The Plant Centre is attractively located within the gardens and offers a good selection of hardy plants, many of which are grown at our own nursery.
Our Birdhouse Tearoom has just won the Gold award for the “Greatest Catering Team” in a uk garden centre seating under 150 seats.
The kitchen garden is a working garden where we grow herbs, salads and fruit for the Birdhouse Tearoom.
Evening Dining Menu Friday 18th July 2014: Starter: Goats Cheese & Baby Beetroot Salad with a Raspberry Vinegar Dressing, served with Homemade Bread. Main Course: Roast Loin of Pork with Crackling, and a fresh Apricot, Wholegrain Mustard & Cider Cream Sauce, served with Mashed Rooster Potatoes, Mixed Green Vegetables with lemon and Garlic, and Baby carrots [ Read More ]
RSPB Borders Pallet Garden Competition RSPB Borders is delighted to invite entries into their Pallet Garden Competition at Woodside Plant Centre, Ancrum from May 1-3rd (judging to be held on May 3rd) Any local organisation, Schools, Scouts, Guides, WRI, Allotment Associations etc. are invited to enter.The winning entry will win automatic entry into the Pallet [ Read More ]
Yes we are launching a series of competitions to find some exciting new recipes for our tearoom. But don’t worry, you don’t have to do any baking, all you need to do is book your place, turn up, eat cake and vote for your favourite recipe! Our first Bake-Off took place on Monday 4th November and [ Read More ]
In 2013 we launched our loyalty card scheme which has proved to be a big hit with customers and we have now issued over 2000 cards. Unlike most garden centres, our is a FREE scheme, all we ask for is your email address so that we can keep you up to date with news and offers. Simply [ Read More ]
Thursday 17th JanuaryOur first delivery of seed potatoes has arrived, and despite the media hype about increasing prices of potatoes, we have managed to keep our prices the same…….again!! This year most varieties also have a blight resistance rating for both leaves and tubers to help you to choose one that will be successful for [ Read More ]
Well, what a wet Monday it’s been. Today we had to fix the roof of the cafe storage shed as the felt had got badly damaged during the stormy weather last week. The rain came on heavily however and prevented us progressing with the garden developments we have planned. Now rescheduled for later in the [ Read More ]