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    • Smiths Cotswold

      Smiths’ Cotswold Dry Stone

      Smiths’ tell us about its Cotswold Dry Stone.  Cotswold Stone is and has been, one of the most popular products for wall building across the ages. Its natural colour with its subtle traditional honey characteristics has a charm and beauty that other stones find hard to equal. Smiths’ Cotswold dry walling stone, quarried in the northwest corner of the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, is the genuine article and has all the warmth and subtlety you would expect from the stone from this part of the country. Its popularity has spread far and wide. Increasingly it is being used for a variety of…

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    • Acuspray

      Acuspray unveils its green credentials

      As part of a drive towards developing environmentally friendly and sustainable products Cambridgeshire based manufacturer Techneat Engineering offer the Acuspray, a pedestrian sprayer, aimed at the professional grounds-person and keen gardener. “It’s a major step forward in design technology and one we are justifiably proud of “says Techneat’s Technical Support Manager James English “There’s no battery or engine so the application rate is controlled by a unique wheel driven pump that remains consistent throughout the day and produces zero carbon emissions. The machine’s plastic construction makes it lightweight, durable and completely recyclable. For operator comfort the Acuspray is an extremely…

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    • ArborRaft Tree Planting system

      Green-tech supply urban tree planting materials for Manchester traffic island

      Leading landscape supplier Green-tech was called in to assist Newbrook Gardening Services with the planting of two established trees in urban Manchester.   Salford council commissioned a new traffic island on Cromwell Road in Salford; which was designed to stop vehicle access.   Argyle NW Construction was the contractor and invited Newbrook Gardening Services to install the trees on their behalf.   Newbrook Gardening Services are specialists in grounds maintenance, landscaping and snow clearance and gritting services in the Manchester area. They have worked with Green-tech for many years and approached them to supply the ArboRaft tree planting system, ArborRaft…

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    • Carbon Gold

      Woodland Trust partners with biochar supplier Carbon Gold

      The Woodland Trust has partnered with UK biochar supplier Carbon Gold to support the charity’s tree planting and preservation activities across the UK.   The announcement will see 10p from the sale of each of Carbon Gold’s biochar planting aids and soil improvers donated to the Trust. Philippa Borrill, Head of Partnerships at the Woodland Trust, says: “Carbon Gold is a natural fit for us as a partner. Their biochar products are proven to boost the health and vitality of newly planted and established trees and plants.   “We’re looking forward to seeing what this collaboration brings in terms of…

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    • PorcelQuick

      PorcelQuick Launches New Stainless Steel Edge Profiles for Porcelain Paving

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    • Smiths’ Gabion limestone

      Smiths’ Gabion limestone

      Smiths’ tells us about its Gabion limestone.  Smiths’ Gabion limestone has been primarily used to fill gabion baskets for ground stabilisation, for example, the retaining walls of terraces or the stabilisation of river banks, the railway and road embankments and bridge abutments. However, the way this simple un-seen stone product is being used is changing! Our gabion stone is a crushed Cotswold limestone with its typical Cotswold hues – warm creams and honey appearance – which offers landscape designers a softer more natural appearance to any large engineering project where the stone is left exposed. Equally this can be used…

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    • spring brochure

      Green-tech’s spring catalogue released

      Green-tech has launched its spring catalogue packed with must-have products from leading brands.   The new spring catalogue is full of maintenance essentials. This includes grass and wildflower seed, a wide range of weed control chemicals, fertilisers for turf, soil and planting and spreaders.   The special 25th anniversary edition includes products from leading chemicals and fertiliser manufacturers. As well as their popular own brands of John Chambers Wildflower Seed and gt Advance grass seed.   Sales Director Richard Gill said,   “The warmer weather has seen our maintenance season kick off earlier than usual this year. Our orders for…

