Playhatch Garden Centre

Welcome to Playhatch Garden Centre

Playhatch Garden Centre in Reading is your one-stop shop for all your gardening needs. Whether you are just getting started on your first garden project or are a seasoned gardener, you can enjoy quality and value at our garden centre.

Find Us: Henley Road, Playhatch, Reading Berkshire RG4 9RD.
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About Playhatch Garden Centre

Playhatch Garden Centre prides itself on offering plants and gardening products of the highest quality. Our dedicated and knowledgeable team are here to help you with all your gardening questions and there's always a friendly face to welcome you to the centre. We are all about gardening here at Playhatch Garden Centre, with a well-stocked plant area, a huge range of quality house plants and everything you need for your garden. So whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting out on your first project call in and see us today. From October we open our popular Christmas shop. Decorations, trees and lights adorn our showroom as the team prepares for the Christmas season. We are a great place to visit all year round and you can be assured of a warm welcome here at Playhatch Garden Centre. See you soon.

Playhatch Garden Centre Opening Hours

Monday: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Tuesday: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Wednesday: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Thursday: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Friday: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 10.00am - 4.30pm
(Tills Open at 10.30am)

We are here to help

Call us at

0118 948 4445

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Gift Card

Give the gift of choice. Whether its's for Christmas, a birthday or just because, our British Garden Centres Gift cards can be used in any of our Centres or Restaurants across the Country. Our gift cards are avaliable in a range of beutiful designs and can be purchased in-store or online.

Spring Gardening

There are plenty of jobs to do in the garden this spring from planting Summer Flowering bulbs, sowing seeds, and tidying the garden ready for the warmer weather. Get everything you need for your garden this spring at British Garden Centre. Shop online and at your local British Garden Centre. Whatever the weather, we bring your garden together.

Family Card

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Meet the Team

Jackie Biddle

Centre Manager

Britain Get Growing

Want some useful guides on growing your own fruit and vegetables this year? Visit our Britain Get Growing campaign page to find out more.


Shop Online

Have you seen our new online store? You can now shop British Garden cerntres 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from the comfort of your home. Can't make it to playhatch Garden Centre? Don't worry we have everything you need from your gardening essentials to BBQs and outdoor furniture that can be delivered to your door. We have everything you need to make your garden and home perfect.


Houseplants are an incredible accessory to your home and have incredible well-being benefits that help improve our mental and physical health. Visit our stunning Houseplant department in-store to see the many different varieties we stock, from small succulents to large palms.

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