EASTER Weekend – Open normal hours Friday, Saturday and Monday. Closed Sunday. Wishing you all a Happy Easter!
Welcome to The Place for Plants
The Place for Plants is a family run specialist plant centre and garden. Based at East Bergholt which is set 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. The constantly changing plant displays are worth a visit in themselves.
In aid of National Garden Scheme 2-5pm... Read more
Talk: Climbers and Wall Shrubs
Tuesday 9th May 2017
Martin Gibbison will give a practical talk on planting, choosing and growing climbers and wall shrubs. There are some fantastic varieties and so many to choose from. Martin will give some tips and suggestions on […]... Read more
Talk: Roses - Choosing, planting and aftercare.
Tuesday 13th June 2017
Matthew Tanton Brown will give advice and tips on growing roses. Matthew will consider what to plant where, how to control diseases and the general care of roses. Tickets £15 (RHS Members […]... Read more