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PLANT SUPPLIERS GUIDE 2017

PLANT SUPPLIERS GUIDE 2017

Welcome to the digital edition of the 2017 Horticulture Week Plant Suppliers Guide - the essential reference guide for professional plant buyers.

Latest Ornamentals In Depth

Pest & Disease Management - Adjuvants

Pest & Disease Management - Adjuvants

Berkheya

Berkheya

Show Preview: HTA National Plant Show 2017

Show Preview: HTA National Plant Show 2017

Pest & Disease Management - Clubroot disease

Pest & Disease Management - Clubroot disease

Albizia

Albizia

Pest & Disease Management - Fusarium patch

Pest & Disease Management - Fusarium patch

Ornamentals news

Dutch May exports to UK fall

Dutch May exports to UK fall

The flowers and plants export figures for May from Floridata show a growth of 13% but UK exports fell again.

Leading growers hear nursery management software updates

Leading growers hear nursery management software updates

Nine nurseries met in June in Ullesthorpe, Leicestershire, eager to hear the latest developments within their nursery management software, WinTree, from TSD International.

RHS publishes hedera monograph

RHS publishes hedera monograph

Hedera: The Complete Guide is by Hugh McAllister and Rosalyn Marshall and is the second in the new RHS series of books on a single genus.

Hillier Nurseries returns expert growers to the production arena

Hillier Nurseries returns expert growers to the production arena

Bringing nursery specialist staff out of the office and putting them back into the growing arena is paying off for Hillier Nurseries.

Westland region of The FlowerTrials sees 6 per cent increase in trade visitors

Westland region of The FlowerTrials sees 6 per cent increase in trade visitors

The FlowerTrials which take place across Westland, Aalsmeer and the Rheinland Westfalen region have welcomed 7,135 registered visitors from 67 countries, with the total number of visitors in the Netherlands up considerably.

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In Depth

Garden industry pursuing online sales growth

Garden industry pursuing online sales growth

How much will online plants sales be worth after Dobbies links with Ocado and other players enter the market?

Is the future looking brighter again for the rose?

Is the future looking brighter again for the rose?

Earlier this month the rose won the vote for Gardeners' World most influential plant of the past 50 years. Could it be on the rise again after falling in popularity over the past few of decades? Today's rose growers certainly think so.

As more GM ornamentals are expected to be found in the EU, will potential buyers lessen their concerns?

As more GM ornamentals are expected to be found in the EU, will potential buyers lessen their concerns?

The originator of the GM orange petunia believes GM ornamentals may be widespread in the supply chain because of the way breeders borrow competitors' material - and because, outside the EU, GM is becoming more acceptable to the public.

Growing media

Growing media

With a scheme promoting responsible sourcing nearing completion, growers need to take a fresh look at what they are using, says Sally Drury

Tim Edwards

Boningales Nursery chairman Tim Edwards on the business of ornamentals production
 

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Andrew Hewson

Writer and columnist Andrew Hewson offers his reflections on horticulture
 

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Products & Kit

Pots and containers

Pots and containers

Taking advantage of the latest available sizes, shapes and formats could help you boost production as well as sales, Sally Drury suggests.

Ornamentals fertilisers

Ornamentals fertilisers

Manufacturers are developing new ways for growers to manage crop inputs while reducing reliance on pesticides, Sally Drury reports.

Glasshouse structures

Glasshouse structures

Higher crop prices and increasing demand for food are driving the latest advances, but what does the future hold for growers? Sally Drury investigates.

John AdlamJohn Adlam's Notes From The Nursery

A fortnightly roundup of jobs to do and what to watch out for to keep your crops protected.

Plant Focus

Brunnera

Brunnera

These perennials offer fantastic foliage and beautiful sprays of flowers in the springtime, writes Miranda Kimberley.

Cytisus

Cytisus

These shrubs have stunning pea-like flowers, good scent and an undeserved reputation, Miranda Kimberley explains.

Fritillaria

Fritillaria

These true bulbs can lend height to a border and bring drama to a spring garden, Miranda Kimberley finds.

Ceanothus

Ceanothus

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