New Pet Care Dept
We are delighted to be able to welcome you back to the Poplar Restaurant on 4th July and are all set to open our doors at 8.30am on Saturday. Whether you fancy breakfast, lunch, cake or coffee… we can’t wait to welcome you! This Saturday the restaurant will be open from 8.30am until 4.30pm - please click here to view our usual opening hours. We are implementing a range of social distancing and safety measures to protect our customers and wonderful team. Please read the below before your visit – we respectfully ask all visitors to abide by the measures we are implementing when dining with us, and we thank you for your patience in advance:
Poplar Nurseries is temporarily closed in accordance with government guidelines, but we know our gardens are more important than ever and have created Poplar Delivers so we can bring a little bit of Poplar to you!
We are delighted that on Friday 8th May we are reopening (usual hours 8.30am-5.00pm) and will be here to support our community with fresh produce, store items and some garden essentials. Following agreement and confirmation from Colchester Borough Council, ongoing advice from The Horticultural Trades Association and implementation of stringent social distance and safety measures we are set to welcome you back. Your safety and that of your team are extremely important to us. Our store has been professionally cleaned and sanitized via the latest fogging system. We have conducted a full review of safety measures including including sanitising stations on the entrance and exit, the fitting of screens around sales areas, floor markings and signage requiring that a 2m social distance is maintained between both customer and staff. We have reviewed our safety measures and our maximum count in store remains the same, however we can now welcome more than two people per household.
See Our Range Of New Season Garden Furniture In Our Extensive Showroom. Over fifty sets of furniture and forty barbecues to choose from with professional help and advice. Available in store only. Not available to purchase online. Click here to visit our Outdoor Furniture page. Click here to visit our Barbecue & Accessories page.
Tuffen Hall Vineyard Tuesday 24th March 2020, 11am – 3pm. A modern, boutique vineyard in the heart of East Anglia producing elegant, award-winning wines of the highest standard. The Sweet Potato Spirit Company Saturday 4th April 2020, 11am – 3pm. Using methods passed down over the years and copper stills that could tell stories
Read all the latest news, event and gardening tips from Poplar including new Pet Care Dept, new season 2020 garden furniture and barbecues, plus much more …. Click here to read our February Newsletter.
The Kinder range includes Starter Plants, Seedlings, Plug Plants and Premium Plants. These top quality young plants are an excellent and economical way to buy all you summer colour for containers, baskets and the garden. Create a magnificent display, whatever your ability. Easy to handle and grow on. Click here to visit our Kinder Plug
Summer bulbs, corms and tubers will fill your garden with interest and colour for many years to come. They can be used to fill containers or garden borders. They take up very little space so you can squeeze a few into the fullest of borders. Click here to visit our summer flowering bulbs & tubers
Growing seed potatoes is really rewarding and simple to do. There is nothing quite like the delicious flavour of home grown spuds. There are many different varieties of seed potatoes available. These are normally categorised by harvest and sowing time, commonly known as early, second early, main crop, which in essence refers to the times
Due to the current outbreak of COVID-19, we have collectively made the decision to cancel the following adult courses: Spring Flowers in Soft Pastel (Wednesday 18th March). An Introduction to Tradition Leaded Light Stained Glass (Friday 27th March). Easter Felting (Friday 3rd April). Bob Ross Painting Class (Saturday 11th April). You will be
Sonya is our Houseplant Manager and a very keen gardener who loves getting out and about visiting gardens and places of interest. Read on to find out more about Sonya’s recent visit to Keukenhof in Holland to see the amazing tulip displays: An early start was required for an amazing day at Kekenhof. We pre-purchased
Sonya is our Houseplant Manager and a very keen gardener who loves getting out and about visiting gardens and places of interest. Read on to find out more about Sonya’s recent visit to Cornwall’s famous gardens. Cornwall’s Gardens In A Weekend Time for a short break, or maybe along weekend. Our trip started Friday when