Best places for daffodils in Cornwall

With warmer temperatures and longer days on the horizon, sunny yellow daffodils are starting to appear. Here are some of the best places to see them in Cornwall and Plymouth.

Mother and child in daffodils at Cotehele, Cornwall

Daffodils at Cotehele

Some people say that daffodils are a sign that spring has arrived. If that's true, spring is in full glory in the garden at Cotehele. The collection of historic daffodils includes 250 varieties, some over 200 years old and all celebrated in our Daffodil Festival.

A family enjoy the views of Trelissick house amongst the garden's daffodils

Daffodil weekend at Trelissick  

Spring is here, daffodils and other flowers are blooming in the garden. In the stables there's a truly dazzling display of daffodils in the annual daffodil show at Trelissick.

Trerice house with daffodils in the foreground

Daffodils at Trerice

Flowering from February until the end of April daffodils are a sure sign that spring is near in the garden at Trerice.

Daffodils in the cottage garden of Tintagel Old Post Office

Daffodils at Tintagel Old Post Office

The cottage garden is awash with spring colour, as daffodils begin to bloom at Tintagel Old Post Office.

Close up of daffodils in the garden at Saltram

Dazzling daffodils at Saltram 

Saltram's garden comes to life as spring approaches. Find out how the gardeners have recreated the daffodil-lined historic Lime Avenue.


Miles of coast paths, sandy beaches, exotic gardens and a rich mining history. Cornwall's varied landscape offers a rich variety for summer days out.