Creative Gardens launches new loyalty app

Creative Gardens, based in Northern-Ireland, launched its’ first loyalty app this week. The app allows Club Cardholders to access their coupons and receipts instantly and will enhance the shopping experience. Garden Connect developed the app, which is integrated with the POS system, OpSuite provided by Davidson Richards. Read more

An extended Wildflower Range and RHS Flower Seed Mixes feature in Mr Fothergill's 2021 season launch

British native wildflowers have been a real focus of interest for gardeners in recent years and Mr Fothergill’s have responded with an even greater choice of seeds of these popular varieties for the 2021 season’s range. Read more

RHS Flowers for Bees Mix

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DJ Turfcare supports retailers with five-day delivery & RHS endorsed organic ranges

With many retailers struggling to achieve even minimum stock levels, one leading supplier, DJ Turfcare, is welcoming new customers aboard thanks to its speedy delivery and market-leading organic fertiliser ranges. Read more

DJ Turfcare - MO Bacter Instants

Because #EveryDropCounts

Efficient watering solutions from GARDENA. The GARDENA Micro-drip system uses 70% less water than conventional watering. Saving water, time and money and promoting healthy plant growth. Read more

Fiskars wins prestigious Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2020

The Fiskars design team has been awarded one of the highest distinctions of the design industry, the ‘Red Dot: Design Team of the Year 2020’ title. A tribute to sustainable and innovative design, the honorary title is given to only one team each year. Read more

 Fiskars design team acclaimed with the Red Dot Design Team of the Year 2020

Harness the power of Neudorff’s natural gardening range in time for peak season, says DLF Seeds

DLF Seeds, the UK distributor for Neudorff’s leading portfolio of environmentally conscious gardening products, is urging retailers to leverage the full sales potential of the company’s innovative fertilisers and pest controls as peak season approaches. Read more

Neudorff Organic Tomato Feed

Smart welcomes back garden centres

Smart is delighted that UK Garden Centres are now almost all open and have been despatching an increasing volume of orders to customers. Read more

Glass palace of ± 3,000 m2 for well-known botanical garden Flora in Cologne

The municipality of Cologne has commissioned Smiemans Projecten to build a special glass construction for the well-known botanical garden "Flora" in Cologne. This unique project has a total area of ​​± 3,000 m2. Read more

Neudorff switches focus to online retailers – UPDATED

Neudorff, the pioneer of products for natural gardening, has taken steps to ensure that extensive stocks of its leading product portfolio are readily available via internet-based retailers in a bid to meet consumer demand during the lockdown – and beyond. Read more

Neudorff Organic Rose Feed application

Westland launches revolutionary Organic Slug and Snail Barrier

Westland has introduced a new addition to its recently relaunched Growing Success range with ‘Growing Success Organic Slug Barrier Pellets’. The product is a revolution in plant and crop protection offering the most effective barrier treatment in the market. Read more

Growing Success Organic Slug Stop Bucket

Clever watering solutions from GARDENA

This month marks the 17th annual World Water Day, when we’re encouraged to consider how much water we use and waste. Did you know in Britain alone over a third of water we use goes straight down the drain? Read more

GARDENA Smart soil moisture sensor

Ground-breaking NEW product for plant lovers

For the first time ever, plant owners will no longer have to worry about unsightly soil and the risk of spills and mess. With Potstars decorative stones and Vuba Easihold spray, you can hold stones in place in plant pots, watering cans, displays, and anywhere else your imagination takes you! Read more

Johnston & Jeff launch limited edition No Mess, No Grow Wild Bird Food

Johnston & Jeff, the premium bird food manufacturer, has launched a limited edition no mess, no grow wild bird blend to celebrate its 140th anniversary. Read more

Maddy Johnston with Johnston & Jeff's limited edition No Mess No Grow bird seed

Bents and Cowells take the top GCA plant awards

Bents and Cowells top the first day’s awards at the 2018 GCA conference. Also prominent were Fairways of Ashbourne, Stratford and Barton Grange Garden Centres. Read more

Ruxley Rose (Destination Garden Centre category) – Bents Garden & Home

Westland calls on the industry to avoid short cuts when there is a shortage of peat

Following a reduced peat harvest, which Westland admits will have a cost impact, the company calls on the growing media industry not to take short cuts by using materials like green waste. Read more

Edward Conroy shows West + to Darmuid Gavin and the current DUP Leader, Arlene Foster.

