Future Forests. Hedging: bareroot and from small pots. Mail order available  Updated 26th  April 2017. 
 Ligustrum japonica 'Texanum'Viburnum tinusBerberis Thunbergii AtropurpureaesPrunus lauro. 'Van Ness'
Bare-root Hedging is only for sale when dormant, from late October to early April.
This was our list for the 2016-17 bare-root season. Most plants should be available again next autumn.
To pre-order ring us on 027 66176 or email info@futureforests.ie
  for bare-root Hedging Mixtures, Shelterbelts & large quantities, please see Mixed Hedging
  for plants suitable for New Hedgerows under the GLAS scheme for farmers, please click here
  for container grown Hedging suitable for year round planting, please see Potted Hedging
   
  Deciduous and Semi-Evergreen Hedges   Price per Plant
  Species and Variety Brief Description Form and Height 10 to 49  50 to 99 100+
If you are looking for less than 10 plants, individual prices are given under bareroot Trees or Shrubs plants plants plants
Pic Beech (Fagus sylvatica) A classic hedge, always looks good bareroot 1-2ft 1.20 1.00 0.80
    New leaves fresh green in spring bareroot 2-3ft 2.00 1.60 1.40
    russet gold in autumn. Holds its dry bareroot 3-4ft 3.00 2.80 2.40
    leaves for most of the winter. bareroot 4-5ft 5.00 4.50 4.00
    Needs good well drained ground        
Pic Copper Beech  Dark purple leaves in summer bareroot 1-2ft 2.50 2.20 2.00
  (Fagus syl., atropunicea) Needs good well drained ground bareroot 2-3ft 3.50 3.20 2.90
      bareroot 3-4ft 4.50 4.20 4.00
Pic Berberis thunbergii A thorny barrier, autumn colour bareroot 1-2ft 2.00 1.80 1.50
Pic Berberis thun. atropurpurea As above with purple foliage bareroot 1-2ft 2.00 1.80 1.50
Pic Berberis wilsoniae  Yellow flowers, autumn leaf colour bareroot 1ft+ 2.80 2.50  
Pic Info Berberis x media 'Red Jewel' Glossy leaf, scarlet in autumn bareroot 1-2ft 3.50 3.00 2.80
             
Pic Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) Sharp thorns, white flowers before bareroot 1-2ft 1.20 0.80 0.60
    the leaves. Sloes in autumn bareroot 2ft+ 2.00 1.50 1.00
      bareroot 3-4ft 3.00 2.80  
  Cotoneaster dielsianus Red fruits and good autumn leaf colour bareroot 2-3ft 2.50 2.00  
  Cotoneaster franchettii Graceful, hardy, orange fruits bareroot 1-2ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
  Cotoneaster simonsii Upright habit, large scarlet fruits bareroot 1-2ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
 

These Cotoneasters are almost

always evergreen        
             
Pic Field Maple (Acer campestre) Hardy, yellow autumn leaves bareroot 1-2ft 2.00 1.50 1.00
    bushy growth makes a fine hedge bareroot 2-3ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
             
Pic Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'   Red / purple flowers bareroot 1-2' 1.80 1.50 1.30
  Fuchsia, pink  Unusual pale flowers, elegant bareroot 1-2ft 1.80 1.50 1.30
             
  Species and Variety Brief Description Form and Height 10 to 49  50 to 99 100+
If you are looking for less than 10 plants, individual prices are given under bareroot Trees or Shrubs plants plants plants
Pic Hawthorn / Whitethorn  Native, good stock proof hedge bareroot 1-2ft 1.00 0.70 0.60
Pic (Crataegus monogyna) white flowers, red berries (haws) bareroot 2-3ft 1.20 1.00 0.70
      bareroot 3-4ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
      bareroot 4-5ft 4.00 3.50  
  for native Hawthorn in larger quantities, please see Mixed Hedging and Shelterbelts
  Plum Leaf Hawthorn 
Crataegus prunifolia
Glossy leaf autumn colour, white flw, red fruit. Sea hardy bareroot 1-2' 2.50 2.20 2.00
             
Pic Hazel (Corylus avellana) Blends well into the landscape  bareroot 1-2ft 1.80 1.50 1.20
    can be coppiced, nuts if left uncut bareroot 2-3ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
      bareroot 3-4ft 3.50    
             
Pic Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) Similar to Beech but will do well  This grade sold out  bareroot 1-2ft 1.50 1.20 1.00
Pic   on heavy soil that Beech dislikes bareroot 2-3ft 2.00 1.60 1.40
    Straw coloured leaves retained bareroot 3-4ft 3.00 2.80 2.40
    in winter bareroot 4-5ft 5.00 4.50 4.00
             
Pic Privet, green   Oval green leaf often retained in bareroot 2-3ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
  (Ligustrum ovalifolium) winter. Tough, frost & wind hardy        
Pic Privet, golden (Ligustrum ova. aurea) Bright golden variegated foliage bareroot 1-2ft sold out  
Pic Privet, silver (Ligustrum ova. argentea) Silver variegated leaves bareroot 1-2ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
Pic Privet, native  (Ligustrum ova. vulgaris) Our native privet, deciduous bareroot 1ft 1.80 1.50 1.00
             
Pic Purple Plum (Prunus cer. pissardii) Dark purple leaf, pink flowers bareroot 1-2' 2.50 2.00 1.80
             
