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Frank P Matthews Acquires Cherry Tree Arboretum

Frank P Matthews Acquires Cherry Tree Arboretum

As part of an ongoing expansion programme, Frank P Matthews have acquired the stock and business of Cherry Tree Arboretum in Shropshire from John and Elizabeth Ravenscroft and Chris Brookes.

HTA National Plant Show 2018 Awards

HTA National Plant Show 2018 Awards

Laburnum 'Yellow Rocket' wins Best in Show, Gold in Category and Visitor Vote. Apple 'Eden' wins Silver in Category!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

Frank P Matthews Invest in British Grown Trees

Frank P Matthews Invest in British Grown Trees

We have expanded our in-house propagation unit to produce an even wider range of 'British Grown' trees for the UK market.

The field crew harvesting rootstocks from the stoolbeds

The field crew harvesting rootstocks from the stoolbeds

In January we are busy harvesting apple roostocks from the stoolbeds in the fields. Click through to see a short film of the team in action.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from all at Frank P Matthews

New 2500 sqm Keder Greenhouse Installed

New 2500 sqm Keder Greenhouse Installed

We have installed a new 2500 sqm Keder Greenhouse to hold an additional 8,000 trees

FREE tree reference book for National Tree Week

FREE tree reference book for National Tree Week

We are giving away *FREE* copies of 'Trees for your garden' for every tree added to our Tree Map during National Tree Week

Bare root trees being lifted from the field

Bare root trees being lifted from the field

We are now lifting bare root trees out of the field. It takes several weeks to get over 300,000 trees out of the ground. See a short film of the field crew in action!

The Mighty Apple 'On Tour' this Autumn

The Mighty Apple 'On Tour' this Autumn

Our amazing collection of over 300 varieties of apple will be on tour in Worcestershire this autumn