South West

Classic coastline, tropical gardens, iconic monuments and the great outdoors

Smelling daffodils National Trust flower count

Spring is on the way - you can smell it 

Garden teams have just conducted their annual flower count for Valentine’s Day and although this year spring seems to be on the way, just as we would normally expect, but what is noticeable is how many scented plants are out in flower at this early time of year.

Spring gardens and flowers

More from the South West

A family under the magnolia at Lanhydrock

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Inspiration for outdoor adventures

Mother and daughter looking at plants

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Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to winter walks.