Karen gets British Empire Medal

A member of our sales support team has recently been awarded a British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours List (January 2019).

Karen Jones received the medal for her long and dedicated service to Kingsland Cub Scouts in Herefordshire
 


Our new retail plants for 2019

We have put together a selection of new plants this month (December, 2018) to follow the predicted trends for the retail sector next year. 

Bold colours look set to be key for 2019, so our new plants for retailers in 2019 include the colourful Agapanthus ‘Fireworks’, Cordyline ‘Electric Pink’ and Penstemon ‘Purple Perfection’.
 


Sara helps to raise £3,500 for Bristol homeless charity

We would like to say well done to our Despatch & Stock Controller, Sara Bowie, who took part in a sleep out in Bristol last Thursday (November 15, 2018) and helped raise £3,500 for a homeless charity.


We’ve unveiled our New 2020 Amenity Plant Range

ONE OF THE UK’s leading commercial nurseries has this month (November, 2018) unveiled its new amenity crop range for 2020.


The mobile garden trend is set to continue

The trend for mobile gardens is set to continue as figures reveal home ownership among 25-34-year-olds is decreasing with more young people renting instead.   

The English Housing Survey Headline Report 2016-17 found that 46% of 25-34-year-olds now live in private rentals, compared with 27% in 2006-07.