The Secret Garden Blog

What’s in store and gardening news

Salvia Season is here!

Salvia Season is here!

This is the time of the year where you will find an abundance of Salvia varieties available at the Secret Garden Centre. The Salvia genus is huge and consists of around 900 species (We do not stock all 900 but we still stock a lot). Salvias come in most colours and...

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Blooming Marvelous!

Blooming Marvelous!

The Secret Garden Centre is a sea of bloom right now. Now is a great time to fill in gaps in the border, patio pot or veg patch. Agapanthus 'Fireworks' was a highly commended finalist in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and a recent winner of Best New Plant at HTA National...

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Roses, roses and even more roses!

Roses, roses and even more roses!

The humble rose is one of the most versatile and beautiful garden plants you can have. They come in many forms from small patio plants to large rambling varieties. Most make good cut flowers and many are ideal for attracting pollinators. As well as being beautiful...

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Start saving money today!

Start saving money today!

Sign up for our reward card in the shop today! Get 5% OFF your all your garden purchases. Receive invites to private event. Receive emails about new stock and special offers. *Discount does not apply to gift tokens*

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SPECIAL OFFERS!

SPECIAL OFFERS!

11cm Pot bedding plants. Ideal for Window boxes, Pots and Hanging baskets £2.99 each or 4 for £10 (includes Geraniums, Petunias, Verbena, Begonias and much more) Sweet peas £1.99 each or 3 pots for £5. Ideal for growing in pots for beautiful scented flowers through...

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Pillar Geraniums. Once they are gone they are gone!

Pillar Geraniums. Once they are gone they are gone!

Yes it is Geraniums season. Geraniums (Pelargoniums) are favored by most gardeners for window boxes, pots and hanging baskets as they are so easy to grow, bloom all summer and are tolerant of hot and dry summers. Pillar Geraniums are not often heard of or even seen in...

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Veg growing season is here!

Veg growing season is here!

We now have a vast selection of vegetable seedlings in stock and will get deliveries weekly for the next couple of months. Vegetable such as carrots, lettuces, Brassicas and beans all come in strips of at least ten seedlings and cost just £2.49 per strip. Tomatoes,...

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Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

Spring has sprung at the Secret Garden centre. As the days and nights warm up more and more plants are becoming available and spring flowers are now starting to bloom. Now is the perfect time to inject some colour into pots, window boxes and the border. Vegetable...

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Vegetables to start growing now!

Vegetables to start growing now!

Onion sets, Garlic, Shallots and seed Potatoes Onions Onions prefer a sunny, sheltered site in free draining soil. Plant onions sets (young onions)  10 - 12cm apart in rows 30cm apart. Gently push the sets into soft, well-worked soil so that the tip is just showing,...

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OUT with Christmas IN with plants!

OUT with Christmas IN with plants!

Christmas has been erased and now the shop has been transformed into a rain forest once again. We have a hugely varied range of houseplants to suit most locations of the home and bugets. Plants such as ferns, spider plants, snake plants and Zamioculcus are ideal for...

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