Category Archives: Irish Garden Centres

Powergreen in Dublin: Scalp Wood Nurseries

  A new month brings a new garden centre! The leaves are turning golden-brown so we’re inspired to bring some colour into our garden. We spoke to Joseph McMahon at Scalp Wood Nurseries, Kilternan, Co. Dublin, to find out what’s … Continue reading

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Powergreen in Kildare: Caragh Nurseries

  With all the great weather we’ve been having lately, it was only a matter of time before we went to a Garden Centre to get some tips and ideas about what to grow next! We spoke to Jo McGarry … Continue reading

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Powergreen in Dublin: Murtaghs of Sandymount

The sun was shining again so we decided to pop to an independent/local gardening centre. Welcomed by cheerful, bright flowers and beautiful gardening furniture, we were excited to see what Murtaghs of Sandymount had to show us. We spoke to … Continue reading

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Powergreen in Westmeath: Fern Hill Garden Centre

With the sun splitting the stones, where better to be than a local garden centre surrounded by beautiful flowers, budding trees and colourful plants?Now that Spring is well and truly upon us with summer quickly approaching, we decided to find … Continue reading

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PowerGreen’s Garden Centres of Ireland.

  Over the last few months we have been talking to various Garden Centre owners around the country and we thought it would be an idea to gather them together in one accessible blog. Some Garden Centres of Ireland. Wexford … Continue reading

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PowerGreen in Kerry: Killarney Garden Centre

  We spoke to Tommy Brosnan who has been running Killarney Garden Centre for 11 years. Tommy:  11 Great Years! PowerGreen: What is your earliest memory of gardening or horticulture? Tommy: The wall flowers and bedding plants grown by my … Continue reading

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PowerGreen in Kerry: Ballyseedy Garden Centre

  We spoke to Bernie Falvey who has run the Ballyseedy Garden Centre in Tralee for the last 20 years. PowerGreen: What was your first memory of horticulture? Bernie:  When I was about 14 years old I remember my uncle … Continue reading

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PowerGreen Meets: Barry Ward from Ballinasloe Garden Centre

We had a chat with Barry Ward who owns the Ballinasloe Garden Centre in Galway. PowerGreen: How is business these days? Barry:  I have been open 22 years and it is still tricky. I recently opened the Nursery with my … Continue reading

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PowerGreen in Galway – Dangan House Garden Centre

We talked to Paddy Cunningham of Dangan House Garden Centre in Galway. Powergreen: How did you first become interested in horticulture? Paddy: When I was 12 or 13 my brother and I picked daffodills and we used to sell them … Continue reading

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PowerGreen back in Limerick – Currragh Chase Garden Centre

Ray Conway runs the Curragh Chase Garden Centre in Co Limerick. PowerGreen: What interested you in Horticulture? Ray: I have had a life long interest the gardening, my father started a small Garden Cenrte in the back of our house. … Continue reading

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