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Here at Newquay Garden Centre, we want to keep you in the loop with all our latest news, developments, and top gardening tips. Check back with our blog regularly or follow us on social media to stay up to date.

Here’s a short video of Marc explaining how to grow bedding plants from seed:

Exciting things are coming to NGC!

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We have some expansion planned for the garden centre, with redevelopments coming to completion in April 2019. With all areas from the car park to the re...

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It’s a small animal thing!

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We know that our customers regard their pets not as animals, but as part of the family. We do, too. That’s how it should be. You’re pet parents, not ju...

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Get buzz around your garden

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Bees help your garden grow beautiful. Having bees buzzing around to act as pollinators not only bring life to your garden but also helps make flowers and o...

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7 Plants That Repel Insects

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  The warmer months are on their way, and what does that mean? Bugs! If you are not into using chemicals to repel bugs, read on for some great plan...

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Growing Potatoes

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Choosing Seed (Stage 1) Always use healthy classified seed potatoes! Classified Basic Seed Potatoes are the highest grade of seed potatoes available. C...

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Bring in the Butterflies

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Add a new dimension to your garden this July with nectar-rich plants which support butterflies, the Horticultural Trades Association’s (HTA) ‘Plant of ...

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December

Growing Calendar

Winter frost As we approach the shortest day of the year in December you will need work to keep you warm outside, such as digging and tree pruning. Check ...

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November

Growing Calendar

Winter is on its way Leaves are falling rapidly, and wind and rain are on the increase. Tender plants will need protecting from frost, gales and freezing ...

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October

Growing Calendar

The autumn chill sets in Although we had some warmer days over September, the autumn is now definitely here for real, and it feels colder. It's a beautifu...

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September

Growing Calendar

Late summer progresses into autumn September is generally a cooler, gustier month than August and the days are noticeably shorter. While there's not as mu...

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