In The Shop

Seed potatoes and veg plants

We are quite low now on seed potatoes but do have Charlotte and Cara in2kg nets.  We also have some Shetland Black and Mayan Rose left (sold loose).

We still have onion sets and shallots.

Veg plants are turning over very fast but we have some! You should find various tomato plants in the shop, plus outside various other veg plants and herbs.


Darlac loppers & shears

Having the right tool for the job can make the difference between a tiring struggle and an absolute pleasure. For joint or back pain sufferers it’s even more important.

We are passionate about bringing you a wonderful choice of tools, many of them award winning. Practicality, innovation, and fitness for YOUR purpose are paramount.

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Seeds & Bulbs

Loose tulip bulbs

Our main seed supplier is Kings Seeds for top-quality vegetable and flower seeds, organic veg seeds, Suffolk herbs and green manures. Their range of fragrant sweet peas is particularly sought-after. We also stock a select range from Franchi Seeds of Italy which complements the Kings range.

Wildflower seeds are available in many sizes and mixes, including Seedball tins which are fabulous as gifts. Seed potatoes arrive in January and include all the tastiest varieties we can get our hands on, including Charlotte and Pink Fir Apple. Find a current list, in season, at the top of this page.

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Skincare & pampering

Everything to help you relax and repair damage done by the elements ... from 99p gorgeous emery boards to serious skin nourishment.

We love the Farmers' range from local company Welsh Lavender. Their creams and scrubs are of exceptional quality and work equally well on male and female farmers - everyone else too.

Bestselling English Soap Company soaps come in delicious fragrances, and are perfect both to indulge yourself, or for a lovely little stand-alone gift, a Christmas stocking-filler, or to pop into your guest bathroom or holiday cottage.

Look out for select treats from The Somerset Toiletry Company - including customer favourite Verbena range, and some nice gifty box sets. Plus Agnes & Cat treats such as sope on a rope!

Seasonal decorating


At Christmas we're a winter wonderland. Scented pine cones fill the shop with a wonderful spicy-citrus aroma, and you'll find a huge range of decorations for your tree, plus wreaths, garlands, lights and tree stands, faux foliage and lit trees, pot-grown Christmas trees, candles, tree toppers, reindeer, jingle bells and all things sparkly.

We also stock Christmas cards in singles and charity packs, beautiful wrap, gift tags, coloured twine and raffia, wreath making and floristry supplies, single candles, ribbon by the metre or full reel, and of course gifts for everyone.

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Plant feeding & propagating

Natural fertiliser alpaca poo

The Plant Centre has a good range of plant feeds including Rootgrow, organic rose food, tomato feed and the ever-popular drip feeders for orchids, citrus, houseplants etc.

Local alpaca manure, which we use in our plant area, is a wonderful slow-release all round fertiliser – a little goes a long way. In a coffee-bean style bag it makes a great gift too. 

Electric propagators (Garland Fab 4), grow houses, trays, scoops, perlite, vermiculite, seeds, seed compost, greenhouse thermometers, fibre pots, plastic growpots, canes and sticks, plant labels, markers and pens, ties, cane toppers and other sundries are all stocked so you can get growing.

Hanging hearts


Natural confetti, hanging hearts/horseshoes, Mr & Mrs garlands, bunting, wedding arrow signs, love themed gifts, ‘bride essentials’ tin, photo albums, roses (silk or real Rosa ‘Wedding Day’), vases, orchids or white hydrangeas etc for table centrepieces, Exochorda ‘The Bride’ (a lovely shrub) ... cards ... gift wrap ... larger gifts ... happy days!

We may even, not more than once a year, be able to provide succulent logs and candle rings for a modern twist on wedding flowers. To enquire about this service, please use the contact form on the contact us page. Please, no bridezillas!

Natural pest control

We have selected a comprehensive anti-pest armoury - effective yet kind to wildlife, pets, children and soil.

It includes Slug Gone (wool pellets which form a natural barrier), copper slug/snail tape, organic Sluggo (kills them but doesn’t damage the soil) - part of the highly effective Neudorff range - and a selection of ‘Defenders’ natural products for repelling rabbits, deer, cats, dogs, squirrels, moles, birds and mice.

