History to the Current Day at Bawdeswell Garden Centre

Peter and Judy Underwood purchased the garden centre in 1983. It was originally a conifer nursery and has grown from strength to strength to become Norfolk's premier independent garden centre.

With our team of ambitious and knowledgeable staff, they are on hand to help and assist you with all your gardening needs.

Visit our Reeve's Larder food hall, which stocks locally sourced produce including, fresh meat, fish, cheese, bakery, beers, wines, spirits, chutneys, jams and fruit and vegetables.

We have every department under one roof including, giftware, toys, garden furniture, cane furniture, oak furniture, books, cards, clothes, shoes, pet food and of course all your gardening requirements including trees and shrubs, ornaments, pots, water features and garden buildings to suit all tastes.

Take a stroll around our famous millennium garden and relax, take a seat and admire the beautiful scenery.

After shopping, why not relax in our beautiful Reeve's Parlour Restaurant, where all our food is locally sourced and cooked fresh to order. Why not treat yourself to our special afternoon tea for two, which includes sandwiches, homemade scones with clotted cream and jam, a selection of cakes and a choice of specialty teas.

We are proud to provide an extensive plant area which includes trees, shrubs, conifers and alpines. The best quality plants, products and customer service within the whole of Norfolk, very competitively priced. Bawdeswell Garden Centre is an enjoyable experience for all your friends and family.

Our garden centre has something for everyone from famalies to busy business people in need of a break and a chance to catch up on those all important emails with our free WIFI available in the Reeve's Parlour Restaurant, along with a hearty breakfast that is served until 12:00pm!

For the keen gardeners our friendly and experience staff are on hand to assist with all your gardening needs.

General Information

Gift Vouchers

We sell National Garden Gift Vouchers and our own Bawdeswell Garden Centre gift vouchers for that perfect gift.

Reward Cards

Join our Bawdeswell Garden Centre Reward Card today to benefit from great savings and to receive vouchers to spend within our garden centre.


We deliver to any area throughout Norfolk with prices starting from £15.00. Deliveries over £500 are FREE within Norfolk and also FREE delivery on all Cane and Oak furniture throughout the county.


FREE car park, delivery service, facilities for the less abled including wheel chairs, with easy access through the store, Reeve’s Parlour Restaurant with FREE WIFI, gift vouchers, reward card, customer toilets with facilities for the less able and baby changing area, plant information area.

Easter 2019 Opening Times:
Good Friday 19th April - 9am to 5.30pm (Restaurant 5pm)
Easter Saturday 20th April - 9am to 5.30pm (Restaurant 5pm)
Easter Sunday 21st April - CLOSED
Easter Bank Holiday Monday 22nd April - 9am to 5.30pm (Restaurant 5pm)

Opening Times

Garden Centre

Summer Opening Hours (End of March to the end of October)

Monday to Saturday – 9:00am – 5:30pm

Sunday – 10:30am – 4;30pm

Winter Opening Hours (End of October to the End of March)

Monday – Saturday – 9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday – 10:30am – 4:30pm

Reeve’s Parlour Restaurant

Summer Opening Hours (End of March to the end of October)

Monday to Saturday – 9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday – 10:30am – 4:00pm

Winter Opening Hours (End of October to the end of March)

Monday to Saturday – 9:00am – 4:30pm

Sunday – 10:30am – 4:00pm

Look out for our Events and Special Promotions throughout the year.