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Garden businesses back on track to beat 2016 sales

Garden businesses back on track to beat 2016 sales

Better weather and RHS Chelsea Flower Show will help boost sales after a poor May.

Natural look and relaxed planting back at Chelsea

Natural look and relaxed planting back at Chelsea

Key themes emerge at top show despite reduction in number of sponsor gardens.

The effect of rising costs on single-plant societies

The effect of rising costs on single-plant societies

President calls on plant societies to reinvent themselves for the digital age.

What are major parties offering landscape sector?

What are major parties offering landscape sector?

Benefits welcomed but concerns persist over Brexit, immigration and labour supply.

Minimum wage regulations and cost dilemma for garden retailers

Minimum wage regulations and cost dilemma for garden retailers

Pass on higher costs, absorb them or cut staff levels?

How can we boost technology take-up in the fresh produce sector post-Brexit?

How can we boost technology take-up in the fresh produce sector post-Brexit?

High-level event called by West Midlands MEP examines options for industry action


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Custodian Awards Presentation

Join leading players from the parks and gardens industry at the presentation of this year's Custodian Awards at Woburn Abbey on 28th June

Latest Plant Focus

Albizia

Albizia

Fluffy flowers and bipinnate foliage make these rarely seen shrubs and small trees highly prized, says Miranda Kimberley.

Brunnera

Brunnera

These perennials offer fantastic foliage and beautiful sprays of flowers in the springtime, writes Miranda Kimberley.

Cytisus

Cytisus

These shrubs have stunning pea-like flowers, good scent and an undeserved reputation, Miranda Kimberley explains.


Pest & Disease Factsheets

Pest & Disease Management - Fusarium patch

Pest & Disease Management - Fusarium patch

Avoid damage to ornamental lawns and sports turf

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Moles

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Moles

Protect against root damage caused by tunnelling.

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Plane anthracnose

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Plane anthracnose

Take action to avoid this disease causing dieback and rendering plants unsaleable


Latest products and kit

Chainsaws and pruning tools

Chainsaws and pruning tools

Selecting the most appropriate equipment for the job is key to getting the best result and there are plenty of new options, Sally Drury finds

Kit for pitches

Kit for pitches

What is available to help groundsmen keep playing surfaces in the best possible condition? Sally Drury asks the experts.

Pots and containers

Pots and containers

Taking advantage of the latest available sizes, shapes and formats could help you boost production as well as sales, Sally Drury suggests.