Welcome to Chepstow Garden Centre

Welcome to Chepstow Garden Centre, a family owned and run independent garden centre. Come and see us for a great selection of seasonal plants, gardening products, gifts and furniture, as well as trained and friendly staff who are always on hand to help. Visit our Farmshop for the freshest local produce or call into our restaurant for a relaxing coffee and a bite to eat.  We hope to see you soon.

New Restaurant NOW OPEN!

Our new garden restaurant is now open so please do call in on your next visit. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Our club

Restaurant

Farmshop

Gardener's Club Voucher Offers for July

 

NEW! Garden Workshops Running at Chepstow

Would you like to learn basic horticultural skills and techniques, learn how to classify and identify plants, learn how to establish and maintain garden borders. Whether you want to learn for the first time or to improve the skills you already have or even learning the basics of managing your own business.

 

Rob Hodge Horticulture will offer professional and practical horticultural knowledge to anybody who wants to improve their existing skill sets. Read more...

 

Outdoor Living 2014

A new brochure with new offers.

This brochure is valid from 28 Feb 2014 until 31 Dec 2014.

Allotment Sue

Allotment Sue brings you regular updates on her journey to self-sufficiency.  Share her experiences as she tackles the ups and downs of growing her own fruit, veg, flowers and herbs as well as coping with the challenges of erratic weather, invasive weeds and peckish birds!

Read Latest Blog - Monday 14th July

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Giant pumpkins

The record for the biggest pumpkin in the world is a holy grail for giant vegetable growers: these days you need a forklift truck just to get your pumpkin to the showground for weighing.

Most of us can't manage pumpkins quite that big, but it's fun to see how big a monster you can manag…

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Top up mulch

Keep a thick mulch of compost or well-rotted manure topped up around your plants, both outside and in the greenhouse. Mulch after watering, so there's already moisture in the soil; and don't pile it against stems or you risk them rotting. A nice thick mulch saves work, reducing weeding to an occasional chore, and your plants will revel in the moist conditions underneath.

Fiskars Splitting Axe X17

Fiskars X17 axe is a medium sized axe for splitting medium size logs. As such it is hig…

Valid until 31 July 2014
From £ 59.99
£ 49.99
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Plant of the Week: Ornamental grasses

Plant of the Week: Ornamental grasses

Graceful, elegant and imposing in the garden, grasses are a must-have in the garden. They're the perfect setting for other perennials, then from late summer send up spectacular plumes which add a magical touch to the winter garden when rimed with frost.

They're very low-maintenance, too. Evergreen grasses just need a comb through with your fingers in spring to remove dead thatch: these include Stipa gigantea with graceful oat-like flowerheads and Anemanthele lessoniana which turns orange, yellow and red in autumn. At the same time, prune deciduous types like tall, airy Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' and Deschampsia cespitosa to the ground to give new shoots room to grow.