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The Nursery Re-Opens

The Nursery Re-Opens

We are delighted and relieved that, following the Prime Minister’s clarification in Parliament on the  11th May, we will be re-opening The Nursery, Hilperton Garden Centre at 9am on Wednesday 13th May 2020. Over the past 7 weeks we have introduced an on-line ordering...

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Centre Closed but Online Open

Centre Closed but Online Open

As a result of the Coronavirus and associated restrictions, the garden centre is closed to customers until such time as the government advises that it's safe for our customers and staff to re-open. In order to keep our customers gardening, a truly healthy activity...

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Plant of the month: Pulmonaria (March)

Plant of the month: Pulmonaria (March)

March flowers are extremely important to insects in need of nectar and pollen. A great nectar plant for early spring is the pulmonaria (lungwort). As well as being bee friendly they also provide you with good foliage and pretty flowers in shades of blue, ice-white or...

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What to do in the garden in March

What to do in the garden in March

At last spring is on the way. Usually we enjoy warmer days come mid-March, and the longer, sunnier days provide the opportunity for an increasing range of gardening tasks. It’s time to prep seed beds, sow seed, cut back winter shrubs and generally tidying up around...

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