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    • The EverRoof

      New innovative artificial grass system raises the roof

      EverRoof® talks to Pro Landscaper about their new product range.  EverRoof® is a unique and accredited artificial green roof system designed as both an alternative and a complimentary product to natural green roofs, to transform unusable and ugly flat roof spaces into beautiful green multi-use areas. The only fire rated and wind tested artificial green roof system on the market, EverRoof® is low maintenance and looks green and lush all year round, with the added benefit of being highly trafficable, maximising the outdoor space of a building. Officially launching on 27th March 2019 at the RCI show at the Ricoh…

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    • Millwood Group

      Milwood Group launches new product

      Milwood Group talks to Pro Landscaper about their new product range.  Ali-Deck goes down a storm! Milwood Group (outdoor living solution specialists) have launched the all new Ali-Deck product range at the new March Furturescape Spring event. Managing Director Mark Wood said: “It was a roaring success with more than 50 companies asking for samples and meetings, it was refreshing to see that companies can see the obvious benefits of using aluminium decking as a true alternative to paving, composite or timber decking solutions, after all it is a natural eco friendly product that is 100% recyclable” The benefits of…

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    • Kubota

      Kubota UK unveils its new RTV-X1110 vehicle

      Kubota UK talks to us about their new RTV-X1110 vehicle.  The importance of a reliable machine with the power to deliver, is paramount for the demanding tasks in the ground keeping industry. Kubota are well known for their range of groundcare machinery, which are built for premium efficiency, comfort and versatility. For demanding everyday tasks in the turf care sector, machines need to be both reliable and hardworking in all conditions. Kubota prides itself on manufacturing machinery that is exceptionally efficient, comfortable and with features such as power steering as standard, keeping up with the ever changing demands and needs…

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    • Talasey Group

      Talasey Group releases new range of products and services

      Talasey Group has introduced a range of new products and services to their 2019 brochure.   The company has spent the past year further diversifying its product portfolio. Along with launching its bespoke training facility, Talasey Training Academy (TTA). Talasey Group’s 2019 brochure, is a testament to their core values and commitment to the landscaping industry. It offers more landscaping materials, colours, styles and sizes, which meet customer demands.   The Italian porcelain paving range, Vitripiazza has seen the most change. Recognising this customer demand, it decided to expand its product offerin. This was with the addition of 12 new…

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    • Smiths

      Smiths Self Binding Path Gravel

      Smiths tells us about its self binding path gravel. For a fairly modest outlay the Smiths’ Self Binding Path Gravel gives superb results and of sensational quality – with its Cotswold hues and smooth finish, it’s a product that looks good in almost any situation. A perfect product for paths, tracks, walkways and cycle paths in both the domestic, civil and commercial markets. Smiths’ Self Binding Path Gravel is a very versatile product. It gives a firm compact surface, ideal for where wheel access is a priority, (for example wheel chairs, golf buggies/trollies or wheelbarrows etc.). But its versatility goes…

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    • Makita PF1110 submersible pumps

      Makita pumps used at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

      The 10th Welcome to Yorkshire garden at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019, designed by multi award-winner Mark Gregory, features an authentically built canal with flowing water and genuine canal lock gates. A massive volume of water will be circulated by several Makita submersible water pumps. They will ensure the towpath, lock keepers lodge and, importantly, RHS Chelsea’s Main Avenue remains safe, dry and disaster-free.   This garden is inspired by Yorkshire’s history of industry, manufacturing and innovation. It is also inspired by the county’s unrivalled natural environment and green spaces. The working canal has two gates and a bypass sluice…

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    • Leguan

      LEGUAN 135 Neo

      Leguan Lifts is releasing a new access platform – the Leguan 135 Neo, which is Leguan’s most user-friendly platform to date. All key operations are made with a single joystick, which allows multiple boom operations to be made simultaneously. The platform is equipped with both automatic, and manual levelling. The automatic levelling is made simple, since all this operation requires is a single push of a button. The automatic levelling function operates seamlessly on sloped surfaces as well. Leguan’s in-house designed automatic outreach control system measures the cage load and the maximum outreach is dependent on this automation. Taking the…

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    • Sutcliffe Play

      Sutcliffe Play launches new range of rotators

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