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This section on Lancashire garden centres also includes those in the areas of Merseyside and Greater Manchester.

We visited some of the garden centres in Lancashire and checked out their facilities. Each reviewed garden centre has two pages packed full of useful information, opinions and pictures.

We were impressed by the quality and diversity of the garden centres in Lancashire.

The county of the Red Rose, Lancashire has some unusual garden centres including Barton Grange which boasts urinals in the shape of designer flowers. Check out this BBC page for more information.

Click on any of the Lancashire Garden Centres below to read our review of it.

The Barn, near Garstang

"This is not your standard garden centre so our review is non-standard. The Barn stocks a huge range of herbaceous plants plus some  .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: The Barn Garden Centre, The Square, Scorton, Near Garstang, Preston, Lancashire PR3 1AU

Barton Grange Garden Centre, Preston

"Opened in 2008 the Barton Grange Garden Centre at Preston is the second of their garden centres. This is the most lavishly designed of all the garden centres we have visited.  .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Barton Grange Garden Centre, Garstang Road, Brock, Preston,
Lancashire PR3 0BT

Dobbies Garden Centre, Southport

"A new build in 2008, this Dobbies garden centre at Southport follows their standard format. It's large, modern and .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Dobbies Garden World, Bentham's Way, Southport,
Lancashire PR8 4HX

Dobbies Garden Centre, Preston

"Dobbies Preston Garden World is one of their larger ones as evidenced by the modern entrance. We visited them in .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Dobbies Garden World, Blackpool Road, Clifton,
Near Preston, Lancashire PR4 0XL

Lady Green Garden Centre

"An imposing and solid entrance to one of the best garden centres we have ever reviewed. Superb plants, stunning .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Lady Green Garden Centre, Lady Green Lane, Ince Blundell,
Merseyside L38 1QB

Mockridge Nurseries

"A very unimpressive entrance to Mockridge Nurseries which belies the top quality plants that they offer. A large range of plants at excellent .......". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Mockridge Nurseries, Rayner Lane, Ashton Under Lyne,
Lancashire OL7 0AB

Notcutts Ashton Park Garden Centre

"Notcutts Ashton Park Garden Centre was bought from the NWF Group in late 2008 as part of a �14.5 million deal. It's clearly a modern ...........". Click here for our independent review.
Address: Notcutts Ashton Park, Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne,
Manchester 0L6 7UB


All in One Garden Centre
One of the largest garden centres in Lancashire. The range of plants is huge as is the range of accessories, gifts and pets / aquatics. The restaurant offers a great range of daily specials along side snacks, teas and coffees.
All-In-One Garden Centre Ltd, Rochdale Road, Middleton, Manchester M24 2RB
Telephone: 01706 711711
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8.30 to 8.00; Saturday 8.30 to 6.00;
Sunday 10.30 to 4.30.

Birkacre Garden Centre
Birkacres pride themselves on the personal service and value they offer. They stock the full range of plants, garden accessories and gifts. The restaurant at Birkacres is  Camerons. They serve a variety of main meal special, as well as cakes, snacks, teas and coffees. On Sundays there is a popular carvery.
Birkacre Garden Centre, Birkacre Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 3QL
Telephone: 01257 270473
Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday 9.00 to 6.00; Sundays 10.30 to 4.30

Botany Bay Garden Centre
More than just a garden centre, Botany Bay has five (yes five!) floors of shopping space, two restaurants / cafes and a large garden centre area. The kids are lokked after at the Puddletown Pirates play area.
Botany Bay, Canal Mill, Botany Brow, Chorley, Lancashire PR6 9AF
Tel: 01257 261220
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 10.00 to 5.30.