By becoming a member of the CGS, you join Cornwall’s vibrant horticultural community and can enjoy an array of membership benefits including lectures, garden visits and the opportunity to volunteer at our annual Spring Flower Show – described by The Sunday Telegraph as “one of the best flower shows to visit in the UK”.
If you are pursuing a career in horticulture and require financial support to help you on your way, you can apply to two bursary schemes.
2023 Spring Flower Show
2024 Spring Flower Show
Our 2024 Spring Flower Show will take place on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April at The Royal Cornwall Showground near Wadebridge. Tickets are now available and we cannot wait to welcome you to our ‘Chelsea of the South West.’
We are delighted to announce that our December lectures will be presented by Tim Hubbard, who has revealed 20 stunning yet lesser-known Cornish gardens in his new book, Secret Gardens of Cornwall. Tim is a former award-winning BBC presenter and journalist who has...
Our November lectures will be given by Pip Bensley, who is an award-winning floral designer with three Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show Gold medals to her name. She is also an accredited judge for the National Association of Flower Arrangement...
Our Autumn Lecture Programme will be launched by Alan Down who, having worked for 50 years in various horticultural contexts, is a passionate advocate of plants, gardening, wildlife and the natural world. His career has incorporated the glasshouse industry, orchard...