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Wednesday, 15th March 2017 08:00am by Petersham Nurseries


A new opportunity has arisen to join the team at Petersham Nurseries. We are looking for an experienced Restaurant Manager to work closely with the Executive and Head Chef to manage and mentor our front of house team. As Restaurant Manager, you will have the responsibility for delivering quality service by training, developing and leading a well-briefed, motivated, customer-orientated team; planning, and communicating within all departments to deliver ...


Evergreen Shrubs

Friday, 11th November 2016 03:28pm by Charlotte Senn

November is marching on a pace but there is still plenty of colour and interest in the Nurseries, for seasonal containers and gardens alike.

Evergreen plants come to the fore, providing structure for many years to come. Here is a short list of a number of our favourite evergreens on offer now.

- A selection of evergreen Topiaries, in a variety of sizes and heights that will create pivotal accents, focal points and beautiful features for containers in the season ahead. Fragrant myrtle, olive, bay, ...


Autumn Squash Tagine with Cobnuts, Damsons & Chard

Monday, 17th October 2016 01:34pm by Charlotte Senn

As the weather gets colder we are embracing the change in season in the way that we eat. This hearty recipe created by our Head Chef, Damian Clisby was inspired by the delicious organic squash supplied to us by Haye Farm, Devon.  



1 x autumn squash

1 tsp ground cumin

1cm piece of ginger (paste)

½ tsp sweet paprika

1 pinch of saffron

1 cinnamon stick

6 cloves garlic (paste)

6 shallots, peeled & quartered

1 preserved lemon

2 ltr squash stock

Olive oil


Cut the squash into wedges and use the ...


Frieze London

Thursday, 01st September 2016 11:47am by Petersham Nurseries


Petersham Nurseries will return to Frieze London - one of the world's leading contemporary art fairs, from the 5th - 9th October.

Please note that the 5th October is VIP day and therefore not open to the public.

Upstairs on the mezzanine a la carte restaurant, Ronny de Koning, Thomas Broom-Hughes and Amanda Brame, are planning and creating the most beautiful living installations and drawing in many elements of Petersham, from spectacular, wildly planted urns, to h...


An Inspirational Tuscan Tour

Friday, 08th July 2016 04:30pm by Charlotte Senn

At Petersham Nurseries the inspiration behind our menu is led by seasonal produce, Italian flavours and by what is growing in our kitchen garden. We believe that there is nothing more satisfying or motivational than personal and first hand experience. Damian Clisby, our Head Chef recently took a small team from the kitchen to Italy on a cultural and culinary tour of Tuscany. Where the cuisine is strikingly simple, seasonal and respectful of traditional techniques. A perfect marriage to our style...

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