Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large – Our first impressions
With green trim on an aluminium frame and horticultural glass this is a popular structure. It is particularly recommended for first time greenhouse buyers. It is renowned for its strength and it has bracing at the side giving it additional durability, Using a galvanised steel plinth gives additional height and will keep the greenhouse fixed to the ground securely. There are three different choices of glazing available. A superb first timer’s product which will last for many years. The dark green frame will blend in easily to the natural surroundings of your garden, whilst the toughened glass will both protect and show off your latest plantings and garden projects. With a 10×6 greenhouse interior, this fantastic model would be a wonderful addition to the smaller garden as well as city or town living where there may be limited opportunities for you to grow the plants and flowers that you dream of.
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Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large: Questions you may have
If you are looking for your first greenhouse then it is easy to become overwhelmed by the sheer choice of greenhouses available to you. Price, size, style and features will all play a part in your decision making process, combining to find the perfect greenhouse for you, your gardening projects and your garden. Here at whatshed.co.uk we take a look at the Acorn greenhouse’s many features to help you make an informed purchase decision.
Exterior frame: The dark green aluminium frame will enable the Acorn greenhouse to blend into the background of your garden effortlessly. The optional plinth will keep the greenhouse fixed to the ground securely and give an additional 12cm height.
Interior: The 10x6ft spacious interior will let you enjoy plenty of space in which to carry out your projects. Grow flowers, plants and vegetables in this pleasant environment whilst enjoying 360 degree views of your garden.
Windows: The window panes of this model of Acorn greenhouse come complete with horticultural glass. Although the cheapest out of the glass options, the horticultural glass is more than adequate for purpose.
Door: The door of the Acorn greenhouse is styled similarly to a stable door, giving flexibility of having either the top or bottom section open, or both at the same time.
Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large: How easy to build?
Due to the 10x6ft size of the greenhouse and the many panels of horticultural glass to install, it is recommended that a team of two work on assembling the greenhouse together. Arriving directly to your door, the greenhouse will be flat-packed and will come complete with all the frame pieces, horticultural glass panels, fixtures and fittings that will be required during the assembly process. Using the step-by-step instruction manual, putting the greenhouse together is a straight-forward process, although installing the glass panels may be time consuming. The Acorn greenhouse could be assembled within a day or less depending on the DIY experience of the assembly team.
Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large: What is the overall quality like?
Eden Greenhouses showcase a range of high quality greenhouses in their vast product range. The Acorn Greenhouse model is no exception in its quality of design and construction. With a green coloured aluminium frame containing multiple panels of horticultural glass, this model shows off a fine design. A plinth may be added as an optional extra during the purchase process, to fix your greenhouse firmly to the ground as well as providing an additional 12cm height. The Acorn greenhouse is fairly low maintenance, however due to the primarily glass nature of the structure you may wish to clean the window panes on a regular basis to aid visibility. A simple soapy solution will help to give those windows an extra sparkle.
Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large: Technical Information
Size when assembled:
W = 1.95m (6ft5)
D = 3.19m (10ft6)
H = 2.25m (7ft5)
Eden Greenhouses Acorn Horticultural Glass Greenhouses Large: Our final thoughts
The Eden Greenhouses Acorn Greenhouse’s stylish looks and practical features will inspire gardening projects for many years to come. The fully transparent structure with floor to ceiling horticultural glass allows for your latest projects to be seen from all angles of the garden whilst remaining protected from the elements. At this price the Acorn greenhouse will be enjoyed for many years to come by both enthusiastic gardeners and their friends and families alike.
Quality of construction 7.5/10 Longevity of material 6.8/10
Prices around: £699.95
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