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Recent News...

Blarney Castle News

3 Aug

A Dragonfly in July

July has been a challenging month for us here in the gardens. While we were delighted to see the sun and feel the balmy summer temperatures, it did create problems with watering.....

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.....