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What’s the best way to water hanging baskets?

What’s the best way to water hanging baskets?

A line of hanging baskets in full bloom can completely transform a street, creating different layers of colour and visual interest at a range of heights. They complement shop frontages, houses and public buildings beautifully, making them a popular choice when looking for planters to bring an instant face lift to a location.

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Café Bin helps meet the need for on-the-go recycling facilities for single use cups

Café Bin helps meet the need for on-the-go recycling facilities for single use cups

Single use drinks cups are one of the items most commonly used when people are out and about, yet they are woefully under-provided for by on-the-go recycling facilities, resulting in a missed opportunity to reduce landfill.

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Your chance to win £1000 of Amberol products almost over as photo competition deadline approaches

Your chance to win £1000 of Amberol products almost over as photo competition deadline approaches

The closing date of Amberol’s annual photo competition is just around the corner, so if you are interested in taking part, you’ll need to act quickly. Entrants have until Friday 13th September to submit their entries to Amberol.

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Inspired to tackle litter in the Forest of Dean

Inspired to tackle litter in the Forest of Dean

As manufacturers of litter bins, including a wide range of indoor and outdoor recycling litter bins, we are always interested to hear about imaginative campaigns to reduce litter on Britain’s streets and in our public places.

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Seasonal Advice

Our handy hint

Be inventive – plants will grow in almost anything. Sinks, baths, even wellington boots can make quirky containers - although they may not provide ideal growing conditions.

What’s the best way to water hanging baskets?

What’s the best way to water hanging baskets?

A line of hanging baskets in full bloom can completely transform a street, creating different layers of colour and visual interest at a range of heights. They complement shop frontages, houses and public buildings beautifully, making them a popular choice when looking for planters to bring an instant face lift to a location.

Read the full story here
Seven top tips for entering Amberol’s photo competition

Seven top tips for entering Amberol’s photo competition

The annual Amberol photo competition is always hotly contested with entries demonstrating the many stunning floral displays that can be seen all across the UK throughout the summer months. With prizes on offer of up to £1000 worth of Amberol products (choose from self-watering planters, litter bins or planterware), it’s a competition well worth entering.

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Product in the spotlight – Up the Pole Baskets

Product in the spotlight – Up the Pole Baskets

When we think of floral displays, we tend to think of flower-filled containers placed on the ground. However, by using planters at different levels, including self-watering hanging baskets and Up-the-Pole planters, it’s possible to create a really stunning street scene - as shown here in a photo taken at Gravesend for the Amberol annual photo competition courtesy of Graham Long.

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