Garden trade industry features including events, exhibitions, and shows
At the recent RHS Chelsea Flower Show miniature gardening made an appearance alongside the amazing show gardens, floral displays and trade stands.
Working with the Horticultural Trades Association and Perennial, the Gardener’s charity, Fiddlehead produced a large fairy garden on the roof of a garden shed, as part of the HTA show garden 40 Sunbury Road.
Everyone’s A Winner
Do you run, or have contact with, a local gardening club? Would you like to encourage new gardeners, especially young ones, to become involved? Fiddlehead, the miniature gardening experts, are giving away trophies to independent gardening clubs, for the winner of the “best miniature garden” category.
Vivagreen have produced a series of straightforward information videos which can be personalised for new MossOff stockists.
The team from Vivagreen have been working with Diarmuid Gavin to produce a series of short information videos to explain the benefits of their unique new MossOff product.
A Piece of Cake? HTA Catering Conference and Dinner 13-14 June 2017
Catering continues to play a huge role in the make-up of garden centres accounting for in excess of 25% of sales in many cases. Over half of all garden centres have a café or restaurant with many having invested further to increase their covers and grow their offer.
RETAILERS visited two Hereford nurseries in March (2017) to attend their PlantFest and to see new product developments for the coming year.
Wyevale Nurseries and Allensmore Nurseries held the joint open day on Wednesday, March 8 for any plant retailer, both existing customers and those who may not have been supplied by either nursery.