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British growers say they are in a good place for 2017 thanks to exchange rates and prices remaining steady.
Gardening Express has become the latest online operator to buy a bricks-and-mortar garden centre, showing how multi-channel selling is developing fast.
Fruit tree grower Blackmoor Nurseries in Hampshire is halving production to concentrate on an online-only market.
This brilliant summer bedding plant has fan-shaped flowers that give it an elegant look, says Miranda Kimberley.
A wide range of nursery stock can be susceptible to potential damage from various cankers.
With box blight and box tree moth both posing problems, Miranda Kimberley looks at alternative planting choices.
Boningales Nursery chairman Tim Edwards on the business of ornamentals production
Gardener - RHS level 3 diploma or similar
Stefano Marinaz Landscape Architecture London (Central), London (Greater)
Daylesford Estate Cotswolds
Landscaping Assistant & Landscaping Supervisor
Scofell Landscapes Ltd Across Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey
Gardener in Charge
Strawberry Hill House & Garden Twickenham, London (Greater)
Experienced Maintenance Gardener
The Botanical Gardener London (Central), London (Greater)
Read about the achievements of the 2017 UK Grower Awards winners
Taking advantage of the latest available sizes, shapes and formats could help you boost production as well as sales, Sally Drury suggests.
With a scheme promoting responsible sourcing nearing completion, growers need to take a fresh look at what they are using, says Sally Drury
Manufacturers are developing new ways for growers to manage crop inputs while reducing reliance on pesticides, Sally Drury reports.
Pretty flowers and striking leaves are behind the rising appeal of the foam flower, writes Miranda Kimberley.
These long-flowering thistle-like daisies are well worth a go for consistent interest in the border, writes Miranda Kimberley.
Fluffy flowers and bipinnate foliage make these rarely seen shrubs and small trees highly prized, says Miranda Kimberley.
These perennials offer fantastic foliage and beautiful sprays of flowers in the springtime, writes Miranda Kimberley.
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