IPPS Europe: Online Nursery Tours 2021

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Online Nursery Tour: Provender Nurseries

Author: Richard McKenna

The tour was conducted by Provender’s managing director, and IPPS committee member, Richard McKenna. This is a fantastic opportunity to see one of the first Plant Healthy Certified nurseries in the UK growing a huge selection of plants including hedging, shrubs, specimen plants, herbaceous, grasses, bamboo and topiary over their 18-acre site. If you missed the live Q&A session, catch-up with the recording now.

Online Nursery Tour: Gunnar Christensens Planteskole

Please join us in viewing one of Denmark’s largest production nurseries, Gunnar Christensens Planteskole, who annually produce over two million plants across their 25-hectare site. Their range includes berry bushes, ornamental shrubs, perennials, herbs and strawberries. Gunnar Christensens thinks green and has more than 25 years’ experience growing using biological plant protection.

Online Nursery Tour: Bransford Webbs

Author: Karl O’ Neill

The 15-hectare site in Worcestershire produces over 1.8 million plants annually across 65,000m2 of protected growing area and additional outdoor beds. The tour was hosted by IPPS Europe President and Technical Manager for the nursery, Karl O’ Neill, and focuses on their Hebe production.