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Address: Lealholm, Nr Whitby, North Yorkshire, Whitby YO21 2AQ, England
Phone Number: 01947 897424
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Excellent array of well kept plants for sale alongside well tended gardens

Wish this was nearer to home. They have a fantastic array of plants, reasonably priced, and all alongside beautiful gardens showing matured plants.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Nektaruk
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Stockton on Tees
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Stockton on Tees
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish this was nearer to home. They have a fantastic array of plants, reasonably priced, and all alongside beautiful gardens showing matured plants.

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Thank Nektaruk
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So tranquil. If if plants can grow up there in the wilds of North Yorks then they have a very good chance with me

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Thank sarah_stow
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Met with a friend in Lealholm on route to Grosmont (North Yorkshire) and he suggested we visit this nursery. Initially I thought he had opened a gate into a private garden, and only when we were welcomed by the most friendly staff I realised this colourful haven was actually willing to sell from their stock of magnificent plants. The variety... More 

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Thank Roz H
Whitby, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

A very different garden centre. Well worth a visit . See Illona for any advice. She knows everything about her shrubs

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Thank di51
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Lovely picturesque drive inland too visit here. You have to be a garden lover to visit although it is near the river and an ideal spot for the kids to paddle. Couple of places nearby for meals etc. well worth an afternoon visit

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Thank paddypaws1944
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Utterly adore this place! So friendly, so knowledgeable and always happy to advise you on your gardening issues and plant choices. They have a huge range of plants in a gorgeous location.

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Thank Tracy D
Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

I visited Poets Cottage on Sunday 3rd April on a specially arranged day trip out having seen the place on Google. Two and a half hours drive was well worth the trip. Ilona was extremely helpful and corrected me on a number of errors I was making with some plants I already have, she also gave a comprehensive instruction on... More 

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Thank Gilli5359
Redcar, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

This is my favourite garden centre in the picturesque village of lealholm, poets corner is crammed full of wonderful plants shrubs herbs trees and unusual things, very friendly and informative staff, I could spend all afternoon meandering around this little idyll.

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Thank Alison L
Billingham, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

A super little garden centre/ nursery in a beautiful location.very knowledgable staff and quality plants and shrubs.

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1 Thank George R
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Lovely little Nursery but with plenty of information on all plants. Reasonable prices, very friendly.

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