Established in 1923, Carpenter’s Nursery & Farm Shop is a family-run garden centre that offers quality plants and gardening accessories. Our popular Farm Shop offers a wide range of groceries, drinks, treats and home-grown veggies, with many products supplied by local producers. Our award winning cafe 'The Potting Shed', offers freshly prepared breakfast, brunch, lunch, teas, coffee and cakes, and is a popular destination for the residents of St Albans, Harpenden, Welwyn and beyond.  

Patio & Basket Plants


We now have a large selection of potted patio and trailing plants to choose from, with multi-buy deals available when you buy 10 or more.  We also have a great selection of ready-made hanging baskets and planters to choose from. 

A Tour of Carpenter's

Own Grown Veg Update

Our Own Grown Organic Carrots