Christmas Lunch In Steff’s Kitchen

Join us between Monday 29th November and Thursday 23rd December for a delicious Christmas lunch with all the trimmings and Christmas crackers.  All our delicious food is homecooked and we use vegetables from Patrick’s Patch. Choose traditional turkey or see our specials board for available meat and vegetarian options.  We have a range of starters…

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Allium ‘Lavender Bubbles’ 2nd Place at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

We were really pleased to have come 2nd place with Allium ‘Lavender Bubbles’ that was entered through Peter Seabrook by the Sun Newspaper.  Here is a snippet of a wonderful piece written by Val Bourne in the Daily Telegraph: Pipped at the post In second place was Allium ‘Lavender Bubbles’ (entered by The Sun newspaper)…

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Autumn Colour

There are many plants that give their best display in autumn when their flowers, berries or leaves are at their showiest. Skimmia-These neat evergreen shrubs earn their keep by giving year-round interest to shady borders, but they are also at home in containers. In autumn and winter they develop showy red or green buds which…

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Sunday Roasts

Come and enjoy a delicious Sunday roast in Steff’s Kitchen. Choose from beef, pork or a nut roast, all served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, seasonal vegetables from Patrick’s patch, cauliflower cheese and our own tasty homemade gravy. Children’s roasts for under 12’s are available as well. No need to book, just come along between…

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A big thank you to our retirees

We knew this day would come! We can’t thank you enough for all your hard work and commitment.  You have all been inspirational with your positive attitudes and sunny natures. You will all be missed by us all!   Sue Greaves Sue has worked with us for 32 years!  Our Plant Area Manager with so…

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Delicious Smoothies Available at Steff’s to go

Strawberry Split Straberry, banana and oat milk.   Avo go-go Mango, spinach, broccoli, avocado, coconut, ginger, lime and apple juice.   Served in a compostable cup & lid.  100 % fruit and vegetables.  Suitable for vegetarians, no artificial colours or flavours, wheat & gluten free.   Pop in to Steff’s to go and try one…

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Agapanthus Gall Midge

Agapanthus Gall Midge is becoming a more widespread pest that attacks the buds and flowers of Agapanthus. It was originally from South Africa and found in Surrey but is now being found throughout the UK and some parts on Europe. An understanding of its lifecycle may help with managing the severity of infection: – Adult…

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Maison Berger

Looking for a gift that ticks all the boxes?  Maison Berger are designed and manufactured in France.  This is their story: It all began with a good intention: that of Maurice Berger, pharmacy dispenser, who at the end of the 19th century wanted to purify the air in hospital rooms. An innovative process was born,…

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Sun Protection Accredited

We are pleased to be Sun Protection Accredited through the Melanoma Fund.  Their campaign ‘Watch Your back!’ is for gardeners and horticulturists to ensure that everyone in the industry is aware of the importance of sun protection in the fight against skin cancer. Our plant team, head gardener, volunteers and outside café team are working…

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