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At the heart of the community for over 80 years, Almondsbury, Bristol's largest Independent Garden Centre are passionate about gardening. We offer planting advice, inspiration and guides on how you can care for your garden across all seasons. Have a read through of our latest content!

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Almondsbury Guide to Christmas Lighting

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As Christmas lighting experts, we know how much people love to decorate their homes at this time of year, but, also appreciate that there can be a bewildering array to choose from – so that’s why we’ve put together this guide – we hope that it helps you make your festivities that much brighter!

Ask The Experts: Landscaping tips

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Landscaping doesn’t have to be hard or expensive. There are plenty of smaller and easier ways to transform your garden into the ideal space. In today’s blog, here are five ways you can start designing your garden with ease.

Ask Almondsbury: Slugs, Bugs, and Pests.

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Slugs are the thorn in the side of every gardener. But it isn’t just slugs munching your plants. Aphids, ants and other pesky insects are never too far away either. This begs the question; how do you keep pests at bay without using harmful chemicals?

Advice

Planting spring bulbs

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The nights may be drawing in, but now is the time to put SPRING into your step and start planting your bulbs in readiness for a beautiful show of Springtime blooms.  Between now and November is the perfect time to bed in the bulbs.

Creating a herb garden.

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Herbs are the wonderful ingredient that really makes our food sing. Not only this, they have fantastic medicinal properties and they’re great for wildlife too.

Creating a wildlife friendly garden.

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How do you create the perfect wildlife garden to not only bring life into your outdoor spaces but also help save declining numbers?

Inspiration

Our weekend events

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At Almondsbury Garden Centre we have a number of exciting weekend events to tickle your taste buds, inspire your creative juices or simply give you some great Christmas gift ideas!

Summer Outdoor Furniture Advice

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Summer here and us garden lovers are spending a lot of time outside! Our dedicated outdoor furniture area, situated just up from the basket and bedding plants and a short walk from the main shop, houses some beautiful designs.

Garden Furniture - Just in time for Summer!

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Whether you’ve taken on a new garden this year, or you’re looking to spruce up your tired outdoor spaces, at Almondsbury, we have a wide selection of garden furniture to give you the vision you want. Our garden furniture selection, located just up from the plants section, boasts some beautiful features that would make perfect additions to your outdoor areas.