Hortech Wholesale Nurseries 8-acre production unit at Moddershall produces a variety of container-grown plants. The site is modern and efficient, comprising outside growing areas and large areas of glasshouse and polytunnels.

Hortech Wholesale Nurseries container production

Hortech Wholesale Nurseries container production

Young plant production

The nursery site is situated at over 500ft above sea level which enables us to produce quality hardy nursery stock. This means our plants to adapt to a vast range of geographical areas in the UK and gives further assurance that our plants are fully hardy with superior establishment & shelf life, than any continental imports.

Nursery overview

Ceanothus varieties

Conifer liners

Efficiency is at the forefront of Hortech Wholesale Nurseries thinking, with investment in latest technology and staff training essential for future business. Environmental issues are also a priority and Hortech Wholesale Nurseries prides itself on using resources carefully and considerately with minimal effect on the local and wider communities.

Hortech Wholesale Nurseries has a state-of -the-art propagation facility which enables us to produce in excess of 250,000 young plants. All where possible are produced using little or no peat based composts. All liners are produced in biodegradable pots to reduce plastic waste and to save valuable time during potting.

Biodegradeable pots

Production at Moddershall

Production at Moddershall

Potting at Moddershall is done via a mobile potting unit that can be moved around the nursery site and facilitate quick and easy potting…

Mobile Potting machine at Hortech Wholesale Nurseries

Mobile Potting machine at Hortech Wholesale Nurseries

Potting using peat free compost and bio pots

Hortech Wholesale Nurseries have made huge strides in the use of peat free compost in the amenity, and more recently retail, plant markets. We are already winning many admirers of our peat free products.