News & Events

Seed Potatoes

Our fantastic range of Autumn planting seed potatoes are now available to buy in-store. With many varieties available which one will you plant?

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Seed Potatoes

GardenFest 2014

WHERE IS THE GRASS GREENEST IN INVERCLYDE? The seeds were sown for this year's GardenFest as Provost Moran opened nominations at Cardwell Garden Centre this morning alongside fellow judges Cardwell Garden Centre's Kieran Gallagher, Ken Thompson and Greenock Telegraph columnist, George Irvi...

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GardenFest 2014

Hanging Basket Plants

Our fabulous range of hanging basket plants are now available to buy. Our hanging baskets plants are the best quality around and, because they are grown in Scotland, they are sure to give a beautiful display in your garden. There are dozens of varieties to choose from, with all your favourites av...

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Hanging Basket Plants

Craft Centre Latest Arrivals

The latest Crafters Companion Scruffy Little Cat must have   The latest Spectrum Noir pencil packs are also available at the Craft Centre. These packs come in 3 different shades (as seen below) and will compliment all of your card crafting projects.

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Craft Centre Latest Arrivals

Mod Podge

Attention all Crafters, it's here at last and what's even better is that we are the cheapest in the West of Scotland! We now have stock of Mod Podge which is available to buy at the Cardwell Craft Centre. Hurry as these items are extremely popular!

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Mod Podge

Brownies

Cardwell Garden Centre were recently asked to help the 27 th th We were delighted to help out by donating sunflower seeds, pots and compost to the group and enlisted the help of local horticultural expert and Greenock Telegraph columnist George Irvine who went along to Lady Alice and gave the Br...

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Brownies

Local Charity Presentation

Cardwell Garden Centre donates to Local Charities Family owned Cardwell Garden Centre today donated £2000 to four charities to help them in the wonderful work that they carry out within the community. The Charities involved were, Calums Cabin in Bute, Inverclyde Downs Syndrome, S...

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Local Charity Presentation

Garden Display

Garden Display Area Looking for ideas for your garden? Why not visit our new Garden Display rooms and be inspired! There's lots of stunning furniture and other items so don't delay and come down and see for yourself.

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Garden Display

Cardwell Craft Fair

The next Cardwell Craft Fair will be taking place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd August and is free to attend. Tables for the Craft Fair cost only £25 per day or £40 for both days. To book a table please call the Craft Centre on 01475 521536.  The Craft Fair will be held under cover so whate...

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Cardwell Craft Fair (1)

MacMillan Coffee Morning Cheque Presentation

We recently held a MacMillan Coffee Morning at the Patio Restaurant on 27th November. MacMillan offer support to people with cancer and their families. Like most charities, the MacMillan organisation relies on donations from members of the public to make up a large proportion of their budget. Eve...

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MacMillan Coffee Morning Cheque Presentation

GardenFest 2013 Awards Ceremony

GardenFest 2013 Awards Ceremony Pictures from the recent GardenFest 2013 Awards Ceremony are now available to view on the gallery We would like to thank everyone who attended the GardenFest awards ceremony and would like to offer our congratulations to everyone who won prizes at the ce...

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GardenFest 2013 Awards Ceremony

Beautiful Heathers

Beautiful range of Heather available. Looking to add a touch of colour in your garden this winter? Why not plant some of our beautiful Heather which is winter hardy and comes in a wide variety of colours and will look amazing in any garden.  

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Beautiful Heathers

Soft fruit and trees

A large range of soft fruit, ornamental and fruit trees are now in stock at Cardwell. With prices starting from only £7.99 there's even more reason to grow your own fruit or plant an ornamental tree in your garden!

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Soft fruit and trees

2014 Cardwell Calendar

Cardwell Garden Centre 2014 Calendar Cardwell Garden Centre are proud to announce that our 2014 calendar is on sale now. This year's calendar is slightly different from our usual format in two ways. Firstly, all the images in the 2014 calendar were supplied by Cardwell Reward Card holders in a co...

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2014 Calendar

Cardwell Nursery

Did you know that the vast majority of plants that we sell at the garden centre are grown at our on-site nursery? Whether it is bedding, trees, hanging baskets or shrubs our team of dedicated staff are working behind the scenes to ensure that only the best quality plants are available to buy at C...

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Cardwell Nursery

British Heart Foundation Heartstart

We are proud to announce that we are one of the first garden centres in Scotland to receive British Heart Foundation Heartstart training.  Whilst we hope to never use the  Emergency Life Support skills that the course provides we also recognise that the need to possess these skills. The...

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British Heart Foundation Heartstart

Greenfingers Challenge Final

The final of the Greenfingers Challenge was held at the Oak Mall shopping centre on Saturday 13th April.  Well done to the finalists  David, Ann, Joseph and Clare and to everyone else who entered. Ann McGavigan of Port Glasgow was judged to be the winner of the fantastic top prize ...

