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Horticulture Week Awards

Shortlist announced for the inaugural Horticulture Week Business Awards 2018

Shortlist announced for the inaugural Horticulture Week Business Awards 2018

Horticulture Week is delighted to announce the names of the outstanding businesses shortlisted for the Horticulture Week Business Awards 2018.

Analysis

How Tivoli boss Phil Jones plans to steal a march on competitors

How Tivoli boss Phil Jones plans to steal a march on competitors

Newly acquired grounds maintenance firm Tivoli says the secret of success is to engage and incentivise staff, and steal a march on competitors by becoming the grounds maintenance firm everybody wants to work for.

How will greening help London's West End shopping and leisure district to thrive?

How will greening help London's West End shopping and leisure district to thrive?

Green infrastructure and public realm improvements are proving to be key tools for London's West End as it aims to maintain its reputation as the capital's premier shopping and leisure district.

How did Chelsea participants build the case for exhibiting?

How did Chelsea participants build the case for exhibiting?

Whether sponsoring, designing or building a garden at an event like the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, participants need to be crystal clear about their return on investment. So how did participants in this year's Chelsea make the case?


Sargent's Solutions

Alan Sargent

Your professional gardening and landscaping problems solved.

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

Follow the preparations for this year's show.

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Noel Farrer On...

Noel Farrer

Landscape luminary Noel Farrer casts an eye over the state of the industry.

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Horticulture Week Top 50 Landscape and maintenance contractors

See our exclusive ranking of landscape and maintenance contractors by annual turnover. 

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Horticulture Week Landscape Project Leads

If so, you should be receiving our new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

Follow the preparations for this year's show.

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Landscape Plant Focus

Sophora

Sophora

A graceful habit, attractive foliage and often fragrant flowers are all selling points, writes Miranda Kimberley.

Celtis

Celtis

This underused species could add to the diversity of our urban tree population, Miranda Kimberley discovers.

Cotinus

Cotinus

These useful shrubs can fill large spaces in borders and provide colourful foliage in the autumn, says Miranda Kimberley.


Landscape In Depth

How is the landscape sector faring as weather finally warms?

How is the landscape sector faring as weather finally warms?

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.

Business planning - Planning for uncertainty

Business planning - Planning for uncertainty

Planning, organisation and discipline are all areas where horticulture firms can take lessons from the military, says Neville Stein.

Scottish Horticulture Action Plan: what happens next?

Scottish Horticulture Action Plan: what happens next?

When the HTA's Scottish Action Plan was published in March, it was hailed as a great success for the HTA's action group which distilled complex and various industry needs into 10 simple asks to the Scottish Government.

Products & Kit Resources

Market reports and Kit tests

Mowers special report - Tractor-mounted units

Mowers special report - Tractor-mounted units

Are cylinder or rotary mowers the best bet to maximise efficiency, performance and productivity? Sally Drury reports.

Mowers special report - Ever-improving ride-ons

Mowers special report - Ever-improving ride-ons

Manufacturers are offering grounds professionals better models to tackle the most challenging mowing conditions, writes Sally Drury.

Mowers special report - Rise of the robots

Mowers special report - Rise of the robots

Some manufacturers are focusing on the development of robotic mowers for more productive and sustainable park maintenance, Sally Drury explains.


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Forthcoming Events

HTA National Plant Show 2018

  • Stoneleigh Park, Coventry

HTA Nursery Supply Show 2018

  • NAEC, Stoneleigh , Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, CV8 2LZ

BOPP Technical Seminar 2018

  • NAEC, Stoneleigh Stoneleigh Park Coventry CV8 2LZ