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Recent News...

Blarney Castle News

29 Jun

Weeds and watering

As June draws to a close, I find myself running around the gardens dragging hoses here and there as we try to keep up with watering. That said, I would not change the weather......

1 Jun

May's mixed messages...

May was a difficult month in the gardens. With heavy rainfall and low temperatures, it has been a challenge. On the plus side, the gardens are an absolute sea of colour at present.......

28 Apr

An Exceptional April

April has been an absolute joy here in the gardens. The colours throughout the borders are exceptional this year. The relatively settled and warmer weather has meant an extended flowering time for our cherries, magnolias, camellias, and early rhododendrons........

30 Mar

Magnificent Magnolias in March

March has been another busy month in the gardens and I’m enjoying viewing the stunning colours around every corner. With displays from the Rhododendrons, Magnolias, Camellias and Cherries, as well as an array of bulb varieties, it is certainly a feast for the eyes.....

1 Mar

February Flowers

Spring is definitely in the air! The bulbs around the estate are creating some great displays at the moment and there are little splashes of colour around every corner.....

29 Jan

New Year - New Life

January has flown by in the usual style, and as we move into February we start to see the signs of Spring. You can almost feel the anticipation in the air as plants start to wake up and the bulbs begin to emerge. New life and a fresh start. I love this time of year!