Pruning topiary 11/03/2015

How to care for your topiary in 3 easy steps

Topiary trees come in a variety of different species and shapes, and look wonderful decorating both traditional gardens and gardens with a more modern twist. Whether you’re using topiary standards as a feature either side of a door way; adding texture and shape to a border with Box balls; punctuating hedges with a topiary lollipop or giving your balcony or patio some added aesthetic value, topiary is the perfect choice all round, and by following these 3 simple steps, your topiary will be healthy and handsome all year: Replanting your topiary... Read More

The stilt garden, hidcote manor, Gloucestershire 20/02/2015

Discovering pleached trees in Europe

The art of pleaching trees is commonly used to construct architectural features, provide screening and to create enclosed or shaded areas in both domestic and extravagant show gardens. Popular around Europe in the 17th and 18th century (read more about the history of pleached hedging here), the use of pleached trees had fallen into decline until recently. ‘Hedges on stilts’ or ‘Hedging in the sky’ have made an appearance in Chelsea Flower Show gardens the last few years and it seems that the forgotten art of pleaching is now on... Read More


How long will it take for my delivery to arrive?

At Best4hedging, we aim to deliver all orders within 3-5 working days. Over 95% of our deliveries are made within this timescale, though there are some exceptions to this rule. Our range of trees may take between 7-10 working days to arrive whilst our bare root hedging and root ball hedging plants are only available in the dormant season (November-April). You can pre-order these root types and we will update you on expected delivery times once they are ready to be despatched. Next day delivery is available, depending on stock... Read More


Who are Best4hedging?

Best4Hedging are industry leading experts with years of experience in growing and despatching hedging. Having sold over 1 million plants since we first began trading online 5 years ago, we are a reliable and trusted retailer of quality hedging plants. We’re dedicated to providing our customers with a huge selection of hedge plants, trees and topiary, all at competitive prices. Our busy team are located at our despatch centre in Lancashire and are available 7 days a week for sales enquiries, help and advice, and any other general queries you... Read More