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Dobies Plants, Flowers, Seeds & Garden Supplies

We're building on our competitively priced, 'no frills' ethos with a new range of key products at down to earth prices! You'll find them throughout the catalogue, including in our 'Gardening Essentials' - those items of equipment that no gardener should be without! Look out for the Down To Earth badge across the site, and enjoy shopping the range today.

Dobies Gardening Club

Spring Bulbs

Spring bulbs will help you to fill gaps and provide colour and interest before perennials and shrubs begin to grow again.

Garden Equipment

Hand picked by Dobies gardening specialists, our range of garden equipment offers you innovative, quality products.

Garden Essentials Clearance

Transform your outdoor space from as little as £4.99 with great savings across Rattan furniture, raised beds and much more.

Garden Ready Bedding

Our garden ready bedding will provide a great kickstart to your summer bedding displays and bring colour to your patio pots with ease.

Flower Seeds

From poppy seeds to calendula seeds, here we present our full range of incredible flower seeds for to grow on the flower patch.

Autumn Planting Garlic

Plant our range of autumn garlic bulbs from October to January for a bumper harvest from May to July the following year.

What our customers say

Brilliant range of seeds and garden products. Excellent service and good prices. Would thoroughly recommend.

Jane Y

Always get excellent service and delivery was fast. Everything well packaged, i love looking through the catalogues. Keep up the good work, thank you

Clare A

Great service. Kept up-to-date with delivery, and tree I purchased was much, much better than I ever imagined. So pleased. 5*

Noo N

Who are


Dobies have been supplying flower and vegetable seeds direct to gardeners since 1894, starting in the Chester area, and for over fifty years now, to customers throughout the UK. An extensive range of products are featured in our online shop. In addition to seeds, we offer the largest range of young annual plants available by post, plus bulbs, fruit and garden equipment.

Our business has been built on supplying direct to customers, and our products are not sold in the shops. This enables us to offer many unusual and hard-to-find items, at very competitive prices.

Read more about the history of dobies.

What makes Dobies special?...

  • We've been keeping garderners happy since 1894 and there's no sign of that changing!

  • We've won Which? Best Buy Seed Supplier? We regularly top 'Best Buy' price comparisons.

  • Our massive product range continues to grow and we produce some amazing catalogues.

  • We don't sell any varieties that have been produced as a result of genetic modification.

  • We've got over 23,000 reviews on Trustpilot. Over 16,000 are 4* and above.

Helpful Tips & Useful Information

We're here to help and provide you with everything you need to make the most of your outdoor space.

Growing Advice

We've complied a handy list of all of our growing advice all in one place. Full of PDFs, blogs and interactive guides we hope this content helps you grow the best and most fruitful crops.

Which Potatoes To Grow and When

Growing your own potatoes down your allotment is a fun activity, but let’s get to know the difference between all the kinds and types of potatoes you can choose from at Dobies first.

Ten Bedding Plants to Create A Beautiful Winter Garden

Discover our top 10 winter bedding plants and fill your garden even after the temperature has dropped! They make it easy to create colourful displays.