Horticulture Week is delighted to announce the names of the outstanding businesses shortlisted for the Horticulture Week Business Awards 2018.
Horticulture Week is delighted to announce that the Parks & Gardens Live showcase is returning to the stunning Woburn Abbey House & Gardens on Wednesday 27 June.
Horticulture Week is delighted to announce the names of the outstanding teams and organisations shortlisted for the Horticulture Week Custodian Awards 2018.
Construction of the 2018 RHS Chelsea Flower Show (May 22-28) is well underway, but what are the themes of this year's event?
After what felt like the longest winter in memory, with delayed projects backed up and plant growth held back, landscapers are still reaping the benefits of a strong construction market, although there may be a blip on the horizon.
More growers are working with garden centres on themed plant promotions.
A group of leading industry and research figures has agreed a series of agri-tech measures that will be recommended to Government as a means of making British farming more profitable and productive post-Brexit.
Among the 44,000 responses to the Government's command paper consultation to shape post-Brexit farming and land-use policy in England, several came from woodland and forestry bodies keen to see trees play a greater role in the physical and political landscape.
What is a botanic garden? The answer might seem clear, especially if you work in the field of horticulture, but most members of the public are not exactly sure what a botanic garden does.
The Horticulture Week Garden 360 Conference is the leading knowledge and networking event for garden industry executives seeking to connect with the best professionals, be briefed on the brightest innovations, and prepare for the challenges ahead.
Gardening Squad North West, West & South West London
PHS Greenleaf - Service Manager
PHS Greenleaf Manchester Depot (SK11 9DU)
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Belderbos Landscapes Surrey
Propagation Supervisor, Forestart Ltd
Forestart Ltd Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Garden Inspiration Ltd Malvern, covering Worcestershire, Gloucestershire & Herefordshire
Landscape industry consolidation is a key factor influencing Horticulture Week's top 50 ranking of the biggest landscape construction and maintenance operators by turnover.
Private equity investment in the nursery sector is a new element, as Horticulture Week reveals its updated list of the industry's top 60 ornamentals nurseries by turnover.
The seventh annual Top 100 Garden Centres report details the individual UK garden centres that have recorded the highest turnovers. The report does not include VAT and concession income.
These useful plants are persistent, need little attention and offer striking colour combinations, says Miranda Kimberley.
This underused species could add to the diversity of our urban tree population, Miranda Kimberley discovers.
Stocking a wide range of these impressive flowers from early March until June can boost sales, Miranda Kimberley reports.
How to identify and control these sap-sucking insects of protected and outdoor crops.
Ingredients and processes have been refined.
Leafhoppers, capsids, froghoppers, lace bugs and psyllids are characterised by piercing and sucking mouthparts and hardened forewings that form a protective shield when folded over the abdomen.
Cost factors, ventilation benefits and the ability to fit new advanced films are some of the reasons behind the popularity of these structures, says Sally Drury.
Control is needed in urban areas as well as on sports turf and nursery sites. Sally Drury looks at the best ways to manage weeds as well as costs.
Concerns over climate, light levels and seasonal variability can all be overcome by using LEDs and they can deliver production benefits, Sally Drury reports.