News: landscape planting & design

Fresh New Brand for B.A.L.I.

Fresh New Brand for B.A.L.I.

The British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI) has unveiled its new look ahead of its 50th year in business in 2022, marking the start of a new chapter in the Trade Association’s prestigious history.

Spearheading the brand is the Association’s fresh, contemporary new identity, boldly updated for 2021 while celebrating its heritage.

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Ground-Breaking Plant Health Planner

Ground-Breaking Plant Health Planner

To help growers plan ahead and optimise plant health on nurseries year-round, ICL has developed a ground-breaking new Plant Health Planner.

“A digital web-based tool, it is designed to both simplify and optimise plant health programmes on UK nurseries,” explains ICL Technical Area Sales Manager, Sam Rivers. “In line with the Sustainable Use Directive, it will help gr...

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First Flowerpot with CO2 Neutral® Label

First Flowerpot with CO2 Neutral® Label

Capi Europe produces designer flower pots in the Netherlands that tell a genuine climate story!

They have now been awarded the CO2 Neutral® company label for its climate-neutral production methods. Every flower pot from the 'Made in Holland' collection will be provided with this quality mark starting in December.

Just the ...

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Euroflora 2021 Launches Thematic Competition

Euroflora 2021 Launches Thematic Competition

Euroflora 2021 supports creativity and innovation in the field of landscape design.

They have created a thematic competition aimed at landscape architects, architects, agronomists, naturalists, engineers, garden designers and gardeners of any nationality.

Sustainable Landscape Design

The goal of the organ...

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Just Clever & Simple Vertical Greening!

Just Clever & Simple Vertical Greening!

Growing Revolution’s new clever and simple living wall system, PlantBox, makes vertical greening achievable in minutes.

PlantBox is suitable for both residential and commercial settings, instantly enriching any space, from balconies and courtyards to offices and hoardings.

Reservoir-Wicking System 

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Green Cities Built With Nature

Green Cities Built With Nature

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), through its Green City initiative, and ICLEI, via its Cities Biodiversity Center (CBC), have announced a global partnership to collaborate on the 'Cities With Nature' partnership initiative.

Our Solutions are in Nature

Biodiversity is essential for sustaina...

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New Business Management Software

New Business Management Software

One of the UK’s leading nurseries continues its drive for innovation and has recently installed a new and bespoke enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

After a trial period of six months, this new Business Management System at Wyevale Nurseries is now fully operational and will cover all aspects of the business including production, sales, transport, accounting a...

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Landscape Strategy Earns Excellent Rating!

Landscape Strategy Earns Excellent Rating!

The Nexus Building in Leeds is a recent project deigned to create a 'Community of Innovators'. It is also home to the University of Leeds new Design and Innovation Centre.

Inspiring & Memorable

The University of Leeds wanted their landscape strategy to create an exciting vision for the development of the ...

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Trees at Risk!

Trees at Risk!

With the onset of Winter we can expect worsening weather, with saturated ground and strong winds. The effect of this is the potential for the collapse of trees not adequately anchored.

Whether you have one tree or a whole forest to consider, soil compaction can lead to instability in the top 300-600mm of soil which contains most of the root system of many trees.

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Pleached Trees Draws Strong Interest!

Pleached Trees Draw Strong Interest!

Boomkwekerij E. de Jong report on a successful Green is Life which further enhanced their profile in Poland where sales have grown in recent years.

Janny de Jong said “People were very interested in our pleached trees and also in the standard trees. We have these in sizes 12-14,  14-16 and 16-18 which are all popular. The carpinus betulus is continues to be strong vari...

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