Pat Fitzgerald  

Pat FitzGerald

Managing Director     Email Pat

Pat founded FitzGerald Nurseries in 1990 and has had a long career in the nursery industry since leaving college in 1982.  As a former Chairman of Ireland Nursery Association and a member of European Nursery Association committe in the 1990s Pat has wide international nursery industry knowlege. Travelling extensively worldwide visiting breeders and other nuseries is part of Pat's yearly schedule. 

Melanie Hohner  

Melanie Hohner

General Manager     Email Melanie

Melanie is a graduate of The University of Weihenstephan near Munich in Germany and our General Manager organising all aspects of the business.  Melanie has wide experience in the European nursery industry and worked in France Germany and Switzerland as a sales manager for a large French nursery company.  Melanie is responsible for ensuring all planning and careful introduction of our new varieties from breeders all over the world.



 Val Reid  

Val Reid

Propagation Supervisor

Val is reponsible for supervision in the specialist propagation unit at MyPlant and oversees the first stage process of the MyPlant production. Plants are taken as cuttings seedling and micro-propagules then rooted and weaned off under Vals supervision,  As all MyPlant's are 100% produced in Ireland each MyPlant passes through under Val's care to the next stage of production at the nursery. Val has worked at FitzGerald Nurseries since 1995, Val is a native of Co, Kilkenny.

Ann Daly  

Ann Daly

Despatch Supervisor    Email Ann

Ann is a national Diploma holder in Horticulture and has worked with us for over 8 years.  Ann before coming to us worked in the UK with a leading nursery and now heads up the Quality control and customer service part of the MyPlant business. An is a native of West Cork.


Noirin FitzGerald

Accounts & Administration     Email Noirin

 Leonard Reid  

Lenny Reid

Production Supervisor

Lenny has been with the company since its foundation and is in charge of supervising all of the day to day liners production activities.

 Kevin Conway  

Kevin Conway

Dispatch Assistant

Kevins duties include order assembly, dispatch supervison and general quality control.


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FitzGerald Nurseries Ltd, Oldtown, Stoneyford, Co. Kilkenny, Republic of Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)56 7728418
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