Gardens Illustrated Festival 2017

We're heading to the Gardens Illustrated Festival 2017

On Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of March we will be heading to Westonbirt School , in the heart of the Cotswolds, for the second Gardens Illustrated Festival . The weekend promises inspiring talks, exclusive access to the impressive gardens, expert...More >
Tags: Gardens Illustrated Festival, events, Mobile Greenhouse, Scotney Greenhouse, National Trust Collection
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How to clean your greenhouse

How to clean your Alitex Greenhouse

You should be cleaning your greenhouse at least once a year to prepare it for the growing season. Why? To remove algae, moss, bugs and possible disease To maintain a healthy growing environment To keep it looking its best What else do I need to...More >
Tags: greenhouse cleaning, how to clean your greenhouse, clean and care
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Pancake Ingredients

Simply Healthy Pancakes

Last month, we shared our warming winter pie recipe which utilises all of the winter season's delicious vegetable crop. Today we're celebrating Shrove Tuesday with our simply healthy, gluten and dairy free pancake recipe. Ingredients: 1/2 cup oats 1...More >
Tags: Shrove Tuesday, gluten free pancakes, dairy free pancakes, pancake recipe, healthy pancakes
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Parcel at The Pig

The Pig enduring winter

The Pig in the Forest is living proof that a kitchen garden can endure the winter, all it takes is a little forward planning and hard work. Head Gardener Jack and co-worker Scott ensure that every effort is made to maintain a continuous crop for the...More >
Tags: the pig, alitex greenhouse, kitchen garden, growing in winter, vegetable growing, greenhouse growing
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An Alitex Glasshouse for an Award-Winning Garden

Our customers in Sevenoaks, Kent are the proud owners of the garden built by Linden Landscapes , winners of the Principal Award at the 2015 Bali National Landscape Awards . The garden hosts a traditional Alitex glasshouse measuring over 13 metres in...More >
Tags: greenhouse, Linden Landscapes, garden designers, andy sturgeon, glasshouse, award-winning, Bali National Landscape Awards
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A Seasonal Guide to Vegetable Greenhouse Growing

Winter (December, January, February) Although the colder months tend to be quieter in terms of sowing, there is still a range of vegetables you can begin early - making use of your heated propagator and window sills. Celeriac, Celery and Rhubarb...More >
Tags: growing guide, seasonal growing tips, greenhouse, growing vegetables
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New Messenger Glasshouse

Shows and Festivals in 2017

With the New Year well underway, now is a great time to start making plans. We've included our events schedule below, so take a look, book tickets and start filling up your diary! Alitex Events Open Mornings run throughout the year as an opportunity...More >
Tags: greenhouse, conservatories, events, Annual Lecture
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