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Analysis

What opportunities await the landscape sector from burgeoning railway expansion and upgrade plans?

What opportunities await the landscape sector from burgeoning railway expansion and upgrade plans?

£6.6bn worth of contracts for HS2 phase 1 have been awarded and further opportunities could be in the pipeline in the rail sector.

Will groundbreaking BRE study into the impact of biophilic design take it into the mainstream?

Will groundbreaking BRE study into the impact of biophilic design take it into the mainstream?

Stress and depression are fast becoming major causes of illness and forward-thinking employers are taking note.

How pollution fears are driving interest in greening

How pollution fears are driving interest in greening

Air Quality Business Fund helping firms tackle pollution and boost green credentials.


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VIDEO - Sally Drury talks to Cooper Pegler about their Evolution Sprayers

VIDEO - Sally Drury talks to Cooper Pegler about their Evolution Sprayers

Partner Content presented by Cooper Pegler

Industry Data

An exclusive report for HW subscribers revealing the key development trends, clients and locations for 2017.
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RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

Follow the preparations for this year's show.

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Bali national landscape Awards 2016: the winners

The 40th BALI National Landscape Awards, run in association with Horticulture Week, were presented in London on 2 December.

See full listing and project details of the winners here

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Horticulture Week Landscape Project Leads

If so, you should be receiving our new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.

Landscape Plant Focus

Albizia

Albizia

Fluffy flowers and bipinnate foliage make these rarely seen shrubs and small trees highly prized, says Miranda Kimberley.

Cytisus

Cytisus

These shrubs have stunning pea-like flowers, good scent and an undeserved reputation, Miranda Kimberley explains.

Ceanothus

Ceanothus

These shrubs or small trees produce mainly blue flowers and fantastic glossy leaves, writes Miranda Kimberley.


Landscape In Depth

Sargent's solutions - the benefits of CPD for your business

Sargent's solutions - the benefits of CPD for your business

Continual learning is an essential part of the job and professionals should embed it in their work process, says Alan Sargent.

Blowers, Vacs and Sweepers: pedestrian and tractor-mounted kit

Blowers, Vacs and Sweepers: pedestrian and tractor-mounted kit

These machines offer a step up in power for those tackling bigger clean-up jobs and can help to keep costs down, Sally Drury explains.

Blowers, Vacs and Sweepers: handheld and backpack machines

Blowers, Vacs and Sweepers: handheld and backpack machines

Battery technology is widening choice and petrol models are also improving, Sally Drury reports.

Products & Kit Resources

Noel Farrer On...

Noel Farrer

Landscape luminary Noel Farrer casts an eye over the state of the industry.

How To Buy

Buyers' guide - chainsaws

Buyers' guide - chainsaws

Chainsaw sales are buoyant at the moment; it's that time of year. Winter gale damage needs clearing and firewood preparing.

Buyers' guide - Woodchippers

Buyers' guide - Woodchippers

Details of the latest machines currently being offered by the major suppliers in the market, collated by Sally Drury.

How to buy - aerators and scarifiers

How to buy - aerators and scarifiers

Using the right equipment is essential to ensure that grass roots get the air, water and nutrients they need to thrive, Sally Drury explains.


Forthcoming Events

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