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Poets Cottage Shrub Nursery

Poets Cottage Nr Whitby, North Yorkshire, Whitby YO21 2AQ, England
+44 1947 897424
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Lovely "Hidden" Garden

Lovely garden with so many plants available to buy, all looking really healthy and the advice given... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Jenny S
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Hidden Gem

With a short break in Whitby and the weather in predictable decided to visit local garden centres... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Trevor K
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Redworth, United Kingdom
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Poets Cottage Nr Whitby, North Yorkshire, Whitby YO21 2AQ, England
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lovely garden with so many plants available to buy, all looking really healthy and the advice given if needed to look after them.

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

With a short break in Whitby and the weather in predictable decided to visit local garden centres for an afternoon. Short journey to Poets Cottage brought great dividends with a beautiful garden and amazing plants !! Loathed to say any more as we don't want...More

Thank Trevor K
Reviewed 13 May 2017

we've been here numerous time and always come away with something for the garden. have a nice cuppa in Board Inn or a pint before coming home to plant our purchases. very interesting plot as you can see the end results of your purchase by...More

Thank dramsman
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This family run nursery squeezes a huge range of shrubs into a compact site. The colourful stock ranges from the native UK species to the exotic that will survive in the north eastern climate. Worth a visit.

Thank Steve M
poppycattapetal, Owner at Poets Cottage Shrub Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Many thanks Steve for your kind words...we like to share our Nursery Garden with everyone, giving out advice where needed. Our nursery stock is constantly changing so always something different to see here in the North Yorkshire Moors :)

Reviewed 16 November 2016

It was towards the end of the day and we called in to Lealholm whilst spending a few days in Eskdale. We stopped at the gate of the nursery and were beckoned in by the proprietor. What a wonderful place, just like a large back...More

Thank EnglishNige
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We always make a pilgrimage to Poets Cottage if we are within a 30 mile radius! We come here at least twice a year and always find a plant/shrub of interest and I don't ever remember coming away empty handed. This year we saw hens...More

Thank Gill S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

In a quiet corner of Lealholm , not far from Whitby. This is a nursery with many plants and shrubs efficiently labelled well maintained. Lots to look at and buy and there's a cafe next door.

Thank eve108
Reviewed 24 September 2016

What a delightful little garden centre. It's a little gem tucked away with some lovely things for the garden. A great little shop and very helpful staff. We just happened upon this little gem of a place while having a drive out from Whitby. We...More

1  Thank Caroline T
poppycattapetal, Owner at Poets Cottage Shrub Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Hi Caroline Thanks for your great review and we're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. However we do take all cards (except Amex) and have done since 2003, we find its essential in todays business world so don't worry on your next visit...More

Reviewed 21 September 2016

What a paradise this place is, its in the most gorgeous setting and the gardens and plants look so healthy. It is more unique than your average garden centre you will feel that you are in paradise lost simply beautiful.

Thank brenda w
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Picturesque, quaint and tidy. A lovely, relaxing browse amongst nature and wildlife. A real gem hidden away from the commercial fakery. Specialist plants available, with all staff helpful, friendly, and giving excellent and impartial advice for your garden. I won't go anywhere else for my...More

1  Thank JolieMcG
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Angela Lynne M
17 June 2017|
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Response from Ilona m |
Hi there, Many thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately we do not operate a postal service, except on odd occasions. Was there anything in particular you were interested in? Kind Regards Ilona
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Marjie L
5 January 2017|
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Response from poppycattapetal | Property representative |
Hello Marjie, yes we have access for wheelchairs.There is a solid path from the main entrance to the bottom of the large pergola. Then concrete pavers set in the lawn, which take you back to main path, I suppose you would... More
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