Chalkhill Blue Mottisfont

New Year, New Project

It’s all well and good making those New Year resolutions to quit certain bad habits, but why not make 2019 the year to set a new goal, gain something positive or even start a new hobby. Whether you want to try your hand at gardening, grow your own...More >
Tags: Alitex accessories, New Year Project, Greenhouse hobby, greenhouse growing, greenhouse lighting
Leave a comment
Alitex LED Grow Lights

Alitex's New LED Grow Lights

On a beautiful warm September evening, I was lucky enough to attend Alitex’s Annual Lecture, hosted this year by Ann-Marie Powell. Whilst at Alitex I had the chance to explore the show greenhouses, where I spotted some amazing LED growing lights...More >
Tags: chewton glen, LED Grow Lights, Growing Season
Leave a comment
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, clean and care service, TLC, how to clean your greenhouse
Leave a comment

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 greenhouse vegetables you can begin early - making use of your heated propagator and window sills. Celeriac, Celery and...More >
Tags: growing guide, seasonal growing tips, greenhouse, growing vegetables
Leave a comment
Tulips at Torberry

Preparing your spring garden

It's that time of year again where any glimpse of sunshine has us knee deep in soil and we hope that the rain will hold off for a bit longer whilst we get just one last thing planted! Our gardens are the pride and joy for the summer months, whether...More >
Tags: alitex, spring, cleaning, greenhouse growing
Leave a comment
Screen shot of new Alitex website - home page

Welcome to the new Alitex website

It’s been a busy start to the year here at Alitex HQ, but we are finally able to share some exciting news; the launch of our shiny new website. As well as a modern new look and a collection of inspiring images, we’ve also added some features that...More >
Tags: New website, TLC, clean and care, The Green Room, blog, events, NGS
Leave a comment
Tasks and Tips for your greenhouse in November

Tasks and Tips for your greenhouse in November

There are lots of things you can do in your greenhouse during November to be well-prepared for next year's growing season. November is all about maintenance and cleaning... Temperature It's a good idea to try and maintain a minimum temperature of...More >
Tags: greenhouse, clean and care, temperature, ventilation, humidity, plant care
Leave a comment