Gardens Illustrated Festival 2015 in Malmesbury, WIltshire

Cotswolds outing for our mobile greenhouse

Appropriately enough, during National Gardening Week, the first GARDENS ILLUSTRATED Festival is taking place in the picturesque Cotswold market town of Malmesbury from 17-18 April. The event promises to be an exciting new fixture in the usual round...More >
Tags: Gardens Illustrated Festival, greenhouses, conservatories
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Thrive's garden in Battersea Park, London with large bespoke freestanding Alitex greenhouse

RHS Chelsea Flower Show - Thrive Update

In case you haven’t heard, here at Torberry Farm we are planning an edible feast at this year's show; not only is the Messenger greenhouse reserved for growing our own selection of vegetables, our friends at Thrive are giving us a helping hand and...More >
Tags: thrive, RHS chelsea flower show, growing, greenhouse
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Pots of pansies grown by the gardeners at Thrive

What's going on at Thrive?

Thrive is a charity that uses gardening and horticulture to change lives. We visited their garden in Battersea Park to see what the gardeners had been up to. There were many projects underway, each planting bed has been carefully planned and comes...More >
Tags: Thrive projects, plants, London, greenhouse
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Sam at in large bespoke freestanding greenhouse, watering Thrives plants for RHS Chelsea Flower Show

An Alitex greenhouse thrives in London

Thrive is a charity that uses gardening as a way to bring positive change to people living with disabilities or ill health. They are the leading charity in the UK that offers social and therapeutic horticulture (STH.) We have a great friendship with...More >
Tags: thrive, rhs chelsea, greenhouse, gardening, therapy
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Easter eggs in a greenhouse

An Easter weekend in the greenhouse

The Easter weekend is historically laden with dark clouds and heavy rain but if you have a greenhouse, you can take on all the elements. Use the four day break to get the gloves out and prepare your crop for the growing season that awaits. Although...More >
Tags: TLC, watering, growing, Temperatures, greenhouse accessories, pests
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Greenhouse building works

Let us look after your building works

The base to your greenhouse or conservatory is just as important as the structure itself. Not only do you need to get the dimensions right so that the aluminium and glass structure will fit exactly, you need to make sure it blends in well with the...More >
Tags: Building works, greenhouses, conservatories, base, brick
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