English Woodlands Blog

Plants for Winter Interest

Happy New Year - we hope you had a good Christmas. Winter doesn't have to be a dreary time, there is lots of interest in the garden right now, whatever January throws at us weather wise! It is still a good time for planting as long as the ground isn't frozen or waterlogged. Need some inspiration? Come and see...

10 January 2022
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Have a happy and colourful 2022, the year of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

English Woodlands would like to wish all customers, past and present, a very Happy New Year. 2022 is the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, will you be Planting a Tree for the Jubilee?

22 December 2021
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Happy new planting year to all our customers

There's a lot of colour to be enjoyed during winter - and spring is just around the corner. Make the most of dormant planting time whilst bare root plants are available.

17 December 2021
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Christmas Trees, available NOW from English Woodlands in East Sussex

It's Christmas 2021 and we are delighted to provide Christmas trees for sale! Open every day from 1st December through to 18th, then Monday to Saturday up to Christmas.

29 November 2021
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Bare root Hedge Plants in stock at English Woodlands!

It's getting later every year due to mild autumns but bare root hedging is now available.

An economical way of creating new hedges as well as gapping up existing ones - please pre-order!

25 November 2021
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Rootballed Hedge Plants in stock

Great quality rootballed evergreen hedge plants are now instock..

2 November 2021
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Autumn colour and berries

Season of mellow fruitfulness - autumn is a fabulous time of year - because it is ideal tree planting time and for foliage colour and berries! Looking for ideas? come and see...

5 October 2021
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New stock arriving

New stock has begun to arrive for the autumn planting season! Native trees, ornamental trees, and fruit trees are all looking great in the September sunshine.


7 September 2021
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Screening Tree

Plant focus on Ligustrum lucidum excelsum superbum - Chinese Privet - an attractive tree for screening.

10 July 2021
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Summer foliage colour

Colour is not just for flowers! Trees and shrubs can provide a beautiful palette of colour for structural planting. Think gold, silver, bronze (well burgundy!) for a winning alternative to green foliage. We love green but a well placed highlight of a different foliage colour can add a dramatic focal point or a complimentary backdrop to other planting...

6 July 2021
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Summer foliage and flowers

A summer selection of beautiful foliage and flowers. Trees and shrubs looking great in June.

14 May 2021
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Spring selection

A selection of plants on the nursery looking great now for late spring interest...

1 May 2021
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