Winner Best Garden Centre in NSW 2014!
We had some exciting news last Saturday night when we were awarded the Best Nursery in NSW Award for 2014. We have won this award many times in the past but we still get excited.
We will now go up against all the other state winners to see if we can win the National Award. It is usually announced in February. Thank you to all our garden club members for your support this year.
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
This Vine smells divine! - Feb 26, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, I was doing a delivery in Blair Athol during the week and I noticed this beautiful bright pink flowering shrub growing in many of the gardens. It’s a plant called Euphorbia Lipstick and it flowers every day of the year. It must be easy to grow because they were thriving in all the gardens and they were covered in these bright pink flowers. I lo...
50 Shades of Pink - Feb 19, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, We are always trying to get kids interested in gardening so we can get them outside away from computer games and technology. Last week while I was walking my boys to school we noticed that Jacaranda seedlings were popping up in the garden mulch. My son Dan got very excited that these plants were just popping up in the mulch and you could take t...
Dead body in the Garden - Feb 12, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, Have you noticed how spectacular the Purple Fountain Grass looks outside the Campbelltown Council?This fast growing ornamental grass looks spectacular mass planted like this. I love how the feathery flowers sway in the wind every time a car whooshes past.The council’s gardeners have done a fantastic job with the plant selection in this garden.
A plant with freckles - Feb 5, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, I turned up today wondering what I was going to write about but then I saw how beautiful our front garden looked and I got inspiration. Karyn's petunias are still looking fantastic but in the next couple of weeks she will cut them back by 20% and then feed them with Tim's Fast Food Fertiliser. This will make them sprout fresh new growth and heaps more ...
Kids Love Growing Watermelons! - Jan 30, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, The kids are back at school and we have almost forgotten that we ever had a Christmas break. We are all back at work here now and ready to answer all your summer gardening questions. I've been overseas. Well I did take the kids to Manly! We went fishing one afternoon off the beach and the boys caught huge Salmon using chicken rolled in Parmesan...
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.