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Blooming May

I’m lucky that my office overlooks the glasshouse and every morning when I come in there’s something new to admire.  Different plants coming into flower, with beautiful colours, shapes and...

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Posted: 11 May 2018
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Something to Celebrate

Early April saw us celebrating 70 years of successful propagation on the Shallows site.  Having moved on from “PYO strawberries” in the 1950’s, tomato production, pig fattening (700 pigs on...

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Posted: 11 May 2018
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Let’s talk garden design!

February 10th saw the first of our Design Days in Mabel’s Café, offering a free drop-in clinic for advice and inspiration on anything to do with design or planting in...

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Posted: 6 March 2018
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Christmas wreath making workshop

In December, we were delighted to welcome Issy Crossman, a London based florist from The Flower Appreciation ...

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Posted: 11 February 2018
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Crafty Gardeners!

Why not pop along to Mabel's cafe this half term for some great activities for the kids?  

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Posted: 2 February 2018
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Achievements in 2017 and plans for 2018!

We are delighted to post our very first article on our blog! Over this year will be writing about the events we are hosting, any news and updates on Shallowmead Nurseries and Mabel’s...

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Posted: 16 January 2018
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