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STILL OPEN FOR BUSINESS!

Takes more than a pandemic to stop CGPS.   Things here on the nursery are pretty much unchanged other than a distict lack of staff, and orders. The pre-orders that were cancelled does mean we have a good range of brilliant looking ferns; including our Jurrrasic Gold. So what are you waiting for? There's an …

New Year and a new catalogue.

Hello all, As sure as night follows day, 2020 brings the new 2020 catalogue. Our 34th, and best. All the usual stuff and a nice page all about Dryopteris Jurassic Gold. What's not to like?   It's up in the Trade section of the site; if you want a look and don't have the password, …

Dryopteris Jurassic Gold at Chelsea

Just a quick post to let you know that our very own new fern, Dryopteris wallichiana Jurassic Gold, is being shown at Chelsea by Binny Plants  It won Best New Plant in the Nursery Stock section of the Four Oaks trade show last autumn and is an absolute cracker.     We named it Jurassic …

New Fern availability for Mid May on site now

We've got 30 plus varieties of Hardy Fern available at present, although Chelsea coverage should mean Fern sales go through the roof. They usually do; a bit of decent media coverage works wonders in garden centres.     When it comes to Nursery Stock the news isn't so good.   A combination of brilliant sales …

February Fern and Nursery Stock availability

There are new Fern and Nursery Stock lists in the trade section for February; but don't get too excited.   Along with pretty much every other grower in the UK at this time of year, there's not much on offer. A nice range of peat free Ferns, but when it comes to Shrubs etc, especially if …

New 2019 catalogue now available.

The new 2019 catalogue is finished and due back from the printers at the end of this week so all of you on the mailing list will get a hard copy sometime next week. If you can't wait, if I were you I know I couldn't, a pdf is up on the site, www.cgps.co.uk in the trade section. If …