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25 x Common Beech Bare Root Hedging Plants

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In a nutshell....

High quality 2yr old bare root Common Beech hedging available in Agri (Standard) and Garden (Premium) rootstock. Please read the description below for full spec. Please select your choice using the menu below. Distribution from mid November to mid March each season.

Distribution from late October until Mid February annually

The Common Beech is very popular as a standalone specimen and make great alternatives to fences or walls when grown as hedges. They are majestic looking, with thick branches and smooth grey bark. It’s has large glossy green leaves and small flowers, as well as producing nuts that ripen in the autumn and attract plenty of small animals. They will grow perfectly well in either sun or partial shade and thrive on almost any well-drained soil. Common Beech forms a fantastically dense windbreak hedge.

Our Plants - We run a relatively small, independent nursery so our bare root plants are lifted to order rather than lifted and stored. Plants which are lifted to order are quicker to establish in Spring as their root systems spend less time out of the ground. Our plants are also grown in an exposed North West location and have had to deal with all nature can throw at them. They are supplied as tough, top quality bare root plants that will thrive on any site.

What is the difference between Standard and Premium spec?
From a growers point of view the difference is the speed the hedge will establish. While all our hedging stock is 2 years old the Premium plants will create a hedge that is a year ahead of the Standard spec for the reasons stated below.

Standard Spec
Plants are grown from seedling stock planted in a field situation at approx 2 inches apart. Standard stock is supplied unpruned and will need to cut back to 15cm when planted out. The plants will produce a hedge of the same quality as the Premium hedge but will typically be one year behind in terms of growth. Standard spec is more suitable for large scale Agri applications.

Premium Spec
Premium plants are grown from seedling stock planted in a field situation at approx 6 inches apart to allow more room for root development. Plants are pre pruned to 15cm to create a multi-stemmed plant. Premium plants are also 'undercut' which involves pruning the roots 15cm below ground, this produces a larger root ball which is much quicker to establish. Premium hedging is more suitable for garden applications where a thick hedge is needed quickly.
 

Ask a Question
Asked By Ian
on March 26th, 2020
I need to infill some gaps in a five year old beech hedge. Is it really too late to get bare root plants in now?
Answered by Niall
on March 26th, 2020
No Ian. You can still put them in but getting tight Niall Quickcrop
Asked By Rachel griffith
on February 20th, 2019
How big do they come please
Answered by Megan
on February 20th, 2019
Hi Rachel - these come in Agri 60-80cm and Garden 80-100cm. The larger one will establish much faster due to the way they were initially grown. Thanks, Meg - Quickcrop
Asked By Rachel
on February 20th, 2019
How far apart for hedging please trying to work out how many we need
Answered by Megan
on February 20th, 2019
Hi Rachel - this would depend on how dense a hedge you require, but we recommend between a foot and a half to four foot. Thanks, Meg - Quickcrop

Quickcrop European deliveries

All Standard Quickcrop Deliveries only €3.95, heavy goods deliveries only €9.95

All our deliveries are only €3.95 no matter how many products we deliver anywhere in Ireland. For heavy items like ponds or furniture we charge only €9.95 per complete order. We also deliver to the UK and other European countries, please see our delivery rates below. Our flat delivery rate is an absolute bargain and is far cheaper than any of our competitors, please take this into account when comparing product prices.

 

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Heavy goods deliveries
For heavy furniture or pond deliveries we charge an extra €5.00 to our standard delivery rate. Our rates below are our standard rates, please add €5.00 for heavy goods. All delivery rates are automatically added to your order when you add a product to your cart.

Where do we deliver to?
We deliver nationwide to the island of Ireland, the U.K., Austria, Benelux Countries, France, Germany and Switzerland. Please see our delivery rates below:

€3.95 - The Island of Ireland

€12.95 - The United Kingdom (Highlands and Islands may incur a surcharge, please contact us on 353 1524 0884 for details)

€14.95 - Austria, Belguim, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Denmark, France, Germany, Switzerland.

How long does it take?
Stock permitting we aim to dispatch your goods within 2 working days of receiving your order. The average time taken from order to delivery is 2 - 3 days for Irish and UK orders, and up to 8 working days for other European destinations.

What If I'm not in at time of delivery?
The driver will leave a note with the depot contact number. Delivery can be arranged for the next day or a later date.

I'm ordering several items, do they all arrive at the same time?
All items dispatched at the same time will normally be delivered in one delivery. The exceptions are bulk bags of soil or compost which comes in a separate delivery using a different delivery company.

What if my parcel is damaged or I wish to return the goods I have ordered?
Contact our office on 01 524 0884 and we will arrange collection and refund or replacement of faulty or damaged goods.

If you wish to return goods for any reason other than damaged or faulty items please return the item to us at the following address and we will organise a refund. Goods must be undamaged and in their original packaging. Please take care when parceling returned goods to ensure it reaches us in good condition.

Our returns address is: Quickcrop ltd., Unit 4, Ballymote Industrial Estate, Ballymote, Co.Sligo.

 

If you are unsure about any aspect of our delivery service we're always delighted to take your call in the office on: 01 524 0884

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