• Photo of WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part five

    WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part five

    Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson interviews a panel of six (Richard McKenna – Provender Nurseries, Romy Rawlings – Vestre, James Hewetson-Brown – Wildflower Turf, Jonathan Bourne – Bourne Amenity, Giles Heap – CED Stone Group, Steven Walley – London Stone, Steve McCurdy – Majestic Trees and Debs Winrow – Garden House Design) on how the coronavirus pandemic is effecting the supply chain within the landscaping industry and how the suppliers are overcoming the issues and restrictions currently in place.    

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  • Photo of WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part four

    WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part four

    Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson interviews a panel of six (Phil Tremayne, Geoff Webb, Daniel Cook, Adam White, Wayne Grills and Sarah Morgan) on how the leading industry associations are helping their members through the coronavirus pandemic. Phil Tremayne – The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) https://www.landscaper.org.uk/ Geoff Webb – Grounds Management Association https://www.thegma.org.uk/ Daniel Cook – Landscape Institute (LI) https://www.landscapeinstitute.org/ Adam White – Landscape Institute (LI) https://www.landscapeinstitute.org/ Sarah Morgan – Society of Garden Designers (SGD) https://www.sgd.org.uk/ Wayne Grills – British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI) https://www.bali.org.uk/  

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  • Photo of WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part three

    WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part three

    Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson interviews a panel of five (Craig Nester, David Sewell, Martha Krempel, Karen McClure and Herman Pobrati) on how small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can prepare for business post coronavirus pandemic. Craig Nester – Habitat Landscapes https://www.habitatlandscapes.co.uk/ David Sewell – The Garden Makers https://uk.linkedin.com/in/david-sewe… Martha Krempel – Martha Krempel Garden Design http://marthakrempelgardendesign.com/ Karen McClure – Karen McClure Garden Design https://www.karenmcclure.co.uk/ Herman Probrati – Acacia Landscapes https://acacia-gardens.co.uk/ You can listen to the podcast version here

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  • Photo of Pro Landscaper 30 Under 30 winner Richard Moore takes a tour of  the woodland at RBG Kew

    Pro Landscaper 30 Under 30 winner Richard Moore takes a tour of the woodland at RBG Kew

    Richard Moore is a botanical horticulturist at RBG Kew and was one of Pro Landscaper’s 30 Under 30: The Next Generation Class of 2019. Whilst we are all missing the pleasure of visiting the country’s beautiful parks and gardens, he has produced a video walk through the bluebells to lift our spirits. As the nation now has another period of lockdown to get through we can at least see a snapshot of the natural beauty at RBG Kew that is for now behind closed doors. Richard says: “Join me for a walk through the beautiful conservation area at Kew Gardens…

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  • Photo of WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part two

    WATCH: The Pro Landscaper Online Summit part two

    Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson hosts a panel of industry experts, David Dodd, Holly Youde, Paul Cowell, Tim Howell, Richard Kay, Helen Elks-Smith & Tom Williams from a wide range of sectors within the landscaping industry on how they are dealing with the current coronavirus pandemic and what measures they are putting into place for life post-pandemic. For this session. there was a complete cross section of businesses, from small contractors, garden designers, landscape architects, landscapers, and suppliers to large contractors. Again, they answered the interactive questions and shared their experience whilst also discussing measures that they’ve put in place to…

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  • Photo of WATCH: The first Pro Landscaper Online Summit

    WATCH: The first Pro Landscaper Online Summit

    Pro Landscaper’s Jim Wilkinson interviews Mark Gregory, John Wyer, John Melmoe, Phil Jones and Ken White on how the large scale domestic and commercial landscape contractors can prepare for business post coronavirus pandemic. The Pro Landscaper online summits are focused on helping the UK landscaping sector navigate its way through these turbulent and unprecedented times. This one, the first session, looked at the larger domestic and commercial contractors, the panel with over 150 years’ experience answered interactive questions, sharing past experiences and discussing possible outcomes. You can listen to the podcast version here

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  • Photo of Video: Reviving Berrington Hall

    Video: Reviving Berrington Hall

    Berrington Hall is home to one of only two curved walled gardens by Capability Brown. The team are now re-establishing the garden and have opened it to the public. It is the only one open to the public and is one of Capability Brown’s final designs – but there is still work to be done. The Georgian garden restoration project will see this rare curved wall garden as well as the pleasure grounds, conserved and restored to enhance the interest and beauty Berrington Hall holds. In November’s issue on page 59-60 you can read more about the gardens and future…

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  • Photo of VIDEO: New Forms Gardens

    VIDEO: New Forms Gardens

    On Wednesday 28 August Pro Landscaper visited London Bridge station to see the launch of the New Forms gardens. The gardens were commissioned by Team London Bridge, with support from Network Rail, and were delivered by Cityscapes. The four garden installations were designed by Ula Maria, Tessa & Caitlin McLaughlin, Alexandra Noble and Sarah Wilson, reusing materials from the RHS Hampton Court Garden Festival. The launch event was a great chance to see the hard work that had gone into creating these temporary installations. Watch the video below to see what the gardens look like and hear more about the…

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  • Kubota product walkaround | G21E Groundcare ride on mower

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  • Photo of Driveway style with Miles Stone

    Driveway style with Miles Stone

    Miles Stone takes a trip out to the Hampshire countryside to look at the project of a long time client. This customer wanted to add impact and design style to the front of their home by installing a more attractive driveway apron. Previously this area was a rough concrete pad which did not complement the property. Using Tumbled Indian Sandstone Setts this home now has a beautiful entrance way, matching the high class materials used elsewhere in the build. Expertly constructed by Jez McCarthy and Mick Parker. Miles Stone have an assortment of other projects on their Vimeo account, so…

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  • Photo of Design tips for small gardens

    Design tips for small gardens

    Here we take a look at the various ways to maximise space and design stunning features, even with limited space in small gardens.

