The Gardens are open to the public from the 12th February – 16th June 2024.

Hydrangeas at Burncoose

Friday 2nd August 2019

Lecture by Charles Williams at Burncoose House

Hydrangea hobella

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 garden. The lecture will include a range of cut material from hydrangea species and cultivars of many types. It will also give a brief guide to the propagation of hydrangeas. The talk and lunch will take place at Burncoose House, situated in the grounds of the nurseries. Following lunch there will be a tour of Burncoose Gardens and Nurseries.

Lecture starts – 11am prompt

Finish approx. – 3pm




RHS Member £28.00 (includes lunch at Burncoose House)
Non-Member £35.00 (includes lunch at Burncoose House)


All tickets should be booked in advance.

By CREDIT CARD OR DEBIT CARD: By telephoning Caerhays on 01872 501310 (weekdays 9am – 5pm)

By POST: Lecture Reservations, Caerhays Estate, Gorran, St Austell, PL26 6LY,  enclosing a cheque payable to Caerhays Estate, a RHS membership number (where relevant) and daytime telephone number. State the title of the event and how many tickets you require.

Please note: for all the events, tickets will arrive within 10 days of receipt of booking. In the unlikely event that they fail to arrive, or you have a query about tickets that you have received, call  Enquiries on 01872 501310 (weekdays 9am to 5pm).