May 25, 2017

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Scotscape supports the social enterprise Streetscape -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Beatles celebrate ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ garden figures commissioned for Chiswick House -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Tim Howell discusses why, in an increasingly gig-based economy, retaining your own workforce is still the best option -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Indoor Garden Design brings plants into the home at RHS Chelsea 2017 -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

BALI’s GoLandscape seeks apprentices for Hampton show garden -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Kubota offers 0% finance across RTV range -

Thursday, May 25, 2017

SGD members sweep the medals board at RHS Chelsea 2017 -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Edward Mairis will present a new style of garden design “Poetic Gardens” at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

An integrated materials solution for sporting excellence -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

HTA and APL members impress once again at RHS Chelsea Flower Show -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Great success for 40 Sunbury Road exhibit at Chelsea following a busy press day -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Shed Grounds Maintenance welcomes new contracts manager -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Fourth win in four years for local timber buildings company at Chelsea Flower Show -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017: Garden inspired by Breast Cancer Research -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Landform consultants lead designer takes home top title at Chelsea Flower Show 2017 -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

MTD merges with F. Robotics Acquisitions Ltd -

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Hartley Botanic wins 5 Star Tradestand accolade at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017 -

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Stevenson Square blooms after spring spruce -

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Linklaters Garden for Maggie’s wins gold for Darren Hawkes at RHS Chelsea -

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Hillier continues 72 year long Chelsea winning streak -

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Sasaki Wins Water Works Parkitecture Competition

The Parkitecture competition, held by Des Moines Water Works working in partnership with Iowa State University Department of Landscape Architecture, is aptly named for its emphasis on the fundamental role landscape architecture and design play in re-envisioning Water Works Park. The international design competition entailed the creation of a conceptual plan for Water Works Park to form dynamic relationships between the river, the watershed, and the community. A panel of judges representing the design industry, Des Moines Water Works and the Greater Des Moines community, reviewed 44 proposals and selected 5 finalists for further review and public comment. The winning…

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Long Rake Spar New Brochure

With over 140 years’ experience in the decorative aggregates sector, Long Rake Spar has gained national status as one of the UK’s largest suppliers of hard landscaping products. Our products are sourced from both our own quarries and other quarries throughout the British Isles, Europe and the Far East, enabling us to offer the most comprehensive range of decorative aggregates in the UK. This broad supply chain enables Long Rake to be at the forefront of new product development, whilst allowing us to offer extremely competitive prices for the supply of established materials. Our products are stocked by Builders Merchants…

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Tender: UK-Houghton Regis: grounds maintenance services

Short description of the contract or purchase: Provision of grounds maintenance services to portfolio of social rented properties located in Hertfordshire, and Bedfordshire. Technical capacity Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Demonstrate capacity to incorporate the contract into existing workload. Demonstrate previous experience of delivering services to social landlords.

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Tree Water Maizer

A must-have product for tree planting. Saving water and supporting a green revolution. Maximise on what nature provides to save on irrigation. New Green solution to save water and improve growing young trees and plants launched by Best4garden. Tree water Maizer, makes a lot more than just saving water. Provide extra water for your plants by using dew, condensation and rain water in a more efficient way. Use of dew:  Dew collects and is channeled to the plant’s root system: an extra 5-20% of water, which may be essential in dry periods. Better use of rain water: Rain water is…

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Healthy parks – happy hearts

This year’s national Love Parks Week will take place from Saturday 21st July to Sunday 29th July, the week leading up to the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Love Parks Week has always aimed to raise awareness of the importance of parks and green spaces, showcasing the benefits they bring and highlighting the need for continual investment and engagement.  This year Love Parks Week will be focusing on access for all to healthy green spaces. The campaign will be highlighting what a healthy (quality) green space looks like and will begin to assess the nation’s parks by encouraging people to…

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RHS London Plant & Design Show

A great visit to the RHS London Plant & Design show yesterday Visitors to the show Lots of interest in the amazing sculptures  Some show gardens (above and below) The BALI stand and SGD Design Clinics   The London College of Garden Design and English Gardening School offer a variety of courses Jo Thompson presents her Chelsea 2012 Show Garden The plant show boasted some fantastic specimens

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RHS Announces Award of Garden Merit (AGM)

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has just announced the Plant Trials it will be running during 2012 and 2013 for its Award of Garden Merit (AGM). This year there will be a total of 28 trials of which 13 will be new. In 2013 the charity will be running 38 trials of which 20 will be new. Trials in both years will cover a wide range from fruiting plants including blackberries and hybrid berries to flowering plants such as Penstemon, Digitalis (foxgloves) and Clematis. Some favourite vegetables will also be assessed including sprouting broccoli and runner beans. Some of the…

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All-New PSD website

PSD has been working very hard over the winter months to launch their new website re-designed from the ground-up to provide better information regarding the many features and benefits of the AS Motor, Rotair, Köppl, Michaelis, Heftee and Cramer brands. The website is in an ‘easy to use’ format that allows access to straightforward detailed product information enabling ‘solutions’ to be found for some of your worst problems. CLICK HERE TO VIEW SITE

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MARSHALLS SHOP

I am pleased to inform you that earlier this week the new version of the Marshalls Shop went live. Click here to access the site and use the code PROLANDSCAPER when you purchase something to receive a 7% discount! This shop will sell a broad range of non-core range products including: Greenhouses Granite garden furniture Gwrhyd Welsh Stone flooring Gwrhyd Welsh Stone walling A limited range of reconstituted walling All orders benefit from free mainland UK delivery and a one year guarantee.

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Chelsea Show Gardens

A Celebration of Caravanning by Jo Thompson for The Caravan Club A palette of pink and cream planting, Wealden sandstone paths, timber walkways crossed by steel rills running with cooling water for feet and bottles convey the delights of a touring holiday at home

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