This November Horticulture Week teams up with the creators of World Architecture News and Planning for Housing to host Healthy Design, Healthy Places - a conference designed to inspire and educate professionals involved in the creation of the built environment with learnings from those pioneering the integration of green infrastructure.
After a lull in new builds, 2018 could see a slight resurgence in garden centres being erected.
This week's Arboricultural Association amenity conference gave delegates a range of perspectives and advice on how to minimise the seemingly relentless spread of exotic tree pests and diseases.
As the British apple season begins, English Apples & Pears (EAP) is warning that growers will feel the effects of both a late frost in spring and also constrained labour supply.
NEW!! Fresh Produce Pest & Disease Factsheets
Garden Centre Manager’s required for the west of Ireland
Horkans Garden centre West of Ireland
Private Estate - Tetbury, Gloucestershire Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Head of Gardening
Cadogan Estates London (Central), London (Greater)
Contracts Manager – Runcorn
Lowther Forestry Group Ltd Penrith, Cumbria
Asthall Manor Burford, Oxfordshire
Walls, trellises, pergolas and even trees can all be brightened up by these beautiful blooms, writes Miranda Kimberley.
This huge but slightly odd genus offers multiple choices for the rock garden or alpine house, says Miranda Kimberley.
Beautiful but underused, this tall and elegant plant can persist for years, says Miranda Kimberley.
Vines, tomatoes and tropical plants are among those at risk.
A wide range of nursery stock can be susceptible to potential damage from various cankers.
Defences for protected and outdoor ornamentals.
The latest specialist tractors are providing wider choice for growers working in narrow rows, Sally Drury reports.
The tractors chosen by professionals across the sector reflect the best features, backup and support on offer, says Sally Drury.
These machines offer a step up in power for those tackling bigger clean-up jobs and can help to keep costs down, Sally Drury explains.
Expert advice on how to choose and buy horticultural equipment
|Horticulture Week Custodian Awards 2017 - the winners!|
Find out more about the outstanding parks, gardens and arboricultural projects and teams that became our Custodian Award 2017 winners.