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.
Christmas Trees Now In Stock!
Huge selection of trees from 2’ to 10’ tall. Traditional, Potted & Non-drop varieties
Christmas Veg Box Order Form
To make life a little bit easier this Christmas you can pre-order your Christmas Veg Box with us & collect it at a time that suits you!
If you want to keep your garden looking great this winter you might want to consider planting some lush looking evergreen shrubs. We have a good range of Buxus, Taxus, Bays, Olives & more to choose from
Need fuel for your open fire, log burner or gas heater this winter? We are the largest stockist in St Albans for hardwood & kiln dried logs, coal & smokeless coal as well as Calor gas. Multi-buy deals available when you buy 3 or more bags of logs.
Looking for somewhere to meet a friend for coffee or lunch? Our café The Potting Shed serves Breakfast, Lunch & Afternoon tea seven days a week. Click to find out more!
Looking for something tasty for dinner tonight? Call into our Farm Shop and choose from our great range of home grown veg, fresh bread, milk, handmade ready meals, delicious deserts, local cheeses, beers and more! With such a great selection we’re sure to have something to make your meal time special.
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.