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RHS 2019 Hampton Court Garden Festival

Practicality Brown at RHS Hampton Court Every year, Practicality Brown have the pleasure of working with talented Garden Designers at the RHS prestigious Garden Shows and this July we are supplying six gardens at Hampton Court with 75m of our Instant Hedge as well as five semi-mature trees. Five gardens are using our Practical Native […]

Trees at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019

Specimen Trees at RHS Chelsea Flower Show There was a strong green colour scheme at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show and the BBC coverage showed many of the talented garden designers’ creations. Once again, Monty Don, respected gardener and broadcaster chose his favourite Trees from this year’s show. Including the impressive resident avenue of […]

Best Pleached Trees (Our Top 5 trees we recommend)

Pleached Trees If your garden needs effective screening or simply to improve privacy without reducing the living space then a pleached tree may well be the answer. Please see our top five suggestions below, which make attractive Pleached Trees. Prunus laurocerasus (Cherry Laurel) Photinia fraseri Red Robin Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam) Fagus sylvatica (Beech) Tilia platyphyllos […]

Top 10 Trees for hot dry summers

Drought Tolerant Trees Trees are a great addition to almost any garden, creating structure and seasonal interest.  Gardens provide a sanctuary and respite from the busy world and planting trees are adapted to hotter, drier climates could be useful to these changing climatic conditions. Here we list our top 10 trees that are suitable for […]

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show 2018 Awards

Hampton Court Flower Show 2018 The RHS created a new category at Hampton Court Flower Show 2018 this year; Lifestyle Gardens: real gardens for real people The featured gardens were designed to resonate with different lifestyles and reflect the owner’s way of life and was perfect for visitors wanting ideas to take away for their […]

Garden Flower Shows 2018

Flower Shows 2018 focusing on Instant Hedges June Congratulations to everyone at the June Flower Shows, Practicality Brown proudly supplied instant hedges to: The Brewin Dolphin Installation designed by Paul Hervey-Brookes won People’s Choice at RHS Chatsworth Flower Show Inspiration in the Raw designed by Peter Cowell awarded Gold Medal at BBC Gardeners’ World Live The […]

Semi-Mature Trees at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

Semi-Mature Trees at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 There were very many beautiful gardens at this RHS Chelsea Flower Show and the BBC coverage showcased many of the designs. Monty Don, respected gardener and broadcaster chose his favourite Semi-Mature Trees from this year’s show; all of them spectacular specimens: Morus nigra (Black Mulberry) Centre to […]