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Landscape Plant Focus

Enkianthus

Enkianthus

These shrubs offer attractive spring flowers as well as great autumn colour, says Miranda Kimberley.

Halesia

Halesia

These small trees or shrubs feature pendent white flowers and distinctive winged fruits, says Miranda Kimberley.

Osmanthus

Osmanthus

Neat leaves, a tough constitution and fragrant flowers are a winning combination, says Miranda Kimberley.


Landscape In Depth

How to buy - Chainsaws

How to buy - Chainsaws

Your choice of machine will depend on the user as well as the job, Sally Drury explains.

Sargent's solutions: advice on how to approach a significant promotion

Sargent's solutions: advice on how to approach a significant promotion

Make sure that your employer understands your position when accepting a highly responsible post for which you are due training, says Alan Sargent.

Overseas Nursery Stock - Sourcing solution

Overseas Nursery Stock - Sourcing solution

When sourcing overseas, where do plant suppliers prefer to buy - and what are the pitfalls? Jack Shamash reports.

Kit test - Multi tools

Kit test - Multi tools

These systems save space and money but how do they fare under test conditions? Sally Drury finds out.

Industry welcomes political continuity ... garden cities more likely to go ahead

Industry welcomes political continuity ... garden cities more likely to go ahead

Election outcome buoys business confidence but concerns raised over more cuts to local authority parks' budgets.

What Kit

Find and compare landscape & amenity equipment.

How To Buy

Buyers' guide: Hedge trimmers & cutters

Buyers' guide: Hedge trimmers & cutters

Having the correct kit will help you get the job done quickly and to the desired standard, says Sally Drury.

Buyers' guide - Lending trees support

Buyers' guide - Lending trees support

Young, newly-planted trees need all the support and protection they can get, writes Sally Drury.

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.


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RHS London Rose Show

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Green Fingers Gardening Festival at the Eden Project

  • Eden Project, Bodelva, Cornwall, PL24 2SG, UK.