We want to thank all our customers for their continued support during the Covid-19 lockdown.

We are pleased to announce that Bypass Nurseries will re-open its doors this Friday 15th May.
Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm and Sunday from 10am to 4pm.


We have put the following measures in place to ensure the continued safety of our staff and customers:


-Limited Numbers in store

We will be closely monitoring the number of people attending the store and if we feel that social distancing may be compromised we will be operating a one in one out policy.


-Trolleys will be disinfected between customers.


2 metres social distancing must be observed throughout the store.

Please be considerate while shopping and be aware of staff and other customers.


-Only 2 people per household can attend at one time.


-No dogs allowed


-Card payments only

We currently cannot accept any cash or gift voucher payments.



Please be prepared to queue when you visit the store, as we expect it to be busy and we have a reduced number of staff members working.


We are still offering deliveries to those who are unable to visit the store, please call us on 01473 310604 or email thegardencentre@bypassnurseries.co.uk  to discuss. We can also offer collection from the store.






Welcome to Bypass Nurseries Garden Centre – known as the place where quality plants and garden products thrive alongside friendly expert advice.

An independent, family owned, business founded in the 1930’s – we operate three garden centres located in Suffolk, Middlesex and London.  We also grow bedding plants and houseplants at our own nursery based in Essex.

In addition to being committed to offering a wide range of quality plants and garden products, we also offer an extensive selection of garden furniture, houseplants and gifts and an even wider range of products and services provided by our on-site concessions.

We have qualified and experienced horticultural staff on hand to help with plant related questions –  and all our centres have coffee shops serving wholesome refreshments.

Whether your garden is large or small – you’ll find everything you need at a Bypass Inspired 2015 - from Bypass Nurseries Garden Centre, Capel St.Mary, IpswichNurseries Garden Centre!

And you’ll find lots of inspirational ideas for your garden, home and lifestyle in our magazine ‘Inspired’ – click on the picture to read it online.