Christmas Craft Fair - 29th & 30th November 2014

As our previous Craft Fairs have been so popular, we are happy to announce our Christmas Craft Fair to be held on Saturday 29th November and Sunday 30th November 2014 (normal opening hours).  We have a great selection lined up including:

•  unique jewellery     •  handmade cards     •  paintings      •  patchwork      •  wooden toys      •  books          •  herbal products      •  children's clothes      •  sweets and much more!

A different variety of stalls will be showing on each day.  Come along and support LOCAL trades people and enjoy the festive atmosphere at Abbey Garden Centre!


Christmas Trees - NOW IN! Get yours today!


*  *  *  Cut and potted Christmas trees have now arrived!  Come and have a look at our selection of trees in various sizes   *  *  *

Our naughty penguin is up to mischief!

"I am going to hide these presents from Santa! Will you help him find them?"




Peep inside Santa's dining room!


Come and have a look at the fantastic display that our shrub team have put together, designed and assembled by the very talented Gary, who certainly has an eye for all things Christmas!

** Throw a coin into Santa's sack and make a wish - money raised goes towards the British Red Cross.  ** 


Christmas has arrived at Abbey!

Christmas has arrived at Abbey Garden Centre!  Santa's fabulous Ice Grotto sits beneath twinkling snowflakes, surrounded by displays of Christmas gifts and decorations.  Come and have a look!  (PS  Santa won't be here for a while yet as he is still busy at the North Pole!)

Santa will be visiting our Ice Grotto on the following dates:

Saturday 29th Nov - 1pm to 3pm

Sunday 30th Nov - 1pm to 3pm

Saturday 6th Dec - 1pm to 3pm

Sunday 7th Dec - 1pm to 3pm

Saturday 13th Dec - 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm

Sunday 14th Dec - 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm

Saturday 20th, Sunday 21st, Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd - 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm

£4.50 per child, includes visit and a goodie bag


Abbey's Loyalty Card offer - Roses, Buy One Get One Half Price!

It really pays to have one of Abbey's fantastic Loyalty Cards!  This week's offer is for: ROSES - Buy One Get the Cheapest HALF PRICE!  We have the biggest and best selection of the new season's roses, including the 2015 Rose of the Year - For Your Eyes Only - a beautiful, award-winning floribunda rose produced after 30 years of selective breeding.  This rose has shades of dark pink with salmon and apricot tints, and each bloom has a distinctive dark “eye” and prominent stamens at its centre.  Be the first to own this new rose!


The wait is over - our famous Turkey Bap is back at our Cafe!

We are pleased to announce the return of our famous

  Christmas Turkey Bap!!

Every year, this proves to be a very popular item on our menu:  turkey, sausage, stuffing and a pot of cranberry sauce, served with a side salad and crisps, AND a mince pie - all for just £4.99!

Don't delay - try one TODAY!!  They are delicious!!

* * * Stocking Filler Ideas! * * *

You cannot miss this lovely bright display of childrens' gardening gifts.   Encourage your kids/grandkids to get outside and enjoy the garden!  The fork, trowel and rake set is just £3.99!  And the extremely cute kiddies' brush is just £4.99!  Also, bright wellies and gardening gloves too!  At such bargain prices, they make ideal stocking fillers!


Fabulous gift ideas - come have a look!

We have a fabulous selection of giftware, ideal to give as a present, or to add some sparkle to your Christmas display.  We have some beautiful Holly crackle vases that are truly stunning - see photo above.  Also some lovely wreaths for your front door, and how about a table Santa to carry your bottle of wine?!!!

An ideal gift for gardeners!

We Brits are known the world over for our obsession with the weather!!  So here is an ideal gift for Christmas - a weather station to predict the weather forecast!  You position the outside sensor in the garden, and it relays information about the temperature, humidity and forecast to the indoor unit.  A fantastic gift idea, on special offer at just £19.99!  (RRP £39.99) - save £20!!


*** NEWSFLASH!!! ***

*** NEWSFLASH!!  ***  NEW IN!!  ***

Huge selection of roses, freshly planted up on site!


Large selection of soft fruit, such as raspberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants etc!

** Be the first to see our new video! **

PLEASE CLICK on the link below to watch our fabulous new video, made by the very talented Luke Parker, promoting Abbey Garden Centre!  Do pop by and let us know what you think of it!

Amazing Amaryllis - the ideal gift, or spoil yourself!


We have an extensive selection of Amaryllis bulbs in, featuring singles, doubles and exotic varieties.  We have:  Samba, Christmas Star, Sumatra, Exotic Star, Flamingo, Caprice, Fantasy, Black Pearl, Red Nymph, Carmen, Exotic Peacock, Red Velvet, Florida, Magic Queen, Picotee and the stunning pure white Snow Queen.  They make an ideal present or why not treat yourself!


Don't forget your feathered friends!

Now the weather is turning more autumnal, it is time to remember that our feathered friends could do with a bit of a boost, in order to survive the winter, or indeed to migrate to warmer climes!  We have a much larger selection of bird than previous years - from the humble peanut, to fat snax balls right up to the deluxe berry and insect suet treats for the more discerning bird!

Fresh ideas for winter planting!


Something for everyone at Abbey Garden Centre:  fresh, new ideas for your winter planting scheme, including our fantastic owl hanging baskets - owls are very much in demand this year, so buy one of our cute owl planters to be bang on trend and the envy of your friends!

Fantastic Carruth Studio Ware now in!

Dear Friends   Move Over  Peas & Pickled Asparagus   Sour Grapes   Razz-berries blowing raspberries at you!

Just one look at the endearing expressions on these charming stone ornaments and plaques, and they will have you under their spell!  The amazing attention to detail on these stone caricatures is what makes them so special.  All the figures/caricatures are boxed, which makes them ideal for gifts, the plaques are not boxed, but can be gift wrapped in tissue at our till area.

Hanging Baskets and Tubs

Who says Autumn has to be dull and dreary?!  We don't!  Just look at the stunning display of tubs and wall baskets that we have for sale RIGHT NOW!! 

Also DON'T FORGET that Abbey Garden Centre and our friendly shrub team staff will be more than happy to plant up your pots or hanging baskets for you, to your specification and choice, all year round, for FREE (just a nominal charge for the compost used)

Here are some that we have done for customers in the past:





Flaming good prices on Firewood!

Abbey has a fantastic new range of firewood in, ready to keep you toasty warm when the nights start getting a little chillier!


Wood burners have increased in popularity in the last few years, as firewood is a green renewable energy resource. 


Come and have a look at the range we stock:

-   Olive Firewood    Longer burning, up to 3 times' longer!  Beautiful aroma, and a by-product of the olive industry  -  £8.95 for 10 kg
-   The Local   Reliable burning, quality seasoned British hardwood, responsibly sourced from local woodlands  -  £5.99 for 10 kg
-   Kindling sticks                  Quick to light, easy to use due to its low moisture content, a by-product of the wood industry  -  £2.69 a kilo
-   Organic firelighters   Organic, made from wood biomass and vegetable oil, so no nasty smell!  28 in a pack  -  £1.99


Maidenhead Aquatics 01329 841770

Aquarium and Watergarden Centre stocking a great selection of tanks, RO Water, tropical fish, marine fish, Koi Carp and Gold Fish.

Ponds, pond liners, pumps, accessories, plants and food. Challenge our knowledgeable experts with your queries and dilemmas!

Make it a Gift with our Gift Wrapping Service

Ask for it to be Gift Wrapped for only £1.00*


* Available most days, and may involve a wait.