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Our Gardening Tips for September

3rd September 2019

The start of Autumn means big changes in the garden and is a great time to carry out lots of those little jobs we all love. 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

Good Gardening with Mark Curtis: September 2019

1st September 2019

This time of year, what is known as ‘prairie planting' comes into its own. A fine example is here in... continue reading

Now Recruiting Santa's Elves

31st August 2019

The Budding Foundation Charity are looking for volunteer elves to help run their charity Christmas experiences at South Downs Nurseries & NEW FOR 2019, Old Barn Garden Centre. Join our friendly family of elves and help make a difference to the lives of local children, who are supported by this wonderful charity. continue reading

Daphne's Charity Knits Coming to South Downs

30th August 2019

Local knitter Daphne Wheeler is holding a stall at South Downs Nurseries on the 2nd October, featuring her fun knitted... continue reading

Mayberry Steps In to Help Blooming Boundary Campaign

24th August 2019

Councillor Robert Nemeth popped into Mayberry Garden Centre with BBC Springwatch's Kate Bradbury this morning, and we donated £500 worth... continue reading

Good Gardening with Mark Curtis: August 2019

1st August 2019

The summer garden is a place of celebration, both with flowers and for get-togethers with friends and family. It maybe... continue reading

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