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Inspiration from Wild Garden Plant Supports

As a garden designer, I know that even the best designed border may not grow exactly as planned. Plants can naturally flop when in flower, grow leggy toward the light and get damaged by wind and rain, which can flatten all your efforts. The answer...More >
Tags: Wild Garden Plant Supports, obelisks, single ring support, garden supports
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Mottisfont for award-winning dahlias

Alitex and award-winning dahlias

We were delighted when our Marlow based customer told us he grew award-winning dahlias in his Alitex greenhouse. The dahlias are grown in one of our most popular, Wood Sage coloured, Mottisfont greenhouses from our National Trust Collection . On the...More >
Tags: Mottisfont, greenhouse, National Trust Collection, dahlias, award, glasshouse
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Flowerpot Muffins

Easter Recipe - Flowerpot Muffins

Easter days are planned for family gatherings, Easter egg hunts and spring walks. The holiday itself is to celebrate the end of Lent, whether you've given up certain luxuries and are looking forward to indulging in them again or maybe you're just...More >
Tags: Easter, Recipe, Flowerpot muffins, Mottisfont, alitex national trust greenhouse collection
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Alitex Garden Room Conservatory

The Top Interiors Trends for 2016

It's often hard to tell where 'trends' come from and whether you should pay any attention to them. What's most important to you is finding your own style and ideas that reflect how you want to live in your home. But trends can often spark some...More >
Tags: alitex conservatories, alitex greenhouses, interiors trends, design trends, houzz, Pinterest
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Halloween Pumpkins, Jack O'Lanterns

Why Are Pumpkins The Mascot for Halloween?

At the end of every October, the streets come alive and people across the world don their scariest get-up, ready to celebrate the spookiest of holidays. The pumpkin seems to be the global mascot for Halloween, but where did it come from? Why do we...More >
Tags: Halloween, Jack o'Lantern, pumpkins, autumn
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Alitex Partnership

Kew Gardens School of Horticulture Prizes 2012

As part of the on-going relationship between Alitex and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew , Alitex sponsor one of the final year prizes for students at the School of Horticulture. We are delighted to announce Ben Houston is the 2012 winner of The Alitex...More >
Tags: Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, kew horticultural prizes, alitex, alitex greenhouses, alitex conservatory
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