We stock a selection of good quality tools from both Burgon & Ball (made in the UK) and Spear & Jackson, along with great quality Japanese secateurs and shears from Niwaki.
You’ll find a great choice of pots here – everything from simple terracotta or glazed pots to wonderful quality frost proof Yorkshire Pots with a 50 year guarantee! Also available are a range of window boxes including resin and zinc metal.
We have some unique hand-made artisan pots; beautiful large jars from Vietnam that look like they’ve spent time at the bottom of the sea and unique glazed pots handmade in Myanmar.
We have Naylor Clough Mill glazed pots and bowls in a range of shapes and sizes. We stock Goicoechea pots; handmade in the Basque County from natural clays, these will develop an attractive patina as they age adding a striking feature to your garden.
We also sell a variety of great value terracotta and grey terracotta pots from Apta, as well as fibreglass troughs and planters from Naylor and simple plastic and metal effect plastic pots, window boxes and troughs from Stewart.
We stock a range of what we regard as the best fertilizers available, the core being the excellent Maxicrop range of organic fertilizers, made from sustainably harvested seaweed. We also keep a selection of plant specific fertilisers, covering everything from tree ferns to olives. As well as feed for established plants, we stock Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi. Sprinkle this into the planting hole to give your new plants the best start possible.
Chemicals & Natural Alternatives
We stock an essential product range which includes Provado, Fungus Fighter and slug killers, as well as systemic weed killers.
We also stock a range of alternative natural products; copper barrier tape for slugs, Slug Gone wool pellets and the wonderful Marius Fabre olive oil black soap for aphids and blackfly.
We keep a selection of composts in stock, including, John Innes 1, 2 and 3, and Multi-Purpose in a range of sizes. We also stock Dalefoot Peat Free Wool Compost, Clay Buster (Lakeland Gold) and Ericaceous. As we move towards being completely peat free in all the compost we sell, we’ll be getting a varirty of compost from Melcourt, which we are pleased to say is RHS endorsed and includes Soil Association approved Organic Compost.
Alongside well-rotted Horse Manure and Ornamental Bark Chippings we have the excellent straw based mulch ‘Strulch’ (as used at the Eden Project).