We are well into February and romance is all around. Valentine’s Day is upon us and the cold nights are perfect for cosy evenings in cuddling up with loved ones. Instead of spending your hard earned money on overpriced chocolates, why not give your amore a plant for a present this year? This gift will certainly last a lot longer than any bar of dairy milk (which if you’re anything like me, appears to vanish just as soon as it is opened) and it promises to brighten up their garden for years to come! If this concept has piqued your interest and you’re curious for ideas for that special someone in your life, then continue reading this (slightly soppy) blog post for a few great examples from here at Lamorran Gardens.
It’s the end of the year and you could hardly tell here at Lamorran Gardens. You may wonder, how that could possibly be true? All around the country right now deciduous trees have shed their autumn colours, their leaves scattered to the winds, and the skyline a series of empty branches which cold air breezes … Continue reading December at Lamorran
This autumn we’ve had our fair share of rainy days here at Lamorran, which makes those clear sunny skies even more welcome! So on these rare dry days of opportunity, I had decided to go out and capture some of the best bits the garden has to offer. Just because winter is almost here doesn’t … Continue reading November at Lamorran
It’s both sad and exciting to say goodbye to summer, but hello to the gorgeous autumn colours that now grace the tree tops. With the cold weather coming in it’s time to take good care of the garden in preparation for winter. And that means bringing in those tenders, propagating your favourites, and a good … Continue reading October at Lamorran
Another summer season has passed, the cold winds are arising, and the autumn colours are settling in on the leaves. There is no need to despair though, in fact as I sit here on the terrace, in respectful admiration of the (horrendously rainy) weather, I can’t help but think this is the perfect time to … Continue reading Thank you to visitors!
Welcome to a virtual tour of Lamorran Gardens! Time has flown by this year, our springtime pink, azalea flowers have given way to bright, blue Hydrangea mop heads. Soon in the coming weeks, the garden will start to feature autumnal colours of rich reds and earthy tones provided by elegant Acer trees as the weather … Continue reading A Tour of Lamorran
Summer is here and that means getting out in the garden and enjoying that brief period when the sun is in the sky for us here in the UK. You might’ve got the family round, be planning a tasty BBQ, wanting to appease the nosy neighbours, or simply relaxing in the sun. Whatever the circumstances … Continue reading June at Lamorran
A garden has many different meanings. It can be a place for wildlife to thrive, a scene of great beauty, a cosy spot to lie in the sun reading a book, somewhere to entertain and share with loved ones, or simply a place of peace. Each of us has our own idea of the perfect … Continue reading May at Lamorran
April has arrived, the sun is shining, and the garden is now officially open! Whether you’re an avid gardener, a rhododendron fanatic, or just fancy a fun day out with some cake, Lamorran gardens is the place to be. Being blessed with a sub-tropical climate, here at Lamorran we’re lucky enough to host a collection … Continue reading April at Lamorran
Spring has arrived at Lamorran gardens and the flowers here are ready to show off! Ever eager to burst out at the first hints of the sunnier season, our camellias are now in full bloom and ready to impress. We have several varieties here to see, big and small, that can be seen stretching … Continue reading March at Lamorran