New plant news, plus our guides to species and cultivars of popular or useful plant genera, with supplier's tips on how to use or sell them.
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The Royal Household Buckingham Palace
Sole Gardener/Grounds Person
Rochester Cathedral Rochester, Kent
Houghton Hall Park Community Gardener
Central Bedfordshire Council Houghton Regis
Assistant to Nursery Plant Area Manager
Camelia Botnar Homes & Gardens Cowfold, Horsham
These useful shrubs can fill large spaces in borders and provide colourful foliage in the autumn, says Miranda Kimberley.
The range of colours and flowering times makes for cheerful and economic displays, Miranda Kimberley reports.
Customers do not often know about the different leaf colours and shapes offered by hollies, Miranda Kimberley reports.
These heralds of spring are highly suited to being planted in tree circles, grass and rock gardens, says Miranda Kimberley.
These versatile, evergreen shrubs can flower from October right through to the end of May, Miranda Kimberley finds.
These compact, brightly coloured flowers can be very attractive for impulse sales, notes Miranda Kimberley.
- Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore
- The Gates Hotel Diagonal Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain