The best selection of Home Grown seasonal Vegetables in Hertfordshire
Great choice of bedding, perennial and vegetable plants
Situated on the north side of St Albans next to the village of Sandridge, Carpenter’s Nursery & Farm Shop is an independent family run garden centre that has been selling quality plants and home grown vegetables to consumers since 1923. With our team of knowledgeable staff we have become the destination of choice for gardeners in St Albans, Harpenden, Welwyn and surrounding villages in Hertfordshire.
Corona Virus Shopping Information
Being an essential Food Shop, we remain open for business. We will be harvesting and receiving fresh produce everyday as normal.
In order to assist customers in maintaining a safe distance, we have a one-way system in place and are limiting the number of visitors in our farm shop. We ask that you follow the signage to help you navigate your way around.
The Potting Shed Cafe-
The cafe remains closed until further notice (this includes takeaways)
Fresh Home Grown Veg
At Carpenter’s we pride ourselves in having the best locally sourced produce. Come and visit our Farm Shop for our own grown veg, meat, bread, milk, Cook ready meals, local cheeses, beers, fish and more! We’ve got everything you need to make your meal times special.
House & Pot Plants
If you are looking to brighten up your living space, we have expanded our range of Houseplants and indoor pots. Amongst our collection, you’ll find plants of all different shapes and sizes with a variety of contemporary pots to choose from. If you are looking for a gift or something to brighten up your table, we also stock a selection of flowering pot plants, including; cyclamen, azaleas, African violets, peace lilies, anthuriums and more.
We have a great selection of colourful winter bedding plants and ready-made planters out on sale. You’ll find all your favourites; Pansies, Viola’s, Bellis, Cyclamen and more, with multi-buy deals available when you buy 3 boxes or more.
The Refill Pantry
If you are looking to reduce the amount of waste generated from your grocery shop you can now purchase loose food stuffs, household cleaning products and detergents. You just bring your own containers and weigh or pour out what you need. Don’t worry if you don’t have any containers on your first visit, you can also buy them in the shop. Products in the range have been carefully selected to make sure their impact on the environment is minimal, with the majority of food items being sourced form organic suppliers.
Our Veg Boxes
Plants and Gardening Supplies
We have one of the best range of plants, seeds, bulbs and gardening supplies St Albans has to offer. We stock a wide variety of ready to plant herbs, fruit trees, shrubs, vegetable and seasonal plants. Whether you’re planning on giving your garden a makeover or looking to plant something tasty for the kitchen, our experienced and knowledge staff will be able to help you select the plants to suit your needs.
With over 90 years’ experience we have hand-picked a fantastic range of composts, feeds, fertilisers and equipment from market leading suppliers to make sure your plants thrive.