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COVID-19 Situation

11/05/2020 After 24hrs of uncertainty following Boris Johnson’s address to the nation yesterday I am pleased to confirm that Root One will be re-opening from this Wednesday. I would like to congratulate our industry trade association – the HTA – for their campaign on behalf of all garden centres. We realise that being in the first wave of businesses that are allowed to open is a privilege and that it comes with a tremendous responsibility – the responsibility to make this work so that others will be allowed to follow, but the co-operation of all is required if this is to be so. Social distancing is a paramount requirement. Please rest assured however that (despite the directives and the limitations placed upon us) we will be doing everything we can to make your visit to Root One as pleasant and welcoming as we can. Be aware though that our friends, the growers, have, like us, had to furlough staff and have been forced to reduce or cancel crops. The availability of bedding plants and vegetables, in particular, is sparse and so, whilst we will do our absolute best to fill our displays with colour, scent and form, please be patient and understanding as we (and the industry that we are so proud to be a part of) try to find our feet again. Jeremy Brudenell Owner, Root One   26/03/2020 Root One is a proud and paid up member of the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) which represents the garden centre industry. The HTA is currently lobbying the government arguing that we be classified as Home and Hardware stores, which... read more

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As part of our ongoing commitment towards being more environmentally friendly, we make every effort to source more eco friendly products.

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