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UK Garden Centres engaging with local communities

How Garden Centres Are Engaging with Local Communities

Gardening is a hobby that has been longstanding in the UK, with 2,300 garden centres throughout…



Sustainable Pest Control

New Sustainable Pest Control course launched on GCA’s GROW e-Learning platform

GARDEN centre staff can now gain knowledge to help customers to deter and combat pests in a more…



This year’s Westland Horticulture sponsored, GCA Rising Stars programme attendees with GCA inspector, Gordon Emslie (standing).

Westland Horticulture-sponsored Rising Stars finalists announced

FIVE individuals from Garden Centre Association (GCA) member garden centres have reached the…



Salvia gregii Cuello Pink - used to raise money for Perennial charity

Wyevale Nurseries’ salvias raise £1,600 for Perennial charity through garden centre sales

GARDEN CENTRES have helped support horticultural industry charity Perennial this year by…




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Cramer professional landscape brand

Handy reveals next stage for Cramer professional landscape brand

Having successfully introduced the Cramer brand of professional battery-powered tools to the UK…




Cello recycled planters

Sustainability at its best – introducing Primeur's next generation of recycled planters

Looking to the 2024 season, garden retailers can step up their sustainability game and…




Pink Pig Cards

Pink Pig Cards

Pink Pig’s ‘Three Up’ card range is proving ultra popular with stockists, and new designs…




Healthy lawn with 3 people laying on it

Five signs your lawn needs TLC: Johnsons’ Ultimate Lawn Care guide for autumn and winter

As the days get shorter and the garden starts to wind down in late summer, September is the…





Events, Shows and Exhibitions

Gardening Industry show - future plants at Glee 2023

Gardening Industry shows support for new September dateline

Following the announcement that Glee will return to a September dateline in 2024, bellwether…




2024 gca Ruxley rose Award sponsored by Wyevale Nurseries,  Managing Director Andy John

Wyevale Nurseries sponsor 2024 GCA Ruxley Rose award

A LEADING UK commercial grower has been unveiled this month as the sponsor for the Garden Centre…




Global Consultancy Director, Josh McBain who will be offering GCA members an insight into ‘The Future of Garden Retailing’ at the GCA Conference next year (January 28 until 31, 2024).

Josh to speak about ‘The Future of Garden Retailing’ at GCA Conference

GLOBAL Consultancy Director Josh McBain will be offering Garden Centre Association (GCA) members…




Top Drawer, the UK's premier design-led trade show

Top Drawer, the UK's premier design-led trade show

Top Drawer, the UK's premier design-led trade show will be opening its doors this Sunday at…