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.
Summer Bedding Season is Here!
We maybe in the latter part of the summer bedding season but there’s still time to add a splash of colour to your garden. We still have a range of bedding plants in full bloom that will last through until October. We also have a great range of ceramic, terracotta and wooden planters, compost and gravel. Pretty much everything you need to make your garden look great this summer!
Corona Virus Shopping Information
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 shop. We ask that you follow the signage to help you navigate your way around.
The Potting Shed cafe:
The Potting Shed Cafe will re-open on Friday 7th August. Initially it will be bookings only for breakfast and lunch. Please note for the initial few weeks we will be closed on Mondays & Tuesday’s and our opening hours have changed to 9.30am- 4.30pm.
Our Cafe ‘The Potting Shed’ is due to re-open on Friday 7th July. Please go to the cafe website to make a booking for breakfast or lunch.
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.