June 27, 2017

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The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and M&G Investments are pleased to announce that they have renewed their partnership for a further three years -

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Increase in sales leads to workforce expansion at Alpha Rail -

Monday, June 26, 2017

Berrys Show Garden at Southport Flower Show -

Monday, June 26, 2017

Sleep height: canopy campers snooze in the sky at the Eden Project -

Monday, June 26, 2017

UK growers meet and collaborate at the forefront of nursery management software development: The 3rd WinTree UK User Forum 2017 from TSD -

Monday, June 26, 2017

Homeowners in South Wales can now get themselves the perfect lawn thanks to LazyLawn® launching in the area -

Monday, June 26, 2017

New play areas set to be approved -

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Design contest launched for €30M concert centre in Kaunas, Lithuania -

Sunday, June 25, 2017

‘Customers put price first’, according to new tradespeople study -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Well-known BBC gardener Bob Flowerdew to present talk on scented plants at Bishampton and District Gardening Club -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Action needed on consistently poor planting rates -

Friday, June 23, 2017

ITV’S ‘Love your Garden’ features Addagrip’s Addaset resin bound surfacing for war veterans garden in Plymouth -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Fullers Mill Garden awarded Visit England Quality Rose Marque -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Large or small, Victorian or traditional, Griffin Glasshouses has it all -

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Land Trust acquires new sites to protect and enhance valuable community green space across the UK -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Peak’s quirky cows hit the heights -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Public urged to nominate community groups for national awards -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wyevale Nurseries scoops six awards at HTA Show -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

New Scape paves the way with porcelain exterior tiling -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Rolawn hit the mark at Gardeners’ World Live -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Join the AIPH International Green City Conference 2016

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) invites all those with an interest in improving cities to experience the fusion of green and urban at the 2016 AIPH International Green City Conference and Tours. Organised by the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) and AIPH, the event takes place in Vancouver from 14 – 18 March 2016, and gives delegates a chance to see innovations in urban green infrastructure and planning on a global scale. Delegates from across the world will learn about the importance of incorporating green design in urban development. A line-up of international speakers will share practical examples…

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Six days until FutureScape returns

Be sure not to miss out on the fabulous seminar programme at FutureScape this year, the event is being held at Sandown Racecourse in Esher, Surrey on Tuesday 17th November. Below are the details of the seminars that are taking place in Seminar Room 3. 10am: Value Sustainable Landscapes Maggie Fennell GreenSky Manager at Boningale looks at how to link the design, installation and maintenance cost to client benefits for green roofs and modern sustainable landscaping. 11am: The Subtle Art of Lightscaping Philip Milner runs the technical arms of Lighting for Gardens and boasts many years of experience advising electricians,…

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Sneak preview of RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016

Today, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is sharing some of the floral and garden highlights of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 (24–28 May), sponsored by M&G Investments. The world’s most famous gardening event will exhibit a variety of exciting, innovative and quirky designs. Floral highlights (Full list found here: http://press.rhs.org.uk/RHS-Shows/Chelsea) This year in the Great Pavilion, the jewel in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show’s crown, the RHS welcomes Bowdens to its central monument site. The Devon-based multi-RHS Gold medal winning nursery takes the largest space at the show with a 6,000sq ft planted-up train station. Centrepiece of the exhibit will…

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FutureScape returns next week with an exciting seminar programme

This year’s FutureScape on Tuesday, November 17 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse in Esher, Surrey, offers a jam-packed seminar programme. Below are the details of the seminars that are taking place in Seminar Room 2. Vectorworks 2016 In September 2015, Vectorworks Inc introduced the latest release of its flagship 2D/3D CAD software for garden for garden and landscape designers: Vectorworks Landmark. Kate Pearson will be talking about new features, upgrades to the hardscape tools, planning tools and site modelling tools. Time: 10am Landscaping – Engaging the Community Landscape architect Adam White shares his experience of designing bespoke nature play spaces…

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Make sure you register to see Ann-Marie Powell at FutureScape

RHS award-winning garden design Ann-Marie Powell is taking to the to the stage at this year’s Let’s Hear It Live at FutureScape on Tuesday, November 17th 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse in Esher, Surrey. She will be questioned by Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson and will offer an insight into her career in garden design and her television presenting roles. She has been awarded gold medals at RHS Chelsea and most recently at RHS Hampton Court in 2015. She is also a well-known author, journalist and broadcaster, most recently presenting the BBC RHS Chelsea coverage and The Great Chelsea Garden Challenge…

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Don’t miss the new panel debate Show Gardens at FutureScape

New to this year’s FutureScape on Tuesday, November 17th 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse is a panel debate focusing on how to plan, design and build a garden for the RHS events. The Show Gardens debate panel includes the RHS Hampton Court Palace show manager, a gold-winning landscaper and a designer who designed her first show garden this year. Room: Seminar Room 1 Time: 3pm See below for more information on our panellists. Dave Green, show manager of RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show Dave Green is show manager for the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show and has been…

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The Passion in the Plants returns for 2nd year at FutureScape

Back for a second year at FutureScape on Tuesday, November 17th 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse, the Passion is in the Plants brings together three plant experts on one stage. This year the debate will focus on why, how and when plants should be bought. The panellists will also offer tips on how to secure the plant you want in the condition you want it, in a timely fashion. There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions. Spaces are limited for this event, so if you want to see Angela Halksworth of Tendercare Nurseries, Richard Mckenna…

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Christmas at Kew

As twilight falls…the magic begins… Wednesday 25 November 2015 – Saturday 02 January 2016 5pm – 10pm (timed entrance between 5pm and 8.15pm) Christmas at Kew once again combines Kew’s breath-taking winter landscape with a new, glittering mile long trail, creating a magical after dark experience. Now in its third year, the winter light experience for 2015 focuses on the Christmas tree and Kew’s special part in its history. It was Queen Charlotte, a founder of Kew Gardens, who first dressed branches of a Christmas tree in one of the largest rooms at Kew Palace for all to enjoy in…

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Make sure you register to see The Detail is in the Design at this year’s FutureScape

Four of the UK’s leading designers will be discussing who and what inspires them, how they have successfully built their careers, their own experiences of show gardens and how to work best with landscapers in this year’s The Detail is in the Design at FutureScape on Tuesday, November 17th 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse. The event aims to throw a positive light on the garden design industry and provide expert knowledge which the audience can use in their own businesses. Don’t miss the chance to pick the brains of Jilayne Rickards, Paul Harris, Ruth Willmott and Matthew Childs at 11am…

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Don’t miss Mark Gregory, Norman Hambrook and Charles Benton at FutureScape 2015

The Beauty is in the Build is back again at this year’s FutureScape. Two experienced landscapers and a businessman take part in the lively discussion on the state of the construction side of the landscape industry. This year, managing directors Norman Hambrook, Mark Gregory and Charles Benton will be in the hot seat ready to answer the audience’s questions. It all kicks off on Tuesday, November 17th 2015 at Sandown Park Racecourse in Esher, Surrey, at 10am in Room 1. Below are the panellists taking part in this year’s Beauty is in the Build: Norman Hambrook is the managing director…

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