Bunny ...Bunny ... Posts: 3,455
Do you up your seeds in garden centres (I always have as new to seeds and cuttings) or do you order from suppliers ? Does it make a difference?


  • Bunny ...Bunny ... Posts: 3,455
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  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,069

    GCs have a range of mainstream seeds. There are  suppliers with an huge collection of things you've never heard of. Depends what you want. 

  • LynLyn Posts: 8,110

    I only get them from the garden centre when they are rock bottom price, I have got some from ebay and have had good success, but watch out for postage charges, can be dearer than garden centres. My daughter has a Works shop where she lives in St Austell, they have them for 25p per packet.

    I have scrounged loads from my daughter, and collected from my own plants, and now Amateur Garden mag has started free seeds right through the year, so have lots there as well.

    (I know what you mean about the i pad!!!)

    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 
  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,069

    And don't forget the seed swap on this site

  • I used the GC for the basics and get the rest from some sites I have found and been suggested to me. I use Nickys Nursery. Shes good and not expensive. I dont mind spending a little extra for seeds that are hard to come by and that they are from a good source.

  • I can recommend two internet-based sources: Moreveg and SimplySeed. Both have a good range of seeds at very reasonable prices, and modest postal charges.

  • Just been caught again with the buy one get one free and free post beastie again...image

  • Bunny ...Bunny ... Posts: 3,455
    Thanks all .
  • donutsmrsdonutsmrs Posts: 448

    Lidl always have good bargain seeds and they are very good.

  • Lidl seeds 39p a packet and very goodimage

  • LilylouiseLilylouise Posts: 1,014

    I buy seeds from all over the placeimage 

    Pam LL x

  • Bunny ...Bunny ... Posts: 3,455
    I can see me ending up with loads seeds image
  • donutsmrsdonutsmrs Posts: 448

    A new stock of Lidl seeds will be in this week I think. I'll be there having a look and no doubt buying some more image 

  • sotongeoffsotongeoff Posts: 9,806

    I have already posted this elsewhere-but checkout the 99p shop and pound shops as well -got Charlotte seed potatoes today for 99p, they have four packs of seeds for 99p and loads of roots,fruit bushes and tubers etc -Poundland are doing collections like sweet peas 6 small packets for a pound,basket plants ,bean collections etc etcimage

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