Category Archives: Flower Shows

Jamie Butterworth Blog – #OneIndustryUnited, One Year On

Jamie Butterworth Blog – #OneIndustryUnited, One Year On – we take a look at what Jamie and London Stone have achieved over a twelve month period. Traveling across continents, educating industry professionals, and exploring how much we can learn from each other.

Just over a year ago, we set out on a mission to unite the industry. A bold, brave and quite surprising move to most. 

Landscapers and designers are shown how to move trees safely into place, at the inaugural Development Day at Majestic Trees – March 2018 read more

Jamie Butterworth Blog – Exploring The Relationship Between Hard And Soft

Jamie Butterworth Blog – exploring the relationship between hard and soft landscaping, and which combinations work well.

London Stone Jura Beige Limestone Chelsea Flower Show 2018 Rosebank

Rosebank’s Matt Keightley provides stunning contrast at RHS Chlesea 2018

When I joined London Stone nearly a year ago to the day (yes; already! How time flies when you’re having fun), I was keen to develop a greater understanding of the combination between hard and soft landscaping. Identifying the relationship between stone and plants, how they can work together to form something truly incredible. read more

London Stone Gives You Grey And Buff Sawn Yorkstone Off The Shelf

London Stone Gives You Grey And Buff Sawn Yorkstone Off The Shelf

Yorkstone is perennially popular. Clients love it. Designers love it. We love it! Its crisp lines and historic prestige are lovely to work with.

Harrington Porter Britannia Buff Yorkstone London Stone

Britannia Buff Yorkstone – as seen here in a clean, crisp scheme from Harrington Porter

As you know, at London Stone we always want to make life as easy as possible for you. So, from this month, Grey and Buff Sawn Yorkstone are available in standard sizes, straight off the shelf. Not just in paving, either. read more

Jamie Butterworth Blog: Autumnal Delights From London Stone And The Malvern Autumn Show

Jamie Butterworth Blog: Autumnal Delights From London Stone And The Malvern Autumn Show

Malvern Hills - A Stunning Setting

The Stunning Malvern Hills – the perfect backdrop for a Flower Show

September has to be my favourite month of the year.  The start of Autumn, signalling not only the arrival of a new education year, but also the beginning of the new gardening calendar. Tree lifting, and planting begins in earnest, grasses and late summer colour steps to the forefront, and gardens change into their autumn attire. This, alongside trade shows, awards ceremonies and the occasional bonfire makes autumn a season to embrace and enjoy. read more

London Stone At RHS Tatton Park 2018

London Stone At RHS Tatton Park 2018 – We take a look at this year’s show, and the gardens we have helped come to fruition

Here at London Stone, we’re committed to our Better Together vision of an industry united in all its elements, so we thought we’d ask how friendly and supportive is it in a competitive atmosphere like a major RHS Show?

Will Williams - Young DEsigner Of The Year 2018 RHS Tatton

Will Williams wins RHS Young Designer Of The Year 2018

Handily, Tatton Park Flower Show swung into action yesterday and one of its most popular sections is the RHS Young Designer Gardens, this year celebrating its tenth anniversary with a larger number of finalists. read more