County booklet supporters

There are many local businesses that choose to support the National Garden Scheme in our county booklets.  They offer a range of services from plants to pubs, tourist attractions to tea shops. Take a look at the range of businesses that support us. You may find a hidden gem in your area …

Bow Garden & Aquatic Centre

Bow Garden & Aquatic Centre

Bow Garden & Aquatic Centre has a wide range of plants, gardening items & all things aquatic. Their friendly, expert team offer advise on anything related to gardening or fish keeping. Set on a beautiful site in the lovely village of Bow, Bow is full of garden inspiration. As well as wonderful plants, they have lots of great garden equipment, furniture and garden buildings as well as an extensive giftware section, and all you need for pets.

Bow also have a large aquatics department, supplying everything needed for keeping Tropical, Marine, Cold Water and Pond fish, as well as stunning Koi.

Visit their lovely Waterside Café while you’re there, enjoy delicious homemade food and relax on the decking overlooking the giant Koi pond.

Bow is on the A3072 halfway between Crediton and Okehampton or just 30 minutes via the A30 from Exeter.

Plant World

Plant World

Plant World’s four acres of landscaped hilltop gardens representing each of the five continents has been called Devon’s ‘little outdoor Eden’ and has been featured on the BBC’s Gardeners’ World. It offers an outstanding collection of rare and exotic flowers, trees and shrubs from around the world, which can be bought in the adjacent rare plant nursery. The hilltop cafe and picnic areas offer outstanding panoramic views and we serve light lunches and cream teas, as well as tea and coffee.

 

 

Downside Nurseries

Downside Nurseries

Downside Nurseries is a traditional family-run retail, working nursery set in over 3 acres in Upper Westwood between Westwood Manor and the Peto Garden at Iford Manor. We’re open daily including weekends from 9-5; full directions of how to find us plus a virtual 360 tour are on our website.  Choose from:

  • Herbaceous Perennials
  • Shrubs, climbers and roses
  • Seasonal bedding
  • Ornamental trees
  • Fruit trees – standard, espalier and fan-trained
  • Hanging baskets
  • Topiary – box/yew balls
  • Vegetable, salad and herbs

“….. I think you offer a fantastic range of good quality stock at great value”

 

Otter Garden Centres

Otter Garden Centres

As one of the largest garden centres in England, Otter Garden Centres are proud to support the National Garden Scheme for Devon.  We produce the majority of the plants we sell in one of our production nurseries and offer the perfect day out for all gardening enthusiasts, with everything you will need for your garden, and more!  Branches in Ottery St. Mary, Plymouth, Torbay, Wincanton and Lymington.

Whitehall Garden Centre

Whitehall Garden Centre

Whitehall Garden Centres is an independent group of garden centres, located in the South West and operated by five generations of the Self family. With three garden centres located in Lacock near Chippenham, Whitchurch Bristol and Woodborough near Pewsey, Whitehall Garden Centres are focused on providing the ideal family day out.

What began as a simple passion for the outdoors and a desire to help the community of Lacock, has grown into Whitehall as we know it today, the top destination garden centres in the South West.