Wise Men Plant Trees, under whose shade they shall never sit” – Thomas Fuller Introduction Biodiversity, Sustainability, Climate Change, Carbon offset, Environment are terms that we often hear in today’s language. Taking back the planet one tree at a time is our “reason d’etre”, our values are based on educating, enabling and encouraging people to […]
Planting Sweet Chestnut Trees Introduction: Planting trees is a fulfilling and environmentally responsible endeavor. Sweet chestnut trees, scientifically known as Castanea sativa, can be a fantastic addition to your Irish garden. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve deeper into the art of tree planting, with a focus on sweet chestnut trees, while offering valuable insights […]
Sustainable Initiatives Award Cullen Nurseries, a leader in the horticultural industry, proudly accepted the Sustainable Initiatives Award at this year’s Carlow Chamber Awards ceremony, held at the renowned Visual Carlow. The event was attended by distinguished guests, including Rowena Dooley, Chamber President; Kieran Comerford, Head of Economic Development in Carlow Local Enterprise Office; Councillors John […]
Cullen Nurseries, a leading name in Irish horticulture and environmental sustainability, enjoyed a busy few days showcasing at the National Ploughing Championship held in Ratheniska, Stradbally, from September 19th to 21st, 2023. Despite the weather, massive crowds turned out to attend the event. Cullen Nurseries were exhibiting in the National Enterprise Village, and enjoyed meeting […]
Flowering Cherry blossom trees Flowering Cherry Blossom trees are known for their beautiful cherry blossoms and graceful forms, are a captivating addition to any garden. In this guide tailored to Ireland’s climate, we will explore popular flowering cherry blossom tree species such as 1.Kanzan 2.Plena 3. Autumnalis Rosea 4. Kiku Shidare We’ll provide essential information […]
Evergreen Garden Hedges Creating an aesthetically pleasing and functional boundary for your garden is a goal many homeowners share. Evergreen hedging offers a versatile and attractive solution that not only provides privacy but also adds a touch of natural beauty to your outdoor space. In this guide, we will delve into three popular varieties of […]
Minister Pippa Hackett’s Visit Showcases Importance of Native Planting Methodologies for Rural Communities Carlow, Ireland – On June 12th, 2023, Senator Pippa Hackett TD, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, visited SME Cullen Nurseries in County Carlow. Cullen Nurseries, founded by Robert & Catriona Cullen, is a Department of […]
Laying down Digital Roots The Carlow Digital Awards acknowledges and promotes businesses based in County Carlow who have developed their digital and web marketing platforms as part of their product offering. Award Nomination The team at Cullen Nurseries were delighted to be nominated in the Digital in Manufacturing Category. Award Ceremony The ceremony was […]
The Agri-Climate Rural Environment Scheme (ACRES) is Ireland’s flagship scheme to encourage farmers help address biodiversity decline.
Planting Native Irish Trees is a great way to help the environment, create beauty in the garden and add value to your home.