To celebrate one of the toughest winter-flowering and colourful plants, Stewarts Garden Centres in Dorset are holding a Primrose Festival between 18 and 24 February.
The 14 newly recruited elves at Stewarts Garden Centres at Christchurch and Broomhill in Dorset had their first opportunity to work with Santa in his wonderful winter wonderland on 24 November.
Stewarts Christchurch Garden Centre is celebrating receiving the Environmental Opportunities Award, presented by the Garden Centre Association.
In July, Paul Hilliam, the manager at Stewarts Christchurch Garden Centre, confirmed that he is now “all clear” after two major surgeries and embarking on an extensive course of radio and chemotherapy on head and neck cancer.
As one of the first garden centres in the UK, Stewarts Garden Centre in Christchurch has received numerous awards, but the most recent recognises it as being top for Environment and Community in the country.
For the fourth year in a row, children visiting the Stewarts Garden Centres at Christchurch and Broomhill in the run up to Easter, will be challenged to find six giant Easter eggs hidden within each centre.
Designed to impress visitors with its huge variety of plants and flowers, a Dorset garden centre has opened a new flower shop display within its Christchurch Centre.
Julia’s House to benefit from £20,711 fundraising appeal total
A tallest daffodil competition has been announced by Stewarts Garden Centre at Christchurch with judging to be held on Saturday 14 April at 3pm by members of the Christchurch and Highcliffe Marie Curie Fundraising Group to coincide with the charity’s annual Great Daffodil Appeal.
A tired Scout hut in Ferndown will look brighter this summer thanks to a donation of £100 worth of plants and gardening equipment from Stewarts Garden Centre following an appeal in the March issue of 4Dorset magazine.