Nurseries & Artisans 2024:

See which fairs each nursery is attending:

A Love Blossoms

Alison Hayhurst Willow NEW

Allie Pottinger Watercolours NEW

Amorosa Enterprises

Arrowsmith Woodwork

Artisan Plant Supports

Bridge Farm Plants

Brocton Leys Organic Garden


Chris Cooke Plants

Cliff Bank Nursery

Conquest Plants Nursery

Cotswold Garden Flowers

Cottage Memories

Di's Glassworks and Smithy NEW


DJA Plants

Fayrefield Plant Nursery NEW

53a The Hideaway

Freckles & Flora NEW

Green End Farm Nursery

Green's Leaves

Guest Home and Garden

Heartsease Plants

Hillview Hardy Plants

Hooksgreen Herbs

Ian & Teresa Moss

John Cullen Gardens

Jurassicplants Nurseries

Kura Ilera NEW

Linda Scott Hardy Plants

Long Acre Plants NEW


Lyneal Mill Nursery

Malcolm Allison Plants

Malvern Savlia Collection

Maverick Garden Art NEW

Mayfields Plants

Meadow Days Nursery


Middlemoor NEW

Mintopia NEW

Morton Nurseries

Mr D'Arcy's Heritage Fruit Trees

North Staffs Hostas

Orchard Furniture

Ox Eye Daisy

Pegboarders NEW

Penmere Plants

Peter the Bee & Friends

Piecemeal Plants

Plant Lovers Garden

Pottertons Nursery

Primrose Bank

Priorswood Clematis NEW

Prized Perennials

Rainbow Eucalyptus

Rebecca Christian NEW

Roseland House

Rosemeade Nurseries

Seagate Nurseries NEW

Sophia Davenport


Stannard Plants

Stonyford Cottage Nursery

Stuart Marsh Sculptures

The Edible Garden Nursery NEW

The Kokedama Llama NEW

The Lavender Pot NEW

The Gobbett Nursery

Thomasson Farms NEW

Tinker and Fix

Tissington Nursery

Tom's Yard NEW

Under Capricorn NEW


NEW FOR 2024

Si Poole's Mintopia exists as a National Plant Collection of Mentha. The sales of the mints solely support the collection's existence, it's ideals and aims, one of which is to give access to rare and unusual mints that are hard or impossible to source through the usual commercial channels. This is Si's story:

Mintopia: Nurturing nature, Nourishing minds

I found myself entranced by the vast tapestry of botanical intricacies of Mentha, including the labyrinthine Latin names that adorned each species. Mintopia, the fruit of this fascination, emerged as a sanctuary for mint enthusiasts, boasting an impressive array of 195 distinct varieties—a testament to the enduring allure of this humble herb.

As the collection burgeoned, so did my awareness of the importance of biodiversity conservation and sustainable practices. Recognizing the fragility of ecosystems and the vital role that plants play in maintaining ecological balance, I embraced a commitment to fostering biodiversity within Mintopia. Each plant propagated and sold not only sustains the collection but also contributes to the preservation of genetic diversity, safeguarding against the loss of invaluable botanical heritage.

Moreover, Mintopia transcends mere botanical enthusiasm, embodying a holistic ethos of "growing for wellbeing." Rooted in the belief that nature holds the key to human flourishing, this ethos permeates every facet of Mintopia's operations. By cultivating a deeper connection to the natural world, Mintopia endeavors to promote holistic wellbeing, both for individuals and the broader community. This commitment is exemplified through collaborations with schools in Cheshire, where Mintopia serves as a living classroom for eco-pedagogical initiatives.

Through hands-on learning experiences, students are not only introduced to the wonders of plant life but also gain invaluable insights into sustainability, biodiversity conservation, and the interconnectedness of all living things. By nurturing an appreciation for nature's intrinsic value, Mintopia aims to sow the seeds of environmental stewardship in future generations, empowering them to become custodians of our planet's precious resources.

In essence, Mintopia is more than just a collection of mint varieties; it is a living testament to the transformative power of curiosity, sustainability, and eco-pedagogy. As the collection continues to flourish and the seeds of knowledge take root in young minds, Mintopia stands as a beacon of hope for a greener, healthier, and more harmonious future.

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