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Eat Out to Help Out Starts Today

3rd August 2020

As part of the Government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme, you can receive 50% off food and non-alcoholic drinks... continue reading

Deadheading and Pruning in June

16th June 2020


Deadheading is a regular task throughout the growing season in all parts of the garden. With many plants - perennials,... continue reading

Message from TV Horticulturalist David Domoney

20th March 2020

Well-known TV presenter and Horticulturalist David Domoney has reached out with a message and video, about the importance of your garden and garden centres in the local community. continue reading

South Downs Colouring Competition Winners

25th February 2020

Lucy aged 6 from Burgess Hill has won the Wild Bird Colouring Competition at South Downs Nurseries continue reading

New Dream Team in the Kitchen at South Downs Nurseries

21st February 2020

The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant at South Downs Nurseries has a new ‘dream team’ in the kitchen, with the appointment of head chef Jon O’Dowd and recently-promoted sous chef Lee Copleston. continue reading

Charity Grotto Draw Winner Collects Prize

22nd January 2020

Charley Hooper from Brighton won our charity grotto prize draw in conjunction with The Budding Foundation. continue reading

Santa's Elf Hunt Winners at South Downs

10th January 2020

Emilly-Mai and her cousin Max won Santa's Elf Hunt at South Downs Nurseries. continue reading

Colouring Competition Winner at South Downs Nurseries

10th January 2020

4-year-old Nancy from Hurstpierpoint won the Christmas Colouring Competition at South Downs Nurseries. continue reading

Gardening Tips for January

2nd January 2020

For many of us January means cold days and even colder nights, not the most inspiring time to be taking up a spot of gardening. But as we reach the midpoint of winter this month, the days start getting longer which can mean only one thing: more growth in the garden. continue reading

Charity Grottos Raise £41,358

24th December 2019

Santa's Toy Factory at South Downs Nurseries in Hassocks and Santa's Enchanted Forest at Old Barn Garden Centre have raised a combined £41,358 for charity. continue reading