Our preview of the horticulture industry's biggest and most diverse exhibition features details of the plants, products, services and exhibitors at this year's show.
A visit to the Four Oaks Trade Show is essential for growers and retailers to keep up with the latest developments across the horticulture industry, writes Sally Drury.
Continental growers will be flocking to the Four Oaks Trade Show despite Brexit concerns and they will join a host of domestic exhibitors, Matthew Appleby reports.
Four Oaks Trade Show
The Four Oaks Trade Show 2016 will take place from 6-7 September at Farm Lane, Lower Withington, Macclesfield, Cheshire.
An exciting cross-section of plant and innovative product suppliers exhibiting at this year's Four Oaks Trade Show have scooped top awards on the opening day of the show.
Horticulture Week will be out in force at Four Oaks Trade Show hosting, not least, the Four Oaks Trade Show Awards where editor Kate Lowe and technical editor Sally Drury will be among the judges. Get updates on news, highlights and snippets in Horticulture Week's new live show blog which will run through the two days of the show (use the scroll bar to see more updates).
Four Oaks Horticulture owner Richard Harding is to sell his nursery and the trade show site of the same name but has assured exhibitors and visitors of "continuity".
British Protected Ornamental Association (BPOA) Home Grown Grower of the Year 2016 is Peter Eastwood Plants from Ditchling, East Sussex.
ICL celebrated Levington's golden anniversary at Four Oaks trade show this week, as well as launching new improved Osmocote Exact High K and Osmocote PrePlant.
The winner of best new retail product or service at Four Oaks Trade Show 2015 is set to launch a set of new set of products at this year's show.
Neath Port Talbot SA13 2TJ, Port Talbot
Rangers (1 x horticulture focus, 1 x maintenance focus)
Stroud Town Council Stroud, Gloucestershire
Ground Control Milton Keynes/ Northampton/ Leicester/ Nottingham
Landscapers and Gardeners
Belderbos Landscapes London (Greater)
Willerby Landscapes Ltd London (Central), London (Greater)
- USA and Canada
- Grand Connaught Rooms London
- LAVERSTOKE PARK FARM LTD OVERTON ROAD RG25 3DR
Rijnbeek & Son's Sedum 'Oriental Dancer'(r) is a product of the Burpee Breeding Program.
Tiarella 'Angel Wings' was launched at Four Oaks by Seiont Nurseries which has exhibited continuously at Four Oaks for more than 35 years.
Hogendoorn Holland BV is featuring a new dwarf miscanthus at Four Oaks Trade Show 2016.
New plant launches from Thompson & Morgan include Bidens 'Moonlight', Bidens 'Firelight' and Bidens 'Fairylight'.
Giant Yellow, from Cohen, has good basal branching and shiny flowers.
Lobularia Awesome White is a new line for 2015-16 season by Cohen.