Date – 27 September 2019
Time – 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Where – J. A. Jones & Sons, 2D Gravel Lane, Banks,, Southport, PR9 8BN. View Map

An excellent opportunity to discover the world of commercial tree and shrub production.

Established in 1900, J. A. Jones is a leading wholesale nursery and tree supplier based in Southport. Covering a total area of 130 acres, they specialise in field and container grown trees, shrubs bamboos and climbers ranging in size from transplants through to semi-matures. In addition, they also operate a thriving cash and carry business. For more information visit their website (opens an external link).

The morning will consist of a tour of their field grown production facilities.  Following lunch at the nearby Hesketh Arms, the afternoon will explore their cash and carry business and look at container grown production.

CPD Value: 5 points (Category 4).

Tickets: Members free. Non-members £10 (lunch not included).

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Organised by the North West and North Wales branch of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture.