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Showy flowers and striking colour are helping these 'shooting stars' to grow in popularity, says Miranda Kimberley.



There are plants thoroughly associated with winter: the Christmas tree, of course; the Poinsettia and Hippeastrum, given as presents at Christmas; and after Christmas the heralds of the coming of the spring, the snowdrop. One underrated evergreen, not the holly or the ivy, but the Sarcococca, needs to be more fully appreciated.



Frequently grown as a specimen tree, this genus is valued for its autumn leaf colour, attractive bark and winter flowers, Bethan Norris discovers.



Iron range enhanced

Sherriff Amenity's long-lasting GoGreen Granules and liquid formulation GoGreen Plus have been enhanced with a dual-action wetting agent that uses new surfactant technology.

Commercial zero-turn mower

A zero-turn mower but with a steering-wheel, the TANK SZ60 has been added to the Cub Cadet brand from Barrus. Width of cut is 152cm.

John Deere 7310R tractor

John Deere's 7310R tractor recently set a new fluid efficiency record for high horsepower iT4 and FT4 tractors in tests in Germany.

Mitox log splitters

The range of Mitox products supplied by Rochford GM now includes log splitters from the entry-level 1.5kW LS45 with 4.5-tonne splitting force for 50cm logs and the 2.2kW LS55 with 5.5-tonne force to the top-of-the-range LS700 with seven-tonne splitting force.

Trilo wide-area mower

Trilo wide-area mower

With a massive 10.4m working width, the Trilo R10 is now available from Suffolk-based The Grass Group. Transport width is just 2.5m.

Nursery transport

Nursery transport

Growers are increasingly taking advantage of the benefits afforded by automation, Sally Drury reports.

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