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Blosjz nominated for Colour Your Life Award

Blosjz plants tell a story! These wonderful indoor plants endow your home with a warm glow during gloomy winter days. This story touches hearts, reaching people through various channels, including Facebook, Twitter and the Blosjz website. But also via international media and public events like the Margriet Winter Fair, and in many garden stores.

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Leading brands return to Four Oaks!

The recent acquisition of both the Supamoss and Ecomoss hanging basket liner products sees an expansion into the horticultural sector for Gardeco Ltd. Isabelle Harris (M.D. of Gardeco Ltd) said ‘We are committed to building on the established brand awareness and to promote this U.K. produced liner to both the retail and nursery sectors. Our first move was to ensure that these leading brands are once again i...

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Heading towards 30 years at IPM!

Heading towards 30 years at IPM!

Laurica Plants (Europe's premier laurel nursery) are able to report once again on a sustained period of growth during 2013. The sales of their red & green gold pots for the festive season were a huge success. Their offer of a mixed trolley with pyramids and crowns on stem in red & green gold pots hit just the right note during Christmas. Despite challenging trading...

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Gardeco acquires Ecomoss & Supamoss

Gardeco Ltd is pleased to announce the acquisition of Eco Garden Gifts in Bolton, the long established supplier of Supamoss and Ecomoss hanging basket liners. Isabelle Harris (M.D. of Gardeco Ltd) said 'We are committed to building on the established brand awareness and to promote this U.K. produced liner to both the retail and nursery sectors.'

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Enhancing the Outdoor Room!

Enhancing the Outdoor Room!

The potential to enhance the Outdoor Room has never been so great! Looking ahead to warmer weather in the summer of 2014, you are planning a family celebration. You know the date, will send the invitations, work out how you’re going to handle the food, drinks & music etc. You’ve clearly got things under control, and then, when you take a good look around at the venue which is your place, panic rolls in!

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ALCEA Rosea-Hybr. Spotlight Series ’Radiant Rose’
Jelitto Seeds have published their 2014/2015 Catalogue which includes some outstanding new varieties. Described as the latest and the best breeding with the Spotlight Series, the saucer shaped, radiant pink blooms of ’Radiant Rose’ (pictured) join the distinguished company of other single colours, among the Spotlight Series. These include ’Mars Magic’ in red, ’Polarstar’ white, ’Sunshine’ yello...

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British Plants Spring into action!

British Plants Spring into action!

Who knows what Spring will be like for garden centres this year? The one certainty is that the best place to choose the right stock to kick-start your Plantarea is the British Plant Fair on 6th March at Stoneleigh Park, Warkwickshire.

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Geranium 'Purple Passion' exclusive!

Geranium ‘Purple Passion’ exclusive!

The Bransford Webbs Plant Company are introducing a number of new and exciting plants for 2014. The Geranium 'Purple Passion' is an amazing Geranium which has dramatic plum coloured foliage all year round, with stunning bright pink flowers in summer. Bred by Naturally Native New Zealand Plants, this attractive Geranium is from the same breeders as Geranium ‘Pink Spice’. Introduced to the garden centre mark...

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Light and Shadow in the Garden!

Light and Shadow in the Garden!

The 35th edition of the Pordenone Fiere will be held at the Fiera di Pordenone from 1st to 9th March 2014. This is the most important exhibition dedicated to gardening and floriculture in North East Italy. Next year's theme is 'Light & Shadow in the Garden' which is aimed to stimulate designers and nurserymen to replace a winning combination. This should emb...

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Second 'Creative Gardens ' competition

Second 'Creative Gardens' competition

Orticolario, in collaboration with AIAPP, announces the second international competition for the implementation of creative gardens in the Villa Erba Park in Cernobbio, Italy, which is the location of this prestigious event. From now until the end of January 2014, landscape gardeners, garden designers, architects, artists and nurserymen will be able to submit applications to take part in the competition a...

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