A one of a kind garden and outdoor trade show, Glee showcases some of the most exciting brands and products in the industry. Bringing exhibitors together with influential visitors and buyers all under one roof, it is offers the perfect opportunity for networking and to find inspiration for the garden season. With everything from plants to outdoor furniture, landscaping to garden gifts and more, it is a show not to be missed!
A family run business, Premier Poytunnels has more than 30 years experience in the design and development of polytunnels. The company uses its expertise to bring you a stronger, more reliable polytunnel – the quality and materials of a ‘Premier’ polytunnel cannot be matched. But this company doesn’t just offer quality products at great prices – it also prides itself on offering a ‘Premier’ service, including after sales support. A construction helpline is available, together with a collection of online videos. A polytunnel is a great growing investment and dealing with Premier Polytunnels ensures your
Ken Muir began his career in commercial fruit growing at the age of 22, having been interested in the subject since his school days. In 1965, he set up his mail order company with the purpose of supplying the best varieties to the gardening enthusiast. With over 50 years experience, everyone at Ken Muir prides themselves on providing only the highest quality fruit trees, fruit canes and vines. The company's reputation has been built on this, plus its desire to pass on knowledge and expertise on the subject.
The company's Victorian walled garden in the heart of rural Somerset grows and sells one of the largest selections of edible plants, heritage and heirloom seeds, fruit and herb plants to be found in the UK. Wherever possible the seeds and plants are produced by Pennard Plants or especially for them in the United Kingdom. The company uses organic methods of culture without pesticides but must stress that they are not certified organic, believing that it is the methods used to grow the plants which are important. The company is always willing to give assistance in companion planting or the use of natural methods of pest control to its customers.
For over 250 years gardeners and growers have enjoyed the high quality, performance and results achieved with Spear and Jackson garden digging, cultivating, cutting, tidying and ‘Grow Your Own’ tools. Tried, tested and whole-heartedly endorsed by award-winning garden designers and the gardening enthusiast alike, Spear and Jackson tools are carefully designed with durability, user-comfort, performance and value firmly in mind and have earned an enviable reputation as the tools to trust.
The Great British Rhino, born out of a passion for gardening, arrived in 1999. The company set out to create a better greenhouse at an affordable price. This was achieved that with the Rhino – a greenhouse strong enough to withstand the worst of the British weather, safe enough for all the family and covered by a 25 year guarantee! Dedicated staff really care about the Rhinos they produce, and many of them have been making them since the company began – it’s this pride that helps make Rhino greenhouses strong, high quality and great value. The Great British Rhino – extraordinary quality, affordable price!
The National Allotment Society fights for the rights and interests of all UK allotment holders and represents the views of its members at a national level. The organisation also works to raise awareness of the social, cultural, heritage and health benefits of the allotment movement and its relevance to wider environmental issues. As a government consultee, the Society also works to ensure that statutory allotment sites and not disposed of unfairly.
Sea Spring Seeds is an on-line vegetable seed company whose goal is to sell reliable, productive and good tasting varieties. To maintain high standards, everything is trialled by the company at its nursery in Dorset. Specialising in tomatoes, peppers and salad crops, Sea Spring Seeds is best known for its selection of chillies – these range from mild to superhot, and many are unique varieties bred for British conditions. They company also sell a diverse selection of chilli and sweet pepper plug plants raised on site. Orders are accepted from October to May, and delivery starts in April, just as spring starts to warm up.
Vitavia Garden Products Ltd is the British partner of the Vitavia Group, the leading name throughout Europe for quality hobby greenhouses and greenhouse accessories. From their warehouses in Suffolk, Vitavia provide home and trade deliveries throughout the UK together with a comprehensive greenhouse installation service. They are proud to supply quality hobby greenhouses, widely regarded as being the best value for money, backed up by exceptional customer service. As a wholesaler Vitavia sell via a trusted network of garden centres and garden building specialists. For more information, please visit vitavia.co.uk
From Bridport, Dorset, William James & Co has been manufacturing and supplying fruit cages, vegetable cages and garden netting in the UK for over 60 years. The company's products are renowned for their quality and ability to protect fruit and vegetables from birds and garden pests such as insects, butterflies and deer. They are available in a wide range of sizes from 2m high walk in fruit cages to low vegetable cages, and can also be made to your specific requirements. Alongside this, William James stock a range of grow your own and garden equipment including polytunnels and garden tools.
The Cultivation Street campaign supports community and school gardening projects across the UK. Members receive an array of free resources, from seed packs and plug plants to seasonal newsletters and planting calendars, as well as dedicated staff members available to help at every turn. The annual Cultivation Street competition can be entered for free and has, to date, given out a staggering £130,000 in prizes to gardening projects that are changing lives across the nation.
Kent & Stowe tools are built on tradition and crafted for life, with award-winning innovative products ranging from digging, cultivating and cutting tools, to specialist weeding, topiary and gifts. They are traditionally designed using modern manufacturing techniques to meet the needs of today's gardener. They have been expertly handcrafted to include robust heads and extended handle lengths for comfort, using the finest quality materials. All tools come with full guarantees so you can cherish them for years to come.
Globus boast an extensive portfolio of high-performance gloves that provide protection and comfort. Breathable, hard-wearing gloves with great dexterity and nimble grip shield hands in the commission of horticulture tasks, while lightweight, fleece-lined gloves with antimicrobial action allow for the safe handling of food in freezing temperatures. There are cut, tear and prune-resistant options for a multitude of industries. Designed with real people in mind, there is a glove of choice for everyone, whatever their day job.
Experts in the art of fluid ducting, FITT are now bringing the latest in technological advances in the form of their award-winning Yoyo hose. Made of durable, kink-proof rubber, this incredible piece of kit is lightweight and compact when not in use, making for ease of storage, but extends to twice its length when filled, enabling gardeners to get to all those hard to reach places. FITT pride themselves on the superior design of their cutting-edge products, which seek to push the boundaries of the imagination and impact the world for the better.