Wisteria Workshop A Great Success

Damp weather did not discourage a group of enthusiastic gardeners who spent an enjoyable Wednesday morning at Larch Cottage Nurseries learning how to prune winter vines and wisteria. The course began in the wonderful La Casa Verde Restaurant with a warming coffee, where head gardener Nichola explained how a consistent pruning regime is essential in […]

Looking for early colour in the garden?

Rhodendron 'Peter John Mezitt'

If you are looking for early colour in the garden then our huge collection of Rhododendrons would be a great place to start. Renowned for their stunning blooms and spectacular colour range, here at Larch Cottage we offer an impressive range from alpine species, through to larger shrubs and specialist woodland varieties. Alpine varieties, such […]

Time to Start Chitting!

Seed Potatoes

Chitting will give your potatoes a head start… While the cold weather persists and the ground is hardened by late winter frosts, it is too early to begin planting in the vegetable patch, but there are still lots of things that restless gardeners can do to get this year’s crop off to a flying start. […]

Gardening Jobs for January

December 2018

The start of a new year heralds the lengthening of days, the ideal time to begin planning for the growing season ahead. A little thought and preparation at this stage of the year can ensure fantastic displays in your borders and enviable success in the vegetable plot. If you are planning to reuse your plant […]

January & February Competition at Larch Cottage Nurseries

Lower Red Barn gifts panorama

WIN A £50 VOUCHER TO SPEND IN LOWER RED BARN. To enter our January/February competition simply EMAIL YOUR NAME & POSTCODE TO: marketing@larchcottage.co.uk Do let us know what you would like to buy from Lower Red Barn if you won! Good luck! (Larch Cottage is a small family run nursery, we value our visitors and […]