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Landscape projects leads service launched by Horticulture Week

Landscape projects leads service launched by Horticulture Week

Horticulture Week is launching a number of initiatives to provide practical support to readers working in the landscaping sectors.

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A new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.
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Landscape Plant Focus

Genista

Genista

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.


Landscape In Depth

Tractors

Tractors

Comfort, performance and green credentials are key demands from modern machines, says Sally Drury.

Business Planning - Benchmarking: improved performance

Business Planning - Benchmarking: improved performance

Measure within an area where you know you are underperforming, Neville Stein recommends.

Apprenticeships - Trailblazer progress

Apprenticeships - Trailblazer progress

Consultation on the trailblazers programme has seen broad acceptance of the new apprenticeship scheme from the horticulture industry, Jack Shamash writes.

Sargent's solutions - how best to sell diverse landscape services to clients

Sargent's solutions - how best to sell diverse landscape services to clients

To avoid misunderstandings with potential clients, you need a clear business strategy when moving into new landscape disciplines, says Alan Sargent.

Reviewed - compact tractors

Reviewed - compact tractors

How does the 3045R shape up on performance, productivity and comfort criteria? Sally Drury finds out.

What Kit

Find and compare landscape & amenity equipment.

How To Buy

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.

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.


Latest tenders

Battle Town Council

is looking for expressions of interest for the development of a cemetery extension.

Closing date: 7th July 2015

Forthcoming Events

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

  • Hampton Court Palace, London

International Conference on Living Walls and Ecosystem Services

  • University of Greenwich, 10 Stockwell Street, Greenwich, SE10 9BD, London, UK.

Greening City Hall

  • City Hall, London SE1 2AA