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Why Landscapers use Hedges Direct

Why landscapers use Hedges Direct?

Here at Hedges Direct we pride ourselves in the highly established relationships we have with landscapers across the country. With over a decade of experience in the horticultural industry and a wide range of the finest suppliers and growers, we are confident that we can provide landscapers with everything they need for projects large or small.

We are always available

Our friendly staff are on hand 7 days a week to offer immediate, bespoke quotes guaranteed to beat our competitor’s prices and unrivalled advice should you need it. Available by phone or email and if you’re busy at the time but want to talk to our staff, you can request a call back and one of our team members will get back to you within the hour.

We have fantastic stock

We have a wide range of stock to satisfy even the most diverse of your customer briefs. Over the past ten years our product range has grown to successfully achieve an increasing range of project objectives. We now supply over 100 hedge plant species, and almost all are available in every root type; cell grown, pot grown, bare roots, root balls and professionally maintained instant hedge units for an immediate garden feature. We have all heights of hedging from 10cm to 9m and even larger specs available with this years’ addition of extra tall root ball plants in our most popular species. We know that our landscapers are faced with large garden projects which is why we offer discounted pallet deals so they can achieve these big projects when restricted to a budget.

In addition to our wide selection of hedging, we offer pleached & ornamental trees, topiary, turf, and a selection of the best planting essentials in the market.

We have a great relationship with some of the finest growers in the industry. When you order from us you can rest assured you will receive high quality plants as they are grown in perfect conditions by professionals with generations of experience. With this supply base, we are able to source external products so if we don’t stock what you’re looking for, we can source it for you.

We offer simple, quick and convenient delivery solutions

It’s important for landscapers that delivery is prompt and on time with no hassle, the last thing they want is to turn up to a new job and be stood twiddling their thumbs waiting for the plants to arrive.

Using our experience in dispatch and logistics, we can assure our landscapers that our delivery is made accurately and on time. Most orders are despatched within 3-5 working days with the option of next day delivery available, just call us on 01257 263873 when placing your order to see if we can get your plants to you the following day. We can guarantee landscapers AM delivery at no extra cost or at a time more suitable to them at a location of their choice. We don’t require a signature upon delivery so we can deliver them to the project location before you arrive. We take great care in selecting our currier partners so our plants arrive to you in perfect condition. We like to save landscapers money whenever we can so for order over £50, delivery is on the house!

“Ive been delighted with Hedges Direct, they’re reliable in both their delivery arrangements and the quality of their stock. Deliveries on the day and at the time that I needed them”  Helen Voisey, MSGD & BALI Registered Designer, Helen Voisey Garden Design, Leeds.

We have The Hedging Network!

You may have already heard about the The Hedging Network through one of our email newsletters or read about in numerous trade publications. As a nationwide supplier of hedging plants (amongst other things) we are regularly asked by our customers for recommended horticulture experts in their area, and until now, we did not have a complete referral solution. The Hedging Network was created to bring together a selection of reputable and experienced landscapers and garden designers from around the country, in order to display their contact details in one location.

Joining The Hedging Network allows your company details to be visible to the thousands of potential customers browsing our website every day. As an Approved Member, our Sales team are able to refer customers directly to you when placing their order. We’ve received a lot of positive feedback from Approved Members and it’s completely FREE to join!

In addition to your contact details being visible within our database, a direct link to your website will also be included so that browsing customers can easily access more information if it was needed. An Approved Member has full access to our approved badge which can be displayed on your website so you can showcase your membership and advertise that your company demonstrates the high level of quality service and expertise required to meet The Hedging Network criteria.

We’re a social bunch at Hedges Direct and continuously share the relationship we have with our Approved Members through our various social media accounts. Our Approved Members frequently send pictures of the projects they have completed with our products, which are then shared to our thousands of social media fans and followers. These posts include a link to your website and a mention of your relationship with us to exhibit the high level of trust we have with your services.

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Win a fruit tree and planting kit worth a total of £170 in our #HDLoveYourGarden competition

To celebrate the third year that Hedges Direct is supporting gardening makeover show Love Your Garden, we’re giving away three fruit trees and planting kits worth a total of £170.

We’re delighted to be once again supplying our products to the popular ITV programme, presented by Alan Titchmarsh. After providing Mature Cherry Laurel hedging in 2013, and mixed native instant hedging, English Lavender, Portuguese Laurel hedging and Box hedging in 2014, we continue our support this season by supplying six metres of Yew instant hedging to appear in episode three of the series, which airs on 7 July.

Creating your dream garden can take years of nurture, maintenance and care, but Love Your Garden provides a helping hand to those in need of a boost, more often than not with tear-jerking results. Last year our donated plants helped transform a wildlife garden at a hospice in Luton, using a combination of native instant hedging and Lavender. And our Box hedging helped surprise the owners of a garden in South London.

HD LYG Competition

For the months of June and July we’ll be offering you a chance to win one of three fruit trees and planting kits:

1st Prize – Cherry tree & tree planting kit (including, stake & tie, rabbit guard and rootgrow)

2nd Prize – Apple tree & tree planting kit (including, stake & tie, rabbit guard and rootgrow)

3rd prize – Apple tree & tree planting kit (including, stake & tie, rabbit guard and rootgrow)

With a total prize value of over £170, this competition is not to be missed.

The competition closes on Friday 24 July at 5pm, and winners will be announced on Monday 27 July. To enter, simply visit the Hedges Direct Facebook page, click on the #HDLoveYourGarden tab and input your details. The winners will be chosen at random and announced on our Facebook page. We’d also love to see photographs of your own gardens, tweet us @HedgesDirect with the hashtag #HDLoveYourGarden.

Throughout the summer we’ll be providing advice on how to make the most of getting out into the garden. If you’ve got any specific questions then please get in touch, our friendly team are on hand to help you make the right decisions for your gardening project.

Make sure you enter our competition, and stay tuned to ITV for Love Your Garden!