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About The Garden Centre

Here at the Bell Plantation Garden Centre, we love the great outdoors and we think there is no better place to spend time with your family and friends than in your garden. That’s why we have a simple purpose; to help, support and supply you with everything you need to make your garden look amazing, in a relaxed and enjoyable shopping environment.

Based on next to the A5 and A43 in Towcester, Northamptonshire, our family runs a Garden Centre selling plants, garden supplies and has been giving advice to keen gardeners for over 20 years.

We stock a wide range of plants, trees, shrubs, herbaceous, roses and anything else you want to put in your garden in a 48,000 square feet plant area and shop. We also have a popular gift shop with cards, books, presents and clothing as well as a gardening shop selling tools, chemicals and fertilizers, bird care, seeds and Christmas decorations in December.

At the Bell Plantation Garden Centre you’ll also find our popular Plantation Café, the Poultry Centre and 12 other businesses operating from our site.

4 Reasons to Visit Bell Plantation

1. Amazing Plants

Over 4000 varieties of plants, trees, shrubs, grasses, vegetables, herbs and flowers.

2. Experts Onsite

We employ enthusiastic gardeners and plant specialists who love to advise you.

3. Loyalty Card

You can join our Loyalty Card. Holders can enjoy a seasonal guide to gardening plus up to 5% back.

4. Plant Guarantee

Our Trees have a lifetime Guarantee* and Shrubs and Hardy plants for 5 Years*

Take a look at what’s instore


At Bell Plantation we love horticulture and we think it’s plants that make your garden a great place to be. That’s why our 48,000 sq ft plant area here in South Northamptonshire is packed full of colourful bedding, shrubs, herbaceous, climbers, trees, fruit, and anything else you might want to grow.

Our friendly team has a wealth of experience in horticulture and whether you are a gardening expert or a complete novice they will do their best to help you with anything you need. We choose our plant suppliers very carefully to bring you the best quality plants we can and we buy locally as much as possible. We are also great believers in caring for our plants properly; keeping them regularly watered and well looked after. We are so confident in the quality of our plants, we offer a great guarantee.

So, if you are looking for quality plants, we think the Bell Plantation is the place to visit.

garden pots


Pots and containers are a fantastic way of bringing your garden onto your patio, driveway, path or around your house. We stock one of the widest ranges of pots in Northamptonshire, at a quality that is second to none. The vast majority of our terracotta pots are guaranteed frost proof and often come as part of buy one get one free deals.

Our fibre-clay pots are the highest quality and have a fantastic finish and we also stock a huge range of glazed pots. Our whole range is designed to inspire you to make the most of your patios and driveways and wrap some colour around your home.


Compost is every gardener’s essential ingredient, bringing nutrients to the soil and life to your plants. We stock a wide variety of composts.

Our professional range, asked for by our customers, is high quality and used widely by professional nurseries. We also stock a hand-selected range of compost from other suppliers such as Scotts, Westland and Bord-na Mona. Picking the lines that give you the best results at the best value.

gardening goods and tools

Gardening Goods

You can find an extensive range of garden ancillaries in our shop and covered areas including tools, propagation, irrigation, seeds, hanging baskets, plant support, chemicals & fertilisers.

We have everything a green-fingered gardener needs.

Bird Care

If you’re a wild bird lover then our range of bird care products is for you. We stock a wide variety of bird feed from small 3kg bags to large 12.55kg bags at fantastic value.

Our British made bird feeders are great quality and able to withstand the British weather.

bird care
garden furniture

Garden Furniture

Once you’ve made your garden looking amazing, you need to enjoy it. That makes garden furniture an essential part of any enjoyable garden. At Bell Plantation, our focus is on quality and durability. We only sell furniture from reputable, reliable suppliers who make furniture that is built to last.

Our furniture range includes both wooden and weave suites, benches, tables, chairs, swing seats, parasols and more.

Giftware & Clothing

If you are looking for a gift for someone or simply looking to treat yourself our gift room is a great place to find a little something. We stock a fantastic kitchen range including china, oven gloves, trays and much more.

Our gift room is also packed with candles, stationary, toiletries and our outdoor clothing ranges including wellies are fantastic for those long walks in the countryside.

giftware and clothing

Pet Care

Our pets are often more like family and we know you want to give them the very best!

Whether you have Cats, Dogs or Poultry we have a fantastic range of food and accessories.

We stock a wide range of pet care, wild bird care and wildlife products.

Winter Fuel

Everyone deserves to be warm and cosy over winter – there’s really nothing nicer than curling up in front of the fire with a cup of tea, or perhaps a glass of wine when it’s cold outside!

Our range of great value logs and coal means you can keep your fire stoked up, without breaking the bank.

christmas at bell plantation


We love Christmas at Bell Plantation. Having hand-picked every decoration and decided our colour themes our design team turns our shop into a world of Christmas inspirations.

Our fresh Christmas trees are all British grown and we are very happy to help you with your tree selection, cut the stems and carry them to your car.

Explore Bell Plantation Garden Centre

See the beauty of Bell Plantation from the sky. Check out our cafe, conservatory, plants and everything else available at our garden centre.

