Hartley Magazine

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GREENHOUSE & GLASSHOUSE TRENDS FOR 2019

BRITISH GREENHOUSE MANUFACTURER HARTLEY BOTANIC REVEALS THEIR PREDICTED GREENHOUSE OWNERSHIP TRENDS FOR 2019  – LESS GOOD LIFE, MORE GOOD LIVING – THE NEW, MULTIFUNCTIONAL ‘GLASS ROOMS’ FOR ENVIROMENTALLY CONSCIOUS YOUNG FAMILIES ENTERTAINING AL FRESCO AND ENJOYING VEG-BASED DIETS – Greenhouses are no longer the exclusive preserve of elderly men with pipes and wellies pottering with […]

HARTLEY BOTANIC’S RHS TATTON PARK TRADESTAND SHOWCASES DROUGHT-TOLERANT PLANTS AS ‘UNDER GLASS’ PLANT COLLECTIONS REFLECT THE UK’S CHANGING CLIMATE – PRESS RELEASE

Hartley Botanic’s RHS Tatton Park tradestand – stand number 429 British greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic is showcasing the drought-tolerant and tropical plants increasingly being grown by UK gardeners ‘under glass’ as a result of our warming climate at RHS Tatton Park this year. The stand, which features four of the manufacturer’s handmade greenhouses […]

HARTLEY BOTANIC’S ‘TROPICAL BRITAIN’ TRADESTAND WINS BEST IN SHOW AT RHS CHATSWORTH – PRESS RELEASE

Press Release For Immediate Release Wednesday 6th June 2018 HARTLEY BOTANIC’S ‘TROPICAL BRITAIN’ TRADESTAND WINS BEST IN SHOW AT RHS CHATSWORTH -STAND TAPS-INTO THE VERY MODERN AND PERSONAL WAYS GARDENERS ARE USING THEIR GREENHOUSES – Hartley Botanic’s RHS Chatsworth tradestand – stand number 390C British greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic has been awarded the […]

HARTLEY BOTANIC’S TRADESTAND SCOOPS 5 STARS AND DIRECTOR GENERAL LINLEY ACCOLADE AT RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW – PRESS RELEASE

Press Release For Immediate Release Wednesday 23rd May 2018 Hartley Botanic Tradestand – stand number SR32 Lancashire-based greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic has this year been awarded both the 5 Star award and the Director General’s Linley award for its ‘provenance and history’ themed tradestand at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The stand, […]

80TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR FOR HERITAGE, BRITISH GREENHOUSE MANUFACTURER HARTLEY BOTANIC

THE ONLY ALUMINIUM GREENHOUSE & GLASSHOUSE MANUFACTURER ENDORSED BY THE RHS 80 YEARS MAKING THE FINEST GREENHOUSES MONEY CAN BUY LANCASHIRE-BASED COMPANY WITH EXPERIENCED TEAM This year, Lancashire-based greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic is celebrating its 80th anniversary – marking 80 years of making its stunning handmade, made-to-order horticultural buildings, with its team still […]

HARTLEY BOTANIC’S 2018 RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW TRADE STAND

This year, British greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic is celebrating a landmark 80th anniversary. The Lancashire-based business, which was founded in 1938 by brothers Vincent (RHS fellow) and Norman Hartley has been making its beautiful, handmade and bespoke aluminium greenhouses and glasshouses for 80 ‘trusted’ years, working from the same artisan factory beneath the […]

Local School benefits by auctioning a Patio Glasshouse

St Mary’s C of E Primary School, in our Village recently held their Summer Festival. Bigger and better than ever for 2017 there were many wonderful stalls and entertainment throughout the day. Food and drink was in plentiful supply and everyone had a great time. Despite the ever unpredictable weather the event raised over £6,500. […]

James Alexander Sinclair Writes About Horatio’s Garden, Glasgow

Over the years I have made a lot of gardens in many parts of the world. They have embraced all sorts of styles and situations from the very formal, to the wildly unkempt from the classical to the modern. However, I think I confidently say that the garden we have made for Horatio in Scotland […]