8th April

…still does today. The hope was that by growing more named varieties of camellia a new market could be opened up for the sale of camellia buds and sprays of…

31st March

…if their bonuses would still be honoured even though they were bust. Needless to say, the Bank of England did not bail them all out. I hope the reaction to…

3rd July

…visits to Caerhays as a young man in the late 30s. I hope you find these interesting. I may unearth more as I continue my work! Regards Graham Webb From:…

21st June

…all will be working part time (we hope) by 4th July when tourism is to restart. There have been very few winners in the pandemic but, almost by accident, Burncoose…

8th May

…always one of the last trees into growth. Catalpa bignonoides 2019 – CHW Chelsea videos at Burncoose highlighting some of the better new plants which we hope will be on…

19th February

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2020 – CHW Time to enjoy the first magnolias as I hope our early visitors…

6th April

…containing a Daphne bholua outside the front door early this morning. No wonder they are such hopeless mothers laying randomly like this rather than in a proper nest. egg in…

7th April

…repainting cycle on the estate. Inevitably woodwork repairs have to precede painting so the hope is that part of our maintenance team may soon decide to come back to work…

10th April

…robustas which were just going over anyway. Barbara Oozeerally is here to paint Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ which I hope she managed to pick and photograph yesterday with Jaimie. She was…

28th February

…furnish and ready to let mid to late May for the first visitors we hope. 2017 – CHW Blink or sit in meetings for a day or two and you…