Category: Uncategorized

Lucky Heathers!

By Helen, 19/09/2013 6:05 pm

Heathers for all year round interest are looking good at Cove Garden Nursery.  Autumn/Winter flowering varities are ideal for baskets and tubs, plant them with violas and pansies to create a bit of colour through the dark months and Spring flowering varities are perfect for early pollinators as the bees love them!  Choose from 9cm pots at £1.99 each, 3 for £5 or 7 for £10.  Larger 1 litre pots are £3.99 each or 3 for £10.

Heathers at Cove Garden Nursery

  • Share/Bookmark

Spring Bulbs For Autumn Planting

By Paul, 30/08/2012 1:41 pm

Spring Flowering Bulbs at Cove Garden Nursery

We have a selection of old favourites and unusual varieties of Spring Flowering Bulbs are now in stock. We have traditional garden variety Daffs and Crocus sold loose, as well as show stopping Tulips such as Paul Scherer ‘The Darkest Tulip’ and the unusual Tulip Ice Cream.

Tulip Paul Scherer

  • Share/Bookmark

Easter Sunday Craft Fair at Cove

By Helen, 20/03/2012 4:30 pm

We’ve had Mothers Day, clocks change this weekend, Spring is officially here and Easter is on its way! So a quick reminder of our Easter Sunday Craft Fair, last year was the perfect weekend, nice and warm so lets hope for the same again this year! If you would like a pitch get in touch via the email.

  • Share/Bookmark

Merry Christmas!!

By Paul, 24/12/2011 9:39 am

Merry Christmas from all at Cove Garden Nursery.  We are closed between Christmas Day and the New Year, re- opening on the 3rd of January 2012.  So we can now look forward to Spring 2012 when there is sure to be some interesting new additions to our ever expanding plant range. So watch this space and I’ll try to keep you all informed of what’s new at Cove Garden Nursery!

  • Share/Bookmark

Christmas at Cove

By Helen, 25/11/2011 8:01 pm

We have had computer glitches here but we are hopefully back on track with blogging so to let you know we had a delivery of pot grown Nordsman and Blue Spruce today in readiness for Christmas.  They are ideal for a small space at the moment but will reward you over the years with beautiful specimens.  Also another reminder that we are having a Festive Craft Market on Sunday 11th December 10 till 4, lots of beautiful hand made gifts and you can buy your Christmas Trees while you are here.  Joolz of Wicked Willows will be running Kids Crafts Workshops on the day and we will be serving warming mulled wine and mince pies.  Still some pitches left, get in touch if you fancy having a stall…

  • Share/Bookmark

Wicked Willow Workshops!

By Helen, 04/10/2011 4:48 pm

Anyone who has seen our dragon has gone missing and is interested in how a willow sculpture is created can come along to one of Joolzs’ workshops.  Here she is working with a couple this last weekend who  were lucky enough to book a workshop during our recent heatwave!   If you would like to have a go at making a small willow sculpture for your garden get in touch.

Making a Wire Frame

Student of Willow!

  • Share/Bookmark

Best in Show!

By Helen, 04/08/2011 10:28 am

We are thrilled to have been a part of the winning team again as not only did the Flower and Garden Marquee win Best Special Features (all due to the lovely ladies from the flower arranging clubs) but the Marquee won  Best in Show!  This down to the skill and creativity of all the clubs and businesses in interpreting the ‘Dig for Victory’ theme.  Special mentions to the Tiverton Gardening Club, The Mayflower in Tiverton and of course the Tiverton Flower Club (amongst  all the others who made the marquee look and smell heavenly!).  It was a particularly special ‘victory’ as Mary Tucker of the Flower Club who has been co-ordinating the marquee for years is stepping down as chief organiser.  We are really pleased that all her hard work has been rewarded, it won’t be the same without her!

Our Stand at Mid Devon Show

  • Share/Bookmark

Better Late Than Never

By Helen, 10/06/2011 9:56 pm

Yes its been ages since we blogged, we have been busy, we have had loads of bank holidays and a royal wedding to get through…but anyway here is what is looking pretty in the Cove Nursery at the mo:

We still have some bedding and basket plants to make your summer home perfect!

  • Share/Bookmark

RHS Rosemoor Art & Design Exhibition

By Helen, 08/04/2011 9:03 pm

Well it seems that we are having a bit of a heatwave here in Devon this weekend which is perfect for those who have just broken up for the Easter Holidays!  I am currently exhibiting at RHS Rosemoor which is absolutely stunning at the moment,  we are having the perfect spring and with the temperature today and going up for the weekend feeling a bit like early summer! 

The exhibition is a display of artists and crafters of  Devon Artist Network and is worth a look if you are at Rosemoor this weekend,  if you are after buying some original works then come along.

  • Share/Bookmark

Buy Baby Bunting!

By Helen, 19/02/2011 6:49 pm

This is some recently made glass bunting that would look  pretty just about anywhere!   I can make them any colour to match your decor and I think they would look really sweet in a little girls bedroom with some fairy lights!   I have added some beads to give them extra sparkle.  These retail at £20 and they can be made to any length. 

Handmade Glass Bunting

Blue Textured Glass

  • Share/Bookmark

Panorama Theme by Themocracy