Future Forests: Shrubs A to J. Bare-root and in small pots.  Mail-order available. Updated 26th April 2017.

Aronia MelanocarpaCotinus Coggygria 'Royal Purple'Euonymus AlatusAronia Arbutifolia

These Shrubs are 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 Container Grown Shrubs to plant NOW, please see  Potted Shrubs
  GENUS SPECIES/VARIETY DESCRIPTION      E  = evergreen   S = sea hardy   FORM SIZE PRICE
  Cl = climber/wall shrub gc = good for ground cover H = also as hedging.     For Quantity prices, click  here      
  Abeliophyllum distichum Wonderfully scented white flowers early in the year   9cm pot 1yr 4.00
Pic Info Amelanchier spicata Shrubby Amelanchier, erect, white flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
          bareroot 2-3' 6.00
Pic Info Arbutus unedo Strawberry Tree Native, white flowers red fruits E S H 9cm pot 1yr 4.00
          9cm 2' 6.00
Pic Info Aronia melanocarpa    White flowers, edible black fruits, bareroot 1-2' 3.00
  Black Chokeberry   great autumn colour   bareroot 3-4' 7.00
          bareroot 4-5' 9.00
    mel. 'Professor Ed' More compact than above   9cm pot 1yr 4.00
Pic Info Aucuba
Spotted Laurel
japonica, variegated Gold markings, brightens shady places E bareroot 1' 2yr 3.00
  Azalea deciduous Rhodo. luteum     9cm 4" 4.00
Pic Info Azara microphylla Similar but with smaller, rounded leaves E bareroot 2' 5.00
  Berberis darwinii Small dark leaves, striking orange flowers E H 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   julianae Tall shrub, yellow flowers, very long spines E H 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   x media 'Red Jewel' Glossy leaves, reddish in spring turning purple sE 9cm pot 6ins 4.00
          bareroot 1-2' 4.00
    x ottawensis 'Superba' Large deep purple leaf, yellow flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
    thunbergii Strong thorny shrub, good autumn foliage H bareroot 1yr 3.00
        H bareroot 2'+ 5.00
Pic Info   thunbergii 'Atropurpurea' As above with purple leaves H bareroot 1-2' 3.00
Pic Info   wilsonii Yellow flowers, colours well in autumn bareroot 1'+ 3.00
  Buddleja dav. 'Empire Blue' Classic mauve / blue flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
  Butterfly Bush dav. 'Royal Red' Dark red / purple flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
    dav. 'White Profusion' White flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
 

 

Buddleja  Collection

Any 3 for 10 euro

       
Pic Info Chaenomeles japonica Large spreading bush, pink flowers, Cl bareroot 1' 3.00
  Flowering Quince fruits for preserves, jellies etc        
    speciosa 'Umbillicata' Single salmon pink flowers   9cm pot 2yr 4.00
Pic Info   x superba 'Crimson & Gold' Dark red flowers with gold stamens   9cm pot 2yr 4.00
    x superba 'Jet Trail' Pure white flowers, compact   9cm pot 2yr 4.00
  GENUS SPECIES/VARIETY DESCRIPTION      E  = evergreen   S = sea hardy   FORM SIZE PRICE
  Cl = climber/wall shrub gc = good for ground cover H = also as hedging.     For Quantity prices, click  here      
  Cornus Shrubby Dogwoods for Tree Dogwoods, click here        
    alba 'Aurea' Yellow leaved Dogwood, red stems   bareroot 2'+ 3.00
Pic Info   alba 'Elegantissima' Silver variegated leaves, red stems bareroot 2'+ 3.00
Pic Info   alba 'Kesselringii' Purple black stems    bareroot 2'+ 3.00
          bareroot 3-4' 5.00
Pic Info   alba 'Sibirica'   Brilliant red stems glow in winter bareroot 2'+ 3.00
    alba 'Siberian Pearls' Red stems, large white fruits   bareroot 2'+ 3.00
Pic Info   sanguinea  Native Dogwood Greeny red stems   bareroot 1-2' 3.00
Pic Info   sericea 'Flaviramea' Yellow stemmed dogwood bareroot 2'+ 3.00
          bareroot 3'+ 5.00
   

Shrubby Dogwoods

Any mix of smaller plants 2'+  10 for € 25

       
Pic Info Corylus avellana 'Contorta' Unusual corkscrew branches, catkins 9cm pot 1-2' 10.00
  Twisted Hazel            
  GENUS SPECIES/VARIETY DESCRIPTION      E  = evergreen   S = sea hardy   FORM SIZE PRICE
  Cl = climber/wall shrub gc = good for ground cover H = also as hedging.     For Quantity prices, click  here      
Cotoneasters    for  Ground Cover
Pic Info Cotoneaster dammeri Quite prostrate, sealing wax red fruits E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   dam.'Queen of Carpets' Dense mat small leaves, white flws, red fruits E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
    s. 'Coral Beauty' A mound of glossy leaves, flowers and fruits E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
 

Groundcover Cotoneasters in Quantity  10 for 28 euro,  50 for 125 euro,  100 for 220 euro

