News & Analysis
The latest news across the UK horticulture industry including garden retail, plant production, edibles production, landscaping, parks, sports turf and arboriculture.
The garden retailer takes another step towards providing everything that a client might need.
Managers urged to use data to set achievable targets to harness benefits of trees.
Outstanding teams and organisations shortlisted in prestigious awards scheme.
Looking at parks through commercial eyes can help to drive sponsorship
Trend demonstrated by investment fund's £10.3m acquisition of Yarnton Nurseries.
Professionals urged to host 'meet-the-candidate' events and petition over key horticulture issues.
Restrictions unlikely but industry advised to keep talking to water firms.
The Open Spaces Society has criticised the Government's Housing White Paper, saying it has failed to make the concept of Local Green Space (LGS) a clear part of the planning process.
Promised updates to planning policy could have saved nearly 20 hectares of biodiverse ancient woodland which will now be lost after Wiltshire Council approved the expansion of a quarry, the Woodland Trust has said.
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Gardening Team Leader
Garden Transformation North London
National Trust Arlington, Barnstaple
Private Estate - Tetbury, Gloucestershire Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Landscape and Green Wall Business Development Manager
Enterprise Plants Essex
Landscaping Team leader / Foreman
Swanson Landscapes Ltd Newmarket, Suffolk
One of the big retail chains has flower seeds on sale at 25p a packet, while one of the specialist mail-order companies has six nigella plants on offer at £15 plus £4.95 carriage charges.
A huge thank you is due this week to everyone who has made such great efforts and given their time to enter the 2017 Horticulture Week Custodian Awards.
Wandsworth London Borough Council is going to fell an historic avenue of horse chestnut trees on Tooting Bec Common based on 696 responses to its public consultation.