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

Unusual Evergreen Shrubs at Caerhays

Friday 5th April 2019

Lecture by Charles Williams at Caerhays Castle
Charles Williams (owner) will give the lecture and conduct the garden tour. The lecture will concentrate on cut material from a range of very rare and unusual evergreen plants before an extended tour of the gardens to view these plants in situ. In particular the tour will focus on evergreen oaks and other fagaceae, unusual hollies, evergreen magnoliaceae and evergreen acers.

Coffee/tea served in the Georgian Hall from 9.30am. Bring appropriate clothing and footwear for garden tour.

Lecture starts – 10am prompt

Finish approx. – 1pm


RHS Member £16.00
Non-Member £20.00

Lunch is not included in the price but meals are available in the tea rooms within the castle.

Special B&B rates may be available at The Vean if attending the lecture.

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).