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Narcissus cyclamineus

Narcissus cyclamineus

Charles in the Caerhays garden on Sunday 10th March 2019. Looking at narcissus cyclamineus (Cyclamen-flowered daffodil) which has x-bred itself to create a new hybrid, and also looking at a Ron Scamp and FJ Williams cross which is called Narcissus ‘Mr...
Caerhays strikes gold!

Caerhays strikes gold!

The Munich Mineral Show, in October 2018, hosted a joint exhibit involving the gold nuggets from the Williams Caerhays Mineral Collection and the Sky Disc of Nebra, a 3600 year old Bronze-age astronomical disc used to determine the seasons for sowing and harvesting in...
New Caerhays magnolia hybrid

New Caerhays magnolia hybrid

Into March with Charles and the magnolias of Caerhays. Charles talks about a 25 year old un-named magnolia which was crossed by Phillip Tregunna before his retirement. Unfortunately the parentage of the magnolia is also unknown! Amazing size of these magnolia flowers,...
Hydrangeas at Burncoose

Hydrangeas at Burncoose

Hydrangeas at Burncoose Friday 2nd August 2019 Lecture by Charles Williams at Burncoose House   Charles Williams (owner) will give the lecture and conduct the garden tour. The lecture will concentrate on the growing of hydrangeas and their different uses in the...