Welcome to Hilltop Nurseries, Garden Centre Nottingham
Family owned and run garden centre, nursery, Nottingham, established over 40 years ago by Mr & Mrs Heyhoe. Now managed by their daughter Lesley, it continues to be a plant centre where 60% of the plants sold are grown on the premises by people who are passionate about the plants they grow and sell, making it quite unique. At Hilltop Nurseries Nottingham you will find a large selection of shrubs, trees, herbaceous perennials, alpines, vegetable plants, bulbs, seeds, soft fruit bushes, bedding and basket plants, hanging baskets, pots, compost and a whole lot more, plus helpful enthusiastic staff and great value for money.
Jettison old seed packets
Have a good clear out and jettison any old packets of seed: most seed keeps well for about two years, but after that it starts to deteriorate and you'll get increasingly poor rates of germination. Keep an eye on the 'best before' dates on seed packets and buy in fresh seed to replace those which have expired.
Most gardens have a shady spot: a north-facing wall, perhaps, or under a tree, or in the shadow of a nearby building. Learn to love your shade: you'll find a world of new plants opens up, and you get a cool, pleasant nook to sit out of the heat of the day: perfect for enjoying an iced drink afte…Read more