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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Turn clay soils

Turn clay soil while it's still dry and reasonably manageable, leaving it in large lumps over winter so that the frost can help break it down. You'll find once the big clods are shattered by freezing they'll be much easier to work in spring: add well-rotted organic matter to boost nutrients, too.

Growing for show

Growing your own food is one of life's great pleasures, and like most good things, it's worth doing well. A great way of measuring your progress is to pit yourself against the old-timers - producers of football-sized onions and metre-long carrots.

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