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 - more a guide to the main items which you will find when you call in. 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, Spear & Jackson, Wolf Garten 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 by Haws and Burgon & Ball. Lawncare: with our advice and a range of top products from Evergreen, Vitax, Johnson’s, Weedol 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.
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 is always in stock. 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.
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.
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, soaps and organic skincare, tea lights, storm lanterns and candles, delicate coloured glass vases - 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 Printmakers collection features work by British artists and we stock great cards from other collections. Super value gardening books.
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 - stylish painted wood ‘Versailles planters’ too. Starting a new pond? We stock Ubbink butyl liner in 2, 4, 6 and 8m widths. Keep your pond clean, clear and healthy using traditional barley straw.
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.
We stock logs from the nearby Belmont Estate and ‘Brackettes’ – as featured on ‘Countryfile’. Also fire-lighters, kindling and stylish hearth furniture. Rustic pottery chimineas and stylish iron BBQs. Locally-sourced lumpwood charcoal too.
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.