Author: Sam

Your local family run garden centre and coffee shop

Fourum Close Harmony Quartet and light tea event – EVENT CANCELLED

With regret, this event is now cancelled Come along to this wonderful event and enjoy the repertoire of the Fourum close Harmony Quartet.Formed in 1998. the last 20 years they have toured the USA seven times covering four southern States. They have appeared on TVin the States and in the UK. Their repertoire includes musicfor…
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Competition winner

Here is Lynne enjoying the Afternoon tea for two which she won recently on one of our Facebook competitions. Enjoy your tea Lynne.

Loyalty Event

Free burger with every transaction (while stocks last)

Aerial Pictures

We had an opportunity this week to take some pics from above the garden centre. I bet some of you never realised how big we are nestled here in Scunthorpe.We remain a local, family-run garden centre offering you a trusted brand of services and goods.Why not pay us a visit and see for yourself.


We have our new range of Summerhouses available. Find them at the front of the shop in the gravel area.


Did you know we now sell greenhouses? We can supply and erect for you and if needed, build a base to stand it on. For more information message us,Call us on 01724 282148 Or pop down to Silica Lodge garden centre on Scotter road south where someone will be happy to help you.Demonstration models can be seen…
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Due to our Coffee shop becoming busier we are looking to hire a kitchen assistant/cook.Your duties will be to assist in our very busy kitchen preparing and serving traditional homemade food to our wonderful customers.This role will be on a rota over 7 days, no evening work and no split shifts.Hours of work and pay…
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Goodbye Linda

We were sad to see our Houseplant Supervisor Linda Creek retire at Christmas. Linda has worked for us since 2001. Linda started working at Silica planting up and creating hanging baskets before working her way up to supervisor in the houseplant section where she has remained a staple go-to person for lots of customers needing…
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Seed Potatoes

Our seed potatoes are now in stock, you can find them inside the entrance doors

DRACEANA “Dragon tree”

Having just taken delivery of a lovely selection  of draceanas I thought it a good time to refresh your memories on their upkeep.They make great candidates for the home or office and come  a wide variety of leaf shapes and colour. Draceana is the Greek word for female dragon and the “dragons blood” is said…
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