Our garden centre nursery at
Three Legged Cross is packed with plants. On the
Dorset-Hampshire border, close to Verwood, Ringwood and
Wimborne, yet only a short drive from Bournemouth and Poole,
Brackendale is not just another garden centre but a
‘growing’ nursery in every sense, offering a fantastic range
of value for money plants that you will not find elsewhere.
we have included information about our range of
plants, trees and services,
and you can find out about our changing
seasonal news and offers.
We offer a great choice of
including field grown trees which are perfect for providing
instant hedges and immediate screening, and supply native
hedging, fruit and ornamental trees throughout the year.
friendly and experienced staff are always available to help.
We sell and redeem HTA National Garden Gift Vouchers/Tokens
and offer garden planning consultations and a delivery
service throughout the year.
We look forward to seeing you in the
trees - We offer a wide selection of Acer,
Betula, Cotoneaster, Malus, Prunus, Sorbus and
Salix in our display stands. As well as
flowering ornamental trees, we also have an
extensive choice of edible fruits for sale
including: Apple, Cherry, Damson, Gage, Pear,
Plum, Quince and Walnut trees with dwarf, bush
and standard forms available, together with
espalier apple and pear trees, ensuring plenty
of choice to meet all requirements.
hedging plants - Brackendale is a plant
centre of choice for many customers wanting to
buy hedging plants in Dorset, Hampshire and
Wiltshire. If you want to plant a hedge or
establish a boundary, we always have quantities
of evergreen hedging plants available.
Popular varieties including Laurel, Griselinia,
Thuja and Yew are offered in a choice of heights
and sizes, and if you would prefer a mixed
ornamental hedge we are always pleased to offer
advice and guidance, with varieties of
Escallonia, Viburnum, Elaeagnus, Pittosporum and
Photinia being a good choice for evergreen
hedging plants - We still have quantities of
bare-root native hedging plants available. If you want to
take advantage of cheap hedging, bare-root whips
are an ideal way to establish a hedge. We have
green beech, purple/copper beech,
hawthorn, blackthorn, hornbeam, holly, hazel,
maples and other varieties; in a range of
heights and sizes, and we are always pleased to
calculate quantities and recommend ideal variety
mixes for specific hedging requirements and
- If you need an Oak, Hornbeam, Pine - Pinus
Sylvestris, or other variety to fulfil a Tree
Preservation Order (TPO) replacement obligation,
select from our range of native container grown
Instant hedging -
If you're looking to achieve an instant hedge, block a
view, or increase privacy in your garden we have mature
evergreen shrubs available up to 2.5m high, and conifers
up to 4m high. Plants can be selected directly
from our Nursery field to ensure they best meet specific
Monday 19th March. Due to snow and ice throughout the
Nursery we will be closed today. If the forecast is
accurate, we will reopen at 9.30am tomorrow morning. We look
forward to seeing you then.
We are open
in the Nursery: We have bare-root fruit trees and root
balled conifers available and ready for planting
immediately. A selection of bush and espalier apple
trees are on display in the Nursery field, together with a
selection of other native trees including Beech and
Hornbeam. For instant hedging and screening purposes
we also have root-balled conifers and laurel plants.
These field grown plants offer great value over container
plants and are ready for planting now.
Visit us and take a look for yourself.
Read more about our seasonal
plants for winter>>