YPHA meets unnamed Begonia, ready for them to launch

YPHA members on the first Launch Success Challenge travelled to Holland, to Floramedia and BeekenKamp Plants as they prepare to name and introduce to the market a new Begonia. Read more - open to all

Celebrate a decade of the GIMA Innovators Seed Corn Fund

A celebration of grassroot development and the innovators creating new and unique solutions, the GIMA Innovators Seed Corn Fund (GISCF), created in partnership with Glee, is set to mark its 10th birthday this September, with GIMA issuing a rallying call to those new brands and product designers to submit their entries now! Read more - open to all

Football match in memory of Brian Taylor

Two leading commercial UK nurseries based in Herefordshire have held a charity football match to raise funds for Dementia UK (July 2024). Read more - open to all

Wyevale Nurseries’ charity football team

GCA 2024 North region award winners announced

The Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) North region members met yesterday afternoon at Strikes Stokesley Garden Centre for their Area Award presentations.

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The team from Fron Goch Garden Centre, which was named Garden Centre of the Year (GC)

Blue Diamond are to buy Frosts Garden Centres

Frosts has announced that it is in discussion with Blue Diamond about the prospective sale of their two remaining garden centres. Read more - members only

GCA’s 2024 South East region award winners revealed

Teams at garden centres across the Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) South East area are celebrating after scooping awards during a presentation evening yesterday at Haskins Garden Centre Snowhill. Read more - open to all

The team from Millbrook Garden Company.

Unpave the Way at Tatton Flower Show

The Environment Agency, United Utilities, and Lancashire County Council are leading on the ‘Unpave the Way’ feature garden project, which showcases alternatives to garden paving at Tatton. Read more - open to all

East GCA 2024 regional winners revealed

Garden centre staff throughout the Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) East region are celebrating today after picking up awards during a presentation at Coton Orchard Garden Centre yesterday evening. Read more - open to all

Aylett Nurseries GCA Regional Awards East July 2024

Petersham Nurseries wins permission to carry on

Petersham Nurseries has prevailed after an epic 18-year battle with Richmond Council that threatened the future of its famous greenhouse restaurant. Read more - members only

Like-for-like sales drop at B&M

B&M UK reports a strong sell-through in gardening helping to deliver a strong gross margin in the last quarter despite a like-for-like drop in sales. Read more - members only

Save the date: The Greenfingers Floral Ball

Mark the 26th June 2025 in your diaries now, as you will not want to miss the Greenfingers Charity’s Floral Ball, a truly special event to mark the charity’s 25th anniversary. Read more - open to all

Coombe Abbey Hotel

Long service medals at Morley Nurseries

Five members of staff at Morley Nurseries have reached the impressive milestone of 40 plus year of service. Read more - open to all

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