Stihl AS battery operated garden tool range

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Gardening product innovation

With an eye on sustainability, herewith a selection of interesting new product innovations and solutions spotted at the Garden Press Event (GPE) in February.

Burgon & Ball children's gardening tool range

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Burgon & Ball: Growing Gardeners

Sheffield-based Burgon & Ball has launched ‘RHS Growing Gardeners’, a new gardening tool range for children.

Kent & Stowe new gardening tools - loppers

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Kent & Stowe new SureCut range

For 2024, Kent & Stowe is launching a new collection of cutting tools that blend traditional craftsmanship with modern engineering.

Stiga battery operated snow blower ST300e

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STIGA snow blower

New STIGA ST 300e battery snow blower helps clears fresh snow up to 15cm deep – even in temperatures as low as -20°.

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RHS launches Chatbotanist

The Royal Horticultural Society launches an AI chatbot to provide advice for members via their computer or phone.

Floating solar panels on water reservoir


Floating solar panels

Space saving, innovative floating solar system designed specifically for horticultural industry.

Stiga cordless chainsaw

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STIGA launch cordless chainsaw

The manufacturer of gardening machinery and equipment launches first battery powered chainsaw.

Universal Sharpener by Labour & Wait

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Speedy sharpener

Spotted on instagram @labourandwait for the pruning fiends who are not so keen on a whetstone…

Woolbeding glasshouse


Head Gardener Woolbeding

Formal National Trust gardens set in rural landscape of the River Rother which includes the recently opened Woolbeding Glasshouse and Silk Route Garden.

Japanese fingerless pruners

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Japanese handsfree pruning scissors

Spotted on instagram, and his Japanese Handsfree (or fingerless as he calls them) Pruning Scissors.


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New lengths for the Stihl GTA 26

An extension for the GTA 26 pruner has been launched, converting it into a pole pruner for cutting small branches in high work areas.


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Niwaki goes street…

Japanese gardening cross-over with New York streetwear, the limited-run Niwaki x Noah collaboration.

Burgon & Ball RHS Endorsed brushes

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Clean sweep

Sheffield-based Burgon & Ball has launched a new collection of RHS-endorsed garden brushes.