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This page is split into three sections regular hedging / ornamental and forestry conifers bare rooted

The overall measurements stated in the plant descriptions are estimated Plant Sizess 10 years after the plants leave the nursery, and will vary depending on geographical location.

 

Regular Hedging Conifers

Cupressocyparis Leylandii
Cupressocyparis leylandii. *E* Very fast growing conifer, ideal and most commonly used for hedging, can be trimmed or left to grow naturally up to 8m+ overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 2Lt
40/60cm 3Lt
1.2/1.5Mt 10Lt
1.5/1.75Mt 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 18Lt
2.5/3Mt 35Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt
3/3.5Mt 65Lt
3.5Mt+ 65Lt

Cupressocyparis leylandii Castlewellan Gold. *E* Very similar to Leylandii but foliage is golden, is slower growing and more suitable for garden hedges.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 2Lt
40/60cm 3Lt
1.2/1.5Mt 10Lt
1.5/1.75Mt 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 18Lt
2.5/3Mt 35Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt
3/3.5Mt 65Lt
3.5Mt+ 65Lt

THUJA
Thuja plicata. *E* A fast growing bushy conifer with medium green pungent foliage, an ideal hedging or screening conifer.

Plant Sizes

30/40cm 2Lt
40/60cm 3Lt
60/80cm 3Lt
1/1.25Mt_10Lt
1.5/1.75Mt 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 45Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt

Thuja plicata Excelsa *E* As above A fast growing bushy conifer with medium green pungent foliage, an ideal hedging or screening conifer.


Plant Sizes

30/40cm 2Lt
40/60cm 3Lt
60/80cm 3Lt
1/1.25Mt_10Lt
1.5/1.75Mt 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 45Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt

Ornamental Garden Landscape Conifers


Container Size = C
2Lt/ 3Lt / 5Lt /10Lt = the container Size with volume measured in Litres

The overall measurements stated in the plant descriptions are estimated Plant Sizess 10 years after the plants leave the nursery, and will vary depending on geographical location.

ABIES
Abies koreana. *E* Neat conical habit 2.0m, attractive all year round foliage, glossy green on top, whitish beneath, plants bear cones freely on quite young trees.

Plant Sizes

30/40cm 3Lt
40/60cm 10Lt

CEDRUS - Cedar
Cedrus atlantica Glauca. *E* Pyramidal when young, ultimately flat topped with the Branches tending to slope upwards 3.5 by 1.5m, silvery blue foliage.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
100/120cm 10Lt

Cedrus deodara. *E* A stately graceful tree, Broadly pyramidal when young 3.5 by 1.5m, dense pendent BRanches at the tips, foliage varies from light to dark green.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
100/120cm 10Lt

Cedrus Libani. "Lebanon Cedar" *E* Conical when young, later becoming flat topped, with age foliage varies from light to dark green.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
100/120cm 10Lt

CHAMAECYPARIS
Chamaecyparis lawasoniana. *E* "Lawsons Cypress" large conical tree with a dense growth and drooping BRanches, commonly used in hedges and screens although it tends to loose lower BRanches with age, up to 3.0m tall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Allumii. *E* Columnar habit, dense blue green foliage with large flattened sprays, 2.0m overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Allumii Gold. *E* Of compact habit, young foliage tipped with golden yellow, up to 1.8m tall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Columnaris Glauca. *E* Blue densely packed narrow conical conifer with blue grey foliage, up to 3.0m tall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Ellwoodii.
*E* Dwarf compact columnar shape, blue grey foliage, 1.0m tall.

 

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Ellwoodii Gold. *E* Dwarf compact columnar shape, tips of foliage have a yellow tinge, 0.5m overall.

 

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Erecta Viridis. *E* Dense rich green foliage, columnar habit BRoadening with age, 2m+ overall.

 

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Minima Aurea. *E* Dense dwarf conifer, golden foliage, ideal for rockery or flower boarders, 0.5m overall.