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Greenfingers Challenge Final

Stay up to date with the latest news & offers from around the garden centre

Stay up to date with the latest news, offers and much more from around Cardwell on our Social Media channels. You can view both our Twitter and Facebook pages without having to register and you can even ask us a question online if you have a Facebook or Twitter account. It couldn't be easier. Vi...

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Social Media

Easiyo

We are now stocking EasiYo fresh homemade yoghurt at our Kitchen Shop. It's so simple to make - just mix a sachet with cool water in the jar, fill the yoghurt maker with boiling water, pop in the jar and leave for 8 - 12 hours and you'll have thick creamy yoghurt packed with friendly bacteria and...

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Easiyo

Planted Arrangements

Make someone's day with a gorgeous planted arrangement from Cardwell Garden Centre. We have an extensive range of planted arrangements and orchids available in-store and our friendly staff are on hand should you have any queries. Why not compliment your chosen arrangement with a box of chocolates...

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Planted Arrangements

Cardwell Rewards Card

We are pleased to announce that you can now sign up for the Cardwell Rewards Card online. To receive your Cardwell Rewards Card simply complete the online form As well as this we will email you a monthly newsletter and email you information about exclusive promotions and deals, before anyone els...

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Rewards Card

Guide Dogs

On Monday 17th December Cardwell Garden Centre received a life size Guide Dogs collection box which is situated at our Patio restaurant. This will help raise monies for the training and the life time costs of future guide dogs. Guide dogs for the blind need to raise approx £50,000 for each g...

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Guide Dogs

Bee’s Knees Lifetime Achievement Award

Cardwell Garden Centre director Eric Gallagher was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Bee's Knees awards ceremony held at Greenock Town Hall on Friday 1st June. This award recognises the most admired businessman or woman within the Inverclyde business community and the ...

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Bee's Knees Lifetime Achievement Award

Cheque presentation to local charities

Cardwell Garden Centre owner, Eric Gallagher, presented cheques to five local charities.

Cardwell Garden Centre owner, Mr Eric Gallagher, has today presented five local charities with cheques totalling £2000 to show our commitment to local charities and causes.   Present were Bridie Donnelly from Alzheimers Scotland Inverclyde Asthmatic Support Group Inverclyde Downs Syndrome Su...

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Charity cheque presentation.

Regular craft and hobby demonstrations

We are now the biggest craft and hobby centre in Inverclyde! Our craft experts are holding classes and demonstrations every week.

 The Craft and Hobby centre at Cardwell Garden Centre now holds classes and demonstrations several times a week. Our suppliers Do Crafts will also be here every month for fantastic demonstrations of their great products. Demonstrations: Demonstrations every Saturday from 2-4PM. Subjects ...

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Craft Demos

Craft Shop wins national competition.

We are proud to announce that we have won the "Do Crafts" national window display competition with a staggering 46% of the total votes cast. We would like to thank our loyal customers for voting for us as such a high percentage is almost unheard of.      

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Craft Shop wins national competition.

George Irvine's Blog

In the latest blog post, local gardening expert George Irvine provides valuable hints and tips about roses, tulips as well as advice about containers, hoses and lawn mowers. Stay tuned for more blog entries from George as the gardening season progresses.   Click here

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George Irvine Blog

Gourock Horticultural Society Annual Show & Prizegiving

Last week saw the Gourock Horticultural Society hold their Annual Show & Prizegiving at Gamble Halls in Gourock.  Cardwell Garden Centre director Drew Gallagher was honoured to present the prizes on the night and we would like to extend our thanks and congratulations to everyone involved...

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Gourock Horticultural Society

Cardwell Pet Store

We are pleased to announce that our Pet Store is now open. We have hundreds of items available for birds, cats, dogs, fish and small mammals so whether you are looking for food, toys, bedding or anything else we have it covered.       

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Pet store

Massey Ferguson tractor and Hillman Imp at Cardwell

Did you know that we have a Hillman Imp and Massey Ferguson TE20 tractor on show at Cardwell?    The Hillman Imp was manufactured a short distance away at Linwood until the factory closed down in 1981. This example is testament to the build quality that existed at the Linwood manuf...

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Tractor and Hillman Imp

Contracts Division

Winter Maintenance and supply of Salt 2013/14

We've hardly had a Summer yet but we are now taking orders for the supply of bagged and bulk salt for delivery during winter 2013/14. We can supply both White Marine Salt and Brown Rock Salt in either 20/25KG Bags, 1 ton bags or 18 ton Bulk Loads. Pre-order early to ensure adequate supply. Cardwe...

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Winter Maintenance

Gardening Holiday Trip

Gardening Holiday Trip Gourock Horticultural Society - in association with Cardwell Garden Centre - are organising a six-day holiday trip to Lincolnshire & Norfolk departing from Gourock on Sunday 20 th There are a few vacancies for both twin and single rooms. Cost is £340 per person and inc...

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Gardening Holiday Trip