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Online garden centres: best garden deals from online suppliers for your garden makeover

Use online garden centres and get your garden supplies delivered straight to your door so that you can get your garden project started

herbs from online garden centres growing in pots
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Need some new garden supplies? All the shops are shut? Online garden centres to the rescue!

We all know the importance about getting outside, particularly now you're spending more time at home. So with the stricter controls coming into effect, it's time to get out in the garden. 

While your usual garden centre may have closed its doors, online garden centres remain open meaning you can still get your hands on everything you need to achieve your garden dreams.

Whether you're a seasoned gardener or are just starting your first foray into the garden, we have rounded up the best companies to get everything you need delivered straight to your home. For more garden bargains, check out our garden furniture sales page, too.

The best places to buy seeds

There's nothing more exciting that seeing the first seedling poking its heads through the soil and with spring on its way now is the time to plant them. It is also a great project for the kids while they are out of school. We've rounded up the best online stores to help you to get your garden started!

Suttons | Get exclusive deals on your favourite seeds  

Suttons have a whole host of seeds available from vegetables to border flowers. If you sign up to their email newsletter, you will have access to exclusive deals including discounts of up to 80%, free P&P weekends and bumper plant collections.View Deal

Thompson & Morgan | Get 10% off your first order 

Supplying seeds for more than 160 years, Thompson and Morgan is a market-leader in seeds and are one of the few UK seed companies to run a dedicated flower-breeding programme. They also offer a 100% Quality Satisfaction Guarantee, offering a full refund if you think you've grown better.View Deal

Wilko | Excellent value and high reviews
While it might not be your first thought for garden supplies. Wilko has a wide variety of seeds and bulbs from vegetables, fruits and flowers – all with great reviews. Prices start from as little as 25p for lettuce, beetroot and radish seeds, so you really have no excuse to not start that vegetable plot!View Deal

The best place to buy plants

For an instant burst of colour and character in your garden, bedding plants are the way to go and are the favoured way for many gardeners. You can buy these plants through an online garden centre, just as you would in-store and with lots of gaurentees available you don't have to worry about them getting damaged in transit. 

Suttons | Get buy one get one free on spring bedding plants  

Suttons are currently doing a buy one get on free for selected packs of bedding plants starting at just 55p. If you sign up to their email newsletter, you will have access to exclusive deals including discounts of up to 80%, free P&P weekends and bumper plant collections.View Deal

Robert Dyas | 1/3 off garden supplies

Though their stores may be temporarily closed, Robert Dyas still have a lot of garden supplies ready for delivery online. From greenhouses to mowers, they have everything you need to whip your garden into shape. Robert Dyas are currently running up to 1/3 off gardening equipment in their sale, meaning you can get some great bargains including £40 off a pressure washer and £80 off a greenhouse. You can also get free delivery with orders over £50.View Deal

The best places to buy gardening tools

Whether you're planning on pruning your hedges, digging new borders or just planting some flowers, you need to make sure you've got the right tools for the job. If you're in need of a new shovel or secateurs then these online garden centres offer some of the best. 

Harrod Horticultural | A great range of tools for every budget

Experts in quality garden products, Harrod Horticultural have a good variety of tools to buy on their site. Also if you review your purchase on their website, you'll be entered into a prize draw for a chance to win a £20 voucher. View Deal

Amazon | Get all your tools delivered straight to your door

You can get pretty much anything on Amazon including gardening equipment, accessories and supplies. Order small or large quantities of compost from your favourite brands including Westland and Levington. They also offer a wide variety of garden furniture and BBQs allowing you to enjoy the outside even while isolating. 

While you usually guarantee next day delivery with prime, it's worth noting that there are slight delays. However, delivery is still free for prime members!View Deal

The best place to buy garden accessories and structures

Harrod Horticultural | 10% off raised beds, obelisks and fruit cages 

Harrod Horticultural have everything you need to supporting your budding garden with raised beds, obelisks and fruit cages. Also if you review your purchase on their website, you'll be entered into a prize draw for a chance to win a £20 voucher. View Deal

You Garden | Update your garden even if you aren't green fingered

When it comes to giving your garden an update you don't have to be green-fingered, YouGarden has a wide range of furniture and accessories to help you make the most of your outdoor space. Plus they have loads of ways to help you make your garden more wildlife friendly, with bird nesting boxes, ladybird towers and hedgehog house.View Deal

Garden Trading | 20% off selected garden furniture & plant supports and accessories

With a wide range of supplies to help you to update your outdoor space. From pots to furniture, you can get everything you need to will you enjoying your garden in no time. Plus get 20% off the summer edit 


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The best places to buy garden furniture

There are plenty of places to find garden furniture online – great right now while we can't visit shops in person. All of the below are taking care to offer contactless delivery, but make sure you have someone to help you carry heavy boxes at home as delivery drivers won't come into your property.

See a roundup of deals from these stores on our garden furniture sales page.

John Lewis & Partners | 20% off selected outdoor furniture

Find every style for every garden, and a range of garden tables, chairs, loungers and dining sets on John Lewis. Look out for their stylish seating named after holiday destinations and their gorgeous rattan sofa sets and enjoy 20% off this Easter.View Deal

M&S | Spend & save on garden furniture

You can not get as much as 25% off furniture, including garden furniture, on M&S now. The discount can be applied at basket and increases as your basket total increases. Save 10% if you spend £299 or more, 20% when you spend over £599 and 25% when you spend upwards of £1,499.View Deal

Garden Trading | 20% off selected garden furniture including storage

Garden trading have a range of great garden storage options, and things like greenhouses and coldframes too. Check out their fab selection of shelves and potting tables, too.View Deal


The Great Garden Weekender – Easter Bank Holiday 2020

Garden looking a bit sorry for itself? This Easter we'll be bringing you everything you need to transform it with our amazing Great Garden Weekender, which runs from April 10th–13th. 

We'll have the best prices on garden furniture, lawnmowers, sheds and barbecues, as well as easy step-by-step guides to help you finally paint your decking, clean your patio or plant that veg.

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