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
6 Strawberry plants for just $7.95 - Jul 31, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, Spring isn’t far away now so we are starting to pep up our plants with a top dressing of IGC Planting compost. This is something you can do at home too. Blake has been putting a handful of planting compost around the base of every plant. (For bigger pots you would use several handfuls) This compost contains a wetting agent, an organic fertiliser and compost. T...
Another get rich scheme - Jul 24, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, Fell off my push bike on Sunday and woke up in an ambulance. I was racing my son Dan along the footpath that runs beside Camden equestrian centre. Clipped Dans back wheel, jammed on the brakes then went flying through the air! Nothing broken luckily but I have been a bit sore. I was wearing my helmet and this saved my life.If you have kids make sure they...
Want to feel ten years younger? - Jul 17, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, We have had some of the coldest weather on record this week but that hasn’t stopped Blake our apprentice horticulturist from wearing his shorts!He has just returned from 3 weeks in Bali so you would expect him to be really feeling the cold. The rest of us were all convinced that it must be snowing on Mt Annan. Thursday is the coldest day I can remember a...
I see red! - Jul 10, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, Spring is just over 5 weeks away so if your green thumbs are starting to itch now you know why. I spotted a spectacular Meterosideros flowering in a northern beaches garden last week and I am trying to track some down for our customers.This one had smaller leaves than traditional varieties and it seems to be more suited to today's courtyard sized gardens...
Not so fresh air! - Jul 3, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, It might be cold but that hasn't stopped Magnolias from starting to flower. These amazing small trees burst into bloom before the leaves appear. The flowers are often tulip shaped.The most common variety is one called Magnolia soulangiana. It is the original pink flowering variety which is still our best seller by far. This year Simon has found s...
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.
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.
Kevin the Lemon
A new dwarf growing lemon tree named after a former Prime Minister is available now at Tim's Gard...