 

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Minima Glauca. *E* Dwarf, grey green foliage in erect sprays suitable for rockery or flower boarders, 0.5m overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Minima Obtusa Nana Gracillis.
*E* Dwarf, Bright green shell like sprays for foliage, very slow growing and of dense habit, 0.6m overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis Lawasoniana Pottenii.*E* Makes a Broad column of dense feathery growth, Broadening with age, 1.5m overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis lawasoniana Stardust. *E* BRight yellow foliage tipped Bronze, upright habit, 2m+.

 

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Chamaecyparis pisifera Boulevard. *E* Dense conical blue grey almost metallic foliage with purplish tips in winter, slow growing, very popular in rockerys, up to 1.0m tall 0.9m Broad.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

CUPPRESSUS
Cuppressus Macrocarpa Goldcrest.
*E* Dense column of feathery golden foliage, particularly rich in winter but can be damaged by harsh northern winters, 2.5m overall.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

JUNIPERUS
Juniperus chinensis Stricta. *E* Conical in shape, foliage is silvery blue when young 1.5m.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
75cm+ 10Lt

Juniperus communis Compressa. *E* Dwarf slow growing compact upright habit 0.6m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt

Juniperus communis compressa Hibernica. *E* BRight green upright column of dense slender growth of 2m+.

Plant Sizes

30/40cm 3Lt
40/60cm 7.5Lt

Juniperus horizontalis Blue Carpet. *E* Prostrate conifer with dense growth and rich blue foliage, up to 1.2m spread.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus horizontalis Glauca.*E* Prostrate long slender growth which hugs the ground, steel blue in colour, 1.0m+ spread.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus x media Pfitzerana. *E* Spreading green dense conifer of arching near horizontal growth spreading 1.5m.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus x media Pfitzerana Aurea. *E* Spreading golden tipped foliage in spring and summer, less vigorous than the green form but still grows to 1.3m.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus x media Old Gold. *E* Compact habit, golden foliage turning BRonze in the winter, overall size 1.0m.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus sabina Tamariscifolia. *E* Prostrate habit with BRight green foliage 1.5m.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus squamata Blue Star. *E* Compact low growing dense conifer, silvery blue foliage, spreading to 0.5m.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus Squamata Meyerii. *E* BRight blue foliage, stiff angular BRanches, 1.2m overall.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt

Juniperus virginiana Skyrocket. *E* Upright dense narrow vertical columnar habit of blue grey growth 2.5m+.

Plant Sizes

25/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt
120cm + 15Lt

LARCH
Larch decidua. "European Larch" light green foliage with shoots yellowish or grey 5m+.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
1.75/2Mt 10Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt

Larch leptolepsis. "Japanese Larch" a vigorous tree with reddish shoots in winter, leaves semi evergreen, sea green in colour turning to yellow in the autumn.

Plant Sizes

40/60cm 3Lt
1.75/2Mt 10Lt
2.5/3Mt 65Lt

PICEA
Picea abies Nudiformis. *E* Compact habit, mound forming, with BRight green foliage 0.5m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt

Picea albertiana Conica. *E* Very slow growing compact cone shaped habit with BRight green foliage up to 1.0m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt

Picea pungens Kosterii. *E* "Blue Spruce" a small growing medium conical plant with rich blue foliage 1.5m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt

Picea sitchensis. *E* Sitka Spruce" a large fast growing tree, green foliage with glaucous bands beneath, cones yellowish BRown when young.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt

PINUS
Pinus mugo Mughus. *E* "Mountain Pine" a small tree of dense bushy habit, dark green foliage, rigid and curved up to 1.2m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm 5Lt
40/50cm 10Lt

Pinus nigra Maritima. "Corsican Pine" a more open habit than P. nigra with grey green foliage.

Plant Sizes

40/50cm 3Lt
80/100cm+ 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 65Lt
2/2.5Mt 65Lt
2.5/3Mt 70Lt

Pinus sylvestris. "Scots Pine" tall tree of picturesque nature, grey green or blue green foliage.

