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Our Tree Varieties 

Mires beck tree team was founded six years ago, working in partnership with William Jackson Food Groups to produce high quality root trainer (cell) grown trees to be planted in green spaces throughout the city of Hull. Since then the team has greatly expanded and now grows over 350,000 native British tree varieties annually from 24 different species, working in partnership through the Humber Forest and the Community Forest aims to reach tree planting targets for the county of Yorkshire. Most of our trees are grown in deep root trainers which have many advantages over more traditional bare root stock. They have proven very popular and we now supply many local authorities, parish councils, conservation charities, government agencies and local estates throughout Yorkshire. While numbers are expanding we are very proud of the high quality and exacting standards of the stock we produce for our customers. All seed is British sourced, peat free and is thoroughly tested for pests and diseases before entering or leaving the nursery. The stock is mainly wholesale for woodland, forestry and hedgerow projects but we can advise on larger private land requirements.  
 
We aim to provide the very best product to each customer, suited to their needs and the habitats they intend to plant. We welcome enquiries all year round and can offer advice, guidance and even site visits to help ensure the success of your planting scheme. Please feel to ring us on 01430 421543 or email the Habitat Supervisor at stephen@miresbeck.co.uk. 

How to Find Out About Our Trees 

Please click on the scientific names of the trees below. Each link will take you to more information about that tree. 
Please read about the different tree varieties we have at our nursery, and each one is labelled with the key below. 
O - Ornamental 
HP - Hedge Plants 
B - Broadleaf 
E - Evergreen 

Our Tree Varieties 

Acer campastre (Field Maple) (O, HP and B) & Aesculus hippocastenum (Horse Chestnut) (B) 
 
Alnus glutinosa (Alder) (B) & Betula Pendula (Silver Birch) (B) 
 
Betula pubescens (Downy Birch) (B) & Caprinus betulus (Hornbeam) (O, HP and B) 
 
Corylus avellana (Hazel) (HP and B) & Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) (B) 
 
Cornus sanguinea (Dogwood) (HP and B) & Frangula alnus (Alder Buckthorn) (HP and B) 
 
Fagus sylvatica (Beech) (HP and B) & Ilex aquifolium (Holly) (O, HP and B) 
 
Pinus sylvestris (Scots Pine) (B and E) & Prunus avium (Wild Cherry) (O and B) 
 
Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn) (HP and B) & Quercus patrea (Sessile Oak) (B) 
 
Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak) (B) & Rhamnus cathertica (Buckthorn) (B) 
 
Rosa canina (Dog Rose) (HP and B) & Sorbus torminalis (Wild Service Tree) (B) 
 
Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan) (O and B) & Sorbus aria (Whitebeam) (B) 
 
Salix caprea (Goat Willow) (B) & Tilia cordata (Small Leaved Lime) (B) 
 
Ulmus glabra (Wych Elm) (B) & Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) (HP and B) 
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple) (HP and B) & Populus tremula (Aspen) (B) 
Prunus padus (Bird Cherry) (O and B) & Rhamus cathartica (Purging Buckthorn) (HP and B) 
Click here to find out how you can contribute to the Queen's Green Canopy 

Click here to find the map form 

If you do not have space or a garden to plant a tree, we are dedicating 300 blackthorn trees and have 200 silver birch trees (more mature) for adoption. Both of these species will be added to the Queen's Green Canopy map when adopted or planted on our site by your request. 
To ask us to plant one of our 300 Blackthorn trees - free! 
To adopt one of our Silver Birch trees - £5 
We will register your tree onto the Queen's Green Canopy map for you. All we need from you are the answers from the map form. Please email your answers to info@miresbeck.co.uk
Our bank details are:  
Name: Mires Beck Nursery 
Sort Code: 40-42-25 
Account Number: 41120786 
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