Bareroot hedging trees and plants

Bareroot Hedge Plants

 

ahedge_000Bareroot hedge plants and young hedge trees are available from Cleeve Nursery during the winter months.

This can be a relatively inexpensive way to grow a natural hedge barrier.

All our bareroot hedge tress and plants are British grown and most are very benificial to wildlife too.

 

Beech Hedge Plants

 

beechBeech hedge plants and young beech trees are one of the most popular hedge plants.

These are available from early November through till late February. [After this we generally have pot grown beech hedge plants from our own nursery].

Bareroot beech hedge plants are 60-90cm high and have excellent root systems for good and rapid establishment.

Beech makes and excellent dense hedge that is easily managed and when regularly clipped the old leaves cover the hedge in winter with golden brown leaves.

As with all our bareroot hedge plants, it is advisable to pre-order these during the summer and autumn.

 

British Native Hedge Plants

 

AnathedgeBritish grown native hedge plants are available from early November through till late February.

These are either sold as individual species or as mixed bunches of several species for an instant wildlife friendly hedge.

Most bareroot hedge plants are 60-90cm high and have excellent root systems for good and rapid establishment.

Included in this range are hawthorn[‘quickthorn’], blackthorn, hazelnut, field maple, hornbeam and beech.

Read out more about Native Hedge Plants here.

Cherry laurel

 

aalaurelCherry laurel is one of the most popular bareroot hedge plants. It rapidly provides a dense screen and is easily controlled by annual pruning.

Bareroot laurel hedge plants are 60-90cm high and have excellent root systems for good and rapid establishment.

As with all our bareroot hedge plants, it is advisable to pre-order these during the summer and autumn but we also grow laurel hedge plants in pots and as extra large screening hedge plants in our own nursery and these are available for planting throughout much of the year.

 

Yew and Box Hedges

 

ayewYew and Box hedge plants probably provide the best long term low maintenance hedge of all.

They are regarded as slow growing but, when kept well fed, watered and free of weeds, they grow at a very acceptable rate to form the best long living hedge of all.

Bareroot yew and box hedge plants are 45-60cm high and have superb root systems for good and rapid establishment.

As with all our bareroot hedge plants, it is advisable to pre-order yew hedge plants and box hedge plants during the summer and autumn. However, we invariably have pot grown yew and box plants all year round.

 

Hedge Care

 

hedge, shears, clippers, cleeve nursery, bristolHedges need regular maintenance to keep them dense and looking good.
Feeding is important and we find that slow release complete fertilsers such as Vitax Q4 or Fish blood and bonemeal produce great results.
We also stock a complete range of hedge shears, loppers, secateurs and pruners