Poppy Amazing Grey Leads the New Introductions for 2021 from Johnsons Seeds

A new poppy is one of the highlights for Johnsons Seeds in their 2021 season range. Aptly named Poppy Amazing Grey, it has dainty blooms in extraordinary shades, with all the nostalgic charm of traditional field poppies. Read more

Poppy Amazing Grey

DJ Turfcare launches new Autumn Lawn Treatment

DJ Turfcare – UK supplier of the organic-based Viano ranges – has confirmed that it is bringing to market a new Autumn Lawn Treatment to help drive sales during this pivotal time for lawns pre-winter. Read more

DJ Turfcare's new Autumn Lawn Treatment

Darlac watering sales spring into life

Darlac, well known for innovation in gardening, have announced a threefold increase in their watering equipment sales since garden centres came out of lockdown. Read more

Enjoy puddle-free watering this Summer with GARDENA’s new sprinkler range

New for 2020, GARDENA has improved its range of popular Aqua and AquaZoom oscillating sprinklers. All GARDENA sprinklers come with a 5 year warranty and are frost and UV proof. Read more

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Tuffgrass and Quick Lawn top Johnsons Lawn Seed’s best-sellers as strong demand drives growth

Johnsons Lawn Seed, the UK’s oldest lawn seed brand, is today reporting healthy sales of two of its most iconic consumer brands, despite the nationwide lockdown that gripped the garden trade during peak season. Read more

Tuff Grass Lawn Seed with Dog Patch Resistance

Smiemans to build another huge leisure centre for Plantorama

While Smiemans Projecten is building the largest garden centre in Denmark, they once again received the order from Plantorama to build a second garden centre, this time in Hørsholm. This means that Denmark's largest chain grows to 13 branches in a short time. Read more

Grow your sales with Evergreen Garden Care’s GYO best-sellers

Now that Spring is here and more people are at home than ever before, the Grow Your Own (GYO) trend is increasingly popular. It’s an activity that doesn’t require much space, whether that’s in or outdoor, but it rewards gardeners with visible and edible results. Read more

Miracle-Gro Performance Organics Fruit-Veg Compost 40L

Planning to grow autumn & winter sales

G Plants latest product brochure is available to download now. Read more

Consumer communication, performance and collaboration key factors to peat-free future

Westland Horticulture has said that widespread consumer communication, the availability of high-performance peat free alternatives, and increased government collaboration will be key factors in creating a sustainable, peat-free future for the sector. Read more

Meet Viano & DJ Turfcare: organic to the core

Sustainability, eco-friendly, environmentally sound, ‘green’ - these are all words that have found their way into everyday language and the public agenda, but for leading eco- friendly garden product supplier, Viano, it is the core ethos of the business. Read more

DJ Turfcare - MO Bacter Instants

Johnsons Lawn Seed discovers the holy grail of lawncare

Introducing Tuffgrass with Dog Patch Resistance, the super-tough new grass seed that dog-owners would be barking mad not to try! Read more

Tuffgrass

100% natural weed prevention product launched in UK

Gardeners in the UK can now manage weeds in an organic, natural way with the launch of an innovative new weed prevention product from Westland. Read more

 Resolva Weed Preventer Tub

Smart Garden buys Briers

Smart Garden Products has announced the purchase of Briers, the leading glove supplier, from administrators. Read more

Battery power drives Stihl’s sponsorship of Hillier at Chelsea

Stihl’s sponsorship of Hillier’s Chelsea exhibit underlines their drive to involve garden centres with the new era cordless garden tools, which will shortly be on sale at Hillier’s garden centres. Read more

Wyevale expects to sell 2000 bulb packs an hour this weekend

Wyevale Garden Centres is predicting that this weekend will be the most popular for the sale of bulbs, when it expects to sell around 2,000 packets of bulbs an hour. Read more

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