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When Fairy Gardening Went To Chelsea…

When Fairy Gardening Went To Chelsea…

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… Full story

German Consumer goods fair banks on outdoor trends

Consumer-goods fair banks on outdoor trends

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. And this even though… Full story

Coffee Logs

Coffee Logs by Bio-Bean

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… Full story

Fiddlehead Trophy for best Miniature Garden winner

Everyone’s A Winner - Best miniature garden

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?… Full story

Vivagreen videos for MossOff stockists

Vivagreen videos for MossOff stockists

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… Full story

DJ Turf Care for a well-presented lawn

Lawn jobs April feed organic fertiliser

Who knows what this summer will bring. In the past we have had both drought and flooding, and last year it was cold and dreary in May and June, only to get hot and dry in August. Whatever the… Full story

HTA Catering Conference and Dinner

A Piece of Cake HTA Catering Conference

A Piece of Cake? HTA Catering Conference and Dinner 13-14 June 2017

Catering continues to play a huge role in the make-up of garden centres accounting for in excess of 25% of… Full story

Adam Dunnett, Sales and Marketing Director at Wyevale Nurseries with Mike Simms, Buyer from the Chepstow Group

PlantFest visitor numbers grow at Hereford nurseries

RETAILERS visited two Hereford nurseries in March (2017) to attend their PlantFest and to see new product developments for the coming year.

Wyevale Nurseries and… Full story

Garden Orchids

Gorgeous garden orchids

Gorgeous garden orchids add a touch of exotic beauty to your garden. These wonderful plants create a stunning display in a shady part of your garden throughout spring, and become a true… Full story

HTA National Plant Show

HTA Show enhancements gives visitors VIP experience…

We know how hard it is to see everything you want to at a busy exhibition and the HTA are giving all visitors their own VIP invitation to the HTA National Plant Show, sponsored by Hortipak, and… Full story

Wham Stand at Autumn Fair NEC Birmingham 2015

Wham's bumper harvest from Autumn Fair

Britain's leading manufacturer of plastic housewares, What More UK, reports an excellent and encouraging response from its presence at the annual Autumn Fair at the NEC, Birmingham.

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Chris Durston of British based Durston Garden Products

British Based Durstons goes from Strength-to-Strength

Somerset based Durston Garden Products continues to grow as the company returns from GLEE 2015 with even more new customers under its belt.

The 100% British based family owned company was… Full story

Backsaver Barrow

New twist on traditional wheelbarrow scoops two awards at garden trade show

A new twist on the traditional wheelbarrow, Baksaver Barrow, won two awards – the Best Machinery and Tools Product and the New Product Innovation Award – at the Glee garden show in Birmingham.… Full story

Fuchsia Thumbelina Gem by Wyevale Nurseries

Wyevale Nurseries unveils seven new plants

SEVEN new plants were unveiled at this year’s (2015) Four Oaks Trade Show by Wyevale Nurseries.

The plants included Fuchsia ‘Thumbelina Gem’, Geranium ‘Purple Ghost’, Raspberry ‘Ruby… Full story

Gardman Logo

Exciting new chapter for Gardman and its customers …

What an exciting new chapter for Gardman and its customers …

Gardman goes to Glee next month with a greatly enhanced product range following this summer’s management buy-out that has left… Full story