Whether you’re visiting us for garden supplies or spending an afternoon mooching around the many stores at Bell Plantation, we are sure to have what you are looking for.

Very busy today, with limits on numbers in certain areas, but still a lovely place to walk around.
Dave Sussman
Dave Sussman
15:02 25 Jul 21
Great range of products, and not just plants or gardening equipment. Clothing, food, toys, books, etc. all to be found here. Also an excellent poultry centre on site. Not the best value, but a must to visit.
Darren Nottingham
Darren Nottingham
14:13 25 Jul 21
It has go-go chickens, and pots
Robert Steel
Robert Steel
16:51 24 Jul 21
The garden centre is great but also today we went to the new Play barn and it really was brilliant! Really clean, friendly and well thought out for the little ones. We had a great time!
Jenny Simons
Jenny Simons
11:47 14 Jul 21
Had a lovely lunch here today with the family. Will definitely be back.
Claire Adams
Claire Adams
18:16 06 Jul 21
Great venue lovely wide open spaces great tea and scones to end our great visit
Jacqueline Veasey
Jacqueline Veasey
15:26 05 Jul 21
One of my favourite places to go! So much choice! Loads to do there too. Soft play for the littlens then see the chickens and peacocksGreat, friendly staff too
12:26 05 Jul 21
Went for cafe very busy but flow was grand, food was really enjoyable.
ruth Seabrook
ruth Seabrook
07:12 03 Jul 21
Great place food excellent shops to die for value for money 💰will go again.
Debora Stevens
Debora Stevens
17:34 26 Jun 21
Lovely garden centre staff always friendly and helpful, lovely range of bedding plants 🪴and easy through tills
Janet Hills
Janet Hills
11:12 18 Jun 21
Had everything we needed, thank you.
Tony Bloor
Tony Bloor
14:13 17 Jun 21
Good place to go good cafe pond center poultry centre good little shops
laurence poyner
laurence poyner
05:59 12 Jun 21
Lots to see. Lovely selection. Helpful staff.
Badria Gates
Badria Gates
11:27 10 Jun 21
Lovely place and a lot of plants, clothes etc., here.
Veronica Gibbard
Veronica Gibbard
20:29 07 Jun 21
Spacious layout with a different feel to the larger chain garden centres, with some lovely touches and different product ranges.
John Mahoney
John Mahoney
16:11 05 Jun 21
A magical place
Philippa Tinsley
Philippa Tinsley
11:06 05 Jun 21
Great garden centre. Poultry Centre is amazing.
13:09 31 May 21
I went yesterday with my daughter who always loves the chickens, we had a lovely afternoon looking at the plants, having lunch and visiting the concessions on site. I would definitely recommend Bell Plantation for all age groups.Will be back.
Sarah Cooper
Sarah Cooper
07:05 31 May 21
The chicken section was much improved over our last visit.
Online Account
Online Account
19:53 30 May 21
Great variety of products, reasonably priced. Love the cafe and the staff are really friendly.
emma Crawford
emma Crawford
12:19 28 May 21
I was quite impressed on my first visit, whilst waiting to be seen, I talked to a couple of people with animals all spoke highly of Charles the senior vet, good enough for me.
Owen Coop
Owen Coop
17:12 27 May 21
Never been before great place to go if u like chickens 🙂
Mark Clayton
Mark Clayton
11:22 24 May 21
Absolutely fantastic place,beautiful plants and the chickens were fun to see.
Marissa White
Marissa White
15:14 22 May 21
Lovely Garden Centre. Very clean and well maintained. Our 1yo loved the Poultry Centre and trying to talk to all the Chickens, Ducks & other poultry!
Rhian J. Owen
Rhian J. Owen
13:17 22 May 21
Lovely food 😍😍😍
Rachel “RC” Nash
Rachel “RC” Nash
22:12 21 May 21
Lovely Garden centre with interesting plants and poultry etc.
Jinx The Mal
Jinx The Mal
16:04 19 May 21
Pleasant trip out looking around the bric-a-brac, well laid out and enjoyed looking round all the chickens!
Rogan Marshall
Rogan Marshall
19:08 15 May 21
Plenty of stock but not what we were looking for
David Noon
David Noon
15:27 11 May 21
Real buzz yesterday- people of all ages out to enjoy a Covid restricted Sunday in May. Good food, good shopping, very pleasant staff. Can't wait for it all to get going again fully.
Wendy Francis
Wendy Francis
17:44 10 May 21
We bought our chickens from here, their keeper was knowledgeable, caring and friendly; no hard sell just good advice, reasonably priced. Nice layout, plenty going on, careful though you could easily spend a fortune.
Phillip Cave
Phillip Cave
12:49 03 May 21

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Watling Street
NN12 6GX
United Kingdom

01327 354 126


Garden Centre, Food Hall & Poultry Centre
Mon-Sat: 9am to 5:30pm
Sunday: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Mon to Sat: 9 am- 5 pm
Sun: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

If you have any questions, contact us today!
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