Please note that the Membership Discount Scheme is under review and not all of the nurseries and gardens listed have yet confirmed that they will continue to offer the discount. Please check before visiting
Nurseries – please present a valid membership card to obtain discount on plant purchases. Note that some nurseries may not offer membership discount on items that are already on special offer or reduced.
Ashridge Trees,– 5% online purchases (discount code required)
Bodmin Nursery – 10% discount
Calamazag Nursery – 10% discount
Cedarcroft Plants - 10% discount
Cornish Rose Company - 10% Discount
Cornish Compost - 10% discount on telephone orders for dumpy sacks of compost
Duchy of Cornwall Nursery - 10% discount
Hardy Exotics - 10% discount
Hidden Valley Nursery - 10% discount
Japanese Garden & Bonsai Nursery - 10% discount
Pentewan Valley Nursery
Pinsla Nursery – 10% discount
Poppy Cottage Nursery - 10% discount
Potager Garden Nursery - 10% discount
R A Scamp Daffodils - 10% discount on mail order sales
Surreal Succulents - 10% discount
The Garden Lady, Godolphin Hill Nursery - 10% discount
Treseders Nursery - 10% discount
Trevena Cross Nurseries – 10% discount on plants & sundries
Trewithen Garden Plant Centre – 10% discount
The following gardens offer reduced admission on presentation of a valid membership card;
Pinsla Garden & Nursery
Poppy Cottage Garden - 10% discount
Tresco Abbey Garden
Our members have some truly beautiful and interesting gardens. Take a look to see some of the wonderful things growing.
You can take out CGS membership as an individual or as a family and there are lots of benefits.
Crugsillick Manor, Ruan High Lanes, Truro TR2 5LJ - This is a wonderful late summer treat. Crugsillick is a lovely old house in an inspirational setting. The garden has been re-landscaped with a large pond and exotic flowering trees and shrubs on several levels. It has wonderful views, a kitchen garden, yew hedges and paths which define the oval lawns and broad mixed borders.
Rosteague, Portscatho, Truro TR2 5EF - This is a fantastic opportunity to visit Rosteague, an ancient manor house in a magical setting, with its lawns, flowerbeds and farmland rolling down to the sea. The 17th century French garden is its crowning glory with four large geometrical parterres of intricate box (Buxus sempervirens) hedging and topiary, sheltered by stone walls, which make it an interesting place to explore.
The booking form will be included in our June 2017 mailing.
Visiting Gardens in Wiltshire and the Cotswolds
With four nights’ accommodation at The Stratton House Hotel in Cirencester, this holiday will include visits to: Berkeley Castle with gardens that Gertrude Jekyll helped to design; Jekka’s Herb Farm with the Queen of Herbs herself as our tour guide; Bowood House and Gardens within one of Capability Brown’s most beautiful parks with a tour of its terraces and private walled gardens; and Rodmarton Manor with its garden of rooms.
We will also take in four gardens near Cirencester: Daglingworth House, a classical garden; Cerney House Garden where old-fashioned scents and colours abound; Ampney Brook House Gardens with its haven for wildlife; and the nearby Coach House Garden where rill, gravel, herbaceous borders, rose and green gardens prevail.
Visits to Waterperry Gardens with its beautifullylandscaped ornamental gardens and Buscot Park, which features one of Britain’s finest water gardens and a four seasons garden sheltered by mellow red-bricked walls, are also on the itinerary.
On the way home, we will stop at Derry Watkins’ nursery with its amazing range of unusual plants and Yeo Valley Organic Garden with its diverse, seasonal patchwork of ornamental and edible plant areas.
The booking form and full itinerary will be included in our March 2017 mailing.