Essentials

We offer an interesting range of sundries to ensure that your chosen plants get off to the best possible start in your garden. Plant them properly with the right products, and they will reward you well for years to come!

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Briers Gloves All Rounder Large
Briers Gloves All Rounder Large
The perfect glove for the tougher jobs like rose pruning and digging. Warning: contains natural rubber latex, which may cause allergic reactions.
£5.95
Briers Gloves All Rounder XLarge
Briers Gloves All Rounder XLarge
The perfect glove for the tougher jobs like rose pruning and digging. Warning: contains natural rubber latex, which may cause allergic reactions.
£5.95

Briers Reinforced Rigger Large
Briers Reinforced Rigger Large
Great palm, wrist and finger protection for those really tough jobs. Back and cuff: 60% Cotton, 40% Polyester. Palm: 100% Leather.
£5.95
Bulrush Ericaceous Compost 20 litre
Bulrush Ericaceous Compost 20 litre
Bulrush Rhododendron compost is a peat-reduced professional product similar to the compost we grow our plants in. It is generally not available elsewhere and is much better than most ericaceous composts sold in garden centres, which is milled to pieces and has no structure. Bulrush contains a good fibrous peat mixed with 40% Forest Gold, a composted woodfibre to produce a quality 'open' compost which...
£3.50

Doff Natural Rooting Powder 75g
Doff Natural Rooting Powder 75g
Natural rooting powder containing a natural source of seaweed to dramatically increase the propagation of both edible and ornamental plants. 75g. Use on a variety of both indoor and outdoor cuttings, including new growth, brittle stems, woody stems, grafting, young plants, corms and bulbs. Also use for dipping plugs. For use all year round.
£2.95
Maxicrop Seaweed plus Iron
Maxicrop Seaweed plus Iron
Maxicrop Seaweed extract is a natural product with added sequestered iron for rapid correction of yellow leaves and iron deficiency. We like this product and use it on the nursery to green up our plants. Improvement can often be seen within days during the spring. Apply as directed as a liquid foliar feed.
from £4.95

Millais Nurseries Ericaceous Slow-Release Fertilizer
Millais Nurseries Ericaceous Slow-Release Fertilizer
Our own brand of top quality Slow-Release Fertilizer formulated and made to our unique recipe, and as used on our nursery. The analysis is 11-12-8+2.8MgO, and it is rich in iron and magnesium which is perfect for all our Ericaceous plants. We have used this successfully for several seasons now, and we're getting brilliant reports from our customers too. We use top quality professional fertilizers...
from £4.95
Miracle-Gro Magnesium Salts 1.5kg
Miracle-Gro Magnesium Salts 1.5kg
Miracle-Gro Magnesium Salts are fast acting granules that produce green, healthy leves and encourages abundant fruit and veg. Contains 50% more magnesium than epsom salts with a longer laster action. Works for several weeks. Prevents and corrects browning of conifers.
£4.95

Miracle-Gro Superphosphate
Miracle-Gro Superphosphate
18% Superphosphate to encourage healthy root growth and better plant establishment. Ideal to use in spring or at the time of planting, and to toughen up soft growth in the autumn. Read the label and apply once or twice during the growing season. Use at 50-75g per sq metre and work into the surface of the soil. The name phosphorus comes from the ancient Greek meaning 'light carrier' and this gives...
£4.95
Neudorff Mycorrhiza root enlarger - Ericaceous
Neudorff Mycorrhiza root enlarger - Ericaceous
NEW! Organic Mycorrhiza fungi to enlarge the roots of ericaceous plants such as rhododendrons, heathers and blueberries. Add to rootzone to increase root size by up to 150 times. Stronger roots makes a healthier plant. Regular mycorrhiza which benefits so many regular plants does not work with ericaceous plants. Now this new specific mycorrhiza has been developed in Germany and really does work...
£5.95

