Gardening News

Parks and garden tourism could double with Government support MPs hear

Parks and garden tourism income could double to at least £5.8bn a year in the UK MPs have heard.

Why medicinal cannabis production continues to draw investment in the UK

Government confirms ongoing support for Brogdale collection

Defra has awarded the University of Reading a further five-year, £2.2 million contract to maintain and curate the National Fruit Collection at Brogdale in Kent until 2024.

Strong gardening performance helps boost B&M sales

Discount goods retailer B&M says it is planning to open 50 new stores this year after announcing gardening delivered +6.1% like-for-like sales in the year to 30 March.

Peter Beales Roses' Ian Limmer launches Felco's new secateurs at Chelsea Flower Show

The new Felco 14 is the latest addition to the Felco product range, Peter Beales' manager Ian Limmer demonstrating the new product at RHS Chelsea.

Hayloft Plants' sales 15% up on 2018

Buying £5-£15 of plants is proving appealing to gardeners, who may be shying away from big ticket items, said Hayloft Plants' Derek Jarman.