Plant Sizes

40/50cm 3Lt
80/100cm+ 10Lt
1.75/2Mt 65Lt
2/2.5Mt 65Lt
2.5/3Mt 70Lt

TAXUS - Yew
Taxus baccata. *E* "Common Yew" is of bushy growth with dark green foliage, very good for hedging but quite slow growing.

Plant Sizes

30/45 2Lt
40/60 3Lt
60/80 10Lt
90/120 20Lt

1.75/2Mt 70Lt

Taxus baccata Elegantissima. *E* "Golden Yew" dense BRoadly upright bush with golden young growth 1.5m.

Plant Sizes

30/45 2Lt
40/60 3Lt
60/80 10Lt
90/120 20Lt

Taxus baccata Fastigiata. *E* Female clone of erect habit forming a dense compact column, dark green foliage.

Plant Sizes

30/45 2Lt
40/60 3Lt
60/80 10Lt
90/120 20Lt

Taxus baccata Summergold. *E* Of low habit with spreading BRanches, yellow foliage in the summer becoming green with a yellow margin, 1.0m spread.

Plant Sizes

30/45 2Lt
40/60 3Lt
60/80 10Lt
90/120 20Lt

THUJA
Thuja occidentalis Rheingold. *E* Dense slow growing conifer with short golden foliage, up to 1.0m.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm  5Lt
40/50cm 10Lt

Thuja plicata Zebrina. *E* Large conical habit, the foliage is banded with creamy yellow.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm  5Lt
40/50cm 10Lt

TSUGA
Tsuga Heterophylla. "Western Hemlock" narrowly oblong leaves having two white bands beneath, fast growing with spreading habit.

Plant Sizes

20/30cm 3Lt
30/40cm  5Lt
40/50cm 10Lt

Bare Rooted Forestry Conifers

All our bare rooted plant material will be a minimum of 2 year old transplanted stock defined as 1+1 with well developed root systems and should not be confused with 1 year seedlings or 1 year undercuts. All plants supplied are wrapped in black polythene bags for freshness. White or co-extruded bags will be charged at cost.

Size i.e. 30/40 is approximate plant sizes on nursery in cm

SPECIFICATION
40/60 cm
60/80 cm
90/120cm

1+0
0+1
1u1
1+1
1+2

IMPERIAL EQUIVALENTS
1 to 2ft.
2 to 2.5ft.
3 to 4 ft.

one year seedling.
one year cutting.
one year seedling undercut.
one year seedling transplanted for 1 year.
one year seedling transplanted for 2 years.


Due to the seasonal nature of the industry bare rooted plants can only be offered from November to March with Cell Grown or cotainerised stock available for planting schemes all year round. 

We shall be pleased to offer Cell Grown prices on application.

LARIX - Larch
Larix decidua. "European Larch" light green foliage with shoots yellowish or grey.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

Larix eurolepsis. "Hybrid Larch" vigorous hyBRid of European and Japanese larches.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

Larix leptolepsis. "Japanese Larch" a vigorous tree with reddish shoots in winter, leaves semi evergreen, sea green in colour turning to yellow in the autumn.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

PICEA - Spruce
Picea abies. "Norway Spruce" common Christmas tree, orange reddish BRown shoots, green foliage.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

PINUS - Pine
Pinus nigra Austriaca. "Austrian Pine" dark green foliage, shoots yellowish BRown, good on exposed sites.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

Pinus nigra Maritima. "Corsican Pine" a more open habit than P. nigra with grey green foliage.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

Pinus sylvestris. "Scots Pine" tall tree of picturesque nature, grey green or blue green foliage.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

PSEUDOTUGA
Pseudotsuga menziesii. "Douglas Fir" a large fast growing tree with deeply furrowed bark.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

TAXUS - Yew
Taxus baccata. "Common Yew" is of bushy growth with dark green foliage, very good for hedging but quite slow growing.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

TSUGA
Tsuga Heterophylla. "Western Hemlock" narrowly oblong leaves having two white bands beneath, fast growing with spreading habit.

Multiples of 25 Size

30/45cm BR
45/50cm BR

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