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,
and services, and you can find out about our
seasonal news and offers. We offer a great choice of
hedging plants, 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. We stock a good range of
composts, including the very popular Violet Farms brand of
peat; multipurpose compost; horse and vegetable composts;
bags of ericaceous compost and ornamental bark.
We are open seven days a week
and our 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 nurseries soon.
May Bank Holiday
Opening hours - We are open from 10-5pm on both the
Monday Bank Holidays this month. The Nursery is
fully stocked with herbaceous, fruit, alpines, shrubs,
trees and bedding plants ready to bring immediate colour
to your garden more>>
Summer bedding and basket plants
- We are now planting and taking orders for
summer flowering hanging baskets. We can plant
to specific colour schemes, refill existing
baskets or supply new baskets to provide colour
throughout the summer. We are also stocked
with many bedding plant favourites including
Begonias, Geraniums, Petunias, Surfinias,
Lobelia to bring colour throughout the summer to
borders and containers.
hedging plants - Brackendale is a garden
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 have mature evergreen shrubs
including varieties of Escallonia,
Viburnum, Eleagnus, Pittosporum and Photinia for
instant screening and impact in a border.
Rhododendrons - There is no better time to
select azaleas and rhododendrons than now. With
many varieties flowering during May, the Nursery is full
of colour and these lovely plants will be looking at
their very best. We stock dwarf, yakushimanum and
hybrid rhododendrons, together with scented 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
open from 10-5pm this May Bank Holiday Saturday
May in the Nursery:
Our plant display areas are full with new season shrubs,
trees and hedging plants. Many of the cherry trees are
in blossom and there are lots of different varieties of Acer, Betula,
Cotoneaster, Malus, Prunus, Sorbus and Salix available now.
As well as flowering ornamental trees, we also have a good selection of fruit trees
including: Apple, Cherry, Pear, Plum and Walnut
trees with dwarf, bush and standard forms available,
together with espalier apple trees, ensuring plenty
of choice to meet all requirements. This really is a great time to plant,
so if there's a project you're planning or if you'd like us
to help you make the most of your garden, do get in touch
and take advantage of one of our free garden planning
consultations. Visit us and take a look for yourself.
Read more about our seasonal
plants for spring>>