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Garden palms bring the right vibe to September to help you carry on enjoying the outdoor life a little longer. The selection includes a True Date Palm (Phoenix caneriensis) with green feathered leaves and a distinctive trunk. The Chinese Windmill Palm (Trachicarpus) with its typical fan-shaped leaves.

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Following the successful merging of product lines under the umbrella brand of “Podium Pet Products” in early 2018, August brings the launch of their new website. Already to date bringing in over 13,000 new visitors, a decrease in bounce rate and an increase of online sales by 30%.

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Bybrook Barn - Fordingbridge Hybrid canopy

Snow, rain, wind and sun – there is one thing that is predictable in the UK and that is the unpredictability of our weather. Fordingbridge offers a wide range of canopies and walkways that make it is possible to weatherproof outdoor areas. 

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Garden Connect are already looking forward to Christmas! As one of the busiest times of the year for garden centres with many events taking place, not to mention the grand opening of the annual Christmas Grotto. All of this activity means one thing – the inevitable long queues – Garden Connect has created a solution that will help to streamline the ticketing process. 

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Island Horticulture - ‘Life after Brexit’ is this year’s Conference theme. The CIH are delighted to welcome distinguished speakers from both the UK and the Netherlands, discussing a range of topics pertinent to horticulturists in all sectors.

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Brian & Mrs Mc

Glendoick Garden Centre has joined an increasing number of retail establishments in allowing dogs on to the premises. Following help from Dog Friendly Perthshire, a “Dog Etiquette” notice has been produced to make sure all customers are able to enjoy their experience at Glendoick.

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Aylett Nurseries

The Garden Centre Association (GCA) has today (August 8, 2018) announced the finalists in its annual Ruxley Rose competition. Twenty centres all received top scores in the spring bedding and hardy nursery stock categories from the GCA's spring inspections and have now been put forwards for autumn judging.

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Annabelle Padwick at Thrive’s Beech Hill centre.

We are delighted to announce that Annabelle Padwick has become the latest Ambassador for Thrive. The writer, speaker and founder of Life at No.27 has been promoting the benefits of gardening to those struggling with mental ill health since 2015, by sharing her own personal story through her popular allotment blog and speaking at various events, including BBC Gardeners’ World Live.

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