April news from the garden

Posted on: April 11th, 2016

It's been a busy month so far with many of the Magnolia's and Camellia's in full bloom, the garden is looking at its absolute best. Richard has also been busy giving garden tours to various different

March news from the Garden

Posted on: March 11th, 2016

We're finally having a lovely day in West Cornwall. Richard has taken this photo of the Magnolia campbelli subsp. mollicomata Lanarth Seedling just starting to come into bloom. It has certainly been

West Cornwall Spring Show

Posted on: March 7th, 2016

The garden enjoyed a very successful show on the 4th and 5th March with Head Gardener Richard Morton entering a large number of classes as normal. We're delighted to confirm that the garden won the

Radio Cornwall podcast

Posted on: February 10th, 2016

Really interesting podcast on the early arrival of spring in Cornwall this year and the Great Gardens of Cornwall on Radio Cornwall this morning (10th February 2016), you can hear the feature

2016 Photography competition

Posted on: January 25th, 2016

Our photography competition is entering its fourth year so please do send in your five best photographs taken in the garden in 2016. The prize for the winning entry is a three night break for 15

2015 Photography Competition Winners

Posted on: October 27th, 2015

We are delighted to announce the winner of the 2015 Photography Competition is Jolyon Holroyd with his magnificent photo from our Tree Fern Pit. He has won a three night stay at Trewidden House this

Well done Trewidden Nursery

Posted on: June 12th, 2015

Well done to our neighbours Trewidden Nursery, as well as a fourth consecutive gold at Chelsea this year, they have won a gold at Gardeners World Live this week. Aren't they doing

2015 Photography Competition

Posted on: February 23rd, 2015

Following some fantastic pictures being received for our photography competition last year, we will be taking entries for 2015 when the garden opens on the 28th February. So, if you love being

Spring is here at Trewidden!

Posted on: February 20th, 2015

We've done it! The Belle has been the first champion magnolia to have more than 50 blooms on it out of the seven Great Gardens of Cornwall, this signifies the start of Spring, and judging by the

Spring is coming…

Posted on: February 16th, 2015

Head Gardener Richard Morton has come in this morning to find 30 blooms on the Trewidden Belle... not long until we are up to 50 in the race to have the first Champion Magnolia in bloom, read more