Neudorff Organic Rhododendron Azalea and Camellia Food with mycorrhiza
Neudorff Organic Rhododendron Azalea and Camellia Food with mycorrhiza
An exceptional NEW product! Up until now, there has not been a mycorrhizal fungi that has worked with Rhododendrons. This new organic fertilizer from Germany contains a specially developed mycorrhizal fungi which aids the rooting of Rhododendrons, Azaleas and Camellias. We were aware that this research was taking place more than 10 years ago, and the development programme has been long and extensive,...
£6.95
Neudorff Pyrol Bug & Larvae Killer
Neudorff Pyrol Bug & Larvae Killer
Ready to Use Pyrol Bug and Larvae Killer is a contact insecticide to be applied undiluted for use against pests on ornamental plants grown indoors and outside. Controls larval stages and adult bugs and provides partial contol of whitefly and spider mite eggs. Apply to control pests such as aphids, thrips, spider mtes, whitefly mealy bugs, scale insects, leaf-feeding beetles, caterpillars and flea...
£5.50

Roseclear fungicide/insecticide 200ml
Roseclear fungicide/insecticide 200ml
Dual action control of pests and bugs, and fungus control for use on roses and ornamental shrubs. We have used this to control leaf-hoppers and therefore to reduce bud-blast. Contains bifenthin and myclobutanil. Read the label and use as directed.
£9.95
SB Plant Invigorator Concentrate
SB Plant Invigorator Concentrate
Environmentally friendly Growth Stimulant and Pesticide. We think this is a new wonder product! It was developed by a large Guernsey Tomato grower and is an organic soap based product. It has a physical mode of action and controls a wide range of pest species including Whitefly, Spider Mite and Mealybug. It also helps to control mildew and other fungal problems.SB also contains Nitrogen and Iron Chelates...
from £7.50

Spear & Jackson Bypass Secateurs
Spear & Jackson Bypass Secateurs
High quality Razorsharp Medium Bypass Secateurs. For precision cutting of tender stems. Left or right handed with easy reach safety catch. 10 year manufacturer guarantee.
£15.95

Spear & Jackson Hand Fork
Spear & Jackson Hand Fork
A high quality Spear and Jackson 'Neverbend' 5' hand fork, made of carbon steel with a comfortable hardwood ash handle. A pleasure to use in your garden. 15 year guarantee.
£8.95
Spear & Jackson Trowel
Spear & Jackson Trowel
A high quality carbon steel 'Neverbend' 5' trowel with a comfortable and strong hardwood ash handle. This will be a pleasure to use in your garden. 15 year guarantee.
£8.95

Town and Country Premium Gauntlet Gloves
Town and Country Premium Gauntlet Gloves
These heavy duty 'manly' gauntlet gloves are made from hard-wearing leather with a tough leather palm for added protection. The extra long, reinforced safety cuff on these gloves fully protects wrists. Ideal for heavyweight gardening tasks. Sizes: Medium is 7-8, Large is 9-10
£11.95
Uncle Tom's Plant Tonic
Uncle Tom's Plant Tonic
Rhododendron gardeners now have the opportunity to benefit from the simple power of potassium phosphite, a nature-identical plant food. For several years, we have used potassium phosphite (as well as potassium phosphate) to green up our plants, promote flowering and toughen them up for the winter. It has been widely used by professional growers and the results have prompted recommendations from many...
£13.95

Vitax Copper Mixture
Vitax Copper Mixture
An inorganic micronutrient mixture containing 2.8% copper, 3.0% manganese and 2.1% zinc. Protects from trace element deficiences.
£4.75
Vitax Epsom Salts 1.25kg
Vitax Epsom Salts 1.25kg
A rapid cure for magnesium deficiency. Magnesium is needed to produce chlorophyll and nice green leaves. This helps to avoid yellowing between the leaf veins. Apply as directed as a base dressing or liquid feed.
£4.95

Vitax Yellow Sulphur 225g
Vitax Yellow Sulphur 225g
Plant nutrient and soil acidifier. For strong healthy growth of flowers, fruit, vines and vegetables. Sulpher helps promote strong healthy growth and prevents yellowing of leaves. Can also help neutralise the effects of hard water when plants are grown in tubs or planters.
£3.95