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12 September 2017 Seed Collections

We are continually on the look out for local tree seed in particular Ped Oak, Sessile Oak, Hornbeam, Hazel and Field Maple. We are looking for material from established trees. Please ring or Email us if you have a good supply of these.  

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11 May 2017 Looking after your newly plants trees and hedging

Have you recently planted a new hedge or tree?  Now that spring is here, you need to keep an eye on your planting to make sure they are not getting overrun with weeds. Keeping your hedge weed free is probably the most important thing you...

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20 April 2017 Spring planting hedges?

Spring is the perfect time to take stock of your hedges and see what condition they are in or to look to plant a new hedge.  As the leaves and blossoms emerge, you can get a better picture of where you have gaps in your hedge than in the...

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22 February 2017 Hedge and Tree protection

Do I need to use Hedge/Tree Protection? Newly planted hedges and trees may need to be protected against Rabbits, Hares, or Deer (Mutjac, Roe, Fallow or Red). Using hedge/tree protection will add a significant cost to planting your new hedge so...

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21 December 2016 Woodland Creation Grant application Window

If you are thinking of applying for a woodland creation grant than you must apply between the 3rd January and the 1st March 2017. Click here for further details. 

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7 December 2016 Freshly Cut Devon Grown Christmas Trees

This year on the nursery we have a great crop of Traditional Norway Spruce Christmas Trees and also Nordman Fir Christmas trees (which tend to drop less needles).   We have Norway Spruce trees for £10 up to 6 ft or £15 above 6ft...

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1 December 2016 Growing Christmas Trees for Profit

Growing Christmas trees can be a very profitable use of land but like any enterprise attention to detail and forward planning is the key to success. Ideallythe planting site should be weed free and fairly level with fertile, well drained soils....

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3 October 2016 New Season Price List

We are now lifting and dispatching. To order please see our website, or ring or E-mail us today.

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3 August 2016 Devon Hedge Tree Competition

Prizes to be won by farmers and landowners who are doing good work to both establish new hedge trees and maintain mature hedge trees across their land. Do you encourage trees in your hedges, or know someone who does? If so, please enter the...

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28 July 2016 Paddock and Plantation Management

We have been busy maintaining paddocks and plantation sites over the summer including, strimming, grass topping, and spraying.

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28 June 2016 Grass Cutting/Topping, Strimming and Spraying services for paddocks, fields & woodland rides.

Perrie Hale Nursery provide services for keeping paddocks, fields and woodland rides in tip-top condition. We can transform areas of long grass into usable areas for you and your horse. We can also strim away unwanted weeds and also spray...

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17 May 2016 Devon Hedge Tree Competition 2016

Prizes to be won by farmers and landowners who are doing good work to both establish new hedge trees and maintain mature hedge trees across their land.  Do you encourage trees in your hedges, or know someone who does? If so,...

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10 May 2016 Seed Sowing

Sowing Seed today - hopefully before the rain comes! So far we have Douglas Fir, Maritime Pine, Scots Pine, Montery Pine, Quickthorn, Field Rose, Holly, Gorse and Ramanas Rose (pictured). Each seed has different requirements before it can be...

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20 April 2016 Our top five evergreen hedging/shrubs

Evergreen hedges and shrubs are a great way to introduce all year colour into the garden. Some species here are chosen for their foliage, providing a great backdrop for other garden plants, other species produce beautiful scented flowers as well...

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13 April 2016 Spring is here - Hedging plants available for spring planting!

Spring has arrived at the nursery and our trees are gradually coming out into leaf!  So far the Silver Birch is looking pretty as is the Quickthorn, Spindle and Ramanus Rose. What is coming out where you live? The coming of spring means...

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12 April 2016 Hedging Still Available

We still have Root-trainer and Pot Grown Hedging available for collection or delivery 

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8 March 2016 'Edible' Hedge Packs

Our hedging packs offer a straight forward and cost effective way of establishing your own hedge. This hedge pack adds wildlife interest, and also the opportunity to plant a hedge that will produce edible fruits and seeds. You could soon be...

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1 March 2016 Growing Blueberries

Growing Blueberries can be very rewarding as a few plants can produce bountiful crops of berries.   Blueberries are best planted in the autumn and winter into acid soil.  They do best at a pH of less that 5.5 (you can get pH soil...

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10 February 2016 Hedgerow Grants

Have you thought about applying for a grant for your Hedgerow?  There are a range of grants available through the Countryside Stewardship Scheme, these include: Planting New Hedges Hedgerow Gapping up  Hedgerow Coppicing Hedgerow...

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5 January 2016 Growing Christmas Trees

Growing Christmas trees can be a very profitable use of land but like any enterprise attention to detail and forward planning is the key to success. Ideally the planting site should be weed free and fairly level with fertile, well drained soils....

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12 November 2015 Hedge Cutting and Maintenance

Autumn is an ideal time to rejuvenate a deciduous hedge, stimulate root growth and keep it looking good through the following spring and summer.  For evergreen hedges, it is best to leave them until spring, especially conifer hedges or you...

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11 November 2015 Planting Hedges

Late autumn and winter are the perfect time to plant hedges, it is in these seasons that the plants are dormant and can be moved quite happily to their new home.  Using bare-root plants is cost efficient with the plants being easy to...

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3 November 2015 Autumn Seed Collection

This autumn has been full of glorious foliage colour and has been a moderate year for seed collection with reasonable crops of acorns and native shrub seed. As a nursery we are a registered to collect local seed and licensed to sell the plants...

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14 October 2015 Early Planting

We now have a range of bare root stock available for early planting. We are grateful for an early autumn and from next week (19th October) we will be dispatching stock from our nursery. Plants that are available now include hedging species such...

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7 October 2015 Open for Pre-Orders

We are now taking pre-orders for bare-root  hedging and trees ready for lifting and dispatch the week commencing 19th October or 26th October depending on the weather!  Our pot grown trees and hedging are also still available, looking...

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16 September 2015 A new season..

We are at the start of an exciting new season on the nursery. The boys are out in the fields undercutting the trees and shrubs ready for lifting towards the end of October, and in the office we have been busy producing our new season catalogue...

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24 June 2015 Hedge Maintenance

If you have planted your hedge this season, remember to keep the conditions weed free, until the plants are big enough to supress the weeds themselves. Applying mulch to the base of the plant can help with this. If you have not used any tree...

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28 April 2015 Pot Grown Plants Available

After a busy 2014 - 2015 season we have come to the end of the season for selling bare root stock, We are now busy sowing seed, and lining out our trees ready to grow on over the summer ready for 2015 - 2016..  A big thank you to all of the...

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1 May 2014 On-line Shop now available

This spring and summer we have a range of pot grown stock available which is great for filling in any gaps that are revelaed in your hedgerows, or perhaps for planting a new evergreen hedge.  Have a look in our shop or contact us if you...

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