Mixed Native hedging - Hawthorn base (Mixed Hawthorn Hedge) description
At best4hedging, our Hawthorn based mixed hedging packs have become a very popular choice due to their suitability to the climate in the UK.
Bare root bundles consist of a base of 50% Hawthorn and 10% of each of the following hedge plants;
Cell grown mixed Hawthorn hedging bundles differ slightly in proportion from the above, but still create a fantastic wildlife-friendly, native screen. 40-50% and 10-12% of the bulleted varieties above.
Please note the species contained in this pack can change slightly due to seasonal availability.
Best uses for Mixed Hawthorn hedges
Mixed native hedging is ideal for paddocks and agricultural use. Our mixed Hawthorn hedging also works particularly well when used for garden hedging, offering year-round interest and a burst of colour and texture.
Combine Mixed Hawthorn hedging with
You can develop this mix by adding other native species. Some of the best plants to compliment your mixed Hawthorn hedge are: Crab Apple, Elder, Guelder Rose and Holly.
Growth rate of Mixed Native hedging
Our mixed hedging packs will have an average growth rate of 20-40cm a year and are ideal for heights of 1m - 4m.
Care advice for Mixed Hawthorn hedging
Trim your mixed Hawthorn hedge in the summer to maintain a neat shape and if required, it is possible to cut back harder in late autumn. Please view our Hedging Care Advice section for further information.
Ideal planting density for Mixed Native hedging
For information on planting density specific to mixed Hawthorn hedging, please see the product table below. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
Our mixed native hedging packs are available year-round as Cell Grown plants. From November, mixed Hawthorn hedges are available as Bare Roots, which can be pre-ordered from mid-summer.
All of our mixed hedging packs are UK grown by horticultural experts. On the odd occasion that we source native species from abroad, we use only a selected few nurseries who have undergone rigorous quality checks. At best4hedging, our aim is to provide you with the healthiest plants, in the best condition, whilst keeping our prices to a minimum. You can buy your mixed Hawthorn hedge plants online, with total confidence in our reliable quality and service.