Cardinham and District
Club Members’ Gardens
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Lorna’s garden. This archway actually has three types of clematis growing on it; they are Clematis ‘Mrs N Thompson’, Clematis Montana ‘Fragrant Spring’ and Clematis Montana ‘Wilsonii’. As you see ‘Wilsonii’ has taken over and this spring gave us a fantastic show of flowers and fragrance.
Mike constructed this 'jungle garden' during lockdown. The majority of the plants
we already had. Look who's moved in -
Libby & Mike’s garden in Cardinham
Avis’ garden in Bodmin
Margaret’s garden in Cardinham
Tim & Katrina’s garden on Boconnoc: Lockdown Flowers
March: Rhododendrons April: First Bluebell May: Laburnum
June: Iris July: Roses August: Passion Flower
Claire & Mark’s garden: Pinsla
Pinsla Garden opens for the National Garden Scheme (NGS), which gives visitors access to exceptional private gardens all over the country and raises millions of pounds for nursing and health charities.
Rosemary’s garden in Cardinham
Marion’s garden in Mount
Mick’s garden in Millpool
Penny & Geoff’s garden in Bodmin
Sarah’s garden in Lostwithiel
We bought the house just three years ago and it was a 'new build' with all the associated problems of builders rubble dumped in what top soil there was. I spent weeks digging it all out and removing it and then digging in soil improver but it was time well spent. Whenever magazines feature ‘small’ gardens, they are still large in comparison! At its widest point it is just 24 x 20ft but we still have room for two beds, a pond, a large shed, a patio area and a greenhouse which is stuffed full of Pelargoniums, two tomato plants and, in the winter, the lemon tree. The garden also now has a resident hedgehog. In some ways, gardening on a small scale can be just as rewarding, as every plant has to earn its keep and you have a much more intimate relationship with them all.
Richard’s garden in Tywardreath, less than a mile from the sea!