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
Get free Passionfruit! - Oct 6, 2017
Grow your own Chilli? Dear gardening friends Our Rose bushes are bursting into bloom this week and I've been busy smelling all the flowers to find the most fragrant varieties. This lemon yellow variety called "Winter Sun" caught my attention. This award wining rose originally came from Kordes Rose nursery in Germany. It's part of their Eleganza Series. These roses h...
Tomatoes that weigh up to a kilo! - Sep 29, 2017
Arthur's Big Greek Tomatoes. Dear gardening friends Arthur Panoutsopoulos might have a big name but his tomatoes are even bigger! Arthur owns Kings Charcoal Chicken shop in Queen Street Campbelltown and his family have been growing these enormous tomatoes on the farm in Petri Greece for generations. The fruit can weight up to a kilo and they have fewer seeds...
Help your garden survive the heat! - Sep 22, 2017
Get your kids gardening too. Dear gardening friendsWisterias are bursting into bloom around Macarthur. There are so many Wisterias planted in our suburbs and they all seem to be thriving in this hot dry weather. Some gardeners have just let them grow wild, while others have pruned them and shaped them, so they look neat and tidy. Wisterias can even be pruned as Bonsai.
Are you a brown thumb? - Sep 15, 2017
I'm planting up the veggie patch!!!! Dear gardening friendsWe had an amazing response to our story about Oasis Spreading Petunias last week.These spectacular ground cover Petunias, can grow up to one metre wide and they stay low to the ground. I grew this red flowering variety last year and it looked amazing in these large terracotta urns all spring and summer long.
Pig gets blown away! - Sep 8, 2017
Make your own Tomato sauce? Dear gardening friendsWe have been so busy this week despite the horrible wind. Spring is here, and gardeners are busy planting flowers and vegetables. We have had a great response to our Tim's Italian Tomato. I discovered this variety while holidaying in La Aquila in Italy. This is where my wife's family is from. We ate these Pear shaped t...
Pig, a very vocal creature
Tim's Garden Centre ever-popular pig uses his milkcrate at the front of Tim's Garden Center to have his say on current events.