       
Pic Info Cotoneaster dielsianus Small pink flowers, red fruits & leaf in autumn S bareroot 2' 3.00
          bareroot 3' 4.00
Pic Info   franchettii Graceful shrub, orange/scarlet fruits H bareroot 1-2' 3.00
Pic Info   horizontalis  Fishbone Cotoneaster white flower, red fruit Cl 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
    lacteus Arching, white flowers red fruits   9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   simonsii Upright shrub, good for hedging E H bareroot 1'+ 3.00
Pic Info Cytisus scorparius  Whippy stems, yellow spring flowers S bareroot 2' 4.00
  Common Broom   Happy on poor, dry ground        
  Deutzia gracilis 'Nikko' Low shrub, white spring flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
    x 'Strawberry Fields' Crimson buds, pink flowers   bareroot 1-2' 4.00
          barerrot 2-3' 6.00
  Drimys winterii Scented white flowers, grows tall E 9cm pot 2yr 6.00
Pic Info Elaeagnus x ebbengii Silvery leaves, hardy by the sea E S H 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic   umbellata Creamy white flowers, red fruits bareroot 1-2' 3.00
          bareroot 2-3' 5.00
Pic Erica  Heather in variety Pink, purple or white flowers, foliage varieties E 11cm pot 1 yr 3.00
    Most summer flowering Heathers dislike limy soil   1.5lt pot 2 yr 4.50
  GENUS SPECIES/VARIETY DESCRIPTION      E  = evergreen   S = sea hardy   FORM SIZE PRICE
  Cl = climber/wall shrub gc = good for ground cover H = also as hedging.     For Quantity prices, click  here      
Pic Info Euonymus alatus Winged Spindle Firey autumn colour, curious winged stems bareroot 1'+ 4.00
Pic Info Native Spindle europaeus Unusual pink fruits, great autumn colour bareroot 2-3' 2.50
      Tall native shrub   bareroot 3-4' 5.00
          bareroot 4-5' 7.00
Pic Info Japanese Spindle japonicus Glossy leaf, excellent seaside shrub or hedge E S H 8cm pot sold out
Pic Info Forsythia spectabilis Masse of yellow flowers in early spring H bareroot 1-2' 3.00
Pic Info Fothergilla monticola 'Major' Fragrant white flws in spring, autumn colour bareroot 1' 4.00
Pic Fuchsia red, Common Fuchsia Red & purple flowers, vigorous S H bareroot 1'+ 2.00
    pink Dainty pale pink / white flowers S H bareroot 1-2' 2.00
Pic Info Gaultheria procumbens 'Magic Berry' Low groundcover, large red fruits in winter E gc 9cm pot sold out
Pic Info   'Shallon' Vigorous, pink flws, purple fruits likes shade E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info Griselinia littoralis Glossy lime green foliage, E S H bareroot 1-2' 2.00
          bareroot 2-3' 3.00
  Hamamelis mollis 'Pallida' Scented yellow spring flowers, autumn colour   9cm pot sold out
Pic Info (American Witchazel) virginiana Yellow autumn colour and flowers bareroot 1-2' 4.00
  Hedera helix (Common Ivy) Great for birds and bees E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   hibernica  (Irish Ivy) glossy foliage for walls or ground cover E gc 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
   

 Ivy in Quantity

10 for 28 euro, 50 for 125 euro

     
  GENUS SPECIES/VARIETY DESCRIPTION      E  = evergreen   S = sea hardy   FORM SIZE PRICE
  Cl = climber/wall shrub gc = good for ground cover H = also as hedging.     For Quantity prices, click  here      
Pic Info Hydrangea macrophylla   Common mophead, pale blue on acid soil, S bareroot 1-2' 2.00
  named varieties mac. 'Adria' Compact. Pink to blue mophead S 1.3lt pot 2yr 6.00
    mac. 'Leuchtfeuer' Bright red mophead flowers S 1.3lt pot 2yr 6.00
Pic   mac.'Masja'  Red ball-shaped flowers, more compact S 1.3lt pot 2yr 6.00
    mac. Matilda Gutges' Mophead, deep blue to pink or violet depending on soil., compact S 1.3lt pot 2yr 6.00
    mac. Rosita Pink mophead S 1.3lt pot 2yr 6.00
  Oak leaf Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snowflake' this variety has huge white flowers   9cm pot 1yr 4.00
  Climbing Hydrangea petiolaris White flowers, yellow autumn leaf, takes shade Cl 9cm pot 1-2' 5.00
  Hypericum calycinum Low and spreading ground-cover, small yellow flowers gc 8cm pot 1yr 3.00
Pic Info   'Hidcote' Large bush, big yellow cup flowers summer E bareroot 1-2' 3.00
  Ilex    Holly aquifolium Our well known native Holly E S 9cm pot 1' 3.00
    aqu. 'Silver Queen' Silver margined leaf, male form E S 9cm pot 1yr 4.00
    x alt. 'Golden King' Green / gold leaves, female, berries E S 9cm pot 1yr 4.00
Pic Dwarf Mt Holly crenata 'Convexa' Dense, glossy foliage, black fruits. E S H bareroot 3yr 4.00
    crenata 'Green Hedge' suitable  for topiary and hedges. E S H 9cm pot 1yr 3.00
               
   

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