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25 January 2013

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Get fruity in the garden!

Get fruity in the garden
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Browse our range of quality bare root and potted fruit trees


From planting to harvest, how to get bigger and better fruit

Getting more fruit, faster

If you want to get to the joy of harvesting the fruits of your labour in the shortest possible time, follow our tips in this article - from choosing the right site and preparing the ground, to planting and pruning.

Read our guide to getting more fruit, faster!


Ornamental trees, great and small

Ornamental trees

Riverside alders and willows, towering poplars and oaks, stately hornbeams and chestnuts, delicate cherries and crab apples. Ornamental trees add drama and focus to a garden or landscape. Great for conservation and wildlife too!

Make a statement with an ornamental tree


March photo competition: "First flowers"

March photo competition - First flowers

This month's photo competition theme is "First flowers". As before there's over £100 in vouchers up for grabs for the three best pics. February's winners will be posted next week on our Pinterest page!

Send us your 'First flowers' pics by 21 February!


Have you planned your hedging yet?

Bare root hedging in stock now

Hedging is on the receiving end of some well-deserved attention at the moment - not least because of concerns about disappearing wildlife habitat. Lucky then, that hedgerows are so versatile and pretty to look at!

More than 160 hedging plants to choose from!


Focus on native species: Hawthorn

Native species: Hawthorn

Hawthorn is the most widely used hedging plant in the UK - and it's native to these shores. Its thorny, dense structure makes for a secure barrier, and a great home for wildlife too. And we think its blossoms are often overlooked in the beauty stakes!

Browse our varieties of hawthorn


Recipe: Warm duck salad with blackberries

Recipe: Warm duck salad with blackberries

Blackberries add a certain British flavour to this warm duck salad, served on asparagus with quail's eggs and a red wine jus. Mouthwatering! Recipe courtesy of The Devilled Egg Kitchen Academy in Bristol.

Warm duck salad with blackberries


Never rest on your laurels... you'll squash 'em!

Laurel hedging can create stunning structures

Laurel hedging is one of our most popular products, and there's no wondering why. It's a wonderfully versatile plant, with glossy green leaves and compact foliage that lends itself perfectly to architectural forms and structures.

Have a look at our lovely laurels


Fruit tree pruning - stay sharp with our videos

Know your pruning

Whether you're planting a new fruit tree, or doing some second or third year cutting back, we've made a selection of instructional videos to help guide those secateurs!

Pruning a fruit tree maiden

Pruning a 2-year old tree

Pruning a 3-year old tree


Have you got your FREE Ashridge Nurseries 2013 catalogue?

Request your 2012/13 catalogue

Fill out the form on our website and we'll pop our new 2013 catalogue in the post to you, free of charge. It comes with a special code that you can give to a friend, saving them £20 on their first order! (minimum £35 spend excluding VAT and delivery)

Request your FREE 2013 catalogue


It's a social thing

Follow Ashridge Nurseries on Facebook, Twitter and Google+

You can follow Ashridge Nurseries on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. There's always some great gardening discussion going on, with advice, special offers and more. Why not join us?

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Help the RSPB with our bird-friendly hedging

RSPB bird-friendly hedging

5% of every purchase of our bird-friendly hedging mix goes to the RSPB. And hedging doesn't just mean straight lines - you can get a wilder, more natural look by planting in clumps and drifts...

Just £58.00+VAT per pack (Bulk discounts available!)


Mycorrhizal fungi - one of nature's little wonders!

Rootgrow - a factsheet on friendly fungi

Rootgrow is the only plant stimulant endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society. It's a natural, organic fungus used at planting time to help establishment, growth and fruiting throughout the plant's life.

Read more about Rootgrow | Buy Rootgrow


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Telephone: 01963 359444
Fax: 01963 359445
Email: support@ashridgetrees.co.uk
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