Plant lovers of Canberra, you asked and they've delivered! Your favourite local suppliers of all things floral and garden have been getting their online stores in order so you can stock up on supplies to get your spring and summer gardens on track AND treat yourself to a bunch of flowers, a terrarium or an indoor plant baby while you're at it. Here's a list of those beautiful Canberra businesses helping to keep your little corner of the Capital lush and green even when lockdowns loom.
The Heritage Nursery
Offering an extensive range of fruit and ornamental trees, perennials, annuals, edibles and almost anything your garden dreams can conjure up, the Heritage Nursery is officially online. They have the options to click and collect or delivery, so you can order a few things or an entire truckload from the comfort of your couch.
Another superstar Canberra garden centre, Rodney's have managed to stuff their website full of all of the amazing plants you would expect to find if you were there in person. You'll find an extensive range including succulents, climbers, hedges, ornamentals and fruit trees. They've even planted a virtual veggie patch so you can stock up on seedlings which is pretty damned awesome.
Usually, the folks at Canberra Colour pop up at the Capital Regions Farmers' Market but they now have an online store and offer a flat rate delivery across Canberra - just $10 will see your plants appear at your front door like magic. The value for money here is absolutely second to none and the size of the plants is amazing for the price. You can snap up both flowers and veggie seedlings to have your garden bursting with life in no time. Sutton Road Nursery
Another farmers market regular, Sutton Road Nursery is now offering online shopping with delivery to Canberra. Their range of natives, shrubs and seedlings never disappoint and delivery is free for orders over $150 (just in case you need encouragement to add a few extra things to your cart...).
Canberra's favourite garden centres are now online!
Green Gold doesn't have an online shop but that doesn't mean you miss out. Just call or email the team and arrange your purchase by phone then you can collect onsite.
Indoor garden looking less jungle and more desert right now? Don't panic - there are some amazing indoor plant nurseries based right here in Canberra and they have been sprouting online shops just for you.
The Green Vine
This shiny new kid on the Canberra plant block, The Green Vine only recently opened their real-world doors just before Canberra locked down. Thankfully, their online shop is stocked full of beauties including some rare finds. Start scrolling to get your fix.
Offering the perfect combination of house plants (and planters) and fresh flowers, Urban Jungle are online and their website is as pretty as their plants and flowers. The team are offering same-day delivery (it's free if you spend over $100) or click and collect.
Bliss, the go-to for many Canberra 'plant people' are now offering a click and collect option so you can adopt all of the pretty plant babies right now! Check out their socials to see what's available and arrange collection.
A small business offering luscious indoor beauties, Viridian Life are offering click and collect 7 days per week. You can 'shop' via the Facebook page and when you purchase, you'll be offered a time to collect. Seems simple? It is. Now buy all of the plants!
Canberra's indoor plant specialists are now online!
If you want to add a burst of blooms to your home, Canberra's florists are stepping up to the lockdown plate by offering click and collect or delivery. Lock down life is the perfect excuse to treat yourself or send a bunch of cheer to your nearest and dearest so to order, check out:
As Canberra's businesses continue to build their online presence post-Covid, the choices for greening your home and garden online are springing up all the time so now is a great time to get growing. Contact free, no worries: the perfect garden is now just a click away!