Gardening News

Westland Horticulture buys Gardman Group

Westland Horticulture has bought Gardman Group and has immediately taken the garden centre supplier out of administration.

Desch Plantpak buys horticultural trays producer

Desch Plantpak has reached an agreement with Danish SKY-LIGHT to acquire their assets that were used for the production of horticultural trays.

RHS confirms finding of oak processionary moth at Chelsea Flower Show

The RHS says it has tightened up biosecurity since a nest of oak processionary moths was found two years ago at the Chelsea Flower Show.

'More than one bidder' for Wyevale Garden Centres

Wyevale says it has more than one buyer who wants to take on the rest of the group as a possible sale of 110 centres nears.

Fox tells AHDB exporters British produce standards must remain high post-Brexit

International Trade secretary Liam Fox has told an export summit in London that recent market access agreements secured by the Department for International Trade were secured "because, and not in spite of, the UK's world-class agricultural standards".

Waitrose, Crocus and RHS to stock Lechuza

Three big online garden shops are now stocking Lechuza self-watering planters.