About Us

The company name is Cannifer Ltd
Trading as: Cannifer, Hart Canna, Lincluden Nursery
The directors of Cannifer Ltd are Keith and Christine Hayward.

Our Address:

Lincluden Nursery
The Cedars
Shaftsbury Road
Surrey GU24 9EN

Phone numbers

Our email address:


To find the nursery, on the A32 in Bisley, watch out for the pub, the "Hen & Chickens". Immediately turn into Shaftesbury Road. We are the 2nd turn on the right immediately as you enter Shaftesbury Road. Watch for our sign "Lincluden Nursery" on the corner. The drive 200 yards along the track.

Visitors are welcome, by arrangement, any day including weekends.
Please phone us:

At the nursery we sell cannas and giant plastic planters.

Our online catalogues are:

www.hartcanna.com Planters and plant pots.
www.hartcanna.co.uk Cannas.

We have the following employees and regular helpers:
Nick, Dave, Celeste, Janis, David.

National Canna Collection

We hold the National Collection of Cannas under the auspices of Plant Heritage See our website:
Plant Heritage website www.nccpg.com
Visitors are welcome to see our collection. Just phone or email to agree a date and time.

Information on cannas, canna cultivation etc

For full information on canna cultivation, botany, disease etc, see our online canna catalogue.
Canna catalogue

Canna Trial

Each year we hold a trial of canna cultivars at our nursery, in which we show some 150 varieties and species of cannas.
This will be open to visitors during the Late August Bank Holiday, Friday to Monday, 10.00am to 4.00pm.
For futher details see our Canna Trial website


We also present lectures on horticultural themes for clubs and gardening societies:
"Glorious Cannas" All about cannas: history, botany, types, cultivation, etc.
"Taking a Stand" Behind the scenes at the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (we have exhibited at the Hampton Court Flower Show annually since 2003.
"Hunting for wild cannas in Argentina" A slideshow of our visits to Argentina and Bolivia in search of canna species.
"Our World Of Cannas" Covering our various canna interests: Nursery, National Collection, Exhibiting, Visits to South America etc.
"Entertainment on a horticultural theme" Songs, poems, readings, general chit chat. Suitable for club annual dinners, Xmas parties etc.
We love to do it, so please don't hesitate to enquire (phone or email). We will travel any distance. The furthest so far is Ireland. We make a charge for presenting a lecture or an entertainment.

Our Websites