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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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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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The Queen of Herbs Returns to RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Jekka McVicar, highly acclaimed organic gardening expert, is appearing once again at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this week with a Main Avenue Show Garden featuring Wildflower Turf. The unique Show Garden, which will be relocated to St John’s Hospice … Continue reading

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Creating Show Gardens and Film Sets using Wildflower Turf

The RHS Shows throughout the summer months are the font of inspiration for many of us and as we oooh and ahh at the amazing designs and the seamless planting on display it is difficult to imagine the work and the … 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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Launch of new bulb collection for under-planting your wildflower turf.

This autumn, we are excited to be launching our new range of scatter bulb mixes that have been specifically chosen to enhance your wildflower areas. They are easy to incorporate into your garden designs whilst laying your wildflower turf. Scattered … Continue reading

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Creating wildflower environments in schools and colleges

Over the last year we have been involved in a number of projects for schools and colleges who have decided to create wildflower areas for educational as well as landscaping purposes. It is fantastic to think that exposing more children to … Continue reading

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Bee Happy with Wildflower Turf – Our Mason Bee Hotel Initiative

   Earlier in the year, we were invited to get involved with a mason bee project as an offshoot of Operation Pollinator. We knew that these amazing insects were incredibly important for our wildflower turf pollination but as we started to … Continue reading

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