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
We smell funny for a reason! - Feb 5, 2016
Dear Gardening Friends, The best time to fertilise plants is when they are actively growing so we have fertilised all our outdoor potted plants with "Rapid Raiser" this week. You may notice the lovely organic fragrance next time you visit. "Rapid Raiser" is an organic pelletised fertiliser that is used by the botanic gardens around Australia. It can be used on all types of pl...
Has it ever been Greener - Jan 28, 2016
Dear Gardening Friends, I went camping in Kangaroo valley for a couple of days last week. This place is famous for being green, and it was, but as I drove down my street I suddenly realised that Macarthur is just as green. I have lived here for almost 30 years and I have never seen it greener and more rain is forecast today. I did fall in love with the Red Hot Pokers and Blue...
Find free food in the garden! - Jan 15, 2016
Dear Gardening Friends,This is our first newsletter for 2016. I hope you’re still upright and ready to go gardening.We have been picking so many tomatoes from our garden. If we let them get ripen the birds just eat them or they get fruit fly. So we have been picking them just as they start to turn yellow and ripen them inside on the window sill. We were away for a couple ...
Merry Christmas! - Dec 18, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, This is our last newsletter for the year. I hope you’ve enjoyed our weekly chat. Some of you will have become better gardeners because of this newsletter.That’s our aim and we do try and make you smile every week. I am just limping over the finish line this year with a sore back from lifting Christmas trees!!!! We will be very busy in the nex...
Pig saved by a St Gregs boy! - Dec 12, 2015
Dear Gardening Friends, Another hot day in Macarthur had us all wilting. It’s so important that you water all your pot plants daily during this hot weather because once the potting mix runs out of water your plants can quickly die. I spoke to you last week about some solutions. If you are planting trees and shrubs in your gardens during this weather make sure you dunk your po...
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.