Small, specialist plant nurseries and independent garden centres in Kent. Many of them are open by appointment only, attend local plant fairs or do talks or demonstrations. Plants that you won’t find in the supermarket!
Succulent plants, mostly half-hardy, singly or in displays. Ashford.
Also available from their Etsy Shop.
Cottage garden perennials, pinks shrubs and climber, trees, herbs, fruit and vegetable plants, bedding and container plants, hanging baskets (made to order). Paddock Wood.
Holder of two National Plant Collections – Rosmarinus and Lavandula. 10% discount on a minimum spend of £10 given to members of Plant Heritage. Hadlow.
Hardy and half-hardy perennials. Salvias, including shrubby Mexican species and hybrids. 10% discount on a minimum spend of £20 given to members of Plant Heritage. Sevenoaks.
3,000 varieties. Trees, shrubs & perennials for chalk and coastal soils. 5% discount to Plant Heritage members. Margate.
Comprehensive range of culinary and useful plants. Ashford.
Irises, including bearded, Siberian, ensata and other species. Marden.
Open 08.00 -16.00 Thursday & Friday, 09:00-12:00 Saturday. Other times by appointment only. Shrubs, trees and climbers, specialising in Betula, Fagus & Wisteria 10% discount on a minimum spend of £20 given to members of Plant Heritage. No website, Dingleden, Benenden, TN17 4JU. 01580 240463.
Rare and unusual shrubs, conifers & perennials. 10% discount on a minimum spend of £50 given to members of Plant Heritage. Bethersden.
Perennials for shade, including ferns; also Actaea, Rodgersia, Sanguisorba & Thalictrum. Sevenoaks.
Temperate to tropical plants especially Australian, South African and Chilean. Wadhurst.
Alpines, dwarf conifers, bonsai. Good selection of unusual shrubs, perennials and other hardy plants. Deal.
Wide range of plants with an extensive selection of shrubs and herbaceous perennials. Maidstone.
Shrubs, perennials, climbers & herbs. Three year hardy plant guarantee. Canterbury.
Trees, shrubs, climbers, hedging, herbaceous, grasses, topiary & architectural plants for instant planting. Gravesend.
Herbaceous perennials, shrubs, clematis. Maidstone.