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
Fresh Cut Christmas Trees Are Coming - Nov 24, 2023
Dear gardening friendsEvery year Hayden grows Snail Vines for us. This amazing climbing plant produces these spectacular snail like flowers, that have amazing sweet perfume!!!!! It's a collector plant, and gardeners drive from all over Sydney to buy one. Hayden grows them because we can't buy them. It's one of those forgotten plants, that you'd find in nurseries 20 year...
There’s A Thousand Rabbits. - Nov 17, 2023
Dear gardening friendsI've got family coming for Christmas so it's nice to have colour around your house. It makes them think you're a gardener. I took some Spreading Petunias home about 4 weeks ago. I topped up the pot with Tim's Best Potting mix. I planted two seedlings per pot. I mulched around them with Sugar Cane. They have grown like crazy. They are big pots, but ...
Try My Rosemary lamb Roast! - Nov 10, 2023
Dear gardening friendsDrove past this beautiful Jacaranda tree outside Bridge Water Estate in Camden. I love how the petals fall on the ground.Isn't it beautiful!!! I'm sure I'll get a few comments "but the flowers are slippery when wet, and dangerous." Yes they are slippery when wet, so slow down. The flowers last about two weeks.It can be a beautiful dange...
Keep Your House Cool In Summer! - Nov 3, 2023
Dear gardening friendsKlara Bosch from Lynwood Park Rural Fire Brigade contacted me recently to ask if I'd like to plant a shade tree form them? "Well yes, I'm sure I could" was my reply. I planted an Illawarra Flame tree today. It just seemed so right that a Fire Station should have a Flame tree!!!! The soil was rock hard, I needed help to break up the ground. It was b...
Trees Make You Feel Good. - Oct 27, 2023
Dear gardening friends This made me smile this morning.The Brachychiton "Jerilderie Red" is bursting into bloom in Mawson Park for the first time. This native tree has an amazing history. It was first found growing in Jerilderie Primary School. It was planted at the school by a student named Maggie MacDonald in 1880. She probably found the seedling growing in he...
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.