Pic Rosa rugosa,
pink and/or white flowering
Good by the sea, flowers well,
big hips in autumn
bareroot 1-2ft 1.80 1.50 1.20
             
Pic Sea Buckthorn      Very hardy, good on the coast bareroot 1-2ft 1.80 1.50 1.30
  (Hippophae rhamnoides) silvery leaves, orange berries bareroot 2-3ft 2.80 2.50 2.00
             
  Evergreen Hedges          
  Species and Variety Brief Description Form and Height 10 to 49  50 to 99 100+
If you are looking for less than 10 plants, individual prices are given under bareroot Trees or Shrubs plants plants plants
Pic Arbutus unedo = Strawberry Tree Native, white flower, red fruit 9cm pot 6ins 3.50 3.00  
             
  Berberis darwinii Small holly like leaf, orange flower 9cm pot 6ins 2.80 2.50  
Pic Berberis julianae       Extra long thorns, yellow flowers 9cm pot 6ins 2.80 2.50  
             
Pic Elaeagnus x ebbengii Silvery leaves, great coastal hedge 9cm pot 6ins 2.80 2.50 2.20
             
Pic Gricellinia   Glossy lime green leaf, bareroot 1-2ft 1.80 1.50 1.30
    frost tender bareroot 2-3ft 2.80 2.50 2.20
             
Pic Holly  Ilex aquifolium Native, spiny leaves, tough.Red berries 9cm pot 2.80 2.50 2.20
    on female plants if a male plant nearby.        
  Japanese Holly Ilex crenata convexa  Small round leaf, lovely clipped hedge bareroot 1' bushy 3.50 3.00 2.50
  Ilex crenata 'Green Hedge' good alternative to Box 9cm pot 9ins 2.80 2.50  
  Holm Oak (Quercus ilex) Clip to make a good seaside hedge  plugs 1-2ft 3.50 3.00 2.50
             
  Japanese Privet Ligustrum japonicum Glossy leaf, hardy coastal hedge bareroot 2-3ft 3.50 2.80 2.50
             
  Species and Variety Brief Description Form and Height 10 to 49  50 to 99 100+
If you are looking for less than 10 plants, individual prices are given under bareroot Shrubs plants plants plants
Pic Laurel, common   Large oval leaves, frost hardy bareroot 1ft
single stem
2.50 2.00 1.60
  Prunus laurocerasus Rotundifolia good strong hedge, shade tolerant bareroot 1-2ft branchy 3.50 3.00 2.50
      bareroot 2-3ft sold out  
  Laurel, (P. lauro. Caucasica) More upright in growth, easier to maintain bareroot 1-2ft  branchy 3.50 3.00 2.50
  Laurel, (P. lauro. Novita) Exceptionally hardy variety with large glossy leaves bareroot 2-3' 3.80 3.50 3.00
  Laurel P. laur 'Otto Luykens' Low and bushy bareroot 1-2ft sold out  
Pic Laurel, Portugal   Glossy dark green leaf, red stems bareroot 1-2ft 3.80 3.50 3.00
  (Prunus lusitanica angustifolia) attractive, fast and tough bareroot 2ft+ 4.50 4.00 3.80
             
  Lonicera nitida Neat and tough, small leaves bareroot 1ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
Pic Lonicera nitida 'Baggesons Gold' Bright golden leaves, Good small hedge bareroot 1ft 2.50 2.00 1.50
  Lonicera pilleata 'Mossgreen' Glossy leaf, excellent low hedge 9cm pot 6ins 2.80 2.50 2.20
             
  Olearia hastii Neat, good low hedge by sea 9cm pot 6ins 2.80 2.50 2.20
Pic Olearia traversii    Round silvery leaf, for coastal sites 9cm pot 9ins 2.80 2.50 2.20
             
  Photinia fra. 'Red Robin'   New shoots eye-catching red 2lt pot 1-2' 6.50 6.00  
             
  Pyracantha in variety Thorny, white flowers,
red, yellow or orange berries
9cm pot 9ins 2.80 2.50  
             
Pic Viburnum tinus 'Tuscan Dream''  Bright new foliage, white flowers in winter 9cm pot 9ins 2.80 2.50  
     1.3lt pot 1-2ft 4.80 4.50  
  Evergreen Conifer Hedges and Windbreaks        
  Species and Variety Brief Description Form and Height 10 to 49  50 to 99 100+
If you are looking for less than 10 plants, individual prices are given under bareroot Conifers plants plants plants
Pic Lawson Cypress 
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Due to growing concerns of disease affecting Lawson Cypress trees throughout the country, we have decided not to offer it this season and recomend Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) as a superior alternative
  Leyland Cypress x Cuppressocyparis Leylandii See Potted Hedging    
             
Pic Monterey Cypress
Cupressus macrocarpa
Very fast and sea hardy 9cm pot 9ins-1ft 3.50 3.00  
Pic THUJA plicata 'Atrovirens' The Western Red Cedar. Dark green, fast, aromatic 9cm pot 9ins sold out  
Pic Yew  TAXUS baccata Aristocrat of hedges. Clips well, hardy bareroot 1-2ft 3.50 3.00 2.80
Pic   but keep away from animals        
             
 

Plants listed above will be available from November / December until March while stocks last.

  Please see Mixed Hedging for our special Hedging Mixtures, Shelterbelts and large quantities
  Please see Potted Hedging for summer planting