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Ireland's Mail Order Plant People and Natural Nursery
 Kealkill, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland.          Tel: 00 353 (0)27 66176

Future Forests

Welcome to Future Forests  ~  the West Cork Nursery with the most extensive range of bare-root & potted plants in Ireland:
trees, conifers, shrubs, hedging, roses, climbers, perennial flowers, fruit trees, soft fruit ...and more, with an emphasis on native and unusual varieties.
Come and see us to discover for yourself or get your plants delivered to your door. We have been supplying plants by Mail Order for over 25 years.
This site contains all our price lists and some photos. For more information ring 027 66176 or email us

Heritage Week & The Ellen Hutchins Festival
Specialising in seaweeds, mosses, lichens etc. Ellen Hutchins (1785-1815) of Ballylickey, Bantry
was Ireland's first lady botanist.

Future Forests
is proud to be associated with this festival, which was a huge success last year,  in honour of her contribution to plant science & botanical illustration. For details of the week's events, click here

Enjoy your Garden this Summer
we have a fantastic range to brighten up any dull corners
Herbaceous Perennials, Roses, Grasses, Plants for Ponds, Rockeries and Ground-cover,
Trees, Conifers, Shrubs, Hedging, Fruit Trees, Climbers,
plus a great range of containers & garden ornaments
Most are suitable for Mail Order  ~ or call in, explore & choose your own.

Looking ahead to September:
Sunday Sept 11th. Autumn Plant Fair at  Claregalway Castle, Claregalway, Co Galway
Sunday Sept 18th. The ISNA Plant Fair at Fota House, Co Cork
Friday Sept 30th.   RHSI Bicentenary Gala, in the RDS Dublin (a series of inspiring talks by well known speakers, see for more info)
Remember we can always bring pre-orders to shows & save you delivery costs
For more information on upcoming plant shows, click  here
or join our Newsletter for
Friends of Future Forests, by emailing us at:

Farmers, have you signed up for GLAS ?  If so, we can help you
for Native Hedgerows: click here for Native Tree Groves: click here,   for Traditional Orchards: click here

Availability lists:  All our lists are online but if you would like a copy as a PDF, just email us
Mail order service: Orders are delivered safely to your door at a very reasonable charge by An Post or DPD couriers.
Bare-root plants are only available from November to early April. Potted plants are suitable for mail order at any time of year.
Gift vouchers: .... the solution to that last minute present !
See our Voucher Page here or buy online anytime at

Opening Times
October to February
 Monday to Saturday: 10am. to 5pm.  Sundays & Bank Holidays: 12 noon to 5pm.
March  to September:  Monday to Saturday: 10am. to 6pm.  Sundays & Bank Holidays: 12 noon to 6pm.

This page was last updated 22nd August 2016

Mattie and Maria Collard KeaneThe plants and trees are available by post and  by courier
        Main Pages
Plants by mail order
How to find us
Gift Vouchers
Email us

Bareroot Fruit Trees Bareroot Soft Fruit Potted Fruit
Bareroot Trees A-K
Bareroot Trees L-Z
Bareroot Willows
Potted Trees

Bareroot Conifers
Potted Conifers
Bareroot Shrubs A-G
Bareroot Shrubs H-Z
Potted Shrubs A-K
Potted Shrubs L-Z
Bareroot Roses

Bareroot Hedging
Potted Hedging
... and More

Ferns and Grasses
Water plants

Native Trees

New Hedgerow
Perennial Flowers
All Perennials
Alpine & Rockery Perennials
Perennials for Damp Ground
Dry Shade Perennials
Wildflower Collection

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