Category: Garden Centre News

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When choosing a houseplant an ivy may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but these underestimated plants are not just for the garden, they have their uses indoors as well.   Ivies have come a long way in terms of  variety since our Victorian ancestors grew the plain green-leaved forms in their parlours…
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Neudorff Nematodes

Neudorff have released a Nematode that you do not need to refrigerate. These nematodes have a six month shelf life and are prefect to treat a number of little pests in your garden. See below what 3 products we are stocking at Silica Lodge. Be quick as we expect these to sell out fast. We…
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Cherry Trees

Well, the madness of this Spring weather continues and as I write this on a cold and VERY wet Easter Monday I reflect on the fact that early Easter often tends to be disappointing weather wise!                                             I remember moving to a new house once during an early Easter and having discovered my chimney to be…
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Summer Opening Hours

From the 2nd April 2018, Our Opening Times will be changing to the following:- Garden Centre Opening Times, Monday to Saturday – 8.30am to 5.30pm. Sunday – 10.00am to 4.00pm. Four Season Coffee Shop, Monday to Saturday – 9.00am to 5.00pm. Sunday – 10.00am to 4.00pm.

Real Trees Coming Soon

Its coming to that time of the year and its time to start thinking about putting up your Christmas Decoration so Don’t forget we stock Real Xmas Trees here at Silica Lodge Garden Centre. Most of the trees will be in stock the 24th November, but don’t worry if your one of the late ones,…
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New Opening Hours

      Please be advised our Opening Hours have now changed; Monday to Saturday – 9:00am to 5:00pm Sunday – 10:00am to 4:00pm

Spring Open Evening – 15% DISCOUNT

We are delighted to announce our Spring Open Evening will be held on Thursday 13th April 3pm – 8pm. A FREE BBQ (even if it rains!) will be offered for all loyalty members and served from 5pm onwards. Across the store we will have many ‘better than 15% discount offers’ which proved extremely popular last…
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An Afternoon of Music and Afternoon Tea

Join us in the Four Seasons Coffee Shop for an afternoon of live Piano Music (a mix of classical and modern) served with our delicious Afternoon Tea. This is a ticket only event, tickets are £15 each and can be purchased in the Coffee Shop. Tuesday 11th April 3:30pm – 5pm

Halloween Spooktacular Scunthorpe 2016

Silica Lodge welcomes all scary creatures, mums, dads, boys, girls, witches, wizards ghosts & ghouls to our brand new Halloween spooktacular party night, jump aboard our Halloween train ride where you’ll see all types of scary creatures, if you survive the ride it’s then onto our pumpkin hunt around the centre, before heading to the…
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