Douglas fir Tree - Pseudotsuga menziesii
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
A large evergreen coniferous tree which in its native habitat grows to250 tall. The bark on lower branches is corky and furrowed
Our Douglas fir trees are English grown from genuine English origin (provenance) stock grown naturally in fertile English soil. Because our Douglas fir trees are 100% English provenance and English grown, they make an excellent choice for any woodland or landscape planting scheme. If you are including native species, we think it is easy to be misled. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their trees 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 Douglas fir from Botanica.
Bare Root Douglas fir trees are only available during the season November to March. Precise dates will be notified each year.
Our larger Douglas fir trees need extra care and are rootballed. This additional process minimises disturbance to the root system and helps prevent drying out consequently improving transplanting success.
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