Category Archives: Landscape Specialist Scheme

It Takes Two – Landscape Artisan Becomes Our 1000th Landscape Specialist

It Takes Two – Landscape Artisan Becomes Our 1000th Landscape Specialist – London Stone’s Landscape Specialist Scheme recently celebrated it’s 1,000th member

London Stone’s Landscape Specialist Scheme has just hit the grand age of two and a half, but there are no toddler tantrums involved. Far from it, as we welcome Landscape Artisan as our 1000th member.

Landscape Artisan and London Stone celebrate 1000 Landscape Specialist Members, June 2019

Joss and Rebecca Durham have an admirable number of years of landscaping experience between them. “It was my fault,” says Joss. “I worked for a landscaper many years ago and really enjoyed it, so I embarked on a part-time course at Merrist Wood.” read more

Materially Raising The Profile Of Greenfingers At RHS Chelsea

Materially Raising The Profile Of Greenfingers At RHS Chelsea – learn more about this wonderful charity’s show garden

“In terms of PR, we were inundated,” says Greenfingers’ Director of Fundraising and Communications, Linda Petrons. “We had a really good response. Hopefully Greenfingers is now recognised as a national charity.”

The Greenfingers Charity Garden, RHS Chelsea 2019

This was Greenfingers’ first garden at RHS Chelsea, made possible by the generosity of a private donor, and, as one of Greenfingers’ charity partners, we were excited to contribute. read more

RHS Hampton Court 2018 – Live Outdoors With Garden House Design And London Stone

RHS Hampton Court 2018 – Live Outdoors with Garden House Design and London Stone – read more about what’s in store at next week’s show.

GHD Hampton Court 2018

A long way to go! Garden House Design begin their build-up at RHS Hampston Court Palace Flower Show 2018

Only days to go before Hampton Court Flower Show 2018 opens on Monday and, this year, you’ll not only find London Stone products in six show gardens (more about those below) but also one of us, in person, on Garden House Design’s trade stand. read more

London Stone Support Greenfingers Through Landscape Specialist Scheme

Greenfingers, one of our two charity partners, is having a busy year, and its work is going ahead with your help.

Structure with Kaleidoscope effect, Helen and Douglas House, Oxford

Opened this year, the garden at Helen and Douglas House, Oxford, includes this structure with a kaleidoscope effect

Greenfingers creates much-needed green spaces for children’s hospices and, just begun, is the multi-functional garden for Andy’s at St Andrew’s Hospice, Grimsby, where children and young people with any progressive, life-limiting illness are given free palliative care. read more

Free training with the London Stone Landscape Specialist Scheme

Plenty of useful information that gets you up and running in a day. Sounds good?

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As part of our Landscape Specialist Scheme, we offer free training days, both on the site where you’re working and at our depot near Heathrow. It’s something we initiated immediately we realised how much the extra confidence they give is appreciated.

Onsite training means that, not only do you get the benefit of expert advice and demonstrations of the best way to use GftK pointing and Dry-Treat sealing products, but you learn at the same time as completing a job—so no wasted time, plus the reassurance that you’ll be using the products exactly as intended the first time you try them out. read more