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An Urban Oasis comes to Quo Vadis

Iconic restaurant and members’ club Quo Vadis has had its outside terrace ‘re-imagined’ by Ian Drummond, Creative Director of Indoor Garden Design. Ian’s vision was an Oceanania landscape design that has transformed the Quo Vadis roof terrace from a traditional outdoor ‘smoking space’ to an inviting tropical garden.

Architectural Tasmanian foliage is planted into vibrant, hand painted containers i...

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The £1 Planter Pallet deal!

Anglo Eastern Trading are offering an April/May special for the Garden Retail sector! The deal is a mixed assortment of their range of planters (500) @ £1.00 each! These include the 11” Rhombus Planter, (Code : L005), the 12” Chengdu Bowl (Code: L003) and the 12” Chengdu Patio Planter (Code: L001).

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Insight to Inscape!

The Swindon Steam Museum was the venue for the 2014 efig Inscape event held last week. Visitors flew in or drove from all parts of the UK to attend this bi-annual event. It was not only the exhibitor displays and presentations by leading professional that bought them to Swindon. The other key component was the opportunity to network with others in the industry and as the hall filled with people this aspect was much in evid...

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New Benchmarks for Sustainability

New Benchmarks for Sustainability

With sustainability being a cornerstone of key national projects and government policy, Dubai will play host to the Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2014. This takes place on 6th and 7th of May 2014 at Sofitel Dubai Palm Resort & Spa. The Summit will once again attract over 400 senior landscape architects, government authorities, urban planners, developers, environmental specialists and contractors...

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Vertical Gardening for Dubai!

Vertical Gardening for Dubai!

The current DIGC (Dubai International Garden Competition) includes a delightful example of the vertical garden concept. This is designed and built by Mumbai based JKD Hortitech.

Their Greenwall™ vertical garden system is an already established product/concept and they...

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A Gulf in Class!

A Gulf in Class!

The final preparations took place yesterday in advance of the inaugural DIGC (Dubai International Garden Competition) which opens today. This is being staged against the backdrop of the worlds' tallest skyscraper. Terraverde are pictured finalising their own design garden which reflects the quality of this new event.

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Protected Varieties break the 7 million barrier!

Sales figures for Protected Varieties (ProVaR) plants have now reached over 7 million. Founded in 2006 ProVaR has gone from strength to strength over the ensuing years with breeder members from Germany and The Netherlands joining the original 11 founder members.

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Leading brands return to Four Oaks!

Ecomoss-Supamoss is a long standing brand of hanging basket liners, developed as an alternative to natural sphagnum moss, and is manufactured in the UK. It is the number one choice for nurseries, growers and serious gardeners. This 100% bio-degradable material has superior water retention and is perforated to allow good drainage. This also produces excellent results in dry weather and provides strong suppor...

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Twelve new products for 2014!

Anglo Eastern Trading have kicked off the 2014 season with the introduction of twelve new products and colours across their full range! They are also offering new pallet deals and fresh point of sale material.

Their twelve new products compliment t...

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Fabulous Climbing plant with colour!

Darby Nursery Stock made their debut at the British Plant Fair earlier this month. Their range of seasonal colour caught the eye.

Hannah Darby is pictured with a Coronilla val. Glauca Citrina 3L. A fabulous colourful climbing plant with clusters of y...

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