Sarah Wain, West Dean Head Gardener

A day out at the Alitex Home and Garden Day

Our annual Home and Garden Day was a success, although a few of the Alitex Team were a little suspect of the cold weather it did manage to stay dry and bright throughout the whole day. Our friends from Tallulah Fox were the first to arrive with...More >
Tags: Mcbean's Orchids, Kamado Joe, Tallulah Fox, west dean gardens, sarah wain, jim durrant, Phoenix Perennials, Wild Garden Plant Supports, The Edward Barnsley Workshop, david harber, gaze burvill, Home and garden day, greenhouse, conservatories
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Cherry House

Horticultural Innovation

When a group of garden designers get together talk invariable turns to Show Gardens. This happened recently when discussing the new RHS Show at Chatsworth (to be inaugurated in 2017). The aspiration I believe is for contemporary design and this...More >
Tags: matthew Haddon, greenhouse, victorian
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National Trust Ickworth greenhouse launch

The Ickworth Greenhouse- A National Trust Addition

"A Georgian Italianate palace in an idyllic English landscape" The National Trust Ickworth House , a spectacular estate in a picturesque setting, is the inspiration for our eighth and final addition to our National Trust Greenhouse collection. This...More >
Tags: alitex greenhouse, New, The Ickworth, RHS chelsea flower show, kitchen garden
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Our client and his cacti collection in his National Trust Mottisfont greenhouse

Simon Green - Cactus Collector

Simon and Maureen Green decided an Alitex greenhouse would be the perfect fit for their beautiful Kent garden, not for potting on the usual kitchen favourites, but for housing a unique collection of something a little pricklier, cacti. Two years ago...More >
Tags: Greenhouse case study, National Trust Mottisfont, National Trust Collection, Cacti
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Gibraltar Botanic Gardens Celebrate Bicentenary

Next year, Alameda Gardens – Gibraltar Botanic Gardens- will be celebrating their 200 year anniversary and we are pleased to be helping them make this celebration a special one. In preparation for this impressive milestone, Alitex will be creating a...More >
Tags: Gibraltar, greenhouse, Gibraltar botanical gardens, The Alameda
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