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Top 5 Garden Centres in Sheffield11 March 2017
The metropolitan city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire is one of the most densely populated in the UK. Sheffield might be known as the steel city of England, but gardening is still a prominent and growing part of Sheffield life. Interestingly enough there are 17 other towns and villages with the same name scattered around the world. Yet no other can claim the accolade of 'England's greenest city'. Sheffield sits on the doorstep of the park district and has more trees per person than any other city in Europe. Having the peak district within its boundaries makes the 'steel city' a must see for the outdoor enthusiast. With all the bustling happenings that are going on, there's still a lot of time for horticulture! Let's dive into the top 5 garden centres in Sheffield.
Valleyside Garden Centre
Valleyside Garden Centre prides itself on being the garden centre for green-fingered enthusiasts of all levels. Whether you're just starting out in the garden or you're a seasoned veteran, Valleyside Garden Centre has everything you need to get your plants blooming this season. At the garden centre in Sheffield, you'll find a vast range of plants, trees, shrubs, pond supplies, garden sundries and tools, Christmas items, professional horticultural advice and a lovely garden cafe to stop for a coffee and cake.
Langlands Loxley Garden Centre, formerly Rhinegold Garden Centre, is set in the wonderful, scenic views of the peak district. The newest addition to the Langlands family can be found just on the south-west edge of Sheffield and is home to some of the most incredible views you will ever find in a garden centre, thanks to the Loxley valley. It goes without saying that you'll find excellent outdoor plants and gardening supplies at the garden centre, but there's definitely more to see than just the products at Langlands Loxley!
Dore Moor Garden Centre is an independent, family run centre based on a six-acre site adjacent to the peak district national park. As well as the stunning plants in the outdoor area, Dore Moor boasts a great selection of garden sundries, tools, compost, seeds, bulbs, animal feeds, planters, fencing, and more as well as friendly staff with great plant knowledge. You'll also find big brands at competitive prices at Dore Moor Garden Centre Sheffield. Everything from Hozelock to Wolf Garten tool is available.
Situated in the town of Dronfield, Ferndale Garden Centre is definitely worth the short 20-minute drive from the centre of Sheffield! Ferndale is not your typical garden centre. You're going to be wowed by a venue which is teeming with life, colour, inspiration, knowledge and excellent variety. Expect nothing but excellence from the plants, garden tools, sundries, seeds, bulbs, and outdoor living collections.
New Leaf Plant Centre
New Leaf Plant Centre is home to one of the most innovative plant selections in the Sheffield and South Yorkshire area. The vast range of plants on sale is either home grown in the New Leaf nursery or sourced from all over the world. This is what makes the plant centre near Sheffield one of the most visited in the area. As well as a great selection of outdoor plants, the garden centre also boasts a lot of pots, containers, garden tools, wild bird care, seeds, sundries, and more.
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