FLOYDS CLEMATIS OPEN WEEK SEPTEMBER 3RD TO THE 9TH 2018

August 6th, 2018

WHAT A YEAR IT HAS BEEN FREEZING COLD UNTIL THE END OF APRIL THEN ONE MONTH OF SPRING THEN BLISTERING TEMPERTURES FOR JUNE ,JULY .AND AUGUST , BUT WE ARE HAVING OUR LAST OPEN WEEK OF THE YEAR AND WE HAVE PLENTY OF NEW VARIETIES FOR YOU TO CHOOSE ,viticella SUPER CUTE ,AND viticella SUPER NIGHT ,TO NAME BUT 2 ALSO REMEMBER WE ARE BASED AT SHOWELL NURSERY CHIPPENHAM SN15 2NU AND ARE OPEN 10 TILL 4 ON ALL 7 DAYS

THURSDAY TO SATURDAY OPEN DAYS 2018 MARCH 29TH T0 31ST

March 18th, 2018

SO DUE TO THE LOVELY SPRING WEATHER OF THE LAST TWO DAYS OF OUR FIRST OPEN WEEK OF THE YEAR , WE HAD TO CLOSE 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND FREEZING WINDS ,WE HAVE DECIDED TO DO A THREE DAY SPECIAL FOR EASTER , BECAUSE WE KNOW HOW MUCH YOU MISS US ,SO HOPE TO SEE YOU AND HOPE THE THERMOSTAT HAS RISEN, MARCEL

SPRING IS HERE

March 6th, 2018

SO HERE WE ARE IN 2018 ,AND SPRING IS FINALLY AROUND THE CORNER, AND WE HAVE SOME LOVELY NEW CLEMATIS FOR YOU ,TAIGA,ISABELLA,MYOSOTIS TO NAME BUT THREE , AND LOTS OF OTHER LOVELY CLIMBERS FOR OUR OPEN WEEK WHICH STARTS NEXT MONDAY THE 12TH OF MARCH ,HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE, REMEMBER WE ARE OPEN FOR ALL 7 DAYS

OPEN WEEK AT FLOYDS CLIMBERS MARCH 2018

February 24th, 2018

Hi , just to let you all know we are having an OPEN WEEK FROM MARCH 12TH TO THE 18TH 10 TILL 4 ON ALL 7 DAYS , WE ARE BASED AT SHOWELL NURSEY ,CHIPPENHAM SN15 2NU, AND WE HAVE LOADS OF NEW VARIETIES AVAILABLE , PURPLE DREAM, PINK SWING , LEMON BEAUTY ALL SCENTED , NINA , SKYFALL, SARAH ELIZABETH, AND PLENTY OF CLIMBERS ,HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL SOON MARCEL

FLOYDS CLEMATIS OPEN WEEKEND SEPTEMBER 2017 4TH TO 10TH

August 30th, 2017

WELL HERE IT IS THE LAST OPEN WEEK OF THE YEAR , AND DO WE HAVE SOME BEAUTIFUL PLANTS AVAILABLE YOU BET WE DO INCLUDING THE BRAND NEW TEXENSIS PRINCE WILLIAM LOVELY PURPLE TULIP SHAPED FLOWERS IN ABUNDANCE FROM JULY TO SEPTEMBER ,THE HIGHLY SCENTED CASSANDRA A HERBACEOUS CLEMATIS UPTO TWO FEET HIGH AND THE LOVELY NEW TRACHELOSPERMUM PINK SHOWERS SO YOU HAVE SEVEN DAYS BEFORE WE CLOSE OUR DOORS UNTIL NEXT MARCH SO WE HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL AND REMEMBER WE ARE BASED AT SHOWELL NURSERY CHIPPENHAM SN152NU 10AM TO 4 PM ON ALL SEVEN DAYS ALL THE BEST MARCEL

CARDIFF FLOWER SHOW 2017

April 12th, 2017

WHAT CAN I SAY ABOUT CARDIFF FLOWER SHOW THE SUN DID SHINE AND THE PEOPLE FLOCKED TO OUR STAND AND LOVED THE DISPLAY OF BEAUTIFUL CLEMATIS ESPECIALLY GUERNSEY CREAM AND PICOTEE AS THEY WERE BOTH IN FULL FLOWER ,MORE NEWS WE ARE HAVING AN OPEN WEEK AS I TYPE THIS NOTE 5 MORE DAYS LEFT TO SHOP ,SO COME SEE US DOWN AT SHOWELL NURSERY NEAR CHIPPENHAM BEFORE THE EASTER BUNNY SNEAKES THEM AWAY 13TH TO 17TH OF APRIL 10 TO 4 ON THE LAST FIVE DAYS BEFORE THE SLIDING DOORS CLOSE FOR ANOTHER MONTH REGARDS MARCEL

