Wondering which nurseries are coming to Toby’s Garden Festival on 11 and 12 June? Lots of old favourites are planning a come-back along with some exciting new local additions from Devon.
Here’s a taster of who’s coming to the show:
Bean Place Nursery – wide range of hardy herbaceous, hardy ferns and grasses
British Academy of Floral Art – local international floristry school based just outside Exeter who are making a giant Flower Crown at the festival.
Easterhill Herbs & Willow – New for 2021, local family-run nursery based in Starcoss, growing willow, wildlife and culinary and medicinal herbs.
Gardens of Japan – specialist acer grower, plus hydrangea and orchids
Gardeners Delight Nursery – perennials, clematis and shrubs, including lots of new and unusual varieties, all grown in North Devon.
Jurassic Plant Nurseries – Unusual and hard-to-find fruits, rare woody ornamental trees and shrubs, edible ornamental trees, bonsai starters, autumn and winter-flowering plants, dwarf figs and pomegranites, Mediterranean patio shrubs
Kelnan Plants – restios, southern hemisphere plants and the more unusual.
Lilies & Chillies – Cornish grower of perennials and bulbs, some unusual and rare, and of course lilies and chillies!
Millwood Plants – unusual plants for woodland gardens and shady places, also cottage garden plants, alpines and old-fashioned roses
Piccolo Plants – New for 2021, succulent nursery based in Branscombe, all grown on site plus aeonium, echeveria, sedum, greenovia and more!
Pheasant Acre – beautiful bulbs, dahlia and agapanthus from award-winning Chelsea Flower Show favourite.
Plants for Small Gardens – dwarf hardy plants including alpine and rockery plants and a range of low-growing shrubs, all grown in Devon.
Pococks Roses – a beautiful range of potted roses.
Stretegate Camellias – local growers of around 500 varieties of camellia and 20 varieties of scented leaf pelargonium
Taw Valley Organics – New for 2021 – Formed in 2020, a North Devon nursery specialising in organic perennials and shrubs, with the nursery run on plastic free and sustainable principles,
Tortworth Plants – alpines and herbaceous perennials, including some rare and unusual varieties, plus those classic favourites
Tynings Climbers – award winning nursery selling a range of climbers to suit indoors and outdoors, also National Collection holder of passiflora.
Urban & Rural – unusual architectural plants, palms and herbaceous plants from Powderham’s in house plant nursery.
Whetman Plants – potted pinks bred in nearby Dawlish, including Garden Pinks, Cocktails, Scent First and Alpines.
Wild Thyme – a range of gorgeous scented roses, fragrant iris, unusual herbaceous perennials, scented shrubs and British wildflowers.
PLUS, we’ll have everything garden-related you need to make your garden glow, including garden furniture, art and sculpture, tools, paints and vintage gardenalia.