Did You Know

Did you know?

  • At our Stewarts Broomhill centre located near Wimborne, we have a fascinating play area with Bertie and Gertie, our pygmy goats and even a badling of ducks.

  • You can Buy One, Get One FREE Meal every Thursday evening in our Coffee Shops and enjoy live music whilst you dine.

  • You can buy one hot drink and get a second hot drink FREE before 10am Monday to Friday in our Coffee Shops with your Privilege card.

  • Stewarts have been in the gardening industry for over 275 years since small beginnings in Scotland in 1742.

  • We have our own herd of Dexter Cows, from which meat is produced for our Coffee Shops.

  • If you visit us in the Autumn you will be able to buy tickets for our Pumpkin Evening where we stage a Fancy Dress and Best Carved pumpkin competition for children and adults along with spooky games and a storyteller for entertainment.

  • We also keep our own reindeer herd on behalf of someone very special!

  • Stewarts Christchurch was opened in l96l by gardening TV personality, Percy Thrower and celebrated its 50th birthday in 2011; the occasion was attended by the Mayor of Christchurch and Percy’s daughter, Margaret.

  • Stewarts Christchurch is located on the edge of the New Forest, only 1 mile away from Mudeford Quay where the rivers Avon and Stour run out to sea, close by the historic town of Christchurch and 5 minutes from Highcliffe Castle.

  • We support a local charity every year, nominated by our staff and in the past have supported Macmillan Caring Locally, Dorset Wildlife Trust, Help For Heroes and Julia’s House.

  • Many of the plants for our Privilege Offers are Home Grown on our own Nursery at Broomhill!

  • Stewarts have been proud sponsors of the New Forest Show in July for the past 7 years and exhibiting for over 10 years. Each year we have created a wonderful flowering meadow and Hospitality Marquee for Privilege Customers to enjoy.

  • We have children’s activity sheets to keep the whole family entertained.

Visit one of our centres at
Christchurch, Broomhill, and Abbey

Our garden centres
are open but you can still
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