Rockeries are having a revival on social media

Mail Online | 5/28/2018 | Victoria Allen for the Daily Mail
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They were the height of fashion 50 years ago, and now rockeries seem to be making a comeback – thanks to social media.

Garden centres are reporting soaring sales of stones and alpine plants.

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And experts say rockeries are proving a hit with the younger generation because they look good on photo-sharing websites such as Instagram.

Wyevale garden centres are now reporting an 18 per cent jump in sales of rockery stones, with Cotswold stone the most popular. Dobbies garden centres have seen sales of alpine plants up almost 13 per cent from five years ago.

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Rockeries have also been championed by Gardener’s World presenter...
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