Olivers Nurseries
Maldon Road
© Olivers Nurseries 2015
01376 513239
Opening Hours:
Monday to Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 10 am to 4 pm
9th November 2015 ....
Now is the time to plant trees and shrubs, while the ground is still warm and roots have a chance to establish themselves, ready for the next growing season. Malus Evereste is a gorgeous crab apple with dark green lobed leaves, large soft pink/white flowers and small red/yellow fruits like mini apples, perfect for small gardens.
5th November 2015 ....
Don't forget to write your letter to Santa with your Christmas wish list. Tuck it into the pouch of one of these delightful felt 'Letter to Santa' holders. Visit Christmas at Olivers for lots of other good ideas to get ready for this special time of year.
12th November 2015 ....
Hellebores are also known by the names Lenten Rose and Christmas Rose; they are frost hardy and easy to grow. Hellebore 'Shades of Night' has dramatic, deep purple-black, saucer-shaped flowers with golden stamens from winter to spring. Hellebore 'Winter Bells' flowers prolifically from early winter and has creamy to dusky pink blooms, excellent for borders or patio containers.
15th November 2015 ....
Christmas update...We are really looking forward to opening Santa's Grotto on the weekend of 28th/29th November, 11am until 3pm, then every weekend up to Christmas. No need to book, just come along. The cost is 5 per child, including a gift from Santa, plus a free cup of coffee for up to 2 accompanying adults on presentation of your entry ticket at our Strawberry Tearoom.
20th November 2015 ....
Shrubs and perennials providing welcome display through autumn and winter include euphorbias, skimmias, sarcococcas (also known as Christmas Box), conifers and hellebores. Their foliage brings wonderful colour into the garden at a time of year when not much else is looking good. Plant to create contrasting hues and textures for best effect.
22nd November 2015 ....
Browse our extensive range of goodies to eat this festive season in the Food and Gift Shop. From chocolates and sugar canes to Christmas puddings and mince pies, we have a multitude of mouth-wateringly tasty treats to tempt you, perfect for presents too!
26th November 2015 ....
All decorations and lights on display outside Santa's Grotto are available to buy, such as this beautiful white acrylic LED stag. You will find our full selection of twinkling, glowing, flashing and dazzling Christmas lights, for indoors and outdoors, on display as you enter the shop.

A magical Christmas happening not to be missed, come and see real, live reindeer at Olivers Nurseries! They will be here, in the covered plant area, on Sunday 6th December from 10am until 4pm. Put the date on your calendar; bring family and friends for a really special experience.

Don't forget to visit Santa's Grotto, open weekends 11am until 3pm, cost 5 per child, including gift and up to 2 free coffees for accompanying adults.

Browse our scintillating selection of Christmas decorations, lights, gifts and artificial trees, plus a comprehensive range of real Christmas trees, wreaths and seasonal planted containers. We look forward to seeing you!