Project Description

Greenfingers Garden Centre in Devon

Greenfingers Garden Centre

Independent and family-run business for over 40 years. We have a large range of plants and a lovely little cafe sat right next to a stream. The site has developed on the remnants of a 65 acre mixed farm.

Company Mission Statement

Greenfingers is about bringing you the best quality plants, shrubs and trees, combined with up to date and accurate horticulture information. With a deep love for all things plants, we find this not just our responsibility to our customers but the future generations of gardeners. Nestled along side a delightful little stream, the atmosphere is relaxed and calming, enabling you to shop at your leisure, and perfectly accenting our ethos.

Working greener

Almost complete ban of Glyphosate ban on site.
A 75% reduction in Fungicide use.
All green waste composted on site.
Biological controls for pest/diseases used on site.
Completely peat free compost used throughout the nursery.
Massive range of Organic and environmentally safe products.
Good range of peat free/Organic compost.
Switched to digital ordering systems, massively reducing use of printer ink and paper.
Large spaces left for wild flowers native Bees and pollinators.
Stream replanting and maintenance for wildlife.
30 year old wildlife pond, free from pumps filters and chemicals.

Achievements

The new fully recyclable and recycled industry standard pot started to roll out.

Organic seeds.

Peat fee nursery.

Our goals for 2020

Our target is:

  • All pots/trays to be recyclable and recycled
  • More organic seeds
  • More peat free composts

Our green products

Large selection of Neudorff Organic product.
Calcium-based, environmentally safe Grazers products.
Resolver and SBK Glyphosate free Products.
Empathy After plant bio stimulants
Range of Mycorrhizal fungi products.
Maxicrop Organic fertilisers.
Agralan Nematodes / bio controls.
Sylva grow Peat free composts, barks and organic Vegetable planter. (RHS endorsed/ approved by Soil association/ Royal warrant).
Recycled rubber slabs and edging (Garden Central)
SlugGone wool pellets.
Bamboo/rice pots, coco pellets and fibre pots.
Slug and pest traps.

Products

A lovely garden centre with landscaped grounds, and a café situated by a stream.

Contact

Greenfingers Garden Centre in Exmouth

01395274632

www.greenfingers-gardencentre.co.uk

Pound Lane,
Exmouth,
Devon,
EX8 3LE

Streamside Cafe serves from 9.15am every day. Sat right next to the stream, with a large decking area, and with a range of homemade baked goods and delicious Italian coffee, its a perfect place to sip you frothy Cappuccino.