Visit our homepage
About Us
Latest News
Place for Plants Events
Our Plant Catalogue
Plant of the moment
Garden and Arboretum
Nursery Page
Mail Order
Our Services
Contact Us and Useful Links


The Place for Plants is a family run specialist plant centre and garden, based at East Bergholt, in the beautiful Stour valley on the Suffolk-Essex border.  The plant centre is open throughout the year and the garden and arboretum are open from March to September.

The garden and arboretum, often referred to as a Cornish garden in Suffolk, cover 20 acres with many unusual trees and shrubs, spring bulbs, topiary and a series of ponds.  The Plant centre, in the spectacular Victorian walled garden, offers a huge range of plants for sale, while the constantly changing plant displays are worth a visit in themselves.

Thursday 11 September – 10.30am – Garden Tour with Rupert looking at Autumn Fruits and Colour
Tickets £10, to include Tea/coffee on arrival from 10am.