What’s Happening at Rachael’s Plant Outlet
Open Evening Thursday 11th April, 2019
5pm – 8pm
15% Discount during the evening off plants
Nursery Tour – taking place at 6.30pm
Raffle – All proceeds to Swim22 – Diabetes UK
We are pleased to have with us during the evening: Sue Bates Artist – Cards and framed prints of flowers.
Cakes and Daisies – Range of Cakes and Bakes, Wedding Floral display, together with Hand Tied Floral Bouquets
Owner Julia Moore of Cakes and Daisies Bakery and Coffee Shop – March, Cambs.
The bakery specialises in wedding and occasion cakes which are made in house by Cakes and Daisies owner Julia Moore.
With 25 years cake making experience you are in safe hands for your special day.
Bespoke wedding, event and funeral floristry is also offered.
Great range of stock available, especially in larger specimen stock
Topiary, Bamboo, Standard Trees, Pleached Trees, 10L pots and above – great to make a real impact in your garden.
BARE ROOT STOCK - Available from Mid November
They are a cheaper alternative to pot grown plants and are very commonly brought for hedging.
ADVANTAGES OF BARE ROOT:
Much more cost effective - especially if you are planting a large area.
Much easier and cheaper to transport.
Only planted in winter, so low maintenance after planting.
Greater selection of varieties - more varieties are grown bare root
Plants are dormant in Winter - Always the best time to transplant any stock.
Excellent for Wildlife.
A wide selection of Bare root and Rootballed trees Girth size ranging from 6-8cm girth – 20/25cm girth in most common varieties and larger sizes in certain varieties.
Please contact us for any enquiries for Bare Root or Rootballed stock.
AUTUMN & WINTER BEDDING - Now Available
Great Range of Trees
Great range of trees available from Half standards, Light standards to Semi-Mature – Hardy Palms, Olive and Fern trees in various sizes and so much more !!!!
WISBECH ROSE FAIR
Rachael’s Plant Outlet is pleased to be involved with the Rose Fair again this year.
We have a display in Wisbech Baptist Church, Hill Street. Wisbech Baptist Church does a wonderful display each year, so please do call in and take a look.
Open Wednesday 4th, Thursday 5th, Friday 6th and Saturday 7th July.
Fantastic flower arrangements, why not enjoy a lovely cup of tea during your visit and chat to the friendly helpers and Church members.
WONDERFUL RANGE OF SUMMER BEDDING & BASKETS AVAILABLE
6 pack bedding £2.10 per tray – 9cm Bedding £1.18 – Hanging baskets from £11.70 – Potted Planters from £7.15
Hanging Basket refills start from £7.00 per basket.
Multi – purpose compost - £4.75 for a 75L bag or 3 bags of 75L Multi-purpose for ONLY £12.00
GREAT NEW STOCK AVAILABLE
Fantastic range of Olive trees, superb collection of climbers on frames – many varieties available
Summer Bedding – Great selection
Continuously we hold a vast range of topiary
As always we have a wide range of 2L and 3L stock, together with larger specimen stock.
BARE ROOT STOCK AVAILABLE
Forestry and Hedging, Bare root and Rootballed Trees. Please contact us for further information.
EXCITING TIMES AHEAD!!!
Rachael’s Plant Outlet is delighted to be making many improvements over the next coming months. We have already made a good start with our improvements – We now have a dedicated entrance to our area, with a new car parking bays, lots of car park spaces together with new Disabled parking bays.
We are presently busy moving all our 2/3L stock into our glasshouse show area - so no worries during the winter months, nicely under cover with a vast variety of plants – of course we have all your old favourites plus many new varieties.
Whatever your style I am sure we will have plants to brighten and enhance your outdoor living space.
Over the coming months our outdoor area will become a large display area for our Trees, girth sizes ranging from
6-8cm girth – 20/25cm girth – A wide selection of shapes available, Pleached, Feathered, Multi Stem, Umbrella, Pyramid, Roof Trained and Cubic.
Also on display will be our wide range of Topiary stock consisting of various shapes and formations – Ball, Pyramid, Cone, Cube, Pillar, Spiral and Lollipop trees and much more.
We will also have a wide selection of Specimen stock starting from 10L upwards.
