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Jasper would like to…

December 23rd, 2016

Just a quick post to wish all of our friends A Happy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year Jasper adds Why does he make me do this stuff? Woof.

Another 300 have just arrived!

December 3rd, 2016

Another 300 freshly cut Christmas trees from the Quantock Hills have just arrived. You will be pleased to see Jasper, the nursery hound, was supervising everyone.  

Potted Christmas Trees

November 17th, 2016

Lifting Christmas trees

November 6th, 2016

  At this time of year we dig up a selection of 4ft Christmas trees and pot them into Red pots ready for decorating at Christmas. After Christmas, for  ever  tree  that was dug up one is replanted, and so the cycle go’s on providing cover and food for a wide range of critters from […]

Inspecting Christmas trees

September 28th, 2016

This time of year we take a trip to the Quantock hills to inspect the Christmas tree plantations of Farmer John before placing an order in good time for Christmas deliveries.As can be seen,they are excellent trees,grown on top of the Quantocks,overlooking the Bristol Channel and across to Wales. Whilst there examining the Christmas trees,one […]

Days to Christmas

July 18th, 2016

Hottest day of the year so far.The sun is shinning and all`s right with the world apart from having to keep watering, so I thought you might want to know that there is only 159 days to Christmas and that the Christmas trees Jasper tells me,after he inspected them, are looking really good this year. […]

Selling Christmas trees

December 6th, 2015

Some years ago I thought that real Christmas tees could  be supplanted by fake ones in the home at Christmas. How wrong I was. This picture was taken just after 10.30 this morning and already mums and Dads are out with the kids choosing their special tree. The excitement in the children is palpable and they […]

Christmas tree Gang

December 5th, 2015

It`s  that time of year again ” Christmas time” which means Christmas trees ,of which we have over a thousand to sell this year. To sell all these trees and help our customer’s  we have our willing band of Father  Christmas helpers. By the time Christmas day comes all they will want to do is sleep.

Bumper sales at Averys Garden Centre

December 15th, 2014

Who ever thought that traditional Christmas tree sales would vanish, under the onslaught of those plastic trees from china. This weekend was the busies that we have ever been  at Averys Garden Centre and it was all down to real Xmas trees. There were six of us doing nothing but selling and netting  Christmas trees. […]

Selling Christmas trees

December 7th, 2014

This weekend the Christmas tree sales have been in full swing as families choose their perfect tree. Picking the perfect tree is a serious thing and a lot of thought go`s into it. Because of this,  at Averys Garden Centre we always try to get the best shaped trees and the freshest. In the summer time […]