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Poplar Nurseries

A family-run Garden Centre in Essex

Welcome to Poplar Nurseries,

a leading independent garden centre in Essex

, well-renowned for our wide range of plants and excellent customer service. You can find our extensive garden centre in Marks Tey, just minutes from Colchester, where we stock an extensive range of plants, garden care accessories, gifts, seasonal produce and much more. All of our friendly plants team have excellent horticultural knowledge, which enables them to deal with any plant enquires and give specialist garden advice.

Enjoy a meal in our beautiful restaurant serving home-cooked specials or let your little ones explore our latest workshops and take a ride on our Poplar Miniature Railway. Discover fresh produce in our delectable farm shop and delicatessen. Browse our on-site concessions, making Poplar a one-stop shop for garden machinery, garden buildings, conservatories and even a haircut.

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Come and join our Gardening Club

We meet on a monthly basis in the restaurant at Poplar Nurseries and have a guest speaker at each meeting.
We also have 4 or 5 one day trips as well as a 5 day holiday each year for visiting various gardens.

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