Italy’s Most Prestigious Garden Network Celebrates 20 Years of Success

British owned business ‘Grandi Giardini Italiani’ (GGI), a network of the finest open gardens in Italy including the beautiful grounds at the Vatican, celebrates its 20th anniversary this year (2017).

Utilise your outdoor space as another room

The trend in recent years has been to utilise your outdoor space as another room and not just as a place for growing plants or as a football pitch for the children. Create an enclosed space by putting up screens and covering them with climbers; add a parasol and you will have created a private, enclosed space. 

Hull-based manufacturer Willerby has got staff and patients at a local hospital buzzing about its new Willer Bee Campaign, thanks to a donation of 500 packets of special bee-friendly seeds and four handcrafted bee houses.

Dog toy brand Chuckit! launches innovative new ‘Hydro’ range of dog toys.

Set to transform Summer adventures with a water absorbent core for constant hydration. ‘Hydro’ range of dog toys combining fun and function for Fido. 

Do you have rattan furniture in your garden? With it being one of the most popular choices for garden furniture there is a good chance that you do. Rattan furniture is exceptionally popular due to the fact it needs very little maintenance. Good quality rattan furniture is rust-proof, weather resistant and easy to wipe clean if there are any unavoidable spillages. 

At the recent RHS Chelsea Flower Show miniature gardening made an appearance alongside the amazing show gardens, floral displays and trade stands.

Working with the Horticultural Trades Association and Perennial, the Gardener’s charity, Fiddlehead produced a large fairy garden on the roof of a garden shed, as part of the HTA show garden 40 Sunbury Road. 

Germany’s oldest consumer-goods fair banks on the latest outdoor trends with real plants and outdoor furnishings

Green is often in short supply in urban settings.

TV gardening expert, Katie Rushworth, to unveil new people's garden at Bradford Garden Centre

Further to the recent announcement of her year- long partnership with Tong Garden Centre, Leeds based garden designer and TV presenter Katie Rushworth will unveil her inspirational people's garden at the Tong Lane business next month.

Coffee Logs

Coffee is the drink which powers many of us through the working day – but thanks to bio-bean, thousands of tonnes of the UK’s spent coffee grounds are now being transformed into a revolutionary new product to power our homes.

A familiar face amongst Glee’s marketing team has reason to celebrate as they become the show’s new permanent Senior Marketing Executive.

Luke Murphy will be well known to many Glee exhibitors, thanks to his involvement in the 2016 show under his previous role as Senior Partnership Executive, which also saw Luke work across Spring and Autumn Fair, Pure and Jewellery and Watch.

Masterchef 2016 winner, Jane Devonshire, to speak at HTA Catering Conference Dinner

Reining Masterchef champion, Jane Devonshire, will be the speaker at this year’s HTA Catering Conference dinner which takes at The Belfry in Sutton Coldfield in June.

Retail Garden Centre site to let with Rural Estate Agent Pike Smith & Kemp

Little Farm Nurseries is an extensive commercial garden centre site with consent for retail sales being marketed to let by Pike Smith & Kemp Rural.

Everyone’s A Winner

Do you run, or have contact with, a local gardening club?  Would you like to encourage new gardeners, especially young ones, to become involved? Fiddlehead, the miniature gardening experts, are giving away trophies to independent gardening clubs, for the winner of the “best miniature garden” category.

Putting their best foot forward: Team Briers survive the Garden Re-Leaf Day 20-mile charity walk

Six members of the Briers team took on the gruelling Garden Re-Leaf 20 mile walk, all in aid of the wholly deserving Greenfingers charity.

Vivagreen have produced a series of straightforward information videos which can be personalised for new MossOff stockists.

The team from Vivagreen have been working with Diarmuid Gavin to produce a series of short information videos to explain the benefits of their unique new MossOff product.