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January 27, 2014

Whats flowering this month?

Filed under: Nature in Cornwall,Uncategorized — roundhousebarns @ 10:43 am

Here are the first three Camellia to flower at Trewithen garden this year. A hybrid (Camellia ‘Yoimachi’), a japonica (Camellia japonica ‘Yuki Haki’) and a williamsii (Camellia x williamsii ‘November Pink’) all in flower in mid January! Also in flower is Daphne bhoula ‘Darjeeling’ Originally from the Himalayas, this plant came from a seed collected [...]

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December 10, 2013

New ceilings complete

Filed under: Refurbishment News,Uncategorized — Tags: — roundhousebarns @ 12:39 pm

Phew! what a few weeks we have had, ceilings down in The Carthouse and The Dairy, plumbing redone, new sound insulation put in and now at last the painting has started. Furniture comes back on Thursday and the first guests to enjoy the newly soundproofed and decorated cottages arrive on Monday! (so there as never [...]

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August 17, 2013

Green Woodpeckers, house martins and sparrows, its been a noisy summer!

Filed under: Nature in Cornwall,Uncategorized — roundhousebarns @ 12:18 pm

The Green Woodpeckers keep appearing on the grass by Cockle Cottage, staying a while and then heading off to do some tree knocking!. The House Martins are nesting next door at Commerrans Farm – my what noisy birds they are swooping and screeching all day in search of flies. The sparrows usually nest in our [...]

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