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Monkton Elm Garden & Pet Centre staff with GCA awards

Wales & West GCA regional winners revealed

STAFF at garden centres across the Wales & West region are celebrating after scooping awards during a presentation evening at Castle Gardens this week (Tuesday, July 23, 2019).

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Stylish self-watering pots for houseplants

Stylish self-watering pots for houseplants

Houseplants are the ultimate multi-functional interior accessory; not only do they add a natural element to rooms by bringing the… Full story

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ecofective® brand is poised for growth at Glee 

Leading environmentally-friendly plant care brand ecofective® will feature its rapidly expanding portfolio at Glee 2019, showcasing the latest generation of natural feed, weed and pest control… Full story

Little boy watering plants in Haskins Garden Centre after taking part in the colouring competition

Haskins launches colouring competition

Haskins launches colouring competition of garden scene to encourage children to enjoy gardening

Leading garden centre group, Haskins Garden Centres, is… Full story
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Entry to the GIMA Innovators’ Seed Corn Fund is now open!

As activity ramps up for Glee 2019, GIMA – the leading trade association for garden product manufacturers - is encouraging new businesses and innovators to enter this year’s annual GIMA Innovators… Full story

5 ways to financially improve your landscaping business - a woman on phone in plant nursery

5 ways to financially improve your landscaping business

It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you’re running your own landscaping business. There’s a lot to keep track of, from billing clients to actually showing up on site to get the work done. You likely… Full story

Thorndown Paints to be used in garden design

Garden Design With Thorndown Paint's Colours

Garden design is a fascinating and complex job with extensive… Full story

Bayliss Autovents Unit

Keep Your Greenhouse Cool With Bayliss Autovents

One of the biggest challenges for greenhouse gardeners in the summer months is regulating the temperature inside. Ventilation is the key – and it is made much easier with Bayliss Autovents.

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Formbar trolley and basket specialists

Formbar are trolley and basket specialists – it is all we do. Full story

A selection of Sarah Kelleher Cards

Sarah Kelleher Cards

Sarah’s interest in pattern and design goes right… Full story

One of the top five plants from Wyevale Nurseries

Wyevale Nurseries reveals its top five plants for 2020

The retail Sales Manager at one of the UK’s leading nurseries has picked his top five plants for garden centres for 2020.
 
Colin Stanley from Wyevale Nurseries selected the plants… Full story

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Power of One comes to Glee

Power of One is a new initiative being adopted by Glee to highlight the impact we each have on the environment. Supporting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and… Full story

 Ruth Bolam, Commercial and Operations Director at Horticruitment

Horticruitment UK Ltd marks its 30th anniversary this year

Horticruitment UK Ltd is marking its 30th anniversary this year. In 1989 Horticruitment UK was born and was the first agency to provide a specialist recruitment service for the horticultural… Full story

Designing the Perfect Cottage Garden

Designing the Perfect Cottage Garden

Bursting with colour, gradients of heights and whimsicality, it’s no wonder the cottage garden is growing in popularity. From the overgrown enchanted fairy-tale cottage in the woods to the coastal… Full story

Shoppers from garden centres at GLEE

What can garden centres learn from supermarkets?

What can garden centres learn from supermarkets? Focusing on consumer retail psychology can unlock the secrets to higher sales

Supermarkets roll out a host of… Full story