Coronavirus Update

WE ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

To all of our customers: Stay healthy, stay safe. This will prove a tough time for all of us. And yet, as one of you said in an e-mail to me recently, ‘we might need a bit of colour during these difficulties.’ With that in mind, here are my initial thoughts about delivery.

DELIVERIES:

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Logistically, we are not very well equipped to handle demand as I expect, nor is the website set-up for online shopping. We will not be able to deliver all requested orders. Nevertheless, here are the conditions, should you wish to order plants:

  • Please e-mail wattonnursery@gmail.com with specific orders. Please include your name, address, and phone number. It may take a while for us to reply, but rest assured we’ll get to you!
  • MINIMUM ORDER UPDATE: Due to overwhelming demand, we’re having to meet some deliveries via private courier. We ask that minimum order is in the region of £50. If you’ve already sent an order, we will of course honour it. We’ll do our very best to accommodate everyone. For ease, can I also ask that if you have neighbours who might like plants, please collate the order and send it to us on one e-mail? This way the order might more easily meet the minimum. Thanks for your understanding.
  • We will accept only card payments over the phone. We will leave deliveries at your doorstep or nearest safe place.
  • We cannot guarantee delivery times, although it will be between 10:00 and 16:00. We will advise you at least by the end of the week of the day we expect to deliver.
  • Please do not worry about missing out! We have grown plenty for the season. Even if we are not open until June/July, we will still have plants ready and available, including hanging baskets/planters/seasonal plants.

 

STOCKLIST:

*Growers all purpose Compost 80L £8.50

*Ericaceous compost: £8.50

*Bedding plants: all varieties £5/tray of 15, except pelagoniums (geraniums) 60p each.

*Nursery stock shrubs: £7 for 2ltr. £10 for 5ltr.

We have a huge range of seasonal plants this time of year. If you’re unsure what you may need, please e-mail me, leave your phone number and I’ll be sure to call ASAP to advise. We have a few hanging baskets and planters, although the vast majority will be for sale after 3 weeks (providing we are allowed to open).

In the meantime, we have a great range of early spring stock all available for delivery. Here are some SAMPLES: 

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Aubretia 2L- 3 for £10

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Lillies 2L- £6

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Argyranthemum (marguerite) 1L- £2.50

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Speciality dicentra 2L- £6.50

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Heuchera 1L- 3 for £10

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Cytisus racemosa– 2L, £6

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Surfinia (trailing petunia) 9cm- £1

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Hardy Fuchsia 1L- £2.50

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Spiral bay- £60. Buxus ball 30cm- £25

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Ceanothus 10L- £20 (various other sizes available)

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Clematis (35 varieties)- £7.50

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Coreopsis 1L- £2.50

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Nemesia 9cm- £1

2L perennials- 3 for £10

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Senecio angel wings/ pittosporum gold ball 2L- £8

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Lauropetalum:  10L specimen, £40

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Digitalis x Isoplexis (Digiplexis): 2L, £6.50

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Penstemon purple: 5L, £7.50

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Spiraea Arguta: 10L, £25

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Lilac: 7.5L, £15. 15L specimen 1/2 st. £50

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Golden Yucca: 10L specimen, £20

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Fatsia Spider’s web: 3L, £10

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Dianella: 15L specimen, £36

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Aucuba: 10L specimen, £35

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Edgeworthia: 3L, £20

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Palms, Chamaerops/Phoenix: £30/£40

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1/4 St. Roses: £25

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Osteospermum (hardy) white and pink: 10L specimen, £10

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Arum Lillies: £15, or 2 for £25

 

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Lupins (all colours): £3.50, or 3 for £10. (Same deal applies for a variety of 2ltr perennials.)

Basket Plants: £1 for 9cm pot. £1.75 for 11cm trailing geraniums. Full selection available. For basket kits, I can organise trays for colour schemes, certain varieties, or varietal mixes. 

Hedging: Large Laurel 20lt, 5′ £30. Smal Laurel, 3lt, 2′ £10. Red Robin, £30. Euonymus (many varieties) 2lt, 1′ £8. (Lots of availability for all)

Acers: All varieties, sizes. 3lt £15. 15lt £45. 50lt half standard £125. 70lt specimen £625.

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Skimmia Parbella: £30

fruit trees: all varieties. dwarf £15. Semi dwarf £25. (flowering cherries available: £45)

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Magnolia: £45. (3lt available £18)

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Roses: Many varieties, £7-£8.

Geraniums: 60p for 9cm. £2 for speciality 1ltr. All colours.

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Hebes: many varieties, £7.50.

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Gift bowls: £15/£20. Cacti: small £4.50. Large £12

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Dahlias, Lillies, Gladioli: 2.50, or 3 for £6. Many varieties.

Early spring planters, baskets: £15 – £20

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Hydrangea: standard colours £12. Speciality £18.

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Lavender: £3 for 1lt. (many varieties)

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Dianthus (pinks): large, £6.

 

 

Early Spring

NOTICE: WATTON NURSERY OPEN AS USUAL

The nursery is ready for the year, stocked, and looking great.

Plug plants and primulas will be here until the end of March.

In addition to this we have: Alpines, shrubs, climbers, hedging (some lovely new laurel and red robin bushes), a full stock of acers…

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Acer dissectum Iniba Shidare

And there’s plenty more to come. We already have small perennials, and our larger stock (Lupins/heucheras, etc) will form a perfect complement from April onwards.

For sheer variety, this might be my favourite time of year. A few notable specimens to look out for (and hurry, they’ll be popular, I imagine), are as follows:

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Nandina ‘Lemon and Lime’

 

Edgeworthia Chrysantha

And as I have promised a few of you, some smaller ones of these-

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Euonymus alatus.

We also have some standard wisteria and lilac which I’m very excited about, and will probably photograph and post when they’re in flower, if they last on the nursery that long that is!

Until then, happy gardening!