Provender Nurseries is an established wholesale trade supplier of plants, soil and related horticultural sundries based in Kent and serving trade professionals throughout London, the South East and further afield.
We supply to all aspects of the horticultural trade, landscape and amenity sectors including garden designers, landscape architects, landscape contractors, golf courses, schools, local authorities, professional gardeners and allotment societies.
Our 17 acre site in Swanley is conveniently placed for access to the M25, A2, M20 and London. We continually stock a wide and diverse range of plants including popular lines such as trees, hedging, shrubs, specimen plants, herbaceous, grasses, bamboos and topiary. Complementing and supporting our plants we supply topsoil, soil and compost mixes and bark mulches all available in bulk bags and loose as well as railway sleepers, irrigation equipment, tools, fertilisers, tree stakes and turf to order.
We are one of the largest manufacturers of quality compost, top soils, top dressing and growing media in the South East alongside our normal range of soils we can also offer bespoke mixes. Our range of plants and sundries can be delivered using our fleet of vehicles.
Horticulture is a passion for Provender Nurseries. This is reflected in our quality of service to professionals in the horticultural industry.
07 Mar 2014
And your shallots and while we are at it your potatoes too! Almost forgot the garlic. Now the days are lengthening and milder weather is on its way, if the weathermen are to be believed, it is time to get down to the allotment and get this season’s bounty under way. We have everything you need as a dedicated and discerning allotment owner, 15 varieties of potatoes, 6 varieties of onions, and a limited number of shallots and...(more info and photos)
04 Mar 2014
You just have to love an Amelanchier lamarckii - 3 seasons of interest from one hard working plant. Often used in many a planting scheme and it is not hard to see why: New foliage emerges coppery bronze in spring, followed by dazzling, simple white flowers in summer, autumn does not disappoint either with stunning orange-red foliage accompanied by small black berries popular with birds. Amelancheir lamarckii form a small tree...(more info and photos)
28 Feb 2014
Yellow heralds the the arrival of spring with huge swathes of Narcisssi nodding their heads to the sun. However there are some other beauties to consider at this time of year that sing the onset of spring with their lovely yellow blooms: Stachyurus praecox - an open spreading shrub with bell-shaped yellow-green flowers in late winter and spring borne on bare stems. Corylopsis spicata - bright yellow fragrant flowers in the spring...(more info and photos)