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  • Photo of How to lay Drivetex by Growtivation

    How to lay Drivetex by Growtivation

    ‘How to Lay DRIVETEX Driveway Membrane’ is the third in a new series of videos offering landscaping professionals straightforward, easy-to-follow, practical information on getting the best from the Product That Works range of landscaping materials. This new video outlines how to lay DRIVETEX driveway membrane, a heavy duty non-woven geotextile fabric for driveways and roads, which offers the best performance in ground stabilisation, filtration and drainage. This is the first in a series of videos. Please see the video category on the Pro Landscaper website to find even more.Or see the online exclusives to browse even more great Pro Landscaper…

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  • Photo of Burleys star in eco-friendly weed killer video

    Burleys star in eco-friendly weed killer video

    Burleys, who use eco-friendly weed killer on a commercial basis, plays a role in a new video promoting the benefits of the Foamstream system.   The six-minute video features organisations from the USA, Canada, France, Germany and Sweden – as well as the UK. They have switched to using the herbicide free hot foam treatment. This is both effective and safe to use around watercourses and children’s play areas.   The Foamstream system, created by Weedingtech, is enjoying a massive surge in popularity. This comes as local councils search for green alternatives to chemical treatments.   Interviewees include: A French…

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  • Photo of Video shines spotlight on British Sugar TOPSOIL

    Video shines spotlight on British Sugar TOPSOIL

    A new three-minute video explaining the origin of British Sugar TOPSOIL products and the manufacturing process. It also highlights the stringent analysis and testing the products undergo. is now available on the company’s recently relaunched website at bstopsoil.co.uk. Commissioned by national TOPSOIL manager Andy Spetch, who provides the voice-over. He also appears in the film alongside some of his TOPSOIL colleagues. The video gives a unique bird’s eye view of parent company British Sugar’s Wissington sugar factory in Norfolk. It also contains aerial footage of lagoons that capture the prime arable soils washed off the sugar beet. The video also…

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    MEDITE SMARTPLY introduces their latest building material MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME MDF which is set to make waves in the landscaping industry.

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  • Dreamscape Gardens appears in ‘Bee Resistant’ campaign

    Dan Newby, managing director of Dreamscape Gardens in Stockport, shares his story: “As a professional gardener I’m outside for most of the day, so obviously am more at risk of stings than your average office-bound worker. I’d suffered a few wasp and bee stings that seemed more painful than you’d expect, but hadn’t thought much of it at the time, unaware of the potentially life-threatening risks of venom anaphylaxis. “Then a couple of years ago I suffered a dangerously severe reaction to a wasp sting. I was trimming a hedge, when I felt a severe pain in the back of…

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  • Time Travel with Wildflower Earth™

    Successful wildflower establishment is dependent on rapid and robust seedling growth. A newly released time-lapse video, produced by Wildflower Turf Ltd using the innovative Wildflower Earth™ growing medium, shows just how little ground preparation is needed in order to achieve a fast growing, attractive and bio-diverse wildflower establishment. The practical, hands-on video was shot over a period of 18 weeks at Overton in Hampshire. The step-by-step approach, condensed down to a mere five minutes of time-lapse viewing, covers site preparation, growing medium application, seedling emergence, and plant establishment. Managing Director of Wildflower Turf, James Hewetson-Brown, says he is delighted by…

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  • SureSet permeable paving

    SureSet permeable paving: samples to installation in less than two minutes. A rare peek behind the scenes at SureSet; from making the samples we send out when requested to the expert installation of SureSet resin bound paving surface.

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  • SureCell Installation Time Lapse Video

    This is a video of SureCell sub-base and SureSet resin bound paving being installed to create a fully permeable surface. SureCell is also available in a TradePack to install yourself.

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  • Case Study: SureSet’s pool surround and pathway in Twyford

    SureSet talks us through one of its installations. Our project for a newly built coach house in Twyford began with the installation of a resin bound pool surround and finished with a permeable pathway. The brief was for a pretty, practical, environmentally friendly surface that complemented the landscaping, new home and pool house. SureSet was chosen for its permeability which minimises puddles and slip potential and for its smooth, foot-friendly finish with no loose stone to transfer to the pool and lawned area. On a cured and primed concrete base we hand laid 3mm Barley Beach to the pool surround,…

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  • Search begins for the next 30 under 30: The Next Generation

    Following a successful launch last year, Pro Landscaper has begun the search for this year’s 30 under 30: The Next Generation. To mark the launch, we caught up with Eljays44’s managing director Jim Wilkinson and director Jamie Wilkinson to find out why it was set up, what they look for in an applicant, and how you can apply. How and why was it set up? Jim: It came out of a debate at our FutuScape event. Everyone in the audience was saying that if you look around everyone was 40 or older – where’s the next generation? How can we…

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  • BALI East Anglia Go Karting 2015

    BALI East Anglia Go Karting 2015

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  • Photo of 100 most beautiful gardens in the world

    100 most beautiful gardens in the world


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  • Pro Landscaper at FutureScape 2014

    Pro Landscaper video from the 2014 FutureScape event at Sandown Park Racecourse in November.  

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  • Dubai’s Garden Arabic subtitles

    Garden Arabic:    

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