Top 10 Jobs for January
Often the Coldest Month
Check your winter protection, stakes, ties & supports are still working after any severe weather. Also put out food for birds & leave some garden areas uncut, a little longer, to provide shelter for wildlife in your garden.
Desser&Co have now arrived at Coletta and Tyson.
Desser has been the home of rattan furniture since 1919
Desser produces great ranges of Cane & Rattan furniture, great for conservatories.
Afternoon Tea for Two
We are excited to announce the launch of our NEW Afternoon Tea for Two!
Our Afternoon Tea like the rest of our menu is made from locally sourced ingredients, and is freshly made on the day.
Available everyday from 2pm
Supporting The Refugee Cycle Challenge
We had the Refugee Cycle Challenge stop by the garden centre yesterday
Easyecoplant ™: Peat Free Eco Friendly Bedding
Did you know that all of Coletta & Tysons bedding plants are peat free! Using the environmentally friendly Summer bedding EasyecoplantTM
Growing for a Better Future
Here at Coletta & Tyson we actually grow a huge amount of plants right here in East Yorkshire, some of which you'll see in the garden centre but most of them you'll across chain stores across the country such as B&Q.
The Old Glasshouse
As many of our customers know, we have said goodbye to The Oasis Cafe in 2018, to make way for a brand new cafe experience.
How to Grow Potatoes
Growing from seed potatoes is easy and really rewarding and there are many different varieties available.
5 year Hardy Plant Guarantee
At Coletta & Tyson garden centre we offer a 5 year plant guarantee on all our hardy container grown plants.
Being green is very important to us. We adhere to help the environment as much as we can.
We won the Best Christmas Department in the North East
The GCA runs a Christmas Competition every year for its garden centres to enter. We have entered for the past 6 years, with a lot of hard work we finally won in 2018!
Christmas Charity Day
Thank you too everyone who came to our Charity Day featuring the Yorkshire Air Ambulance on the 2nd December 2018. Thanks to your generosity they raised £350.32!
Grow Your Own Tomatoes
Growing your own tomatoes is simple and just a couple of plants will reward you with plenty of delicious tomatoes in the summer. There are all sizes of tomatoes to try, from the tiniest cherry types, favourites with children, through to full-flavoured giant beefsteak tomatoes.
A ‘Cottage Garden’ Delight
Many gardeners crave the cottage garden look and the secret is in the plants. Grow a mix of these charming, old fashioned favourites and the cottage garden effect can be yours.
Nice 2b Nice is a Hull based charity working as part of the Life for a Kid Foundation. Run and managed by two volunteers, David Freer as Founder & Head of Operations and Co-Founder, Sarah Freer who manages the holiday home, Phoebe’s Lodge.
Gardening Tasks for May
There's always something to be doing in the garden, whether it's pruning, tidying or sowing, so we've put together our top gardening tasks for May.
Woodmansey Primary School in Bloom
As part of Cultivation Street Coletta & Tyson Garden Centre have become an ambassador.
NEW from Westland SafeLawn
Westland have come out with some amazing new products which should be in everyone’s gardening essentials.
This includes SafeLawn: a great lawn feed which is Child and Pet Friendly.
Caring for your Orchid
The Orchid is one of the most popular indoor plants. It is a beautiful addition to all homes with the vast range of colours and sizes that they come in. With the right care, they will give a delightful, long-lasting flower display. Here are some top tips on how to care for your Orchid.
5* Hygiene Rating at Oasis Cafe
The Cafe staff are proud to announce they have received a 5 star Food Hygiene rating!
Freedom Festival Preparation
We are so proud to be a main sponsor of Freedom Festival Hull this year!
We are so proud to be sponsoring Freedom Festival Hull 2017
As this is a special year for Hull being City of Culture 2017, we wanted to show our support for this amazing city.
Coletta and Tyson run the Hull 10K for Dove House Hospice
On Sunday 18th June a team of 12 Coletta & Tyson staff took part in this years Hull 10K corporate challange to raise vital funds for Dove House Hospice everyone made it round the course despite the herendous heat that day (28c) so we are very proud of them all!
Health Stars - A Partnership
We have recently been working closely with Health Stars.
Health Stars works in partnership with the Humber NHS Foundation Trust to enhance the community and mental health services provided to over 600,000 people living in our service area.
Supporting the Kingswood Residents Association
We are happy to say we recently donated 3 bags of grass seed to the special planting event on Foredyke Green, in support of the Kingswood Residents Association.
Grow Your Own Lettuce
With the lettuce shortage seeing the prices rocket, there hasn't been a better time to grow your own!
Love The Plot You’ve Got
Love the Plot You’ve Got – bringing together everything you need to make the most of your outdoor space, whether that’s a balcony, window box or a little space for a lawn.
Our Guide to Setting Up Vivariums
Check out our easy guide to ensure your reptile has the right equipment in their vivarium.