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Wilsons pet food – a selection of bags

Win a Wilsons Pet Food package worth over £120

If you’re looking to stock a more nutritional option than regular pet food, then Wilsons Pet Food Cold Pressed range is exactly that – because the lower temperatures used in the manufacturing… Full story

A selection of indoor plants

Woodlodge responds to soaring interest in houseplants

As the market for indoor plants continues to experience phenomenal double-digit growth, Woodlodge is rebranding its indoor pot collection – to be called Root – while expanding its product offering… Full story

The Haskins reusable water bottles

Haskins provides 600 reusable water bottles to staff

Leading garden centre group, Haskins Garden Centres, has allocated all 600 team members with a reusable water bottles to help reduce single-use plastic in the overall business.

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Last years Cuprinol shed of the year

Shortlist announced for Cuprinol shed of the year 2019

Shed superstars, garden enthusiasts and out-building aficionados are looking for the public’s support after being shortlisted for one of the most celebrated awards in the UK - the… Full story

Christmas tree with themed decorations

Take the stress out of Christmas with themed decorations

With the festive period representing the busiest and most profitable retail period for garden centres, it is more important than ever to stand out from the competition. 


In the run-… Full story

Greenfingers Charity logo

Evergreen Garden Care Proud Partner Of Greenfingers Charity

Evergreen Garden Care is delighted to announce that it will be partnering with the Greenfingers Charity, donating essential funds and gardening products which will help the team continue the vital… Full story

Johnsons Lawn Seed Accelerator

Johnsons Lawn Seed unveils Accelerator

Johnsons Lawn Seed unveils Accelerator – the key to a lawn that germinates and establishes at speed

Johnsons Lawn Seed has unveiled a major innovation in seed treatment technology that… Full story

David Carey leading charity walk for Garden Re-Leaf

Garden Re-Leaf 2020 officially launched at Glee

The 2020 Garden Re-Leaf Day event was officially launched at Glee today with Greenfingers Charity calling on all sectors of the garden industry and others to get involved in this exciting and… Full story

Tax rules IR35 – what you need to know if you employ contractors

Tax rules IR35 – what you need to know if you employ contractors

Adrian Marlowe, managing director of employment law specialists Lawspeed, discusses new tax rules IR35 and what they mean if you use contactors…

For many years the options available… Full story

Schiedel Chimney Systems

Schiedel Chimney Systems - It's Definitely Not A Fire Pit!

Outdoor living enthusiasts can enjoy entertaining to their hearts’ content with the new Garden Fireplace from leading chimney manufacturer, Full story

New products galore for Treadstone at GLEE 2019

New products galore for Treadstone at GLEE 2019

Making the most of extra space afforded by a larger stand at Glee this year, Wrexham-based Treadstone products will… Full story

William Blake - pot recycling and reducing waste

GCA members encouraged to do their bit to reduce waste

THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) is encouraging its members to do what they can start reducing waste and the amount of plastic going to landfill (August, 2019).

Two of its member… Full story

A selection of images from LANDSCAPE 2019

LANDSCAPE 2019’s Full Line Up

LANDSCAPE 2019 is officially this month! Year round LANDSCAPE’s dedicated team has been working hard to deliver the most valuable trade event in the Landscaping Industry – and a culmination of a… Full story

Yvonne Bunyan Good in manager taking part in the Static Bikeathon

Staff at Haskins Garden Centre in Ferndown complete Static Bikeathon

Employees working at Haskins in Ferndown completed a charity Static Bikeathon in aid of Faithworks Wessex.

Staff from all departments in the garden centre and restaurant took part, making… Full story

REAL Christmas tree - recycling tree image

Why a real Christmas tree is more fantastic than plastic

With customers demanding eco-friendly products and plastic reduction hitting headlines week after week, will 2019 signal the death of the artificial Christmas tree?

Christmas tree… Full story

Hossein Arshadi from Hillier Nurseries on the need for tighter biosecurity measures in the UK which will work in practice

'We need biosecurity initiatives which will work'

Hossein Arshadi is a divisional director at Hillier Nurseries. Here, he discusses why existing biosecurity initiatives will not work in practice and what is still needed from the government, the… Full story