Welcome to Bumbles

Come and see us for all your plant and garden needs, we’re bigger than you think!

Seeds potatoes now in at Bumbles

For the seasoned grower, kitchen gardener or complete beginner, we’ve got a great variety of seed potatoes available now at Bumbles.

Colourful winter favourites

Colour your garden warm and bright this winter with wonderful Primulas and Polyanthus showstopper range – a great variety of winter plants at Bumbles!

Spring bulbs arriving now

Our range of spring bulbs has expanded this year to include snowdrops, iris, a wide range of tulips – plus much more, come see us soon!

Locally produced cheese at Bumbles!

Part of our new range of deli products available now at Bumbles, lots of delicious cheeses, deli meats and other products as well as frozen pies & puddings made in Kent.
Spring bulbs in at Bumbles Plant Centre


Birdcare at Bumbles


Seed Potatoes now in at Bumbles Plant Centre


Coffee Shop is Closed for Refurbishment

Coffee Shop is Closed for Refurbishment

We are an independent garden centre situated between Cranbrook and Staplehurst on the A229 in Kent. At Bumbles, we feel gardens are like outdoor rooms with huge potential for many uses depending on your lifestyle and we cater for a garden enthusiast’s every possible desire.

Visit us for garden inspiration, take a step back and relax whilst you browse through our large range of plants, including bedding plants, vegetables, grasses, alpines, perennials, shrubs and trees, along with garden products such as troughs and trowels, tubs and trellis, tags, tools and everything else you need for your garden.

We’ve helpful knowledgeable staff on hand to assist you on every visit and because we aren’t part of a chain we stock what we like, we think you’ll like it too!

Opening Times

Main store

Monday – Saturday: 9 – 5
Sunday: 10 – 4

Coffee Shop

Closed for winter refurbishment

Welcome to January at Bumbles

We hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas and wish all our customers a very happy and healthy 2019.  Out in the garden, we now have a great variety of bare root hedging plants in stock, this is a good time to plant hedging – please do ask a member of staff if you need any help choosing what to plant.  There’s still a selection of bulbs in stock, Dahlia tubers will be arriving early in January. We still have some pansies, cyclamen and sweet william and lots of other winter colour. Don’t forget we are always here, so please ask a member of Bumbles’ staff if you’d like some advice or if you are looking for some planting inspiration. 

Look forward to seeing you soon at Bumbles and remember to please call us if you are looking for something in particular – we’d love to help!


Ross's winter ramble around the plant area - bare root hedging winter colour and Christmas trees! Wishing a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all my viewers!

Posted by Bumbles Plant Centre on Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Colour your garden warm and bright!

Get some instant colour in your garden with the wonderful Polyanthus Showstopper collection – 3.3 litre for only £7.99, or go for the warm and bright of our 1 litre Primula range: the choice is yours!

Primulas and Polyanthus at Bumbles PLant Centre
Primulas and Polyanthus at Bumbles PLant Centre
Primulas and Polyanthus at Bumbles PLant Centre
Primulas and Polyanthus at Bumbles PLant Centre

What’s New

Winter colour treats!

Looking for a little extra winter colour to brighten up the garden? We’ve just had a top up of treats including more pansy 6 packs, cyclamen and...

Seed Potatoes now in at Bumbles!

**** SEED POTATOES NOW IN **** A new year dawns upon us and our growing calendar begins again with our fantastic range of seed potatoes! A great...

Spring bulbs and winter plants

A busy first full week of the year for us all at Bumbles with the hard work and preparation underway for the spring ahead and with our expanding...

All about Hedges – Jeremy’s Blog

HEDGES - Hedges, where do l start. Hedges can be any plant, they are just planted closer and in rows. Normally to give a barrier between one part of...

Christmas Opening Times

Our opening hours over the festive period: 24th December - 9am-12pm 25th December - closed 26th December - closed 27th December - closed 28th...

Santa is coming to Bumbles…

This weekend we have a very special visitor joining us at Bumbles!! Santa’s Grotto opens this weekend and will run both Saturday and Sunday this...

Seed Potatoes are now available at Bumbles

Come to Bumbles and see what a difference being independent makes!


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