New Toilet facilities will become available during the next few months – these will be closer to our area so much more convenient for everyone to use.
Due to expansion and an increase in demand Rachael has pleasure in announcing two new members of staff who have joined her existing friendly team.
Sarah - has been working over the summer months with us and already is building good relationships with our customers. Sarah serves customers together with Fiona and between them they do a great job of looking after our stock.
Ryan has just started his apprenticeship with us – Ryan is working alongside me within the Sales area, taking orders, placing orders on our system, dealing with new enquiries, responding to e-mail enquiries as well as getting really involved with all of our customers.
Rachael and her team look forward to seeing you in the near future and we will keep you posted with our new developments.
Best wishes Rachael
MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING 2016
Last Saturday the 24th September we held our Macmillan Coffee morning – Another successful morning – fantastic weather and a great turnout of customers, friends and family.
I would very much like to thank my staff colleagues Fiona and Ryan for all of their help and to our great cooks for their delicious cakes – these include Fiona, Kerri (Ryan’s mum) who also kindly gave her time to us to serve all the yummy cakes, Hazel (Rachael’s mum), Julia and Rita (friends).
Johan, my husband got greatly involved and kindly took customers out on nursery tours. Cameron my son was also a great help running the raffle and booking the nursery tours. The craft stall went down a real treat – many great gifts and cards for Christmas – thank you to Janice and Sam for all their hard work and creations. Cooks Butchers in the village kindly donated a raffle prize, some further raffle prices were donated by friends.
We had great support and we are very thankful to all who attended.
We have so much stock to offer you over the next coming months – our tables are stocked fully with freshly new potted stock – all is looking beautiful – this stock consists of Shrubs, Perennials, Autumn Bedding, a range of Containerised Trees – we have a great range of Pleached Trees on display together with a range of planted pots, fantastic offer on Compost – Multi Savings on all lines. We continuously stock topiary and larger specimen stock – and so much more – so please do come and visit to view our full range of stock.
Looking further ahead we will be offering, Bareroot Forestry and Hedging, Bareroot and Rootballed trees from Mid November onwards.
Rachael’s Plant Outlet - Ministox Sponser.
Rachael’s Plant Outlet is pleased to be sponsoring Kegan Sampson – Kegan is 11 years old and he is racing this season, for his very first time in Ministox. Kegan previously raced Ninja Karts.
What makes Kegan special to us – Kegan is Fiona’s grandson – I am sure most of you will be familiar with Fiona – my work colleague.
This sponsorship will go towards helping Kegan with maintenance of his Mini. Here at Rachael’s Plant Outlet and Tamar Nurseries we wish Kegan the very best of luck with his forthcoming races. If anyone is interested in knowing where and when the races take place – please contact me for further details.
MacMillan Coffee Morning
Rachael would like to thank everyone who came along on Saturday to support our coffee morning – Fantastic weather and a great turnout – So much support from customers, friends and family.
We raised a grand total of £500.
I would also like to thank my work colleagues Fiona and Janice who both worked very hard to make the morning successful together with my mum who kindly baked many many cakes for us – Also members from the Wisbech Baptist Church who also kindly brought lovely cakes with them.
A HUGH THANK YOU TO ALL!!
Battersea – The Landscape Show
Rachael from Rachael’s Plant Outlet attended the landscape Show last week Tuesday and Wednesday 22nd/23nd September with her colleagues from the Main Office Landscape Sales team – Nigel Davies and Sadie Holland.
It was a great couple of days – always a pleasure to see existing customers and potential new customers.
Out with the Old – In with the New
The staff at Rachael’s Plant Outlet are pleased to have moved into their new office - Goodbye to the old cabin and a very much welcome to our New Log Cabin - nicely decorated in co-ordinating colours of our logo - Purple and Lime Green - not to be missed – customers can clearly find us!!!
Our new office comprises of an office area for staff only and a welcome/seating area for our customers - In this area we take payment – we have comfortable sofas if you wish to take a rest - Planting literature available within this area - Shortly arriving is a Hot drinks machine - we also have cold drinks available at a very small cost.
Together with an outdoor seating area so why not take advantage of our facilities - Come and do your plant shopping and then take a well-earned rest enjoy a sit down and a drink before going off to really start your hard work by planting your lovely purchases.