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LEDs can improve quality, efficiency and productivity in glasshouses and the market is booming, Sally Drury reports.
These easy-to-grow plants provide a vibrant set of flower colours from hots to pastels, writes Miranda Kimberley.
A limited supply of labour makes it more important to be an attractive employer, says Neville Stein.
Boningales Nursery chairman Tim Edwards on the business of ornamentals production
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ICL Horticulture UK Limited North West England
Robinson Landscape Design Ravenswick Hall, Kirbymoorside, North Yorkshire.
Nursery Sales & Stock Coordinator
Garden Centre Plantarea Manager
National Trust Styal, Wilmslow
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These attractive trees and shrubs add great value to the landscape and are good for hedging, says Miranda Kimberley.
With their bright blooms and nice petals these plants look like a bedding version of orchids, says Miranda Kimberley.
These evergreen, aromatic shrubs work well in gardens, parks and amenity schemes, writes Miranda Kimberley.
This diverse genus offers varieties that work well inside as well as outdoors in many sizes, says Miranda Kimberley.
These uncomplicated plants produce beautiful flowers for most of the growing season, says Miranda Kimberley.
Tough alder trees can be economic as well as offering decorative leaves, catkins and cones, writes Miranda Kimberley.
Environmental factors are key for growers choosing the latest pots, growing media, fertilisers and labels, writes Sally Drury.
Manufacturers are working to provide solutions to many challenges. Sally Drury looks at their newest models.
The message that health, the environment and business all benefit from trees is finally getting through, but are nurseries seeing an upturn? Sally Drury reports.
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