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Quality Christmas trees Cornwall
Quality Christmas trees Cornwall

Quality Christmas trees Cornwall: news from Ladydowns Christmas trees People have been pleased with the quality Christmas trees from Cornwall, bought at Ladydowns. We are still cutting trees daily, so if you haven’t got your tree yet don’t worry...

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Christmas trees Cornwall 2019
Christmas trees Cornwall 2019

Christmas trees Cornwall 2019: getting set with Ladydowns Christmas trees We’re getting set for Christmas 2019, with just a week to go until December. We will be at Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard again, as usual this year, with the first...

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Summer and autumn at Ladydowns Christmas Trees, Cornwall
Summer and autumn at Ladydowns Christmas Trees, Cornwall

Ladydowns Christmas trees, Cornwall: news from the summer and autumn We’ve had a busy summer and autumn and Ladydowns Christmas Trees, Penzance. The work doesn’t stop on Christmas Eve! We’ve planted our fields of Christmas...

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It’s a wrap and here’s to 2019
It’s a wrap and here’s to 2019

That’s it folks, it’s a wrap and here’s to 2019 We’re still up and selling our remaining Christmas trees – and we’ve got some great examples from our award-winning stock still looking for cosy homes (although...

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Ladydowns Christmas Trees at Downing Street
Ladydowns Christmas Trees at Downing Street

News from Ladydowns Cornwall Christmas Trees We had a memorable trip to Downing Street, London, to see our winning tree in place, in the Pillared Room. Here are some pictures from the occasion. From left to right: On arrival, quick photo before...

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Cornwall Christmas Trees
Cornwall Christmas Trees

News from Ladydowns Cornwall Christmas Trees It’s been darn busy at Ladydowns Christmas trees since we opened at the beginning of December for Cornwall Christmas trees. Our roadside outlet at Polgoon Wines, just off the A30 outside of...

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Westcountry Television
Westcountry Television

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees On the back of the excellent news that a Christmas tree from Ladydowns has been chosen to stand inside the Pillared State Drawing Room, at 10 Downing Street, we were featured on Westcountry Television. The...

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The tree for Downing Street
The tree for Downing Street

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees We’ve chosen the tree that will stand inside the Pillared Room, at 10 Downing Street, showcasing a piece of West Cornwall greenery in the middle of London. We’d like to thank everyone for all their...

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A winning tree
A winning tree

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees Every year the British Christmas Tree Growers Association holds a competition to find the best Christmas tree grown in the UK. There are different categories for each species of tree. The winner of the overall...

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The dry weather and the Christmas trees at Ladydowns
The dry weather and the Christmas trees at Ladydowns

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees This summer has been challenging for anyone growing crops, and the Christmas trees have been no different. While there has been some rain recently, it’s come too late for some of the smaller trees with...

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Birds and keeping our trees safe…
Birds and keeping our trees safe…

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees Birds like to land on the highest point. When the new leader grows, it is very tender and can be broken by a bird landing on it. These red things help the bird choose somewhere else.    

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News from Ladydowns Christmas trees, Penzance, Cornwall
News from Ladydowns Christmas trees, Penzance, Cornwall

News from Ladydowns Christmas Trees We cut fresh trees most mornings. So the tree you buy tomorrow will probably have been cut down that day. Mistletoe grows in the branches of trees such as hawthorn, poplar and lime, although, in the UK, the...

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Mud on the Ladydowns van
Mud on the Ladydowns van

It’s muddy out there: Christmas trees Cornwall The Christmas trees Cornwall are flying out from Ladydowns, to all over Cornwall – and we’re making regular trips to the field as we grow all our Christmas trees locally Hence the...

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Cornwall Christmas trees orphans
Cornwall Christmas trees orphans

Cornwall Christmas trees Penzance- the wild orphans Cornwall Christmas trees, Penzance? Well, they say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Sometimes, some people just don’t want some of the more interesting trees that we have on...

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Christmas crackers
Christmas crackers

Christmas crackers The Christmas cracker was invented by a London sweet shop owner called Tom Smith. In 1847, after spotting French bonbons wrapped in paper with a twist at each end, he sold similar sweets with a “love motto” inside. He then...

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Christmas lights and Christmas cards
Christmas lights and Christmas cards

  Christmas lights and Christmas cards Although we love Christmas trees, especially ones grown in West Cornwall, at Ladydowns – we also have a great passion for all things festive. Christmas is one of those times of the year when...

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A few interesting Christmas tree facts…
A few interesting Christmas tree facts…

  A few interesting Christmas tree facts… The most expensively decorated Christmas tree was valued at just under £7,000,000 and was erected and displayed by the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, UAE, from 16 to 29 December 2010. Items of...

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Carol singing at Polgoon Vineyard
Carol singing at Polgoon Vineyard

  Carol singing at Polgoon Vineyard We sell Ladydowns Christmas Trees at Polgoon Vineyard, which is just off the A30 by Penzance. There will be a really festive atmosphere at Polgoon – and that’s not just from our selection of...

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Members of the British Christmas Tree Growers Association
Members of the British Christmas Tree Growers Association

  Ladydowns: members of the British Christmas Tree Growers Association   Ladydowns Christmas Trees is a member of the British Christmas Tree Growers Association (BCTGA), who promote sustainable and a benchmark of quality. With Christmas...

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Grown from a seed…
Grown from a seed…

  Grown from a seed… Grown from seed, a Nordmann Fir takes takes approximately 12 years to reach six foot tall. Nordmann Fir make great Christmas trees  as its needles stay put for four weeks before they begin to dry out. You must...

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Ladydowns Christmas Trees on Facebook

In the spring and summer we sell a few antiques for the garden, like this ensemble of Frenchness - 2 seater bench, 19th century bistro table and supremely comfortable set of 4 French chairs from 1920/30. ... See MoreSee Less

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These Korean fir are a really nice colour in the first flush of new growth. ... See MoreSee Less

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Horses heads, pineapples, balls. We’ve got decorative items for gate post tops or just for wherever you like. ... See MoreSee Less

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A pair of large weathered urns. ... See MoreSee Less

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