The Secret Garden Blog

What’s in store and gardening news

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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Mothering Sunday is this weekend!

Mothering Sunday is this weekend!

We have lots of plants in stock which will make lovely gifts for mum this Sunday. Here are some plants to consider: Rose bushes from just £11.99 each, Cameliias in flower from just £12.99, Viola bowls, Peonies from £9.99, Alliums, Tulips, Dianthus, Pelargoniums,...

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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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Summer flowering bulbs are now in stock!

Summer flowering bulbs are now in stock!

Summer flowering bulbs and tubers are now in stock. We have a colourful selection of Dahlias, Canna lilies, Begonias, Gladioli, Calla lilies and more from just £3.25 per pack. Get them planted by spring either in the garden or in pots for summer long colour in the...

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Lets get seed sowing!

Lets get seed sowing!

Seed sowing season has begun so we now have a varied selection of seeds in stock and everything you need to get started. Fanchi seeds of Italy are our favorite brand of seeds. Great germination rates and delicious Italian varieties. 'We specialise in Italy from the...

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In stock and looking good

In stock and looking good

We have lots of festive bits in stock! We have a good choice of wreaths and mistletoe. Lots of Hyacinths in decorative pots which will scent the home beautifully as well as make a lovely gift. A large selection of Indoor pots and indoor plants. Christmas tree...

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Christmas trees NOW SOLD OUT

Christmas trees NOW SOLD OUT

Sorry all SOLD OUT!   Christmas is fast approaching and everyone at the garden centre is busy ensuring we have everything you need for a great Christmas. If your Child goes to Paxton primary school, look out for our Christmas leaflet in their book bag. Just like...

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Plants for the autumn

Plants for the autumn

Autumn has arrived at The Secret Garden Centre so you can now find plants such as autumn and winter flowering Pansies and Violas, Cyclamen and Calluna (Heather). Now is a great time to choose a Japanese maple to go in a pot or to plant in the border. They will soon be...

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