Horticulture Week’s fifth annual top ornamental producers report, now expanded to cover 100 nurseries, tracks the biggest businesses by turnover in the UK ornamental growing sector.
This year's report provides a unique insight into the leading operators, with the Top 70 now reporting a combined turnover of £848m.
Amenity nurseries have ridden a wave of success this year in the UK. Supply is quite tight Europe-wide on some hardy nursery stock amenity plants. There are plenty of projects in the UK that need planting. The Government is looking to be carbon-zero by 2050 and to substitute imports from Europe, so the Brexit effect might be taking off.