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Monty Don invited to meet UK commercial plant growers

Monty Don invited to meet UK commercial plant growers

After slating the UK commercial plant nursery and garden centre industry for its "harmful environmental practises", BBC Gardeners' World presenter Monty Don has been asked to meet growers by the British Protected Ornamentals Association.

Some Scottish garden centres may be forced to follow Welsh and Irish into closure

Some Scottish garden centres may be forced to follow Welsh and Irish into closure

The Scottish Government is considering placing North and South Lanarkshire under the highest level of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

Wageningen University develops ToBRFV tomato virus detection test

Wageningen University develops ToBRFV tomato virus detection test

Prime Diagnostics, part of Wageningen University & Research, has developed a new antiserum that can specifically detect Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (ToBRFV) in infected plant material and seeds.


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Carpinus

Carpinus

These trees are ideal for parks and gardens and many will tolerate pollution in urban areas, notes Sally Drury.

Late-flowering Clematis

Late-flowering Clematis

With stunning displays lasting until late autumn, now is an ideal time to promote these colourful gems, Sally Drury advises.

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Dwarf Narcissus

These well-loved flowers can help to sustain passion for growing that built up during lockdown, Sally Drury suggests.


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