Hartley Magazine

All the latest news, hints, tips and advice from our experts

Private Garden Touring – How to Get the Most Inspiration from What You See

It’s the time to look at other people’s gardens. While public gardens are great at showing you what’s possible in your area, signing up for a tour of private gardens can give you a strong sense of what you could achieve in your own back yard. Plus, you may be able to talk to the […]

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Our events

Our Events 2024 RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival Tradestand no. 317 Victorian garden inspiration – Hartley Botanic’s 2024 RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival Tradestand ‘Simple Elegance – A Traditional English Garden’ Hartley Botanic, England’s most historic and respected Glasshouse and Greenhouse manufacturer, is bringing its award-winning RHS Chelsea Flower Show tradestand – ‘Simple […]

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Feed and water for bumper harvests

I hope that your greenhouse tomatoes are growing well, despite the lack of light. Itit is time to remove the side shoots of ‘cordon’ varieties, as they appear, using your finger and thumb, to create a single productive stem and channel moisture and energy into fruit rather than leaf. Keep the compost constantly moist, particularly […]

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Planting for second crops in midsummer

The greenhouse has now been planted up with tomatoes, cucumbers, aubergines and some basil, and the growing year is underway. I want to say ‘finally’ – it is finally underway. It all happened quite late this year – that long, cold, wet spring really didn’t lend itself to early sowings and plantings, even under glass, […]

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Hartley Botanic at RHS Chelsea Flower Show Featured in Livingetc’s Latest Issue

Just one week since the event, read about this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, where Hartley Botanic’s exquisite Victorian Glasshouses and cutting-edge garden design trends stole the spotlight. In their latest feature, Livingetc brings you the lush, innovative, and sustainable gardening trends that are shaping our outdoor spaces for 2025 and beyond. From sophisticated Victorian-style […]