Pat Fitzgerald  

Pat FitzGerald

Managing Director    

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

Sales Manager    

Melanie is a graduate of The University of Weihenstephan near Munich in Germany and our Sales 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.  Melanie is responsible for ensuring all planning and careful introduction of our new varieties from breeders all over the world.



Angelica Sandoval Prando PhD

Production Manager    

Angelica has only recently joined the team at FitzGerald Nurseries Ltd. With her wide experience on the technical and scientific aspects of plant propagation she is adding great value to our team and as such she is responsible for the entire production from the planning phase to dispatch.  







Noirin FitzGerald

Accounts & Administration  


 Val Reid  

Val Reid

Propagation Supervisor   

Val is reponsible for supervision in the propagation unit and oversees the first stage process of production. Plants are taken as cuttings, seedling, divisions and micro-propagules, then rooted and weaned off under Vals supervision. 

 Lenny 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 on our Littlefield site near Jenkinstown.





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

Tel: +353 (0)56 7728418
Fax:+353 (0)56 7728481
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