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Mini Greenhouses

Updated on June 25, 2014

Mini Greenhouse Introduction

Mini Greenhouses are very popular and cheap to buy. When it comes to bangs for your buck a mini greenhouse can produce a crop of salad and vegetables year round for very little cost.

The real advantage of course is that these little greenhouses are well, little ! This means that even if you have a little corner of your yard or a space on a balcony it needn't stop you from growing your own !

Mini Greenhouses are also ideal if you simply want to protect certain plants from the cold in the winter months. On this lens we'll have a look at what mini greenhouses are available out there and give information, opinions and lots of nice photos !

Mini Greenhouse Gardman Compact Walk in (Including Shelving)

Mini Greenhouse Gardman Compact Walk in
Mini Greenhouse Gardman Compact Walk in

The very popular Gardman Compact Walk-In Greenhouse now includes integral shelving to make it even more useful !

This mini greenhouse greenhouse is great for seed propagation and for growing young plants and protecting less hardy plants over winter. It makes a great addition to any garden, large or small. The Gardman Compact Walk-In Greenhouse includes wall fixing rings and guy ropes for stability. This mini greenhouse is constructed from stong tubular steel frames and covered in a tough reinforced rip stop PE cover.

Compact Easily Assembled Walk-in Greenhouse with Shelving & Heavy Duty Cover


Ideal for limited spaces

Shelving included

Includes wall fixing rings and guy ropes for extra stability

Stong tubular steel frames

Easily assembled in minutes

Dimensions H x W x D: 1950mm x 1430mm x 730mm / 6ft3" x 4ft6" x 2ft3"

Elite Compact 4ft Wide Greenhouse - Mini Greenhouse

Elite Compact 4ft Wide Greenhouse
Elite Compact 4ft Wide Greenhouse

This has to be the ultimate small greenhouse not so much because it is small but because it is a "real greenhouse" so to speak that functions as features everything and more that you would expect to find on a larger more expensive greenhouse.

The Compact has double sliding doors, a built in base with a low threshold door way, roof bracing and at least one roof vent depending on which size you buy. The smallest size is only 4ft x 4ft and the largest is 4ft x 20ft !

Mini Greenhouse - Plastic Replacement Covers - Gardman Replacement Covers

Mini Greenhouses from Gardman have tough PE Covers but as tough as they are they sometimes need replacing. This is why Gardman produce replacement covers for all of their plastic mini greenhouses.

Easy to fit and cheap to buy.

Gardman Wooden Growhouse - Mini Greenhouse

Gardman Wooden Growhouse
Gardman Wooden Growhouse

The Gardman Wooden Growhouse offers every gardener a low cost means of plant propagation and protection.

This GrowHouse has an attractive pre-treated wooden greenhouse frame and comes complete with two wooden slatted shelves which can be removed if growing taller plants. The growhouse features 4mm twin wall polycarbonate glazing for extra insulation and toughness, hinged doors with latch fasteners and a hinged lid with locking stays for ventilation on warmer days. Larger British built greenhouse are available from and each glasshouse price actually includes delivery as well as installation in your garden, making the whole process extremely simple from start to finish.



Large, rigid solid wood frame

Two slatted wooden shelves

Twin-wall polycarbonate glazing

Hinged doors with latch bolt fastening

Hinged lid with locking stays for ventilation

Dimensions H x W x D:

3ft 7" x 2ft 4" x 1ft 6" (1130mm x 760mm x 500mm)

Gardman 3 Tier Growhouse with Reinforced Cove - Plastic Mini Greenhouse

The Gardman 3 Tier Growhouse with it's reinforced green plastic cover is a great little greenhouse that will tuck into any corner of your garden or yard.

This mini greenhouse costs less than £25 and has a 1 year factory warranty.


Sturdy tubular push-fit frames

Clear PVC and Reinforced PE Covers

Roll-up zipped doors for easy access

Assembled in minutes without tools

Dimensions H x W x D:

1260mm x 690mm x 490mm / 4ft 1" x 2ft 3" x 1ft 6"

See a full range here at Amazon

3 Tier Mini Greenhouse With Reinforced Cover


Repalcement Mini Greenhouse Covers at Amazon - GREAT DEALS

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      5 years ago

      When space is at a premium, the mini greenhouse is the answer.

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      Mary Norton 

      5 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Am happy they now make them smaller.

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      Outdoor Gal 

      5 years ago

      These are great for small backyards!

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      hessa johnson 

      6 years ago

      I'd love one of these. Small but it works!

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      6 years ago

      Some of these are just the right size for my cramped yard.

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      Pam Irie 

      6 years ago from Land of Aloha

      The mini greenhouses are a wonderful alternative to the full size models. They look really attractive too.


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