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Awards

BALI National Landscape Awards 2017 now open for entries

BALI National Landscape Awards 2017 now open for entries

BALI members are invited to take part in the 2017 BALI National Landscape Awards which are now open for entries.

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Bali national landscape Awards 2016: the winners

The 40th BALI National Landscape Awards, run in association with Horticulture Week, were presented in London on 2 December.

See full listing and project details of the winners here

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Horticulture Week Landscape Project Leads

If so, you should be receiving our new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.

Landscape Plant Focus

Ceanothus

Ceanothus

These shrubs or small trees produce mainly blue flowers and fantastic glossy leaves, writes Miranda Kimberley.

Loropetalum

Loropetalum

Colourful flowers and stunning foliage are great rewards for growing this often unfamiliar plant, says Miranda Kimberley.

Pterocarya

Pterocarya

This attractive tree is rarely planted in the UK but deserves consideration in larger gardens and estates, says Miranda Kimberley.


Landscape In Depth

Hedge trimmers

Hedge trimmers

Battery power continues to drive the market for new machines but is there still a place for petrol models? Sally Drury finds out.

Do we possess the tools to prove trees' benefits?

Do we possess the tools to prove trees' benefits?

Further evidence needed to fully value functions, according to Forestry Commission's study.

Reviewed: Brushcutters

Reviewed: Brushcutters

New machines from Echo, Makita, Stihl, Tanaka and Canycom Samurai reflect the huge variety of models but how do our reviewers rate them? Sally Drury reports.

Products & Kit Resources

Noel Farrer On...

Noel Farrer

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

How To Buy

Buyers' guide - chainsaws

Buyers' guide - chainsaws

Chainsaw sales are buoyant at the moment; it's that time of year. Winter gale damage needs clearing and firewood preparing.

Buyers' guide - Woodchippers

Buyers' guide - Woodchippers

Details of the latest machines currently being offered by the major suppliers in the market, collated by Sally Drury.

How to buy - aerators and scarifiers

How to buy - aerators and scarifiers

Using the right equipment is essential to ensure that grass roots get the air, water and nutrients they need to thrive, Sally Drury explains.