18 March - 20 March 2016

Cornish Spring Weekend

Organised by:

SCI's Horticulture Group and PHGSW

Multiple locations - please see additional info

Registration Closed

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Synopsis

A three-day visit to various nurseries and gardens around Redruth, St Mawes and Mevagissey.

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Programme

Day 1 - 18 March 2016

14:00
Burncoose Nurseries and Woodland Garden Burncoose is major supplier of plants to landscape gardeners, public parks and stately home

Day 2 - 19 March 2016

10:15
Caerhays Castle Gardens An informal woodland garden known for magnificent collections of camellias, rhododendrons and oaks.
14:00
Visit to Pinetum Park & Pine Lodge Gardens Pinetum Park is a testament to the dedication and enthusiasm of amateur horticulturists Ray and Shirley Clemo who travelled the world collecting seeds and plants to establish this remarkable Garden.
19:00
Evening dinner at Tremarne Hotel with speaker to be confirmed.

Day 3 - 20 March 2016

11:00
Visit to Lamorran House Garden Lamorran boasts over four-acres of sub-tropical paradise planted with an adventurous range of plants that flourish in its waterside location.

Venue and Contact

South Cornwall

Burncoose Nurseries, Gwennap, Redruth TR16 6BJ

 

Peter Grimbly

Tel: +44 (0) 1926 612981

Email: petergrimbly@btinternet.com


Fees
Delegates are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements. There is no overall fee but some of the sites visited make an entry charge.

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Additional Info
Accommodation: The weekend will be based around the Tremarne Hotel, Mevagissey where special rates have been obtained.

 

Location

Meeting point on 18 March: Near Burncoose Nurseries. Exact location to be confirmed

Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ 

Caerhays Castle Gardens: Gorran, Saint Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6LY 

Pinetum Park & Pine Lodge Gardens: Holmbush, St Austell, Cornwall,PL25 3RQ 

Tremarne Hotel: Polkirt, Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26 6UY

Lamorran House Garden: Lamorran House, Upper Castle Rd, St Mawes , Cornwall , TR2 5BZ