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Wildflowers Unite A Community (Part Two)

The second installment of our tale of a community that has come together to transform their communal space. And won a Green Flag Community Award to boot! The Katherine Buchan Meadow in Ealing, London had received enough funding to ensure that … Continue reading

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Wildflowers Unite A Community (Part One)

Receiving news last week that the Katherine Buchan Meadow in London has been awarded a Green Flag Community Award, we thought it was high time we featured the story of how this delightful meadow came about. The Katherine Buchan Meadow … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Wildflower Train

The Wildflower Turf Ltd team are very proud to see our Hampshire-grown wildflowers playing their part in the regeneration of Canning Town as part of London’s ambitious Crossrail project. Set to open in December 2018, Crossrail will deliver a high … Continue reading

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Nature Deficit Disorder. It’s time to reconnect.

With longer days on the horizon and Easter now almost upon us, you’d be forgiven for thinking that spring, that much lauded of seasons, is just around the corner. We can only hope! After a long winter many of us … Continue reading

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Wildflower Turf Ltd Provides Characterful Landscaping to New Development in Crowthorne

With UK construction and associated infrastructure continuing apace, a new development in Berkshire has been a recent project for Wildflower Turf Ltd. Buckler’s Park in Crowthorne, Berkshire, is located on the former Transport Research Laboratory site and is comprised of … Continue reading

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Wildflower Turf Makes the Grade

Never one to let the grass grow under our feet (!) the Wildflower Turf team have been delighted to assist the University of York enhance their environment as they work towards the completion of new campus facilities. The University commenced … Continue reading

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Featured Accredited Partner – Steve Williams of Steve Williams Landscapes

  Our featured partner this month is Steve Williams of Steve Williams Landscapes (www.stevewilliamslandscapes.com). Originally from Derby, but now residing in Bristol, Steve originally studied Photographic Art at degree level before moving into horticulture and landscaping. Drawing on his creative … Continue reading

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Portsmouth University SuDS Research – Researching the Benefits of Wildflowers in Water Pollution Mitigation

Sustainable Urban Drainage systems (SUDs) have really come to the fore in recent years due to the increased occurrence of significantly damaging flood events in the UK and around the world.  The need to find a better planning solution to … Continue reading

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Alconbury Weald – A bespoke Wildflower Turf solution for Cambridgeshire multi-purpose site

Background: Formally an airfield, the site of Alconbury Weald was acquired by property company Urban & Civic in 2009. Currently in development, and with a 20-year timescale, the site will boast a 3 million sq. foot Enterprise Zone, 5,000 new … Continue reading

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Wildflower Turf Demand in Europe.

In the spring of 2012 we were approached by a Belgian Landscape Architect, Frank Adriaenssens, who was interested in introducing an increased wildlife and biodiverse landscape into his landscaping projects in Belgium. Frank has a client list that takes him all … Continue reading

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