RHS – Royal Horticultural Society

The RHS will be providing a helpline at GardenUp with Plant Experts at their stand to give advice on plants and horticulture.

The RHS was founded in 1804, and our core objective is to be the world’s leading gardening charity by inspiring passion and excellence in the science, art and practice of horticulture.

Our charitable purpose is: “The encouragement and improvement of the science, art and practice of horticulture in all its branches.”

Slacktop Alpine Nursery

Slack Top Nurseries


One of the UK’s top 5 true specialist alpine plant nurseries, situated at 900ft in the Yorkshire Pennines for nearly 30 years.

The vast majority of plants are propagated on the nursery from seed or cutting, resulting in a unique and unusual range. All are extremely hardy – grown outside at 900ft in the Pennines – and have withstood prolonged temperatures of -19°C.

Mr Darcy’s Fruit Trees

Mr D’Arcy’s Heritage Fruit Trees specialises in offering heritage and unusual varieties for gardeners, allotment holders, landowners & organisations.

Grafted 1, 2 or 3 year old trees are available on plant health certified rootstocks, in 3 litre, 7 litre or 12 litre containers, convenient to plant at any time of year or also as bare root trees between December and April.

Association of Professional Landscapers (APL)

The Association of Professional Landscapers represents landscapers who meet a required standard of professionalism. Members of the Association are registered with the government endorsed TrustMark Scheme. They are regularly inspected and agree to follow a customer charter with clients. The APL is part of the Horticultural Trades Association which is the trade Association for the UK gardening industry. It is dedicated to helping develop the industry and its member businesses, including most garden centres and other garden retailers, growers, landscapers, manufacturers and service providers.

My Pad

Before and after . Artificial Grass garden.

My Pad Artificial Grass offers a comprehensive service for supply only and professionally fitted artificial grass for all types of gardens and play areas providing a low maintenance, all weather recreational surface that is safe for children and pets.

Our grass is so good it won’t discolour when your dog decides urinate on it! So no more ugly bald patches or mud. Just a beautiful outdoor living space for the family to enjoy all year round


INNOVATIONS are what we aim to bring to GardenUp shows, and here is one of them.

 Brodco is a family business that has been making waves in the gardening market over the past year.

Their DaylightSecure Max shed is made from waste materials and is the first garden shed ever to be approved by the police for its security.

J A Bird Landscapes

James Bird Landscapes Ltd. has been in the landscaping business for over 23 years, and specialises in high specification landscape design, construction and maintenance, with the focus on quality and customer satisfaction.

We provide unparalleled landscaping services to discerning clients who recognise quality workmanship.

James Bird Landscapes Ltd will be showcasing past landscape projects and driveways at Garden Up

SAGE Greenfingers

SAGE Greenfingers supports adults with mental health needs via horticultural therapy and arts activity on Grimesthorpe allotments.

We have landscaped 5 sites into a stunning garden displaying a colourful array of flowers, herbs and veg at most times of year.  Beneficiaries experience mental health issues ranging from anxiety and depression to psychoses, schizophrenia, post traumatic stress disorder.

RSPB Sheffield

RSPB Sheffield Local Group will be at Garden Up to give members of the public Ideas on how to “Give Nature a Home” in their Gardens.

This will include a Display, Information Leaflets and Local Group Volunteers being available to answer  queries  and questions .

We will be joined by a Team Member from our Regional Office who will be there to answer enquires about Membership to the RSPB. We will also have a selection of Goods for sale.

Dore Garden Offices

Dore Garden Offices is a local company producing quality garden buildings. Not only do they build fully insulated offices, studios and rooms, they also produce very special children’s ‘Hobbit Hole’ play rooms, complete with round doors, windows and mezzanine floor.

Each of their buildings is different as all are made on-site and can be adapted to suit every client need.  From micro offices to huge multi room garden retreats, DGO can certainly help to maximise your garden potential.