Houghall Plant Centre - Blooming Marvellous Spring Bank Holiday Event, Mon 29th May 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017

The Houghall Plant Centre will be holding their  Blooming Marvellous Spring Bank Holiday event on Monday 29th May 2017 from 10am to 4pm.

There will be a number of craft and display stalls, floristry/hanging basket arrangements demonstrations, FREE gardening advice and there's even a chance to feed our chickens and have a ride on our ride-on mower!

Two male students working at the Houghall Plant Centre at East Durham College's Houghall Campus

A visit to The Secret Garden Coffee shop will make your day complete, with a selection of delicious homemade treats and refreshments.

We currently have over 12 varieties of Fuchsias and eight varieties of Begonias as well as Pansies, Lobelia, Marigolds and Petunias to name but a few all from only £1.25 a plant - to compliment your border or to fill your hanging basket.

We have a variety of hanging baskets bursting into bloom, even troughs and crates if you have the space in your garden.

When: Monday 29th May 2017, 10am - 4pm. The event is focused on the Monday but there will be things going on throughout the bank holiday weekend.

Parking: Please park the Oro Restaurant Car Park or the plant centre's car park on the right just before the turning into Oro.


The Houghall Plant Centre is located in the grounds of East Durham College's Houghall Campus, but can be accessed from the Farm Road, DH1 3PJ, the next right passed the main college entrance if driving out of Durham towards Shincliffe. The car park is located at Oro Italian Restaurant (formally The Pump House). Click here for a Google map.

Houghall Plant Centre
Farm Road
Co. Durham

For more details, please call the Houghall Plant Centre on 07968 911 471 / 07484 702 883 or the Houghall Campus reception on 0191 375 4710.