Having received a complete overhaul, Howard Nurseries catalogue is now available in full colour for the first time in its 46 year history.
This year, alongside using images from the Howard Nurseries digital library, the grower has now included the work of local photographers to help assist customers with their plant identification of the 1500+ hardy perennial field grown and container varieties that are available for sale this season.
Howard Nurseries, who won a Gold Medal at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show, started with growing herbaceous perennials 45 years ago and increased drastically over the last few years, from 0.5 acres to 140 acres. At the moment, they sell 1 million plants annually and their assortment consists of 1,500 varieties. The plants are propagated in their own greenhouse and placed in the open ground afterwards in Wortham, the UK.
For more information
- Sales Representative Southeastern US
- Bedding and Perennials Sales Manager Europe
- Horticultural Technician
- Head Grower Strawberries, Norway
- Tissue Culture Laboratory Scientist
- Manager Operations & Logistics
- Vegetable Advisor (Permanent)
- Horticultural Commercial Director
- Senior Operations Manager Nursery
Top 5 - yesterday
- Tagawa Greenhouse rooting cuttings better and faster
- "High demand for our orchids and we see a shift from flowers to flowering plants"
- “Portugal is a small country, but it's the 8th top producer of ornamentals in Europe"
- New dates for World Floral Expo 2023
- NL: Sustainable hydrangea greenhouse opens its doors
Top 5 - last week
Top 5 - last month
- "It extends the shelf life of roses by 50-100%"
- "Entering Europe is a natural next step in our growth"
- Cut flower ocean shipments continue to rise
- “In over 35 years of operations, we’ve seen a lot change in the foliage market”
- Denmark: "Growers see this crisis as an opportunity to improve and be more innovative"
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