The tearoom and visitor centre are now open 7 days a week.

Our mail order service continues as normal, lead times as of 14th September are as follows:

Orders containing seed only- dispatched within 5 working days

All other orders – dispatched within 21 working days

Please do contact us on 01949 860592 or if you have any questions.

If ordering items that have a date for delivery, your whole order maybe kept back so it can be sent together.

Shipping And Handling

All carriage charges include VAT at 20%.

United Kingdom (excluding Highlands and Islands – an additional charge may apply for these areas in which case we will contact you prior to sending your order to agree this) :

Royal Mail charges:
£4.99 on all orders

Courier Service charges:
£9.95 on all orders

The Courier Service is a normally 24hr service from time of dispatch not accounting for unseen circumstances i.e Weather and breakdowns,  it is not a guarantee that an order will be sent out to arrive before 4pm the day following an order – our normal turnaround times apply.

If you require your order on a particular day please detail this in the box within the Delivery Information area.
Our courier will leave the parcel in a particular place should you be out if you specify a safe place to leave in the box within the Delivery Information area.

Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Republic of Ireland, Luxembourg, Monaco and the Netherlands: £20.40 on all orders

Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain: £37.20 on all orders

Norway and Switzerland: £48.00 on all orders

Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Gibraltar, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Sweden and Turkey: £56.40 on all orders

Delivery Schedule

Every effort is made to dispatch your order as soon as possible on average within 3-4 working days but if you have not received your order within 7 working days (seed only) or 14 working days (all other orders) please contact us.

This assumes all of the items on you order are available now, if some of the items ordered indicate they will be delivered later in the product description then the following will apply:

If the items that are not available now will become available within the next 4 weeks, then your order will be held until this time and as many items as possible will be delivered at this stage. Any items that are for delivery later than this period will be delivered separately later.

Additionally please be aware of seasonal despatch dates for products:

Pond plants are normally sent between May and September (inclusive)
Autumn planting bulbs are normally sent between mid August and December (inclusive)
Spring planting bulbs are normally sent between January and April (inclusive)
Bareroot Hedging is normally sent between mid November and March (inclusive)