Have you tried our Compost Drive-Thru?

Our Compost Drive-Thru hours are currently reduced. Monday to Friday 10am – 3.30pm Saturday 8.30pm – 5pm Sunday 10am – 4pm   All large bags of compost and bark are available from our Compost Drive-Thru, with a smaller selection available in store. Small bags are available in store. You can buy your compost and bark… Read More »

What are we doing with unsold plants?

There has been much discussion in the news about what is happening to all the plants which are not being sold. Journalists and industry spokespeople have wondered whether garden centres can deliver plants, or donate them to needy groups – instead of throwing them away. We have had some enquiries and wanted to confirm our… Read More »

Our Garden Centres and Coffee Shops are now closed

UPDATE – Monday 23rd March Our Garden Centres and Coffee Shops are now closed (including the compost drive through). Due to the latest advice on social distancing we have taken the decision not to open.   To confirm to you all that the coffee shops at Tiptree and Sudbury will both be closed tomorrow, as… Read More »

Open your garden to inspire others, and to raise money for charity

Opening your garden for charity is a great opportunity to invite your local community into your garden, to share your passion for plants and inspire others to get growing. Not to mention the added bonus to raising money for charity. You don’t have to have a perfect garden to take part. Anyone who is willing… Read More »

David Domoney brings his passion for plants to Perrywood Tiptree

David Domoney, best known for co-presenting ITV1’s ‘Love Your Garden’ and for being resident gardener on ‘This Morning’, joined us recently to share his passion for plants and gardening, and some helpful tips and advice. In the morning he delivered a talk on “Gardening is the best medicine – how your garden can make you… Read More »

Growing Happiness, one step at a time

Our Communications & HR Director, Hannah Powell, shares some thoughts on improving well-being in the workplace. We currently have six people who are dyslexic getting one to one coaching, which is part-funded via the Access to Work scheme from the Department for Work and Pensions. It’s proving very useful, and there is nothing more rewarding… Read More »

David Domoney at Perrywood – Saturday 12th October

We are excited to announce that David Domoney is coming to Perrywood! Best known for co-presenting ITV1’s ‘Love Your Garden’ and for being resident gardener on ‘This Morning’, David has over 40 years horticultural experience with a vast collection of RHS medals to his name – including the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show Gold medal. Join… Read More »

Perrywood Tiptree celebrates after winning four regional awards!

We are celebrating at Perrywood Tiptree this week after winning the ‘Best Destination Garden Centre’ award  (for the third year running!) for the North Thames region at the regional Garden Centre Association (GCA) award meeting last night. To say that we are delighted is an understatement! The North Thames region covers East Anglia, London and… Read More »

Perrywood celebrates FIVE award wins at the National Garden Centre Association Conference!

The team at Perrywood Tiptree is celebrating incredible success following FIVE award wins at the National Garden Centre Association (GCA) Conference last week, the industry’s most prestigious event of the year for UK garden centres. Perrywood was named 3rd in the Garden Centre Association’s Top 100 League Table, making it one of only ten garden… Read More »