Category Archives: Wildflower Turf

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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Young Designer Wins with Wildflowers

Caitlin McLaughlin, of Thrift Landscapes Garden Design, was recently awarded the RHS Young Designer of the Year Award and a Gold Award at RHS Tatton Park for her Nature & Nurture Garden. Built by Foxcroft Landscapes, the garden represents an urban … Continue reading

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Wildflowers Win over Judges at Hampton Court

Last week, the world’s largest annual flower show brought a burst of colour and vibrancy to Hampton Court Palace. RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, supported by Viking Cruises, was in full swing with various Show Gardens, the Rose Marquee, … Continue reading

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Looking After Your Wildflower Meadow This Summer

This blog will take you through the steps of maintaining a wonderful wildflower meadow over the summer months. If you are keen to find out even more about Wildflower Turf, look out for our book which will be published later on this … Continue reading

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A Garden Inspired by History

Today marks 801 years since Magna Carta. A magnificent garden was created last year to celebrate the 800th anniversary. Patricia Thirion and Janet Honour from A Touch of France Garden Design used the historic peace treaty between unpopular King John … Continue reading

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Making an Urban Scene Green

Last Spring, a park was created in London for the first time in one hundred years. 3,850m² of a mixture of Wildflower Landscape Turf and Shade Tolerant Turf was taken to Greenwich Peninsula, to be installed by Gavin Jones. Alys … Continue reading

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2015 Round Up – Wildflowers in Domestic Garden Projects

2015 at Wildflower Turf Ltd saw inspired wildflower garden designs from the very best in the business, providing us with some fantastic inspiration for future garden projects. Here are a few of our favourites. 1.Whirlpool of Wildflowers Designer: Ann Marie Powell Contractor: … Continue reading

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When to mow a meadow?

Once established our Wildflower Turf requires very little maintenance, however, there is one important task to carry out each autumn. No two meadows will grow in exactly the same way or even at the same rate, with the mix of flowers … Continue reading

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Be the very best at delivering wildflower landscapes to your clients.

Wildflower Turf offer an incredible range of products that we know provide landscaping professionals enormous potential to grow their business. In order to maximise  on these opportunities our Accredited Installer scheme offers landscapers fantastic advice, creative solutions and expertise in … Continue reading

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