Mounds of green centrally striped foliage with orange tinted creamy margins from autumn through winter and fading to a lighter creamy yellow variegation during spring and summer. Sun or part shade. Soil not too wet. Height; 30cm – 50cm.Pot size: 2 LitreHow many plants will I need? 3 - 5 Pl..
Corylus avellana is a popular species for hedging due to its fast growth rate, dense foliage, and attractive appearance. When planted as a hedge, European hazelnut can grow up to 6-8 feet tall and wide, providing an effective barrier for privacy or wind protection.The species is also hardy and can t..
Our most common hedgerow species. Hawthorn, Whitethorn, or ‘Sceach gheal’ in Irish, it goes under many names and is one of our most important native hedgerow species. It makes a fantastic neat deciduous hedge as it clips well but can also be left to grow. Crataegus monogyna is easily recognisable in..
Adaptable, vigorous evergreen shrub with silvery grey-green leaves. Elaeagnus x ebbingei makes one of the best coastal hedges and is considered a front line coastal shrub. The dense bushy habit also makes it an ideal evergreen hedge for inland gardens. Insignificant but highly scented flowers appear..
Sometimes known as Spindleberry or burning bush, Euonymus europaeus is native to Ireland. It usually grows tall and narrow, although given enough space it can reach more than 5m high and wide. Often planted as part of a hedgerow but its many cultivars are becoming common in gardens. In Summer it has..
Perfect option for a lovely, dense dwarf evergreen hedge. A great alternative to box hedging. And is becoming very popular in areas suffering with blight.Nice chunky little plants at 15/20cm in a 6 Plant multi pack enough for 1 linear metre of dwarf hedge in one pack at optimum spacing...
A fantastic looking hedge when it reaches maturity, slower growing but worth the wait for this beautiful deep purple leaved hedge that turns a stunning copper colour in the winter, retaining a good proportion of it’s leaves to ensure some winter cover. Not suitable for heavy or water logged so..
Beech hedging is a deciduous hedge plant that provides all year screening and colour. Beech hedge plants can form dense hedges that are easily maintained and only need pruning once annually. Beech leaves turn brown in autumn, but are retained for winter months. This enhances its winter appearance an..
A popular hedge here in Ireland and known as Kapuka in New Zealand, where it originates. Griselinia makes a fast, dense and reliable evergreen coastal hedge. It takes clipping extremely well and can be kept very neat if required. Its soft lime green leaves belie is coastal hardiness. It will grow in..
A member of the honeysuckle family and better known in North America, where it is sometimes called Crape Myrtle of the North, or Seven Son Flower. The scented, creamy white flowers fall with the first frosts but their calyxes remain, turning pink before darkening to burgundy. Butterflies love heptac..
Privet hedges are popular as hedging borders for gardens. Green Privet Hedging is often used for formal landscaping as easily maintained and shaped. Fast growing and evergreen, Green Privet can shed leaves during a very cold winter. The Golden Privet Hedging can be planted in any soil condition..
Everyone likes a bit of colour and Photinia Red Robin does not disappoint: a large, dense, evergreen shrub with glossy green and purple-red foliage. Makes an excellent specimen on its own but is most often planted as a hedge. The fresh growth can be anywhere between dark to bright red and can be a w..
Ideal shrub if you require a strong growing, evergreen hedge or screen. Spikes of small white flowers appear mid-spring, succeeded by small black berries, which are not edible. An evergreen, dense shrub with large glossy, deep-green leaves.For hedging, plant at 600mm apart.Plant Size: 40-60cm, 1-2 b..
Grown as a TreeA large evergreen shrub or small tree, a relatively slow growing form with good bushy foliage of glossy dark green leaves on red stems. Spikes of small fragrant white flowers appear in late Spring on unclipped plants. Eventually, makes a dense conical tree if left unpruned.Grown as a ..
Forever Goldy Arborvitae is a heat-tolerant gem for borders, large containers, or formal hedges. It keeps its cone-like shape without pruning, too. Thuja '4EVER' has slightly drooping needles that rarely shed, and in autimn the stems turn red as foliage takes on orange tones. Reddish bark remains th..
Medium-size conifer with dense crown and a narrow pyramidal growth habit, 10 - 15 m tall. A tree with a height of 10 m is not much wider than 2.5 m. The bark is reddish brown and peeling off in long strips. The flattened, highly branched young twigs are green first, later turning orange-brown. The s..
Guelder Rose Hedging plants – Viburnum opulus are very popular flowering hedging plant included in native hedgerowsThey are planted in native hedges, usually mixed with Whitethorn Hedging, Hazel, Holly and Spindle.They are a deciduous plant with a shiny reddish brown bark.Leaves are broad and lobed ..