Welcome to Emcy garden & leisure ltd

Emcy is a local, independent Garden Centre renowned for its friendly customer service, quality products and great prices.

Nestled in the beautiful North Norfolk countryside, we have a large, free car-park and offer a full range of products for the home and garden across several departments including: plants and shrubs, trees, seeds and bulbs, tools and accessories, composts and aggregates, water features, aquatics, clothes and boots, pots, tubs and containers, gifts, cards, books and fancy goods - as well as much much more. Our Outdoor Living showroom contains the largest display of garden furniture and leisure goods in the area.

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Plant gladioli

Now is a good time to plant out gladioli. These plants can be grown in several ways: in groups in the border, in patio containers, or in rows for cut flowers. For the best effect in a garden opt for the former. Plant the corms in groups of five or more. They should be set 4-6in (10-15cm) apart, and 3-4in (7.3-10cm) deep. The deeper planting means that plants may not need staking.

Keeping herbs happy

Few plants are as easy-going as herbs. You can pop them in any spare corner and they'll settle in without fuss. Many of the herbs you'll find in our Holt garden centre are evergreen, too, so they'll perform all year without demanding much in return.

But to encourage your herbs to p…

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