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South Downs Donate Plants to Allotment Charity Day

6th June 2019

South Downs Nurseries have donated some plants to the Parklands Allotments in Hassocks, who are taking part in this year's National Open Garden Scheme. continue reading

South Downs Children's Gardening Week Winner

6th June 2019

8-year-old Dylan from Hassocks is one of the winners from South Downs Nurseries' Gardening Quiz, which ran over half term in conjunction with National Children's Gardening Week. continue reading

Mayberry Raffle Raises £350 for StreetVet Brighton

29th May 2019

Wendy Plum won the StreetVet Brighton raffle at Mayberry Garden Centre, and received her chocolate hamper from Ruth and the pet team. continue reading

5 Ways to Help Children Fall In Love With Gardening

27th May 2019

Being a child is all about having fun, and what better way to make those lasting memories than whiling away long summer days in the great outdoors. Opening children up to the world of gardening can help instill a life-long healthy habit, teaching them to not only gain respect for nature but also to keep active and socialise with others. continue reading

Paradise Park Donate Plants to Harbour School

27th May 2019

Paradise Park have donated plants to Harbour School, Newhaven for their newly created wildlife pond area. continue reading

Paradise Park donate plants to Primary School

21st May 2019

Paradise Park Garden Centre donated some plants to Bonners Primary School in Maresfield. continue reading

Donation to St Paul's Catholic College

17th May 2019

Students at St Paul's Catholic College in Burgess Hill have a new timber building in their conservation area which will become the hub of their nature project, housing among other things, a monitoring station and screens to view their new wildlife cameras. continue reading

Donation to St Peter & St James Hospice

17th May 2019

South Downs Nurseries has donated 200 plants to St Peter & St James Hospice in Chailey for their plant stall on... continue reading

Our Top Gardening Tips for May

17th May 2019

If you’re lacking the motivation to go outside or stumped at where to begin, we have rather handily pulled together some of our top gardening jobs for May to get you started. From lawn care to sowing and bedding, it won’t be long before you’re falling back in love with your garden and maybe even enjoying the work that goes into making it a truly wonderful space. continue reading

Donation to Chanctonbury Playschool

16th May 2019

The Budding Foundation have already given more than £4,000 of the money they raised in our charity Santa's Grotto at South Downs Nurseries to support gardening projects in local schools. continue reading