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Conference

Flagship event to tackle challenges of incorporating green infrastructure in building development

Flagship event to tackle challenges of incorporating green infrastructure in building development

This November Horticulture Week will jointly host Healthy Design, Healthy Places - a conference designed to inspire and educate professionals involved in the creation of the built environment and the integration of green infrastructure.

Analysis

Who are the apprenticeship trailblazers?

Who are the apprenticeship trailblazers?

Horticulture is at the forefront of a major change in the way we train people for work, after its various sectors joined together to become one of the first industries to develop Trailblazer Apprenticeship standards.

Will London's Environment Strategy and Greener City Fund benefit landscapers?

Will London's Environment Strategy and Greener City Fund benefit landscapers?

The draft London Environment Strategy proposes a London as a city ready to tackle climate change and growth, with more green spaces, trees, green walls and roofs, sustainable drainage and investment in its parks.

How practical are trees as an alternative to hard barriers in protecting public spaces?

How practical are trees as an alternative to hard barriers in protecting public spaces?

The growing number of attacks using vehicles as weapons has focused minds on how to make urban public spaces safer from such attacks, without turning them into fortresses.


Industry Data

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

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

Partner Content

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

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

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VIDEO - Sally Drury talks soils, seeds, sedum and more with Green-tech at Saltex 2016

VIDEO - Sally Drury talks soils, seeds, sedum and more with Green-tech at Saltex 2016

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Landscape Plant Focus

Phygelius

Phygelius

Masses of colourful tubular flowers can give these plants a substantial presence in the border, says Miranda Kimberley.

Dierama

Dierama

Beautiful but underused, this tall and elegant plant can persist for years, says Miranda Kimberley.

Albizia

Albizia

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


Landscape In Depth

IoG Saltex 2017 - Kit showcase

IoG Saltex 2017 - Kit showcase

Mowers, turf care, battery equipment, seeds, arboriculture kit and weed control will all see a wide range of new releases at Saltex, Sally Drury reports.

Get set for Saltex 2017

Get set for Saltex 2017

This year's Saltex show at the NEC in Birmingham offers something for everyone, says Sally Drury.

Tomorrow's tractors

Tomorrow's tractors

These machines have advanced rapidly over recent years but what does the future hold? Sally Drury looks ahead.

Products & Kit Resources

Noel Farrer On...

Noel Farrer

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

Market reports and Kit tests

Tractor-mounted trimmers for hedgerows

Tractor-mounted trimmers for hedgerows

Mzuri, McConnel and Becx Machines are all offering new kit for hedgerows, Sally Drury reports

Kit options for topiary

Kit options for topiary

The right equipment is essential to restrain growth, maintain shape and ensure a dense, close texture, Sally Drury advises

Battery tools on the up

Battery tools on the up

The revolution in battery powered equipment continues apace with more manufacturers offering ever-improving machines, Sally Drury reports.


Forthcoming Events

APL Autumn Seminar - vertically challenged

  • Horticulture House, Didcot, OX11 0RN

NIAB TAG Pumpkin & Winter Squash Open Day

  • NIAB Park Farm Cambridgeshire

CAS AGM 2017

  • If there are any agenda items you wish members to consider, please forward them to the e-mail address below, to be received by 28th June 2017.