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Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a beginner just starting out, May is a good time to roll up your sleeves, get your hands dirty and enjoy the pleasure of seeing your plants grow.


Okells is an independent, family run garden centre based outside Chester

Established in 1982 and evolving over the last 40 years, today Okells brings together a beautiful selection of indoor and outdoor plants, curated homewares & gifts from independent suppliers and a coffee shop designed to bring people together.


Whether you're a seasoned grower or an enthusiastic novice, our garden shop is stocked with everything you need to get the most out of your garden.


Our lifestyle shop brings together a thoughtfully curated collection of gifts and homewares - from cushions and throws, to books, cards and candles.


Our coffee shop is all about seasonal, home-made and deliciously fresh food, coffee and cake.  See an example of our menu here.

What our customers say
Stunning Garden Centre and Café. We love visiting here. So much horticultural choice and stock. The staff are knowledge and friendly.
— Shirley, Google Review
I just love it! Beautiful healthy plants and it's a pleasure to walk around. The cafe is also amazing and staff are helpful and friendly.
— Tracey, Tripadvisor
Okells has a lovely cafe and a cool little gift shop with lovely household pieces. It also has a wide selection of plants for your garden.
— Noo, Google Review
Delightful place! Great plants, lovely atmosphere. Staff very friendly and efficient. The shop was very impressive, the stock offered a wide range of high quality products
— Jacky, Google Review


For landscapers, garden designers, and bigger projects. If you regularly buy plants for landscaping projects and you're looking for a quality plant supplier, please contact us for more information.