After the best new plant winning introduction of Clematis Amber last year, Plantipp BV is going to introduce three new varieties at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, on 23-27 May this year.
Hillier is opening part of its Chelsea Flower Show display garden to the public and inviting show visitors to attach their favourite garden memory to its 'Memory Tree'.
New approaches adopted as wholesalers Hortus Loci and King's Nurseries expand
Growers and suppliers key to exploiting sales platforms at latest garden shows
This video takes a closer look at a collaboration between acclaimed landscape designer Phillip Johnson and the creators of the 5000 Poppies Project seen at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016
One of the big retail chains has flower seeds on sale at 25p a packet, while one of the specialist mail-order companies has six nigella plants on offer at £15 plus £4.95 carriage charges.
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The RHS has announced show garden and nursery medals, with best in show revealed as Andy Sturgeon for his geologically-inspired garden for the Daily Telegraph, built by Crocus.
Tiarella 'Angel Wings' was launched at Four Oaks by Seiont Nurseries which has exhibited continuously at Four Oaks for more than 35 years.
Calibrachoa Rave Pink '16 from Pentland Plants has an upright mounding habit and a stable star pattern in the pink flower.
New plant launches from Thompson & Morgan include Bidens 'Moonlight', Bidens 'Firelight' and Bidens 'Fairylight'.
Schneider Youngplants sales manger Simon Wright says the Dutch grower's new launch Petunia 'Splash' is UK breeding that thrives in our climate from the start of spring though to winter.
Hebe 'TULL16' (Pink Passion) was bred by Tully Nurseries in Bally Boughal, Co Dublin, Ireland.
Hebe 'High Voltage' was bred by Neil Alcock from Caemarfon, Gwynedd.