Welcome to The Barn

The Barn Garden Centre in Oundle is an independent, family run Garden Centre

found in the heart of the Nene Valley and now includes

The Boxwood Café

 

  *** THE BOXWOOD CAFE IS NOW FULLY RE-OPENED ***

We are taking part in the Government's 'Eat Out to Help Out' scheme.

Running on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays during August, offering 50% off your bill for food and non-alcoholic drinks (up to £10 per diner) 

No vouchers necessary, we will knock it off your bill on eligible days during August

 

 

 

Creating a dry garden

Think about creating a dry garden to help save on water, effort and still have a beautiful space, great for pollinators. It has become much more popular due to the current changing climate. This style of gardening helps to reduce the need for irrigation and can be useful for areas that do not have a good water supply, but where to start? This guide will help you on your way.

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Growing Dazzling Dahlias

It is really easy to start growing dazzling Dahlias. They’ve seen a huge big comeback over recent years, with many more people growing all kinds of varieties in the garden and on the allotment. The many types and colours mean there really is a Dahlia for everyone, and you can pick from various shapes, colours and sizes. Not to forget they are one of the most popular flowers on social media. 

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15 garden tips for August

August means holidays and lazy days soaking up the sunshine. Now’s the time to relax in the garden and enjoy the results of all your hard work. And to keep your garden looking great all summer, read our top gardening tips for August.

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Houseplant of the month: Cacti

If you’re looking for hard-to-kill houseplants, a cactus is just what you need. This huge group of plants comes in all shapes and sizes, from tiny furry specimens to prickly giants, so there’s one to suit every taste. And they’re very easy to grow - just follow our simple guide.

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