Welcome to Iron Acton Garden Centre
Welcome to Iron Acton Garden Centre, a family owned and run independent garden centre. Come and see us for a great selection of seasonal plants, gardening products, gifts and furniture, as well as trained and friendly staff who are always on hand to help. We hope to see you soon.
Planting a veg garden really kicks off the year. By the end of March you'll have bought new potatoes and onion sets from our South Gloucestershire garden centre and tucked them into their new homes, and with a bit of luck you'll be getting out those seed packets you chose from our extensi…Read more
Plant of the Week: Roses
‘A rose by any other name would smell as sweet’, said the Bard, and whatever name they go by roses undeniably take the prize for the most delicious scent in the garden. Perfume adds yet another dimension to a flower already blessed with perfect petals in a kaleidoscope of romantic colours.
Since it’s prime rose-planting time right now you’ve got the perfect excuse to add to your collection. From palest pink climber ‘Madame Alfred Carriere’ to swoon-inducing Bourbon rose ‘Madame Isaac Pereire’, there are dozens of roses which major on scent – so fill your garden with sweet, spicy perfume this summer!
BOTH FOR £8.99
- Install raised beds 24 February 2017
- Prune summer flowering clematis now 22 February 2017
- The Royal Horticultural Society needs your help 20 February 2017
- Over 80 gardens around the country are opening for the National Gardens Scheme Snowdrop Festival 17 February 2017
- The nation’s favourite summer bedding plants have been named 15 February 2017
Keep mahonias looking gorgeous
Mahonias are great for year-round interest: they make fabulous winter-flowering evergreen shrubs, and have gorgeous warm autumn colours to boot. But left to their own devices they grow big and leggy, so about now cut back the largest, woodiest stems to encourage lots of fresh new growth and keep the plant young and healthy.