Plants, flowers, shrubs and trees galore

You can buy the best selection of plants, shrubs, trees and flowers, interesting and unusual plants from our award-winning nurseries, including many Chelsea Gold Medal winners. All the nurseries are genuine growers dedicated to offering the highest quality plants. Here’s who’s signed up to join us in 2020 so far: 

Atlantic Botanic

A new Devon nursery selling an inspiring range of reasonably priced, high quality, well-grown plants for coastal gardens. Strong drying winds and poor sandy or stony soils often characterise coastal gardens, but luckily some of the loveliest plants from around world can thrive by the coast- and Atlantic Botanic will have them.

Avon Bulbs

Award winning Somerset nursery offering the highest quality rare and specialist spring bulbs. This well-known family business offers the highest quality rare and specialist spring bulbs. There are few bulbs this nursery does not supply. They will be selling a variety of bulbs, pot grown and in flower and bulbs ready to plant. They have been hugely popular with Powderham visitor sat previous festivals.

Floyds Climbers

A popular regular plant grower at the Powderham event from Calne in Wiltshire and run by Marcel Floyd who has been selling at shows for 15 years and has an excellent reputation for quality clematis and climbers with an outstanding selection of unusual and traditional varieties for sale.

Gardeners Delight Nursery

With a dream and a packet of seeds Hannah and Nick Wade started Gardeners Delight Nursery in 1991 on a five acre site in Barnstaple. They grow a wide range of trees, roses, shrubs, perennials, herbs, alpines and bedding plants. For this year’s show, the Gardeners Delight stand will be full of herbaceous perennials, many of which carry the RHS AGM award or are newer AVR varieties, along with a broad range of herbs and alpines. Growing is the Wade’s passion which they want to share with you.

Growers Organics

A welcome newcomer to the show. Growers Organics produce high quality organic vegetable, herb and flower plants and seeds from a nursery in South Devon. All the plants are raised by hand and the nursery is run on organic, environmental and ethical principles backed by 25 years gardening experience – 18 of which have been in nurseries.

Lilies and Chillies

Based in Aston, Derbyshire specialising in rare and quality lilies. The nursery also grows an outstanding selection of martagon lilies, perennial plants and bulbs, some unusual, some rare and some just traditional. Plants are grown and cared for in the nursery using high quality compost and the results are stunning. Started in 2008, the nursery was borne out of love of gardening, plants and propagation. Plants are grown and cared for in the nursery using high quality compost and the results are stunning.

Millwood Plants

A hardy herbaceous perennial plant nursery based in the heart of the Taw Valley. They specialise in unusual plants for woodland gardens and shady places, also cottage garden plants, alpines and old-fashioned roses.

Petrichor Bulbs

A wide variety of bulbs and bulbous plants in season


Exotic plants from around the world.

Plants for Small Gardens

Dwarf hardy plants suitable for today’s smaller gardens, including rockery and alpine plants and a range of slow-growing shrubs. Everything grown on their nursery in Devon.

Sunray Plants

Four-hundred plus varieties of sempervivum (house leek), restios, hardy garden size plants with interesting shapes and textures. 

Tortworth Plants

A popular ever present at
the Powderham festival, Tortworth Plants produce a range of alpines and herbaceous perennials, including some rare and unusual varieties, plus those classic favourites. They have a plant to suit any garden. All plants are grown on their nursery which is located in Gloucestershire.

Urban and Rural Plants

A nursery specialising in the unusual. Based at Matford near Exeter, the nursery is just a few years old but has a fantastic reputation for quality and range of stock. The nursery sells a wide variety of plants from large to small and tropical to English garden with all the plants having a top quality feel.

Wild Thyme

This is a mother and daughter team growing a wonderful selection of native British wildflowers, bee and butterfly friendly perennials and scented shrubs. They will be bringing along a high quality range of philadelphus, buddleias tree lupins and perennial sticks.

“We’d like to thank you for a wonderful day out. So many plants and such a lovely atmosphere. The back seat of the coach home looked like our own mini garden festival with everything we had bought”

Ann Davies, Portleven Gardening Club