Tag: Johnsons of Whixley

Local nursery gets behind York’s green community challenge

Employees from a local horticultural nursery, including its 80-year-old Chairman, leant their support to this year’s York Cares initiative that aims to improve outdoor...
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Yorkshire nursery sets on 3 new starters to cope with growth

Leading Yorkshire nursery Johnsons of Whixley has reinforced its manpower with the addition of 3 new employees. The new starters will occupy roles across the business as Johnsons continues its growth following a highly-successful last twelve months, throughout which the...
Chris Myers

Johnsons of Whixley joins forces with TV gardener Chris Myers and...

A local horticultural nursery has joined forces with TV’s ‘off-grid’ gardener to create a garden for the upcoming Chatsworth Flower Show, while rallying support...
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Johnsons donates plants to two award winning Harrogate Flower Show gardens

Horticultural nursery, Johnsons of Whixley, has donated £600 worth of plants to two gold award winning gardens at the Harrogate Spring Flower Show. The nursery,...
Yorkshire horticulturalist

Yorkshire horticulturalist sees life’s work immortalised with statue in his honour

BBC Look North’s Harry Gration this week helped unveil a statue commemorating horticulturalist John Richardson’s more than 60 years’ service to the industry. The statue,...
women in horticulture

North Yorkshire nursery highlights changing roles of women in horticulture to...

Female members of staff at Johnsons of Whixley have offered their own insight into the changing roles of women in horticulture, and what the...
Haggerston Castle

Horticultural nursery helps Haggerston Castle to bloom

A leading plant nursery has completed a three year long project supplying plants to a Northumberland Holiday Park. Johnsons of Whixley, a family-run horticultural nursery...
Best Large Park

Johnsons supplies plants to ‘ Best Large Park in Britain ’

A leading horticultural nursery has supplied plants to a holiday resort which has been awarded as the ‘ Best Large Park in Britain 2017...
The Residence

North Yorkshire nursery helps restore The Residence historic site to former...

Johnsons of Whixley has supplied a range of trees and shrubs totalling £20,000 to a recently-completed residential development,The Residence,  on an iconic site in...
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Enterprising nursery supplies ambitious Manchester Airport project

Johnsons of Whixley has supplied a range of trees, plants and grasses as part of the construction of a new £15m link road at...