Welcome to Pippa's Plants
Approachable, knowledgable, affordable
Supplier of plants for all situations - hardy plants grown in Powys, trees, shrubs, hardy and unusual perennials, pond plants
Horticultural services - I am available for garden advice and help, floristry and pruning
Design and planning for gardens large or small - raised beds, town garden, wildflower meadow, country estate
Courses on a range of horticultural techniques - run from my Powys garden, introduction to propagation and pruning for the keen amateur, informal floristry, basket willow
'Minafon', Llangadfan, Welshpool
A milder winter - so far! - means the developments continue; the pond and tree planting in the far field are mostly finished. Time to start thinking about sowing seeds for the new season!
Facebook page can be found at @pippasplants or via the facebook icon at the bottom right of this page!
(Check this site as well though as sometimes there is too much information for a Facebook message.)
Willow courses 2020
Have you signed up yet?! More info under 'Courses'
Visitors looking to buy plants are welcome to the nursery at any time by prior arrangement
Eventually, I hope to open the garden for the NGS scheme again, but at the moment everything is under construction!
Melcourt 'Sylvamix Natural' in re-used plastic sacks. This is the nursery equivalent to 'Sylvagrow' Organic Growing Medium.
The compost is organic, peat-free, RHS recommended, Soil Association approved - used at Highgrove House and has a Royal Warrant - what more could you need?!
More info under 'Plants'
Practical one-day courses are available according to season - the topics can be tailored to suit the group or individual;
introductions to many branches of horticulture, propagation, pruning, willow weaving and floristry.
For fellow travellers with different interests, or those who would like a full weekend away, there are numerous other activities to participate in - and some outstanding countryside to enjoy.
An annual or quarterly commission, or a tutorial for you to carry out the work.
Advice, planning and design
Garden advice, planting plans, designs for self-build
Large-scale plans, garden design for contract-build