Clothing & bags

Shruti scarves

Gardening gloves & kneelers 

Whether you plan to handle seedlings in Spring, or tackle a bramble patch in Autumn, we have the gloves you need. A good range from Briers is supplemented by the RHS-endorsed Gold-Leaf gloves and gauntlets from local tannery Bradleys. You will also find multipacks at great prices, Burgon & Ball kneelos, kneepads and more.

Bags & scarves

From fold-up-small to almost-hold-all, via shoppers, satchels, gardening bags, wash-bags, coin purses and makeup bags, priced from £2.99 our selection is a great place to look for gifts for you, your friends & family. Brands include Shruti, Sass &Belle, Re-Uz, Parlane, Roger La Borde and Fallen Fruits.

Soft furnishings, mats, rugs & table linens

Freya the cat relaxing on a soft throw

Cushions for your living room, conservatory, garden room or summerhouse, water resistant cushions for outdoors, or fun cushions for a child’s or teenager’s room : we have them all. Plus cotton rugs and beautiful soft throws.

Co-ordinating outdoor dining cushions, tablecloths, place mats, napkins, oven gloves, tea towels and scatter cushions keep you nicely matched up.

We also now have a lovely range of rugs for the home, and eco-friendly washable Hugrugs as well as coir doormats.

Lighting, lanterns & candles

Votive holders

Lit trees and garlands, solar light strings in different lengths, solar post lights, solar hanging lights, lanterns, votive holders & garden candles to illuminate outdoor entertaining.

Plus: fragrant lantern jars, altar candles, basic tapered candles and tealights, a range of insect repelling citronella candles,  boxed gift candles, and candles for winter & Christmas.

Our candles come from the following lovely candle makers:
BaileysHarpers Candles, Lily-Flame, Gisela Graham, and Price's candles, plus wax melts by Agnes & Cat.

Craft, floristry & wreath making

Coloured raffia

Jute twines and raffia, in natural/many bright & beautiful colours open up numerous crafty possibilities, including of course gift wrapping and tying up plants.

We also stock a range of Oasis floristry supplies, wreath rings, tissue and crêpe paper, ribbon, and rolls of plain brown paper.

Wildlife gardening

The Plant Centre stocks a great range of bird tables, bird feeders, bird and hedgehog food, bird boxes and hedgehog homes.

We advise customers to include as many winter-flowering shrubs and plants in the garden as possible, to extend the season for bees to gather nectar, and to keep other insects about for birds to feed on.

Staff are always happy to discuss ideas for making your garden more attractive to wildlife, and we stock a good range of wildflower meadow seed.

Conservatory & indoor furniture

Tractor seats

Tractor seats (left - also available in blue, silver-grey and black) are a favourite here - they're height-adjustable and ideal for a breakfast bar. Surprisingly comfortable!

We also stock stylish faux-rattan conservatory loungers (£199 gets you two gorgeous chairs and a small glass-topped table) potting benches, étagères /plant stands and several other small but very useful items of furniture. Plus mirrors for indoors or out. 

Furniture, parasols and bases

Red parasol

Bistro sets, folding benches, outdoor table & chair sets, metal/wooden benches, faux-rattan conservatory loungers ... come and see our range this Spring! 

Plus: great deals on our traditional wooden-stemmed parasols and granite bases in three sizes

Houseplants, conservatory
& tender plants + indoor pots

Add colour to your life all year round with our ever-changing selection of tender plants.

There’s always something new: for a gift, your kitchen windowsill, a table centrepiece, a planter or hanging basket, to bring a tropical feel to your conservatory, spark a child’s interest in plants or even grow your own lemons.

Nothing complements your houseplant better than the perfect pot - especially if it's for a gift. Choose from a myriad of new ceramic designs, aged terracotta, stylish plastic, galvanised zinc, slate, hanging ... or treat yourself to beautiful Kew pots (below left). Also: orchid pots in clear or pot covers with holes or raised platforms to allow air flow for healthy roots.

Kew pots

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