Large plumes of smoke could be seen coming from Johnson’s Garden Centre in Fishtoft.
Fire crews were at the scene of a huge blaze at Johnson’s Garden centre near Boston.
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue were called to the scene at 11.24 on the morning of April 5.
Residents claim that the smoke could be seen from quite some distance.
Staff working at the store rushed in to get live animals to safety as the blaze broke.
Employees pulled the animals clear of danger. This is despite hearing two explosions as the flames took hold.
Others chose to try and contain the blaze themselves.
The Lincolnshire Police said: “Police were called to Johnsons Garden Centre at 11.39 this morning.
“We currently have two units there and are assisting fire and rescue.
“People may need to be evacuated.
“There are two fire crews at the scene and two more are on their way.”