Welcome to Tims Garden Centre
Tim's Garden Centre is a local business which runs in the heart of Campbelltown. Tim’s Garden Centre has 5 qualified horticulturists and most have over 20 years experience in the nursery industry. They know how to fix sick plants and they will give you advice on the safest products to use so you don’t poison your family. Tim’s staff are (CNP’s) Certified Nursery Professionals so the staff are kept up to date with the safest products that control pests but are earth friendly.
Tims Recent Articles
Have you got mites? - Nov 13, 2014
Dear Gardening Friends, Christmas can’t be too far away now because our NSW Christmas bush is covered in red bracts. These make popular Christmas Gifts because they are cheaper than a bunch of flowers and they can be brought inside the house for a week or so over Xmas. Just be careful when you take them back outside that you put them in the shade for a few days until ...
Here come hot lips! - Nov 6, 2014
Dear Gardening Friends, Jacarandas have burst into bloom this week. They are looking fantastic on all the hills around Macarthur. These fast growing trees can shade your house from the western sun and save you hundreds of dollars in electricity bills. Yes they do drop flowers but they are worth the extra effort. The Jacarandas in the main street of Camden are looking ...
Pig can Fly! - Oct 30, 2014
Dear Gardening Friends, The weather has been so hot this week but our rose bushes seem to love it. Our Macarthur Rose bushes are covered in red flowers and the perfume is amazing. If hubby has forgotten to buy you roses for a while then it might be time to plant your own rose bush. The Macarthur Rose has long stems making it perfect for picking and the petals stay attached fo...
Happy Diwali - Oct 23, 2014
Dear Gardening Friends, I am feeling very relaxed after spending 3 days standing in The Eucumbene river trout fishing. Only caught one Rainbow trout (catch and release) but I did see a Platypus, hundreds of Kangaroos and one very angry Brown snake. We stopped in Cooma on the way and I fell in love with the beautiful spring blossom trees. Cooma is at least 4 weeks behind us so...
Swiss cheese your lawn? - Oct 16, 2014
Dear Gardening Friends, We had amazing weather this week with snow on the mountains. We didn’t like the cold weather but we did love the rain.During the storm I took a nice photo of a double rainbow over Camden. You don’t often see a double rainbow? Our rose bushes are looking fantastic. They are covered in blooms and buds. Winter is the cheapest time to...
Pig, a very vocal creature
Tim's Garden Centre ever-popular pig's uses his milkcrate at the front of Tims Garden Center to have his say on current events.
Fruit Fly Resistant Tomato
Tim's Garden Centre has a new tomato plant that is fruit fly resistant. It is called Tim's Fruit ...
Goodbye neighbours is a fast growing screening plant that can grow up to 2 metres a year in perfe...
How to prepare a vegetable garden
Tim Pickles from Tim's Garden Centre walks you through how to prepare your vegetable garden beds.