed itself and family throughout the […]

Choosing trees and hedging | Where do I start?

Trees and hedging options are limitless – they provide a backdrop, a boundary, a statement, a canopy, a habitat, a natural link.  And that’s without even considering all their health benefits and the sheer beauty of a well-planted hedge or their flowers, berries and ever-changing foliage.  So, what should you think about when deciding to plant?

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.