The Gardens are open to the public from the 12th February – 16th June 2024.
Magnolia ‘F.J. Williams’ first time flowering

Magnolia ‘F.J. Williams’ first time flowering

This week at Caerhays gardens we see a young Magnolia ‘F.J. Williams’, planted in 2011, flowering for the first time as a splendid welcome to visitors at the entrance to Old Park Wood and Kitchen Garden. Magnolia FJ Williams - first time floweringWatch this video on...
Gardens looking great!

Gardens looking great!

The Magnolias are out now in the Caerhays Castle Gardens so please come and look at these spectacular Asiatic plants which arrived in Cornwall about 100-120 years ago NOW. Garden opening 2024Watch this video on...
Gardens open this week.

Gardens open this week.

Charles in the garden with a taste of what can be seen if you come to gardens w/b 12 Feb 2024. It’s an early season and there are lots of flowers to see already. Gardens open from Monday 12th February 2024Watch this video on...
Camellias on the drive ready for opening

Camellias on the drive ready for opening

We were out last weekend on the drive, test walking our new lightweight hand-held video kit, and also checking on the Camellias flowering ready for reopening of the gardens on the 12th February next week. As you will see they are all looking lovely and lots of buds...
Amazing Autumn Colour

Amazing Autumn Colour

Charles in the gardens at Caerhays this weekend showing us some of the stunning autumn colours now out, before the westerly gales blow all the leaves from the trees, leaving them bare for winter. Amazing autumn colours in November at CaerhaysWatch this video on...
Secondary Flowering in Magnolias – Part 2

Secondary Flowering in Magnolias – Part 2

Now into September in the garden at Caerhays and two Magnolias are showing secondary flowers. 0:00 – ‘Yakeo’ (M. ‘Anne Rosse x M. liliiflora) 1:25 – ‘Black Tulip’ (M. ‘Vulcan’ x M. ‘Iolanthe’) Secondary Flowering in Magnolias Part 2Watch this...
Hoheria Part 2a

Hoheria Part 2a

THis is the second part of the video spotlight on Hoheria flowering at Caerhays, these are later flowering than those in part 1. 0:00 – H. sexstylosa ‘Crataegifolia’ 1:22 – H. sexstylosa Hoheria species at Caerhays Part 2aWatch this video on YouTube  ...
Secondary flowering in Magnolias

Secondary flowering in Magnolias

Charles in the garden here at Caerhays, with a spotlight on 5 Magnolias which are currently having a second show of flowers.  This is due to the parentage of the plants, all explained in the video. 0:00 – Introduction, background into why & M....
Amazing flowering Eucryphia at Caerhays

Amazing flowering Eucryphia at Caerhays

Charles in the garden in August underneath the amazing flowering Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ at Caerhays.  There are so many flowers the branches are weighed down with blooms. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’Watch this video on YouTube...
Catalpa species in July

Catalpa species in July

End of July once again, and Charles still in the gardens at Caerhays looking at Catalpa this time. 0:00 – Catalpa bignonioides 3:30 – C. x erubescens 5:17 – C. x erubescens ‘Purpurea’ 6:28 – C. speciosa ‘Pulverulenta’ 8:17 –...