Monkton Elm Garden Centre

Monkton Elm

Monkton Elm Garden & Pet Centre at Monkton Heathfield, near Taunton, started out life in 1978 as a tomato nursery business and has grown into one of Somerset’s leading independent, award-winning family-run garden centres.

Monkton ElmStill run by the family, Monkton Elm specialise in providing the best quality and widest range of plants in the area, as well as having an extensive selection of gardening products and equipment. whether you’re a keen gardener or simply love to entertain outdoors.

In addition to plants, gardening and Grow Your Own products, it also stocks a range of gifts, clothing and books – perfect if you are looking to buy presents for someone or just want to treat yourself.

The garden centre’s new state-of-the-art Elm Tree Restaurant, which opened in 2015, provides freshly made breakfasts, lunches and dinners as well as cakes, cream teas and cold snacks.

There is also the Pondside Café on site, which is perfect for light refreshments.

Visitors can enjoy the on-site Pet Centre where they can find healthy pet food and special treats for their beloved animals, as well as talk to the expert team.

There is also a Craft Centre on-site run by specialised crafters who are on-hand to offer help and advice to anyone who is a keen crafter or is just looking to take up a new hobby.

There is something for all the family to enjoy. Well behaved dogs are welcome on-site, except in the restaurant area, and there is a children’s play area which includes a Toddler’s Kingdom for youngsters aged from two until six, a Kingsacre Climber, suitable for children from three-years-old to 13-years-old as well as a Traverse wall and Timber Button Stools.

For more information, please visit the garden centre, which is located just off the A38 at Monkton Heathfield between Bridgwater and Taunton, call 01823 412381, visit, log on to or follow the company on Twitter by visiting

Recently recognised by the Somerset Chamber of Commerce as an award winning “Family Business of the Year” Monkton Elm lives up to all expectations as a Destination Garden Centre.


Monkton Heathfield, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8QN
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