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201, 2019

Decorate with plants

January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Plants|Comments Off on Decorate with plants

Decorate with plants Just by adding a few house plants to your home will make a real difference. They are a great way to naturally filter the air [...]

305, 2018

How to plant pots and containers

May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Gardening|Comments Off on How to plant pots and containers

Thanks to our friends over at for this great guide. A container garden can be great if you haven’t got much space for a full border in your [...]

809, 2017

Daffodils: How to grow

September 8th, 2017|Categories: Gardening, Plants|Comments Off on Daffodils: How to grow

Spring Flowering Bulbs Daffodils are classic spring flowering bulbs and add the first blooms of colour in your garden after a long, cold winter. The bulbs are relatively [...]

1905, 2017

The Cherry Tree

May 19th, 2017|Categories: Food|Comments Off on The Cherry Tree

Blake's Food Hall Proud to be working with The Cherry Tree. The Cherry Tree is a family-run fine food producer, based in the West Country. Since 1997 they have [...]

1805, 2017

Hanging Baskets

May 18th, 2017|Categories: Plants|Comments Off on Hanging Baskets

Hanging baskets can add colour and excitement to any garden no matter how big or small. Our plant experts at St Peters Garden Centre have created a simple guide [...]

411, 2016

Pershore Brewery

November 4th, 2016|Categories: Food|Comments Off on Pershore Brewery

Blake's Food Hall Proud to be supplying Pershore Brewery Ales. Head Brewer and Co-Owner Sean Barnett’s love of brewing started many years ago, whilst sampling ales at the local establishment. [...]

407, 2016

Plant of the week Salvia greggii Salmon Dance

July 4th, 2016|Categories: Gardening, Plants|Comments Off on Plant of the week Salvia greggii Salmon Dance

Salvia greggii ‘Salmon Dance’ A delightful, compact growing cottage perennial with salmon/pink flowers produced from June to the end of summer. Will grow to 30cm tall & 30cm wide [...]

2605, 2016

Sammy’s Birdbox

May 26th, 2016|Categories: Misc|Comments Off on Sammy’s Birdbox

Back in February we held a 'Decorate a Birdbox' event at the garden centre. One of our regular customers came in with her grandson 'Sammy'. Young Sammy decorated his birdbox [...]

2403, 2016

Snow Drops with St Richards Hospice

March 24th, 2016|Categories: Community|Comments Off on Snow Drops with St Richards Hospice

The children of Ombersley First School and Suckley School took their learning into the garden earlier this month when they planted snowdrops in the school gardens in support of St [...]

2403, 2016

Chat and Pat with the Guide Dogs

March 24th, 2016|Categories: Community|Comments Off on Chat and Pat with the Guide Dogs

Pat and Chat Session Wednesday the 17th February “On behalf of Guide Dogs, I would personally like to thank all the staff and customers of St Peters, for embracing our [...]

1703, 2016

Kids All Things Wild Club

March 17th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Kids All Things Wild Club

Thursday 31st March 11am children's wildlife activity morning! Please join the ecologist from Wildlife World for a morning of learning and activities. There will be a nature walk, identifying [...]

2001, 2016

Potatoes: How to grow

January 20th, 2016|Categories: Gardening|Comments Off on Potatoes: How to grow

Growing from seed potatoes is easy and really rewarding and there are many different varieties available. Seed potatoes are normally categorised by first earlies, second earlies, maincrop and salad [...]

2107, 2015

Commemorative Garden Opens

July 21st, 2015|Categories: Community, Events|Comments Off on Commemorative Garden Opens

St Peters Garden Centre in Worcester in partnership with the Norton Worcestershire Regiment Group opened a community garden commemorating soldiers from the Worcestershire Regiment on Thursday 16th July 2015. The [...]

207, 2015

30 year anniversary

July 2nd, 2015|Categories: Events|Comments Off on 30 year anniversary

This year is a milestone in the life of St Peters Garden Centre. This family owned business has been trading for 30 years. Starting life as a small nursery providing [...]

2605, 2015

St Peters New Restaurant

May 26th, 2015|Categories: Food|0 Comments

St Peters Garden Centre in Worcester has been putting the finishes touches to its brand new Restaurant. The original coffee shop opened its doors over 20 years ago and during [...]

2605, 2015

St Peters Win Best Plant Area

May 26th, 2015|Categories: Plants|Comments Off on St Peters Win Best Plant Area

The staff and management team at St Peters Garden Centre in Norton, Worcester are celebrating after being selected as the “Best Plant Area” in the Midlands by the Garden Centre [...]

1205, 2015

A Short Biography

May 12th, 2015|Categories: Misc|Comments Off on A Short Biography

Short Biography of Tony Blake. I was born into a non-horticultural family in South west London, but it was here that my first interests in gardening were [...]

1301, 2015

Cherry Orchard in Pershore

January 13th, 2015|Categories: Community|Comments Off on Cherry Orchard in Pershore

We are working with local schools in helping them to teach young children about plants, flowers and vegetables. Cherry Orchard First School in Pershore had a special Sensory garden planted [...]