Posted 01 April 18

Jurassic Jungle?!

Nestled between the unfurling leaves of giant gunnera and below a large palm the gardeners discovered something highly unusual! Please note that this story is an April Fool!

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Posted 23 March 18

March in the Garden

The start of March brought with it the ‘beast from the east’ and an abundance of snow! This is the first proper covering of snow the gardens has had for nearly 10 years and with it came some extra special magic to the gardens. Despite the chilly blast, the plant life around the gardens is faring well and looks to be recovering, bringing fresh spring colour to the Estate.

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Posted 15 March 18

The Lost Gardens of Heligan crowned Garden of the Year!

Cheers could be heard across the gardens this morning as we all celebrated the news that The Lost Gardens of Heligan had just been named Garden of the Year by BBC Countryfile Awards.

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Posted 08 February 18

February in the Gardens

February brings with it a sense of hope and excitement as hints of spring break through the winter ground.

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Posted 31 January 18

Ewe Scanning…Spring Lambs are on their way!

Last week on the Home Farm here at Heligan, for the first time ever, we scanned our flock of pregnant ewes live in front of our visitors in The Barn to see how many Lambs we are expecting this spring!

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