Riverside Garden Centre Clift House Road, Southville,
Bristol, BS3 1RX
Call us today! 0117 966 7535 Mon - Sat: 9.30 am - 5.30 pm Sun: 10.30am - 4.30pm 0117 966 7535

Gardening Essentials

Our shop stocks a comprehensive range of products in order to help you enjoy gardening and get the most from your garden or allotment. The following is not intended as a complete list of what we have in stock at any one time - more a guide to the main items which you may find when you call in. If you can't find it - please ask. Our shop staff will be pleased to offer advice and support and are compliant with best practice for sales of fertilisers and disease control products.


Tools: extensive ranges of quality tools from leading brands - Burgon & Ball and Kent & Stowe. Propagation: seed trays, propagators, rooting gel, and everything else you need to start your seeds germinating and nurture young plants - Elho, Plantpak and Garland products. Gloves, plant support and protection; clips, wires, thermometers, ph. testers, kneelers and much, much more. We stock a wide range of materials which are sold by the metre - including pea and bean netting, clematis support, horticultural fleece and weed-suppressant. Canes from 3’ to 8’. Irrigation: we are major stockists of Flopro and Fine As Rain products. Functional and classic design watering cans. Lawncare: with our advice and a range of top products from Evergreen, Vitax, Johnson’s and Greenkey, you can turn your patch of grass into a fine lawn in no time at all. Children’s gardening: little tools, gloves and seeds and novelty watering cans to encourage your children get involved, have fun and learn from gardening.


Compost, grits and gravels - fertilisers and plant care products

Major producers represented in our compost yard include Levingtons, Miracle Gro, J Arthur Bowers and Vitax. We carry a great range of soil improvers such as ‘Zoo Poo’, farm manure and mushroom compost. Ericaceous compost for Camellias and Azaleas. We sell specialist growing medium for orchids, cactus, citrus and other houseplants. Pests and diseases - feeds and fertilisers: we stock a range of organic products by Neudorf, Maxicrop, Growth Technology and Vitax - health and beauty treatments for your garden, greenhouse and houseplants.


Seeds, bulbs – potatoes, onions and garlic

We are main suppliers for Suffolk Organic, Thompson & Morgan, Franchi, Johnson’s seeds, including the Sarah Raven collection. Extensive seasonal bulb selections from Taylors and Kapiteyn. A huge range of seed potatoes early in the new year, plus onion sets and garlic when it’s time to plant.


Gifts, vouchers, cards and books

If you are looking for a gardening-related present, Riverside may have it. Elegant and useful gifts - garden gadgets, classic trugs, stylish watering cans and pruning knives - and more besides! We sell gift vouchers for both the HTA national scheme and our own vouchers for use exclusively here at Riverside. Our extensive range of greetings cards from the renowned Art Angels collection features work by British artists and we stock great cards from other collections. Super value gardening books.


Pots and containers – ponds and pond care

Beautiful and elegant pots in terracotta, high glaze and functional plastic for house and garden. We are stockists for Apta, Yorkshire Pots, Ivyline, Elho and other leading suppliers.Half barrels and troughs in treated timber too. Starting a new pond? We stock high quality pond liner in 2, 4, 6 and 8m widths. Keep your pond clean, clear and healthy using traditional barley straw.


Birdcare, bug boxes and ‘bee hotels’

RSPB advice suggests all year round feeding of wild birds and we stock an extensive range of bird food and feeders. We also have a great range of bird boxes and homes for other pollinators and invertebrates.


House fuels, chimineas and barbecues

We stock sustainably produced logs from the nearby Belmont Estate. Locally-sourced lumpwood charcoal too, as well as kindling and firelighters. We also stock cast iron firepits and chimineas during the summer months.


Other services 

We offer an affordable and reliable sharpening service for your shears, secateurs and kitchen knives. We stock Bristol City Council paper sacks for garden waste recycling and corn starch, biodegradable bags for kitchen waste.




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Riverside Garden Centre, Clift House Road
Southville, Bristol BS3 1RX
Call us today! 0117 966 7535 Mon - Sat: 9.30 am - 5.30 pm Sun: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Company Number Reg. 5179239 | VAT number 433 7797 19

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