White Elm Rd, Danbury, Bicknacre, Chelmsford, CM3 4LR
01245 227829

more than just a garden centre

White Elm Garden Centre & Tearoom

Garden Centre

We have an extensive range of perennials, shurbs, roses, trees, alpines & herbs along with bedding plants & vegetable plants in season. 
We also have a wide selection of gardening essentials.

Petting Farm

Our family run petting farm has over 100 animals, outdoor trim trail, playground, climbing frames, tractor track and indoor soft play, along with the Snack Shack for light bites.


Our fully licensed Tea Rooms are open 7 days a week serving a variety of main meals and children’s meals together with light bites and a selection of freshly baked cakes, pastries and desserts.

Shopping Village

At White Elm we have many independent businesses working alongside us, which include Jamie’s Fruit & Veg, Meatline butchers & a whole host of other business from a dog groomers to a travel agents.

Latest News

The Garden Centre is open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sundays 10am to 4pm.   

          Our Tea Room is open (please note we are unable to take bookings for the Tea Rooms).

     The Petting Farm and Play Barn soft play areas are open, entry ticket price includes both Farm and Play Barn.                Please click on the link above to book either a morning or afternoon slot.

 We are so looking forward to seeing you all again at White Elm.