Category Archives: Fruit and Nut Field Trips 2013

Godolphin, Cornwall NT 18th October 2013

Godolphin, Cornwall NT, I was expecting a bit more than I got from this visit. OK its a good story, but lacking outside. The Main facade of the house. An apple orchard on the side lawn with mainly Bramley apples … Continue reading

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Trereife, Cornwall private estate gardens 15th Oct 2013

Trereife, Cornwall a private estate with small gardens, but a thing about Medlars in the walled garden area. Many different varieties by the shape and size of the fruit, but none are named. Some could do with some TLC. There … Continue reading

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Trengainton, Cornwall, NT 15th October 2013

A fine set of walled gardens, and orchards. Many of the walled gardens have stone and earth banks to capture the early season sun. A nice set of apple trees, all labelled up, next to the chicken run. Not too … Continue reading

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Barby (Northamptonshire) Apple Day 6th October 2013

Just a few record shots of the Barby (Northamptonshire) Apple day 6th October 2013. No trees labelled up.

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Calke Abbey NT, Ticknall, Derby

Not too sure what to expect here. National Trust presented Calke Abbey as an illustration of the English country house in decline. A massive amount of remedial work but no restoration has been done and interiors are almost as they … Continue reading

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