Braithwaite's. Generations
of gardening excellence.



Established in 1892, we are a family run nursery, garden centre and florist offering one of the largest selections of hardy trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants in the North.

We grow on site a large majority of the plants we sell including fruit trees, roses, ornamental trees, shrubs, bedding, herbaceous and much more. Growing the majority of our stock ourselves gives us greater control over the quality and costs meaning we can provide the best value for you.

Please have a good look around our website and if you have any questions, please use the form below. We would be delighted to help!

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We're a Friendly Bunch

Expect a warm welcome and a cheery service. If you're lucky you could even meet our resident 3 legged nursery dog!

True Garden Specialists

With over 134 years of knowledge and expertise passed down through generations, there's not much we don't know about gardening!

Fully Stocked Shop

Whatever you are after, we ensure our shop is fully stocked. If we don't have what you need, we can order this in for you.

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Our Story

There has been a market garden run by the Braithwaite family at Leeming Bar since the 1850's. This was run by Hannah, wife of John Braithwaite who was a builder by trade...

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The Garden Centre

Come and see what we can offer you here at Braithwaite's Garden Centre and Florist.

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Floristry

Flowers are a great alternative to traditional gifts and can be used to mark many special occasions. At Braithwaite's, we supply beautiful flowers for all occasions...

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Bee Keeping

Beekeeping has recently become popular again, having been in decline for more than half a century. At Braithwaite's, we have always kept our own bee colonies on the nursery...

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Gallery

Please feel free to have a look around our photo Gallery...

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Tips and Advice

Click here to find useful and helpful tips and advice.

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Special Offers

Click here to find out our Special Offer!

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News

Click here to find out what has been happening at Braithwaite's just lately...

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Get in Touch!

If you have any questions or queries please don't hesitate to contact us...

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Established in 1892, we are a family run nursery and garden centre offering one of the largest selections of hardy trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants in the North.

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