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Plant Focus

Platanus

Platanus

This tough genus includes trees that can cope with pollution and poor soils but disease and leaf litter are challenges, says Miranda Kimberley.

Galtonia

Galtonia

These lesser-known summer-blooming bulbs feature elegant bell-shaped white and green flowers, says Miranda Kimberley.

Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums

Grown as summer bedding or cut flowers, these plants are appealing primarily for their showy flower heads in a variety of colours and forms, says Bethan Norris.


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Gomtaro 270-8/10

A lightweight double-edged saw, that should not easily get stuck in the cut, the Gomtaro 270-8/10 Nidangiri is the latest saw to join the Silky Fox Handsaws line-up.

Stihl MS661 C-M

Stihl MS661 C-M

An advance in forestry's heavy-duty chainsaw class, the MS661 C-M delivers more power and torque than its predecessor, the MS660, but fuel consumption is lower and maintenance is simpler.

Husqvarna 435 series

Husqvarna 435 series

A lightweight yet powerful saw, the 435 series from Husqvarna is an all-rounder for everything from occasional forestry work to pruning trees, cutting firewood and carpentry work.

Tracking the trees

Arbortrack Systems has launched Arbortrack Web for Android and iOS. It offers surveyors and tree gangs an affordable tracking system to carry in all their vehicles while ensuring that office-based managers are kept abreast of all operations in real-time.

Growing media: Investment window

Growing media: Investment window

Growing-media suppliers are aiming to capitalise as many growers look to invest in production after a record soft-fruit season, Gavin McEwan reports.

Market report - Nursery equipment

Market report - Nursery equipment

With grower confidence boosted by good weather, demand for machinery is on the up, says Sally Drury.

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