Garden retailers sign up to industry Xylella statement
Following an emergency Xylella meeting held last week at the HTA, garden retailers have signed up to support a joint industry plant sourcing statement about Xylella fastidiosa, the introduction of which has the potential for catastrophic impacts to the UK environment...
See list of retailers and the Xylella Five Point Plan
Haskins and Squires reign supreme in South Thames
Webbs and Fairways star in Midlands GCA Awards
Haskins (above left) and Squires (above right) garden centres won eleven out of the fourteen awards presented for the South Thames area after the GCA inspections for 2017...
See full results and pictures of Planters Tamworth
On trend Garden Screens from Grange
Webbs, Wychbold (above left) was awarded MIdlands Area Destination Garden Centre of the Year and Fairways Garden Centre,Ashbourne (above right) picked up the accolade of Midlands Area Garden Centre of the year...
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Sunshine and Perrywood glow in North Thames
With the ‘outdoor room’ trend becoming increasingly popular amongst garden designers and homeowners alike, garden screens are tipped to be the next go-to outdoor accessory. Thanks to the range of stylish and versatile options from Grange Fencing, retailers can be sure to keep one step ahead of the game...
See full results and pictures
Time for a summer celebration?
Perrywood Garden Centre (above) picked up the North Thames region award for Destination Garden Centre of the Year and Sunshine Garden Centre (below) won the North Thames Garden Centre of the Year award...
See pictures of Ayletts Celebration Garden and Butterfly Corner
Rising Stars 2017 - The final 12
Time will tell if summer holiday garden centre attractions boost footfall and volume sales during August. Will pure entertainment attractions prove to be a greater pull for business or will the garden and education related ideas deliver a better return? At Aylett Nurseries in St Albans they have a double attraction of their Celebration Garden and a “pop-up” Butterfly House...
Suppliers sign up for Retail Lab @ Glee
The final 12 candidates in the Rising Stars class of 2017 have been announced...
Team Bonningtons Conquers the Alps
One of the most innovative features at the annual Glee exhibition, the Retail Lab @ Glee, new for 2017, has secured backing from a wide range of leading suppliers, who have come on board as ‘Preferred Supplier Partner’ and ‘Selected Supplier Partner’ of the Retail Lab’s four trend-lead areas...
‘Anniversary Splendour’ is winning name for new Notcutts rose
Bonningtons Managing Director, Ian Fisher, leads team of amateur cyclists through stage 18 of the Tour de France...
Glee 2017: keynote speaker confirmed as award-winning garden journalist Nick Bailey
‘Anniversary Splendour’ has been chosen as the winning name for a new rose, as part of a national competition run by Notcutts Garden Centres in celebration of their 120th anniversary this year...
On Monday 11th September, Glee will be welcoming award-winning gardening journalist and TV presenter, Nick Bailey, to the stage as this year’s keynote speaker...