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A happy ever after story? June 28, 2019
Once upon a time, a lady fell in love with a beautiful pair of olive trees. They were tall, well shaped and healthy - everything she was looking fo... [MORE]

Plant of the week. Pelargonium Graveolens - Rose scented Geranium June 28, 2019
This weeks plant of the week is the rose scented Geranium. Its heavenly scent is one you cannot miss. The wonderful rose fragrance of this variety,... [MORE]

Plant of the week. Tulbaghia Violacea - Society Garlic. June 14, 2019
Our plant of the week is... Tulbaghia Violacea or 'Society Garlic'. The name society garlic, stems from the edible parts not leaving an offensive ... [MORE]

Plant of the week. Viburnum opulus Roseum May 24, 2019
Our next plant of the week is a recipient of the prestigious Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society. Viburnum opulus Roseum is ... [MORE]

Plant of the week! May 10, 2019
Each week, Barbara will select a plant to become Stonecrop's plant of the week. We're going to start with the stunning Wisteria. Usually thought o... [MORE]

Busy bees!! April 24, 2017
After many years of wanting to keep bees at the nursery, finally this year it has happened! Barbara is pleased to announce that thanks to a very goo... [MORE]

A busy start to 2016 March 23, 2016
Weve been getting ready for another busy year at the nursery, The first event of the year is coming soon (Harrogate spring flower show 21st - 24th A... [MORE]

Christmas is coming...... October 06, 2015
Christmas has already started for us As like previous years once we have finished up our last horticultural show,Christmas begins for us, wiring co... [MORE]

Ready for our season to begin March 01, 2015
This year we have had our polytunnel recovered and we are now stocked and ready for our busy season to begin. Please take a look at our events page ... [MORE]

RHS Awards Ceremony February 26, 2015
Recently we were invited to London for the RHS Awards Ceremony where we were awarded the Colin Spires Herb Trophy for our exhibit of herbs at the RH... [MORE]

Epworth Food Fair November 29, 2014
Epworth Food Fair This year at Epworth Food Fair was a great success for us selling fresh homemade wreaths and seasonal planters. ... [MORE]

Gold and Best Growing Tastes Exhibit RHS Hampton Court Palace 2014 July 08, 2014
A Gold medal and Best Growing Tastes Exhibit at Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014 Barbara recieving The best Growing Taste exhibit award at R... [MORE]

Amateur Gardening May 31, 2014
Our new strawberry mint hits the headlines again !! 31st May edition of Amateur Gardening   ... [MORE]

Really?.... A mint that tastes of Strawberrys ? May 12, 2014
         Really ?............ A mint that tastes of Strawberry ? RHS Malvern spring show BBC footage which inc... [MORE]

Isle family firm strikes gold October 12, 2013
An isle family has struck gold after impressing judges at the Harrogate Autum flower show. Husband and wife team Barbara and RobinAdair run the s... [MORE]

Epworth Bells April 21, 2011
           Judges award gold to nursery         &... [MORE]

SNOW December 14, 2010
Untitled document Snow     December came and the heavens opened !!! No one could have predicted the extreme weather that we experi... [MORE]

BBC Northampton Harrogate flower show September 17, 2010
An interview Barbara Adair did with Johnnie Ames form BBC Northamptons 'The Green Welly Team' . To listen to the interview either click on the link ... [MORE]

Epworth Bells May 27, 2010
ITS BLOOMING MARVELLOUS          Its Blooming Marvellous   Eastlound based Stonecrop N... [MORE]

Epworth Bells October 01, 2009
                     FLOWER POWER: The owners of... [MORE]

Epworth Bells May 07, 2009
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BBC Look North visits Stonecrop April 22, 2009
           Paul the weatherman from BBC Look North visits the nursery   The nursery was a hive o... [MORE]

Scunthorpe Evening Telegraph March 30, 2009
Farmers’ market’s keeping tourism blooming �� Event helping attract visitors AN AWARD-winning farmers’market is bel... [MORE]