Viewing entries posted in November 2014

Eco-Compost® Soil Improver

Posted by Martin Woodhouse on 20 November 2014

When planting new trees and shrubs, particularly if you have heavy clay soil, it pays to improve the soil. Eco-Compost is peat-free and consists or sustainable natural ingredients. Eco-Compost® will break-up heavy clay soils, retain moisture in light soils and provide essential plant nutrients to boost new growth. Importantly, Eco-Compost® has a balanced pH, unlike many other...

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Eco-Grow® Root-Dip

Posted by Martin Woodhouse on 20 November 2014

Eco-Grow® is new root-dip product created by Woodgrow Horticulture Ltd and contains essential plant nutrients and bio-stimulants. The roots of bare-rooted trees and hedging plants are dipped in a solution of Eco-Grow® immediately before planting. Eco-Grow® stimulates the growth on new roots and beneficial mycorrhizal fungi, which is naturally present in most soils. Our own trials carried...

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Native hedgerow planting.

Posted by Martin Woodhouse on 20 November 2014

Hedgerows are nature’s wildlife highway and a haven for nesting birds, and now is the best time to plant a new hedgerow. At this time of year bare-rooted plants are available and good value. Hawthorn plants for example at 40-60cm can be bought for less than 30p each. Native hedgerows should consist of at least...

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