Welcome to Conkers
Conkers Garden Centre in Basingstoke opened its doors in 1987. Trading from a much smaller building, it has over the past 30 years grown into a large, modern business, with a busy tea room and lots of interesting stock and plants.
Deutzia are among the easiest shrubs to grow, so smothered in gorgeous flowers in early summer they attract bees and butterflies from miles around. Now that dazzling display is over, give the shrub a prune to keep it youthful and healthy, pruning out up to a third of the oldest branches right down to the ground.
When you're starting out with your new veg garden and trying to decide what to grow first, the sheer variety of vegetables that opens up to you when you grow your own can be bewildering. You'll find so many different types in our garden centre in Basingstoke, from artichokes to zucchini, not t…Read more