Our newest camellia is a winner

Our newest camellia is a winner

We have a new camellia – Camellia saluenensis ‘Isadora’ – named after the newest member of the Galsworthy family and a winner the first time it was shown. The delicate pink bloom was entered for and won its class at the RHS Early Camellia show held at...
Trewithen house and garden opening

Trewithen house and garden opening

Trewithen, one of only five International Camellia Gardens of Excellence in the UK, opens for the 2016 season on Tuesday 1st March. Magnolias, camellias and rhododendrons are already in bloom, alongside beautiful displays of daffodils, snowdrops and primroses. To...
Trewithen’s nurturing nature

Trewithen’s nurturing nature

Another volunteer gardener from Trewithen, near Probus, has earned a prestigious position at one of the finest country estates in the South east. Adam Carveth, who worked at the internationally acclaimed garden between 2008 and 2009, has just been offered the job of...
Talking trees at Trewithen

Talking trees at Trewithen

Tony Kirkham, Head of the Arboretum at Kew Gardens, was the guest of honour and key speaker at a head gardeners’ workshop held at Trewithen Gardens. Around 28 senior gardeners from the county’s most prestigious estates attended the event which was supported by...
Potted spring bulbs – the perfect Christmas gift

Potted spring bulbs – the perfect Christmas gift

From delicate snowdrops to robust English bluebells, staff at the Nursery have planted over 20,000 spring bulbs in the last couple of weeks. By Christmas all will be showing green shoots and some will be in flower. This will be the third year Nursery Manager, Luke...