23rd May

…Pictures of the finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea…

21st April

…team (Gerry, Christine and Louisa) have started to mock up and measure out how the stand will look on the ground with the new gate, iron fence and seat which…

12th March

…cups for camellias and shrubs and Barry Starling for Rhododendron vialli (tender and bright red). It is well run by the RHS and the Hayward sisters, Pam and Sally, for…

31st March

…suppose, entirely predictable human nature, BUT, as I say again, for heaven’s sake stop and think and calm down. Even if the BBC, and their plaintive drivel, is still alive…

24th April

…really fantastic yellow magnolia on Burns Bank. Larger and darker yellow flowers (with some green) than ‘Limelight’ or ‘Yellow Lantern’ and a fortnight later. No label and not on the…

5th April

…national collection of magnolias.The 1960s and 1970s saw many of the Wilson and Forrest Chinese rhododendrons come into their prime. Many soon succumbed to old age and began to die…

12th May

…had no idea they knew how to blend and mix paint to create the colour and feel to go with the central fountain. Quite a pair of artists! Gerry and

8th April

…Malus ‘Jelly King’ 2018 – CHW A tour with another Duke and Duchess and their friends. Non gardeners on their first visit to Cornish gardens and staying in Portholland. A…

13th March

…spicata and Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’. Corylopsis spicata and Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ Corylopsis spicata and Camellia x williamsii ‘Brigadoon’. Corylopsis spicata and Camellia x williamsii ‘Brigadoon’ Magnolia ‘Philip Tregunna’ in the…

1st April

…pen to save cash. However I suspect that with Pengelly Farms and Southern England Farms growing potatoes and veg on the estate we will not go short of either locally….