Tree Planting With Cambridge City Council

CURATED BY ASHRIDGE NURSERIES

A great tree for reducing air pollution

Silver Birch

Silver Birch

Studies have shown that the tiny hairs on the leaves of silver birch trees, along with yew and elder, are extremely effective at capturing the solid and liquid particles that make up particulate matter, contributing to reduction rates of 79%, 71% and 70% respectively in experiments.

A great shrub for reducing air pollution

Cotoneaster franchetii

Cotoneaster franchetii

An RHS study showed that on roads with heavy traffic, the denser, hairy-leaved Cotoneaster franchetii was at least 20% more effective at soaking up pollution compared with other shrubs.
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A great tree for small gardens

A tree great for small gardens

Chanticleer Pear

Chanticleer pear trees are medium-sized and slender, with a tight, upright crown. A beautiful flowering pear tree with a long season of interest and leaf cover.
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Great for shade

Great for shade

Hornbeam

Hornbeam trees, are fairly large, native, deciduous plants. They will thrive in most conditions, including damp, shady and chalky places. They have rounded canopies that cast full shade underneath them.
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HOW TO VIDEOS

Plant an ornamental tree

Plant a fruit tree

Pruning pear & apple trees

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Stakes, Tree Planting

Stakes, Tree Planting

Tree Stake - 120 to 150cm x 5cm Rounded & treated. Necessary for all standard ornamental trees.
Rootgrow

Rootgrow

For healthy plants & trees, if you only add one thing to the soil at planting time, use Rootgrow.
Tree Planting Pack

Tree Planting Pack

All the accessories you need to plant a large tree: Any Ornamental Standard Bush & Half-Standard.
Rootgrow, Afterplant

Rootgrow, Afterplant

Mycorrhizal fungi enriched plant food for use as a tonic or topdressing for established plants.

ABOUT ASHRIDGE

Founded in 1949 with our headquarters outside Castle Cary in beautiful Somerset, we are a high quality, mail order nursery where you can buy plants online safely and conveniently. We know that your plants' success is dependent as much on good gardening advice and excellent service as it is on top-notch plants. We provide you with as much information and as many how-to videos as you need. Read more.

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TERMS AND CONDITIONS

*In order to qualify for 20% off your ornamental trees, fruit trees and shrubs your delivery and invoice address must be in the Cambridge areas. These are specified by postcodes: CB1, CB2, CB3, CB4 and CB5. The discount only applies to trees and shrubs while stocks last and excludes shipping. CCP20 is not available for use with any other offer from Ashridge Trees Limited and cannot be used to purchase gift vouchers or Christmas trees. Discount code is valid from 3rd December 2021 and expires at 11:59pm on 31st March 2022. Any orders placed before 3.12.2021 will not qualify for the 20% discount. Delivery is only to the Cambridge area.

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Please type your postcode in to check your eligibility for the 20% discount

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Good news! You qualify for the 20% off discount. Please feel free to purchase your fruit trees, ornamental trees or potted shrubs and the code CCP20 to the basket.*

*In order to qualify for 20% off your ornamental trees, fruit trees and potted shrubs your delivery and invoice address must be in the Cambridge areas. These are specified by postcodes: CB1, CB2, CB3, CB4 and CB5. The discount only applies to trees and potted shrubs while stocks last and excludes shipping. CCP20 is not available for use with any other offer from Ashridge Trees Limited and cannot be used to purchase gift vouchers or Christmas trees. Discount code is valid from 3rd December 2021 and expires at 11:59pm on 31st March 2022. Any orders placed before 3.12.2021 will not qualify for the 20% discount. Delivery is only to the Cambridge area.

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