Pot Grown Green Beech Hedging - Fagus Sylvatica
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Economy or Premium SelectionEconomy - rooted into its pot but a further season before moving up a pot size.
Premium - more growth in its pot. More mature than Economy
Beech is a classic native tree of the English parkland and estate, particularly good in calcareous soils. Beech makes superb hedging, proving a timeless choice of hedge in many garden design schemes. The rich golden autumnal foliage which is retained throughout winter, giving rise to its name of 'Copper Beech', certainly adds magic to any garden or landscape.
To successfully grow Beech hedging you need good drainage and avoid cold wet badly drained or water logged soils
Our container grown Beech hedge plants are English grown from genuine English origin stock in our own special 100% peat free compost. This produces plants with their own established root system for a higher degree of transplanting success. Although more expensive than bare root, our container grown Beech hedge plants are often older and larger giving you a more established looking hedge sooner. They also have the advantage of being able to be planted all year round. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their Beech plants but this does not necessarily mean that they are English grown or of English origin. Many are imported from continental Europe. As growers with over 40 years of growing experience we are happy to pass on our knowledge and advice. Don’t compromise on quality. When you want the best choose quality English grown, English origin Beech from Botanica.
To see more about why we believe that buying English grown Beech is important click here
For a more economical planting method see our bare root Beech page