WISLEY SPRING AND VINCENT SQUARE

April 1st, 2017

March comes to an end with a flurry of activity, last weekend we were at wisley spring flower show and we had a cracker we did not stop selling for all 3 days and the two stars of the cast were clematis SORBET and COUNTRY ROSE the public went mad for them with there nodding spiky flowers in shades of white and pale lilac ,and a victorian pink for COUNTRY ROSE,then onto vincent square for our first display of the year and a silver .and as i drove upto london on thursday morning at 2am i saw a hare and as it looked at me i thought maybe it was thinking who`s the mad one here ,anyway Cardiff flower show next week

the first open week of the year

March 19th, 2017

We opened our doors to our customers for the first time this year and we were greeted with a beautiful sunny day and we were busy from the start ,the best sellers were the beautiful deep purple clematis koreana brunette not surprising as all our plants are covered in bud and flower and then all our sollya hetreophylla a lovely evergreen climber native to tasmania which gets covered in miniture blue bells from june to september
and we also sold loads of viticella`s but then we always do and the last star of the show were the armandii clematis which we sold out of on the first day,next week we are of to wisley spring plant fair hope to see you there.

OPEN WEEK MARCH 15TH TO MARCH 19TH

March 12th, 2017

Hello everyone we are having an open week down here on the nursery and we have lots of plants ready for you to buy if you so wish ,what is looking good at the moment are all the alpina`s ,koreana`s and macropetala`s full of bud in an array of colours from the deepest purple in koreana brunette to the purest white in koreana Broughton Bride also looking great is the lovely evergreen clematis Michiko which are dripping in bud which will open to glistening white flowers ,there are plenty of big flowering clematis available aswell and if your tipple is a double
we have the following Charmaine deep ruby red ,Arctic Queen ,ice white Diamanthina deep blue ,and Josephine to name but a few ,Hope to see you all later in the week we are OPEN 10 TO 4 ON ALL 5 DAYS AND REMEMBER WE ARE BASED AT SHOWELL NURSERY BYE FOR NOW , MARCEL

SPRING IS AROUND THE CORNER

February 28th, 2017

WELL WANT CAN I SAY ABOUT FEBRUARY, I HAVE BEEN OUT MOST WEEKS GIVING TALKS FROM OXFORD TO WILTSHIRE AND DOWN TO WALES OR ACROSS HOWEVER YOU LOOK AT IT BUT THE ONE THING I KEEP HEARING WE CANT WAIT TO GET OUT IN THE GARDEN ,AND AS FOR IN THE GARDEN THE CLEMATIS HAVE ALL GOT GOING AND THE VITCELLA`S HAVE DECIDED SPRING IS ALREADY HERE ,BACK TO LAST WEEK I GAVE A TALK TO BITTON GARDENING CLUB AND FOR ME IT WAS LIKE GOING BACK IN TIME BECAUSE MY TWO LITTLE GIRLS WENT TO PRE SCHOOL THERE MANY MOONS AGO IN THE VILLAGE HALL ,I USE TO PICK UP MY YOUNGEST GIRL FROM THERE MOST LUNCH TIMES , I WOULD OPEN THE DOOR TO THE HALL AND JASMINE WOULD DO A LIITTLE SHIMMY DUCK UNDER MY ARM AND OF SHE WOULD GO HURTLING DOWN THE ROAD WITH ME RUNNING AFTER HER ,SHE WAS ALWAYS GOING TO BE TROUBLE, NOW SHE`S SIXTEEN AND STILL IS ,ANYWAY ENOUGH ABOUT THAT WE ARE HAVING OUR FIRST OPEN WEEK OF THE YEAR IN MARCH 15TH TO THE 19TH 10 TO 4 ON ALL 5 DAYS AND WE HAVE LOTS OF PLANTS READY FOR SALE AND OF COURSE COFFEE ,AND LOADS OF NEW VARIETIES OF CLEMATIS NUBIA ,ACROPOLIS,DAIYU AND WONDERFUL TO NAME BUT A FEW ,HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL SOON
Marcel