Greenhouse Centre

The Greenhouse Centre located in Stapenhill Cemetery, Burton is a specialist horticultural and environmental education centre offering gardening education and vocational work experience to schools, community groups and the general public. Vocational training includes the delivery of  a non accredited basic foundation gardening course which acts as a first step on the path towards a career in horticulture.

The Potting Shed

Greenhouse centre

Staff and students from fountains high school now operate the Potting Shed which is a retail unit, at the Greenhouse centre, selling top quality plants to the public. The potting shed is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am – 2pm.

The Greenhouse is the centre of East Staffordshire Borough Council’s campaign for the regional Britain In Bloom competition and supports a number of local entries into Heart of England In Bloom by supplying plant material and expert horticultural support both at the centre and out on community gardening projects.

If you would like further information on any of the facilities offered by the Greenhouse Centre or would like to become involved with any of our groups please telephone 01283 508385 or by e:mail: paul.steed@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk