Allotment Shop
Shop opening times Saturdays and Sundays from 10.30 - 12.00.
9. Gardening Gloves 10. Shed maintenance materials.
7. Seasonal items Potatoes Onions Shallots Garlic 8. Watering cans
4. Ground Cover Black Plastic Weed suppressant Meshes/Netting 5. Canes 6. Tools (New & Used)
1. A range of seeds 2.Compost (see below) 3. Fertilizers Blood, Fish and Bone Growmore Lime
How to find the HwDAA Shop. The shop is located on our Alderman Moore’s site. When the shop is open, the gates to the site are always open. There is plenty of car parking and the Number 24a bus goes past the site. This map shows were the Alderman Moore site is located just off Ashton Drive. (Takes you to the Bristol City Council website)
Our philosophy is that we are not a garden centre (but we are cheaper than most). Our aim is to stock just essential gardening items. Our top ten are:
Shop News
© Hotwells & District Allotments Ltd 2007-2020
The shop is now open on Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 - 12:00. We’re not open Wednesdays at the moment. We have put in place measures to reduce risk of COVID - 19 infection and protect customers and volunteers following Government and Horticultural Trade Association (HTA) guidance. Details here.. Autumn planting onion sets and broad beans are now available in the shop. Onion sets (Winter Red, Shenshyu Yellow and Autumn Champion) 250g £1.00 Garlic Solent Wight (softneck) £1.50 per head Shallots (Longor) approx. 100g £1.50 Broad beans Aquadulce Claudia 100g 50p Please note spring planting garlic will not be on sale next year
Links to local Garden Centres
Rivershide Garden Centre Rivershide Garden Centre Brackenwood Garden Centre Brackenwood Garden Centre
Compost We are moving to a new system of sourcing and distributing compost around each site: Peat free; no plastic bags; locally sourced: Green Waste Compost This compost is intended as a general purpose soil improver and can be used for all your typical growing needs such as planting out, mulching and soil conditioning. Specific products like seed compost or ericaceous will still be stocked at seasonal times as usual. In addition we now have Bagged Peat Free Compost available in the shop:- Melcourt Peat Free All Purpose Compost in 50L bags priced at £6 per bag..