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Averys Garden Centre Blog

New Seasons Roses

October 28th, 2016

  Just arrived  are  our new season roses which are being potted up by George into 4lt pots with added long lasting fertilizer. George is one tough lady as she spurns the use of gloves to sort out this thorny job.

New Season Roses

October 23rd, 2015

This week we had our roses delivered which come bare rooted,  which we then  pot up ready for sale. Before they can be potted into 4lt pots the tops  have to be pruned hard and the roots trimmed, to stimulate growth. They are then potted into compost to which is added a long lasting fertilizer, so the […]

Under Jasper’s watchful eye!

November 13th, 2013

At Avery’s we are more than just a garden centre, we are also growers and love nothing more at this time of the year than receiving our new stock of bare root roses, ready for us to pot up and so that the roots can establish over the winter and support strong vigorous growth in […]

Deadheading Roses

July 16th, 2013

As the summer progresses and the flowers on the rose`s fade away ,we at Avery`s Plant Centre remove the old flower blooms (Dead Heading),with a pair of sharp secatoures ,to encourage the roses to repeat flowering throughout the summer.