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    • BBH123
    • By BBH123 2nd Oct 18, 4:44 PM
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    Decorating your garden - terracotta
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    Decorating your garden - terracotta 2nd Oct 18 at 4:44 PM
    Hi


    Does anyone know good sites for sourcing the above, I love terracotta large oil containers and big dramatic vases etc, the sort you create vistas with rather than plant up but I seem to chance on vintage sites where a piece can cost thousands rather than the hundreds I was hoping for.


    I am Hampshire based so a reasonable traveling distance would be good.
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    • tootallulah
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    TK Maxx Homesense often has large dramatic terracotta things - well worth a visit.
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    Thankyou I wouldn't have thought of there so will have a look
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    I looked and couldn't see any this week, you may have to wait for the spring.
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    • silverwhistle
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    Have you tried any garden centres? Somewhere like Keydell Nurseries at Horndean have terracotta, but whether big enough for you I can't recall.
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    Have you tried any garden centres? Somewhere like Keydell Nurseries at Horndean have terracotta, but whether big enough for you I can't recall.
    Originally posted by silverwhistle

    I have had the misfortune of being roped into moving a massive terracotta pot from Keydells, so they have at least had them in the past.
    • Waterlily24
    • By Waterlily24 13th Oct 18, 2:06 PM
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    We loved Keydell Nurseries when we lived down that way. Bought all our codon fruit trees from there and a lot of stuff for the garden.
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    I've bought them from Keydell's as well, sometimes there are "seconds", especially end of season, lugging them into the car is the problem
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