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National Dahlia Collection

Varfell Farm | Long Rock, Penzance TR20 8AQ, England
+44 1736 339276
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Dahlia heaven

Well worth a visit if you're a keen gardener or just love dahlias. This is not a landscaped garden... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Tony G
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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If you like dahlias, you will like it here.

A huge field of every co!our and type of dahlia you can imagine. All named so you can order tubers... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
lmwilliams2017
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Varfell Farm | Long Rock, Penzance TR20 8AQ, England
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit if you're a keen gardener or just love dahlias. This is not a landscaped garden but rather rows of dahlias clearly labelled showing the diversity of the flower. There were a few plants available to buy when we visited as well...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

A huge field of every co!our and type of dahlia you can imagine. All named so you can order tubers for next year if you want to. Free to look around in Sept when we visited.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I have wanted to visit this place for many years and I was not disappointed, there were so many different types of dahlias all labelled so I could note down the ones I liked

Thank skylimner
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fairly easy to find this place,A field full of colour,beautiful blooms.It was good to find that all the varieties were well marked for future reference.I am glad that I had a camera,managed to take quite a few shots.There were plenty of bees amongst the blooms,an...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great afternoon looking at the hundreds of different varieties of dahlias. On a dry day it is accessible in a wheelchair, but do bear in mind the paths between the rows of dahlias are grass - hard work in a manual chair...More

1  Thank DavidOnWheels
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you love gardening this is the place for you A riot of colour which takes your breath away. Just take a camera you won't be able to decide which ones to have. We could have bought them all.

Thank susan h
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Few people (apart from locals) know about the National Dahlia Centre at Varfell but when friends come to stay in the summer we always take them there. Whether or not you are into flowers (or Dahlias) this collection featuring literally hundreds of different kinds will...More

Thank charles2817
Reviewed 17 September 2016

A great place to visit for fans of Dahlias, the farm was easy to find, plenty of parking and there was no entrance fee. A fantastic variety of plants with a stunning blend of colours. The display was well laid out, with wide paths to...More

Thank 123pix
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I visited on a wet and windy day and was met by this glorious blaze of colour from some two thousand Dahlia cultivars which are all labelled, which forms the national collection. I spent an hour and half enjoying the view and taking notes on...More

1  Thank Quentin S
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We visited on the Open Day when not only was entrance free (as it always is) there were knowledgeable staff on site to provide answers and advice. The collection is stunning, with nearly 2000 different cultivars in all shapes and sizes, from 30cm high up...More

Thank AMORC3339
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Response from DavidOnWheels | Reviewed this property |
Went to see it again yesterday 18/8/17, yes it is still a wonderful show.
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Sarah W
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Response from DavidOnWheels | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely that the owners monitor trip advisor suggest contact details are on their website google national dahlia collection Cheers David
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