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Landscape Plant Focus

Parrotia

Parrotia

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

Platanus

Platanus

This tough genus includes trees that can cope with pollution and poor soils but disease and leaf litter are challenges, says Miranda Kimberley.

Galtonia

Galtonia

These lesser-known summer-blooming bulbs feature elegant bell-shaped white and green flowers, says Miranda Kimberley.


Landscape In Depth

Turfcare Product of the Year 2015: The shortlist

Turfcare Product of the Year 2015: The shortlist

The long list of 30 contenders for the WhatKit? Turf Care Product of the Year has been whittled down to a shortlist of eight by the judges, Sally Drury reports.

Instant impact demand hits shrub sales

Instant impact demand hits shrub sales

Hardy nursery stock supplies have seen sales in retail centres decline as new gardeners seek instant colour from plants.

Buyers' guide - Tree stakes and ties

Buyers' guide - Tree stakes and ties

The size of the planting stock will determine which support system to use, Sally Drury advises.

Market report - Excavators

Market report - Excavators

Having the right equipment is key to efficiency when carrying out ground works, Sally Drury explains.

Apprenticeships - Trailblazers emerge

Apprenticeships - Trailblazers emerge

Industry bodies have been setting up trailblazer groups to establish horticulture apprenticeships under the Government's new framework, Jonathan Tilley reports.

What Kit

Find and compare landscape & amenity equipment.

How To Buy

Buyers' guide - Blowers, vacs & sweepers

Buyers' guide - Blowers, vacs & sweepers

Having the right machine to clear away debris can save you a lot of time and effort, Sally Drury explains.

Buyers' guide - Tractors

Buyers' guide - Tractors

Vibration levels, implements and working conditions are key considerations, Sally Drury explains.

Buyers' guide - Chainsaws

Buyers' guide - Chainsaws

Your experience and training are key factors when it comes to choosing a chainsaw, Sally Drury explains.


Noel Farrer On...

Noel Farrer

Landscape luminary Noel Farrer casts an eye over the state of the industry.

BALI National Landscape Awards 2013

BALI Awards

Read all about the winning projects in the awards, run in association with Horticulture Week.

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