A Guide to Portuguese Laurel Hedge Plants

Mature Portuguese Laurel Hedging Plants

Portuguese Laurel: The Ideal Evergreen Hedge for Ireland If you’re in Ireland and seeking an evergreen hedge that offers both aesthetic appeal and practicality, look no further than the Portuguese Laurel (Prunus lusitanica). Known for its dense foliage, rapid growth, and resilience, Portuguese Laurel is an excellent choice for creating privacy screens and windbreaks in […]

Sustainability Initiatives in Cullen Nurseries Ltd.

Sustainability Initiatives Cullen Nurseries

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 […]

Growing Sweet Chestnut Trees in Ireland: A Comprehensive Guide to Tree Planting

Sweet Chestnut Trees Ireland

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 […]

A Guide to Flowering Cherry Blossom Trees

Flowering Cherry Blossom Trees

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 […]

A Guide to Evergreen Hedging Plants

Evergreen Hedging Plants

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 […]

How does ACRES scheme work?

ACRES Scheme Ireland

The Agri-Climate Rural Environment Scheme (ACRES) is Ireland’s flagship scheme to encourage farmers help address biodiversity decline.