July News From the Garden

Posted on: July 8th, 2019

The evergreen Magnolia delavayi is now coming into flower in the Top Lawn.  It originates from near tropical latitudes of China at approximately 2,400 m altitude.  This particular specimen was

New Toilet Block

Posted on: June 26th, 2019

As many of our regular visitors will know, our previous solitary toilet at Trewidden Garden was located in the tearoom building. Following a successful grant application for EAFRD and LEADER funding

The Smugglers of Mousehole Film Premiere

Posted on: June 10th, 2019

The Smugglers of Mousehole is a family adventure filmed in Mousehole and the surrounding area involving local talent and entirely crowdfunded by the community. The Premiere is being shown

April news from the garden

Posted on: April 26th, 2019

Here we share just a few notes and images of some of the most interesting plants within the garden in April. The camellia collection here at Trewidden comprises of more than 300

Cornwall Garden Society 2019 Spring Flower Show

Posted on: April 3rd, 2019

Cornwall Garden Society 2019 Spring Flower Show Saturday 6th April 10am to 5pm Sunday 7th April 2019 10am to 4pm The Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge Feast your eyes on dazzling

Make Mother’s Day Special! 31st March 2019

Posted on: March 22nd, 2019

We are delighted to offer free entry to the Garden followed by a free coffee to all Mums this Mothering Sunday, 31st March. We also have a special menu that day between 11:30 and 3pm and look

First time flowering at Trewidden!

Posted on: March 6th, 2019

This is Polyspora speciosa from Southern China and Vietnam. It is closely related to Camellia and this is the first time it has flowered at Trewidden.

West Cornwall Spring Flower Show

Posted on: March 5th, 2019

Last weekend saw the first of the Cornish Spring Flower Shows with a resplendent display of spring blooms, floral art and cookery at the West Cornwall Spring Flower Show. Trewidden entered many of

Spring Is Here!

Posted on: February 14th, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Spring has officially Sprung! All the Champion Magnolias at Trewidden and across the Great Gardens of Cornwall have reached 50 blooms apiece, signalling the start

2018 Photo Competition Winner

Posted on: December 12th, 2018

We are delighted to announce that the winning entry to the 2018 Trewidden Garden Photo Competition is this beautiful butterfly taken by Sarah Anderson from Cumbria!  Sarah has won herself a three