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PLANTS & SHRUBS

 

Here at Parkhall, we pride ourselves on the quality, value and variety of plants we have to offer. From rare shrubs and trees to our huge range of home-grown bedding, you're sure to find the perfect plants for your garden. Because our range is constantly changing, the best way to view what we have to offer is by visiting our centre.

 
HOME GROWN
SPECIMEN SHRUBS

Perfect for instant landscaping.

 We actively grow and produce a wide range of larger, more mature shrubs for those customers who desire a more instant effect.

 

Our specimens are grown on site rather than bought in, they represent amazing value for money. 

 

Our range is constantly changing to give you a fantastic choice of large evergreen & deciduous shrubs all year round, from common landscaping plants to our rare and unusual specimens, sure to spruce up any garden.

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Over 50,000 plants produced each year.

We grow 99% of all our bedding on site, with over 50,000 plants produced each year. This means we keep quality high, and prices low!

 

We provide a huge range of spring/summer bedding, basket & container plants, as well as

pre-made hanging baskets filled with masses of flower and colour right through to the autumn.  

 

Our basket plants are sold in 9/10.5cm pots from as little as £1.55 each, with 12-pack lobelia available for £1.95 a pack. Some of the varieties include geraniums, begonias, fuchsias, calibrachoas, verbenas, petunias, creeping jenny & more!

 

For mass displays and large borders we offer 6-pack bedding from £1.95 a pack. These include pansies, violas, petunias, dahlias, dianthus, coleus, marigolds, nicotianas, salvias and many more!

If you're looking for large showy bedding plants for containers, look no further than our range of 10.5cm/1ltr selection of dahlias, pelargoniums, trixis, alstromerias and begonias, perfect for bringing colour to those tired old pots.

 

We vary our range slightly every year to give our customers the very latest new varieties.

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HOME GROWN BEDDING
 
ALPHABETISED PLANT BEDS

Easily plan your new border.

We sell a wide range of fully container grown smaller shrubs in 1-3 litre pots. This is a great place to start planning your borders if you are new to gardening. All plants are fully labelled with bed cards explaining soil, aspect and temperature requirements. These include; 

Evergreen -

Shrubs that hold their leaf all year round, essential plants for winter interest in your garden. We stock over 50 different varieties throughout the year, from Aucubas to Viburnums, with many options for shade to full sun.

Deciduous -

Shrubs that shed their leaf in winter, but often boast the more showy flowers and fantastic autumn colour. Up to 40 different varieties on display including Buddleja, Hibiscus, Hydrangea, Wiegela and many more.

Perennials -

Classic cottage plants that die down to ground level over the winter, and re-shoot in spring. These plants offer a wide range of showy flowers to brighten up any garden. We stock a wide range of 1 and 3 litre perennials throughout the spring and into summer with specific plants available to order. 

Roses - 

We grow all our own 3 litre roses from bare-rooted stock, meaning we can offer fantastic value for money on our roses with nearly all varieties at only £7.50 a plant. We stock over 70 different types of rose with specific roses available to order in late autumn. 

Conifers -

Mainly evergreen shrubs, these plants come in a wide range of shapes and sizes, with some such as Italian Cypress, Juniper 'Blue Arrow' and Taxus standishii adding structure and height to your garden with their tall and narrow silhouettes. Others offer dense ground cover or can be used as ideal plants for patio containers such as Chamaecyparis 'Curly Tops' or Podcarpus 'Red Embers'.

Our range includes 2-3 litre plants as well as our larger 'grown on site' plants in 5-10 litre pots, representing great value for money for instant effect.

Climbers - 

These mostly vigorous plants are a great way to cover an ugly wall or fence quickly, with many varieties growing over 2m a year. Options include clematis, jasmine, honeysuckle, boston ivy and the ever-popular evergreen Trachleospermums to name but a few.

Grasses  -

We offer a wide variety of ornamental grasses that can offer anything from a delicate addition to a border or patio to an architectural statement piece. Our range includes a mixture of evergreens and perennials with the best range being available during the spring/summer months. 

Alpines - 

We sell a wide selection of alpines singly or in six packs, all fully hardy and perfect for any rockery or dry sunny border. Our range includes rockery alpines, sedums and sempervirens, and look fantastic when coupled with our decorative stones and boulders.

Hedging & Screening -

Plants are the perfect way to screen or divide your garden, whether it be blocking your view of a new housing estate or breaking up a lawn or pathway. We actively stock a wide range of hedging suitable shrubs and screening trees.

Other evergreen hedging can be ordered throughout the year, but the best availability is late summer into autumn. Deciduous hedging can be ordered from September for collection between December and January. Please see or services page for more information.

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HOUSEPLANTS

Brighten up your home

Houseplants are an increasingly popular way to brighten up any room in the house, and have been associated with bringing down stress levels, improving mood and filtering toxins from within the home. 

We our actively increasing our range of houseplants year on year, with a good variety of plants now available all year round . Our range includes calatheas, citrus, palms, weeping figs, rubber plants, dracenas and many more, with the range varying throughout the year.

 

Staff are available for advice and to help you choose the right plants for your home. 

 

From April to October we also stock a range of flytraps including sundew traps, pitcher plants and Venus Flytraps, as well as stocking a variety of succulents all year round, perfect for sunny window sills. 

Independent & Family Run

PROUD TO BE DIFFERENT

One of very few remaining independent and family run retail sites in Cambridgeshire, Parkhall Garden Centre is set in a rural location on the outskirts of Somersham. We pride ourselves on our extensive variety of plants & trees, our customer service & our open, relaxed atmosphere.