Stewartia at Caerhays

Stewartia at Caerhays

Charles has penned a very in depth article on three of the Stewartia species growing in the gardens at Caerhays; sinensis, pseudocamellia and pteropetiolata. The full article has been published in this year’s Cornwall Garden Society yearbook. Click here to read...
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...
Spring has sprung in Cornwall – it’s official

Spring has sprung in Cornwall – it’s official

Charles Williams was interviewed on Thursday 14th February 2019 by ITV to comment on the official arrival of spring in Cornwall. This is traditionally marked by each of the Great Gardens of Cornwall having 50 or more blooms out on a Magnolia campbellii. It is...