Gardening News


Hill Brothers results "broadly match" expectations

The nursery supplies UK multiple retailers and saw a "challenging" market with costs rising though "results broadly matched our expectations as we continue to restructure our business".


Virtual National Fruit Show launches with calls for more immigrant workers and greater fruit consumption

Lord Krebs, NFU vice president Tom Bradshaw and Teresa Wickham have launched the National Fruit Show.


Garden centre surprised by David Austin Roses supply letter

David Austin Roses has told wholesale customers that it plans to limit their numbers in a letter sent this week.


HTA calls for Welsh garden centre exemption as closure 'firebreak' set to begin and new support schemes launch

The HTA has written to Welsh economy minister Ken Skates, the Welsh Government’s Economy Minister, expressing its "great disappointment at the decision to classify them as ‘non-essential retail’", requiring them to close from 23 October for two weeks.


Wickes continues to outshine the Travis Perkins group

Travis Perkins' Q3 figures for 2020 show Wickes sales grew by 17%.


Top six houseplants named

Squire's Garden Centres has highlighted its best six indoor plants.