Blooming marvellous at Trerice

house at Trerice in Cornwall

Spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year to get out and explore the garden, and Trerice has some wonderful flowers on show.

Wander through the garden and enjoy the variety on display.

Narcissus obvallaris

Tenby daffodils
Tenby daffodils in spring

Known to most people as the Tenby daffodil, these early arrivals herald the first signs of spring and brighten up any garden after a long, dark winter.

Chionodoxa luciliae

Carpet of blue
Glory of the snow on the kayling lawn

Head to the Kayling Lawn where you'll find this beautiful little bulb springing up everywhere. The tiny star-shaped blue flowers create a vibrant carpet of colour.  

Tulip 'purissima'

Tulips taking in the sun
White tulips in the garden

This early flowering tulip can be found on the blue and white border next to the knot garden. Creamy white scented flowers sit atop sturdy stems, making this a stunning addition to any spring garden.

Scilla peruviana

Purple/blue splash in spring
Scilla peruviana growing

A wonderful plant for any dry spots in your garden. Its lush green foliage and dramatic purple/blue flowers steal the show.

Many of the plants in the garden are also available to buy from the shop, so you can take your own piece of Trerice home with you.