Cornwall Garden Society

We are all about celebrating the unique beauty of Cornish gardens, exchanging tips, ideas and knowledge, meeting up for lectures and garden visits and, of course, making new friends.
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Whether you are an ardent horticulturist or an interested amateur, Cornwall has so much to offer. From the historic to the contemporary, the coastal, the woodland and the sub-tropical, gardens across the Duchy, with their extraordinary spring colour and tender plants from around the globe, await your discovery and enjoyment.

Membership Benefits

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”.

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Bursary Schemes

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

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Flower display prize cup
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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.’

Latest News

Whether you are an enthusiastic amateur or a budding professional, we aim to inspire your love of gardening in Cornwall. Keep up-to-date with all the latest news about our year-round, action-packed programme of events here.

Glorious Gardens to Visit in Cornwall

Eden Project domes

Eden Project

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Mud Maid Gardens of Heligan

The Lost Gardens of Heligan

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Trebah Garden

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Tremenheere Sculpture Garden

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Tresco Gardens

Tresco Abbey Gardens

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Caerhays Castle Spring Gardens

Caerhays Castle Spring Gardens

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Whether you are an ardent horticulturist or an interested amateur, we have so much to offer.

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