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Abies Nordmanniania & Picea Abies for sale
40 Christmas trees in 10 litre pots for sale - currently listed on ebay as a wholesale buy it now.

Choice and Gardman expand trading partnership
The Aftershocks from the Solus earthquake continue with news that Choice Marketing has formed a deeper trading relationship with Gardman. See more...

NGGV Christmas card competition attracts record number of entries
A record number of entries came flooding in for the HTA’s National Garden Gift Voucher Design a Christmas Card Competition this year.

Clearance sale
Due to space a requirement we are offering a clearance sale of many items.

Christmas trees available
Nordman fir and Norway spruce Christmas trees available

Christine Walkden champions tree planting this November
November is a great month to start thinking about the year ahead and is often considered as nature’s time to plant, due to moderate temperatures and rainfall. It is the perfect time as it allows plants to root and acclimatize before the onset of summer heat or the harsher temperatures of winter.

A fertiliser strategy designed to drive sales
New research undertaken by Bayer Garden shows that many gardeners want a multipurpose plant food, however their approach to feeding is driven by the type of plants that they are growing.

Caulders buys Erskins Garden Centre (UPDATED)

Will Gardman have new owner soon?

Young Hagedorn gets his own business within Scotts
Scotts Miracle-Gro has formed a new urban gardening company, to be headed by Chris Hagedorn, eldest son of chairman Jim Hagedorn. See more...

Sulphur Rose
The natural enemy of blackspot and powdery mildew.

Wholesale Nursery, West Sussex - Freehold for Sale
A well located nursery on a site of 11.899 acres which benefits from 5 acres of multi-spans, a ½ acre glasshouse, 2 warehouses, ancillary offices, a staff canteen and ¾ of an acre of protected plant standing out areas. Our Ref: 0224

One million gardeners can’t be wrong!
It's been six years since Roundup launched the original pressurised weedkiller sprayer, Pump ‘N Go and thanks to its reputation for being effortlessly easy to use and effective the innovative solution has sold over 1 million packs.

Derby student needs you to complete his survey
I am a Product Design Student at the University of Derby conducting a survey on people’s views on certain aspects of gardening for one of my final year projects and need people to complete my survey.

Derby student needs you to complete his survey
GIMA Awards 2014

GIMA is a trade association supporting manufacturers who supply garden and home product to leading retailers.

To see a list of members and the products they supply, with links to their own websites, click here.

The Garden Industry Manufacturers' Association (GIMA) 1999 was formed on 1 January 1999 following the merger of the original GIMA, which was founded in 1982, and the Garden Products Association (GPA).

The membership now exceeds 100 companies, large and small, and represents the major share of all the key sectors in the market excluding green goods. The combined total turnover of members' businesses at retail selling level is now approaching £1.5 billion.  Read here on how GIMA membership can save you over £2,500 a year.

The Objectives of GIMA

GIMA 5 point plan

Saving   Connecting   Promoting   Representing   Supporting

  To find out more click here.


Day Conference 26/11/2014


Glee 2014
Complete our GIMA GLEE Survey & Win a Majestic Wine Voucher




Joint Logo
Wyevale 'Meet The Buyer Day'


GLEE success for Mo Bacter as DJ Turface makes show debut


Q4 Takes Centre Stage


Love you're plot
Love the Plot You've Got at Glee


World Wildlife
Wildlife World Bee & Bug Products Storm Glee Awards


Innovators Seed
And the winner is ....


The Garden Press Event
The Garden Press Event 2015