Piet Oudolf Five Seasons

Five Seasons with Piet Oudolf

“For me, garden design isn’t just about plants, it is about emotion, atmosphere, a sense of contemplation. You try to move people with what you do. You look at this, and it goes deeper than what you see. It reminds you of something in the genes -...More >
Tags: Piet Oudolf, Five Season, Garden Events
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All Things Orchids

All Things Orchid with Jim Durrant

The complex world of orchids seems a hard one to navigate at times. Orchid aficionado Jim Durrant from McBean's Orchids , will be answering some of your questions as he joins us here at Alitex for a very special talk on 'All Things Orchid' on...More >
Tags: orchids, growing under glass, orchid talk
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Panel Based Mottisfont | Hampton Court Flower Show | Chewton Glen

Join us at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

We are delighted to be returning to RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show on 3 July in partnership with Chewton Glen . Chewton Glen is a five-star quintessentially English, luxury Country House Hotel & Spa, located on the fringe of the New Forest...More >
Tags: Hampton court flower show, chewton glen, Edible Garden, kitchen garden, cookery school, alitex greenhouses
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Mark Diacono Chelsea Flower Show 2018 Show Garden

A Floral Exhibit at RHS Chelsea with Mark Diacono

That noise you just heard was dozens of garden designers exhaling with relief that spring has finally arrived. If we can just squeeze a couple of months worth of sun into the next few weeks, then we can all be confident of a fantastic Chelsea Flower...More >
Tags: Mark Diacono Chelsea Flower Show 2018, Chelsea Show Garden, kitchen garden, Edible Garden, greenhouse, Mottisfont
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Kew Students outside Broughton Grange Greenhouse

Garden Tours with Kew's Diploma Students

Last week we had the pleasure of meeting a group of students who are studying the Kew Diploma in Horticulture . We took them on a tour of Thenford Arboretum & Gardens , and Broughton Grange ; Oxfordshire's most influential and admired gardens...More >
Tags: Kew Gardens, greenhouses, Thenford Estate, Broughton Grange, garden, Kew Students, Garden tour, events, alitex
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Annual Lecture 2017 with Mark Diacono

Alitex Annual Lecture with Mark Diacono

Introducing... Mark Diacono, the speaker of our annual lecture 2017. Mark is an award winning food writer, grower and photographer. Mark also runs Otter Farm , the UK's only climate change farm, growing fruit and vegetables that traditionally only...More >
Tags: Annual Lecture, Mark Diacono, Otter Farm, Garden Talk
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