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South Downs Nurseries Win Argus Garden Centre of the Year

31st July 2019

We're thrilled to announce that South Downs Nurseries in Hassocks has won the Argus Garden Centre of the Year 2019! continue reading

Our Gardening Tips For August

30th July 2019

Whatever it is you were hoping to get from your garden this summer, there really is no reason why you the dream can’t become a reality. Of course whilst so many of us welcome a rise in temperatures to keep those tans in good health, our gardens can suffer if not given the love and attention they deserve throughout summer. So if, like many people across the country you are keen to get involved in gardening but not quite sure where to start, here are a few pointers to get you going. continue reading

Getting Your Garden Ready For BBQ Season

18th July 2019

Summer is the time for kicking back, relaxing and enjoying the nice weather with some of your nearest and dearest and where better to do this than in the comfort of your very own garden. So with summer in full swing and the smell of grilled food filling the air, now is the time to pull the BBQ out of its cosy garden building home and get your garden looking its very best. continue reading

South Downs Donate Plants to Local Bowling Club

10th July 2019

South Downs Nurseries donated some plants earlier in the season to Adastra Bowling Club at Adastra Park, Hassocks. They sent us some photos to let us know how their plants are doing. continue reading

Classical Guitarist Entertains Diners at South Downs Nurseries

5th July 2019

Diners in The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant enjoyed some easy listening music, including many popular tracks alongside their lunches and coffees continue reading

Could Wendy Houses Help Your Child’s Development?

25th June 2019

as the recent arrival of warmer weather got you thinking about how to keep the kids entertained this summer? For those of us lucky enough to have enjoyed growing up with a garden of some form to play in, it’s fairly likely that either you or a friend were the proud owner of some form of wendy house. These fantastic little outdoor buildings can be a hugely important part of outdoor play for children of all ages, working hard to build memories that really do last a lifetime. continue reading

Woodlands Meed Visit South Downs Nurseries

25th June 2019

A class of students from Woodlands Meed school in Burgess Hill paid a visit to South Downs Nurseries to learn about different job roles in a garden centre. continue reading

Our Top Gardening Tips for June

13th June 2019

From the promise of long leisurely bbqs and alfresco dinners with friends and loved ones, to finally getting round to trying your hand at crop growing, June is a fantastic time to utilise every last inch of your beloved outdoor spaces and even your garden buildings. continue reading

More Colouring Competition Winners at South Downs

11th June 2019

Brother/Sister duo Evie and Thomas (aged 6&8) from Brighton have been chosen as winners of the colouring competition run at South Downs Nurseries during National Children's Gardening Week. continue reading