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Top 5 garden centres in York28 September 2017
While the largest food and drink festival of Great Britain is still going on there, we’d like to devote this week’s top 5 garden centres to York. Otherwise known as the walled city of the northeast of England, as it has the longest and best-preserved town walls of entire England, York is an interesting weekend destination too. Besides its city walls, it hosts the largest cathedral in Northern Europe dating back to the Gothic, 13th century. While the historic features and food and drink festival might have caught your attention, let us not forget that York has garden centres too! Looking for a garden centre in York? Find out which garden centre(s) to visit below:
Langlands Garden Centre
Langlands Garden Centre is a family run garden centre and nursery and offers a wide range of plants, pots and containers, outdoor furniture and accessories. Moreover, you can buy locally-sourced food in the Farm Shop and treat yourself by having a coffee and/or a home-cooked meal in the Café Bar and Coffee Shop! Check out the website for more information.
Vertigrow Plant Nursery
For all your perennials, shrubs, mature trees, fruit trees, native trees and hedging, bedding plants, alpines, soft fruits and vegetables, ferns and grasses, aquatic plants and herbs, Vertigrow Plant Nursery is the right place to turn to. Additionally, Vertigrow has a wide range of products when it comes to garden accessories, seeds, pots, bulbs, compost and much more. The staff is highly experienced and always ready to help out!
Dean’s Garden Centre
Dean’s Garden Centre can be found in Stockton-on-the-Forest and is not only a garden centre but also a nursery where own bedding and vegetable plants, perennials and cyclamen are grown. Besides that, Dean’s centre has a houseplant area, outdoor covered area, store and sales area and the Bothy Coffee Shop. The latter in which you can find hot and cold snacks throughout the day, tea and coffee. For more information, check the website.
Henleys Nurseries is a family run business that specialises in plants, shrubs and trees, open for both wholesale and the public. For your convenience, its open from Monday to Sunday and with a nursery of approximately 23 acres you can be assured of a day well spent!
Stillingfleet Lodge Nurseries
Why do we like Stillingfleet Lodge Nurseries? Because it has a nursery with a large selection of pulmonarias and geraniums and 5 different gardens: a wildlife and conservation garden, trees and shrubs garden, pond and meadow garden, rill garden and an organic vegetable garden. So if you’re in need of inspiration, and/or, advice, Stillingfleet is a place to visit!
Still not sure which garden centre to visit? This is solely a top 5 and there are many more garden centres in York to visit. For a full list of garden centres in York, click here.