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Top 10 Screening Trees

Screening Trees Trees are a great addition to almost any garden, creating structure and seasonal interest.  Gardens provide a sanctuary and respite from the busy world and using trees to screen out or hide an undesirable view, creates some valuable privacy. Here we list our top 10 trees that are suitable for screening in gardens. […]

Top 10 Street Trees

Trees for Urban Areas Trees can enhance all environments, even urban ones with a wide range of environmental, social and economic benefits; street trees in urban parks have been found to improve physical and mental health, improve aesthetics and environmental quality, which can lead to increased investment and the local economy. We have prepared a […]

Top 10 Trees for Small Gardens

Trees for small gardens Trees will enhance even the smallest of gardens and we have listed the top 10 trees that are suitable for small gardens.  Position such trees well and they will make an ideal focal point, or use them to screen out unwanted views; trees create structure and seasonal interest to any garden […]

Practical Instant Hedge at Landscape Show

The Landscape Show This year Practicality Brown’s new hedging range Practical Instant Hedge™, can be seen on the Avant exhibition stand at the Landscape Show in Battersea Park, London. The show, which is on Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th September 2017, is one of the UK’s leading landscape trade events, dedicated to bringing the industry […]

Top Quality Containerised Trees

Top Quality Containerised Trees Available for Planting Now Comprehensive Range Practicality Brown’s tree nursery specialises in large trees, both evergreen and deciduous. With a combination of home grown and outsourced specimen and semi mature trees, we offer a broad range which includes many native UK species; trees that are suitable all occasions. Containerised Trees We have […]

RHS Chelsea Flower Show – World Horse Welfare Garden

World Horse Welfare Garden Practicality Brown are proud to have supported Show and Artisan Gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017 by supplying top quality large hedging plants to talented Garden Designers. The World Horse Welfare Artisan Garden creates a moving story; designed by Woolcott Smith and built by Conway Landscapes, the garden celebrated […]

Gold and Silver at Chelsea

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017 Awards Congratulations to everyone at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017, particularly: The Welcome to Yorkshire Show Garden designed by Tracy Foster awarded Silver Medal The World Horse Welfare Artisan Garden designed by Adam Woolcott and Jonathan Smith awarded Gold Medal. We are proud to have supplied our Native Mix hedging to both these gardens. The […]

Chelsea Flower Show Awards

BBC RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017: People’s Choice Award There are three People’ Choice awards that the public can vote for at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show: Best Show Garden Best Fresh Garden Best Artisan Garden Voting for Best Show Garden is via the www.bbc.co.uk/chelsea website only and voting is only open for one day, opening […]

Hedges Help Combat City Air Pollution

Cities need to ‘green up’ to reduce the impact of air pollution The study is a collaborative effort by partners from the UK, Europe and USA, led by the Professor Kumar under the umbrella of H2020 funded project, iSCAPE: Improving Smart Control of Air Pollution in Europe. The report findings include that the harmful impact […]