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Top Tips for Growing Thriving Sunflowers: A Guide for Young Gardeners

Congratulations on participating in our sunflower competition! Find our essential tips to help you nurture your sunflowers throughout the summer.

Switch from plastic to paper provides support for environmental charity

Otter Garden Centres has made a massive leap in its journey to improving eco-credentials by switching from plastic to paper carrier bags.
National Children's Gardening Week 2022

National Children’s Gardening Week

There are a variety of fun activities for all the family to enjoy this gardening week and throughout the summer so you and your children can be close to nature.

The Healing Garden, inspired by RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Our passionate teams have been creating exciting displays for stunning gardens inspired by last year's Chelsea Flower Show trend, The Healing Garden.

Ottery fundraising total announced for Brain Tumour Support

Otter Garden Centre in Ottery St Mary is delighted to announce a total of over £3,300 raised for charity of the year, Brain Tumour Support.

Beautiful Summer 2023 Magazine

We hope you enjoy browsing our new Summer magazine...

May Gardening Tips from Jo

Otter’s gardening expert Jo Morse talks us through jobs to the do in the garden in May.

Free sunflower seeds for every child

Otter Garden Centres is giving children the chance to grow their own sunflowers this year - and the chance to win some fantastic prizes.

Navigating the hosepipe ban

All gardeners need to be mindful of how we use water during the hosepipe ban, take a look at some of our helpful suggestions.

Celebrate Earth Day with our favourite eco-friendly products

Earth Day this year is Saturday 22nd April and marks the World's largest environmental movement. To celebrate we have shared some of our favourite sustaonable products you can find in store.

WIN a bundle of toys* for some extra fun this summer!

We need your help! Our dinosaur needs a name and some colour...


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