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The Land where Time stood still.

Yes if you’ve been following our newsfeed this is the land where time stood still!!   Its been a while since we’ve updated things, 16 months actually, doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun!!! In our last post we told you about


A sad time on the Nursery

Its been a sad September here on the nursery, not just because Vaughan is retiring after many years of great service but we’re losing something even older.    Back in the early Seventies my dad took part in the first


Our exciting Biomass Boiler project

A few weeks ago we started work on our exciting new Biomass Boiler project. Growing flowers through the winter months has become increasingly more difficult every year when you look at how much the price of oil has risen over


After a long hard summer, the News is back!

It might seem like an odd thing to say but it really is hard to keep the website updated during the summer flower season. A few moments here and there to type a few words shouldn’t be difficult but once


Visit to our friends Nursery

Last night I paid a visit to our friend Adrian who we’re lucky to have growing a range of summer flowers for us. Adrian manages several acres located here in the sunny Tamar Valley all by himself providing us with


The first Signs of Life!

It was really encouraging seeing the first signs of life in the summer crops whilst out looking for storm damage this morning. Even though it has been one of the wettest and windiest winters in my lifetime it has also been fairly


The aftermath of the Storms

Its been a while since we posted some news, its gets so busy here its hard to find the time to devote to this but we do want to make the effort and with the events of recent days now is


Award winning NGS garden open day.

This Sunday, August the 18th, sees the second of our Garden open days. With the first at the start of the month blighted by heavy rain we’re hoping for better weather this time around. There is so much to see


A day in the life of a flower picker

Some people hold the idea that working on a flower Nursery picking flowers is in some way idyllic, a lovely way in which to spend your day. They’ve clearly never worked on a flower Nursery picking flowers. Yesterday our staff started


New Alstromeria colours coming into production

It feels like an eternity but finally our house of new Alstromeria colours has started flowering. We first started removing the old crop back in January, then after getting the house cleaned and sterilized and after some delays we got


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