Entries by Practicality Brown

Unusual Specimen Tree Sourcing

Our client in Wiltshire was looking for an unusual specimen tree to take pride of place in his beautiful cottage garden. We sourced and planted a beautiful Chinese beech tree (Fagus enleriana) which is a rare and graceful medium size tree with slender, sea-green foliage hanging from horizontal branches. The tree weight was 1.6 ton so […]

Satisfying Developers

Satisfying Developers Practicality Brown Ltd was approached by a regular developer client to carry out tree clearance on a newly acquired site prior to re-development. The programme included felling, processing and removing over 175 trees in a two day condensed contract, some of which had a girth exceeding 3m; our extensive range of machinery, trained and experienced […]

Beech Instant Hedge providing maturity on a new development

Beech Instant Hedge providing maturity on a new development A new build development in Gloucestershire gained immediate maturity by the installation of Elveden Instant Hedge; we supplied and installed 36 metres Beech Instant Hedge for a construction company at Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Compared to a traditional size hedge transplants, our unique Elveden Instant Hedge products provides […]

Sensitive Vegetation Clearance

Sensitive Vegetation Clearance Practicality Brown worked on the £380m road building project on the A46 Newark, over a number of months. Some of the clearance included ecologically sensitive work such as stump grubbing in Great Crested Newt habitat. We worked closely with main contractor Balfour Beatty Plc and ecologists from Scott Wilson to carry out […]

52 trucks of Instant Hedging to Stoke

52 trucks of Instant Hedging to Stoke As part of the regeneration of Potteries Way in Stoke, over 1350 linear metres of Elveden Instant Hedge have been supplied by Practicality Brown. Potteries Way regeneration required an impenetrable and established hedge, which could be quickly installed to meet the completion deadlines set upon Stoke City Council. […]