Barracott Plants is a small nursery situated some five miles from Tavistock specialising in shade loving perennials and other herbaceous plants that have architectural interest in the garden.
We pride ourselves in stocking a wide range of plants in certain genera, Astrantia, Bergenia, Convallaria, Disporum, Disporopsis, Polygonatum and Podophyllum to name but a few.
We are open to the public on Thursday and Friday 9am - 5pm from March to the end of September and at other times by prior arrangement when we are glad to welcome visitors we are also happy to send plants by post.
We are situated in the beautiful Tamar Valley with many interesting places to visit such as The Garden House, Cothele House, Buckland Abbey and Dartmoor, we are about one hour away from The Eden Project.
SPECIAL AUTUMN OFFERS ON TRILLIUMS well established 9cm or 1 litre pots.
Collection of any five plants - carriage paid for £35.00
Trillium erectum Purple flowers Apr to June Leaves green 30 to 40cm 1L £7.00
Trillium flexiplex Creamy white flowers April to June Neutral to alkaline soil 1L £7.00
Trillium grandiflorum Large white flowers Green leaves 20 to 30 cm Easy to grow 1L £7.00
Trillium grandiflorum beige New to us we wait to see the colour 1L £9.00
Trillium luteum Yellow flowers Apr to May Dark green mottled leaves 20 to 40 cm 1L £7.00
Trillium nivale Small growing profers neutral to alkaline soil early flowering Mar to May white 15 to 30cm 9cm £5.00
Trillium recurvatum Maroon purple to yellow bi-coloured flowers 1L £7.00
Trillium sessile Maroon to reddish brown flowers Mar to May. Foliage dark green and mottled 1L £7.00
Special offer of Liriopes - Any 10 plants from the following list sent carriage paid for £40.00. These plants are large clumps ex 2 litre pots and could be further divided .
Liriope Muscari bright purple flowers.
Liriope Muscari 'Monro White' good white form.
Liriope Muscari 'Royal Purple' bright flowers Aug - Nov.
Liriope Muscari 'John Birch' Golden edges to the foliage - purple flowers.
Liriope Spicata 'Gi-ryu' (silver dragon) violet flowers thinnish foliage edged with silver.
Barracott Garden Features Offers a range of plant containers,oramental pumps,garden iron work and statues that are available for collection please ring to check that we in 01822 832234
We attend many plants fairs throughout the season and will be quite happy to take customers' plants for collection.
TAVISTOCK PANNIER MARKET, plant fair. Sunday 16th March, 2014.
Non-members £1.00 entrance fee. Good selection of plants.
Rare plant fair - more information on their website
BISHOPS PALACE, Wells, Somersert. 23rd March 2014.
Interesting venue, adjacent to the Cathedral and great grounds!!
SOUTH WEST ALPINE SHOW, West Exe College, Exeter. Saturday 29th March 2014.
Cornwall Gardwn Society, Spring Flower Show
BOCONNOC. Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th April 2014.
Saturday 10.00am - 5pm. Sunday 10.00am - 4pm. Entrance £7.00. CGS members £4.50
Exhibits from the great gardens of Cornwall, wide range of traders, floral art and photographic exhibitions, grounds open. www.cornwallflowershow.co.uk
Charity Specialist Plant Sales
MAPPERTON, Nr. Beaminster, Dorset. Sunday 13th April. 2012.
Entry £3.00 including gardens. Interesting garden, wide range of traders.
SOUTH MOLTON PANNIER MARKET, Pannier Market, The Square, South Molton. EX36 3AB.
Sunday 13th April, 2014. Free entry, 12-15 nurseries.
Royal Horticultural Society
MALVERN SPRING FESTIVAL. Thursday 8th May, 2014 (tickets need to be purchased prior to the day) Friday, Saturday and Sunday various entrance fees. Details on the website www.threecounties.co.uk. leading nurseries from the UK - wide range of stands and exhibits.
RHS ROSEMOOR , Great Torrington, EX38 8PH. Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th May, 2014.
TAVISTOCK GARDEN FESTIVAL, Pannier Market, Tavistock, Devon. PL19 0AL. 25th and 26th May, 2014.
AXEVALE, Axminster. Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd June, 2014.
Entrance fee £8.00 Under 16 £2.00. Reduced price if purchased online www.axevalefestival.org.uk. We will be in the floral marquee as usual.
DEVON HARDY PLANTS, Burrow Hill Farm, Dalwood, Axminster, EX17 3ET. Sunday 29th June, 2014. Free entry to plant fair, entry fee to the garden.
SOUTH MOLTON PANNIER MARKET, Pannier Market, The Square, South Molton, EX36 3AB.
Sunday 13th July, 2014. Free entry.
RARE PLANT FAIR, Stonor Park, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.
Sunday 13th July, 2014. Small entrance fee payable - details on rareplants website.
TAUNTON FLOWER SHOW, Vivary Park, Taunton, TA1 3QG.
Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd August, 2014. We will be exhibiting in the floral marquee, good family day out.
Rare Plant Fair
LADY FARM GARDENS, Chelwood, Nr. Bath.
Sunday 24th August, 2014
RHS ROSEMOOR, Great Torrington, EX38 8PH.
Sunday 31st August, 2014
Rare Plant Fair
ADWELL HOUSE, Nr. Thame, Oxfordshire.
Sunday 7th September, 2014.
NCPG TAVISTOCK, Pannier Market, Tavistock, Devon. Sunday 14th September, 2014.
Charity Specialist Plant Sales
MAPPERTON, Nr. Beaminster, Dorset. Sunday 21st September, 2014. Entry £3.00 including garden. Interesting garden wide range of traders.