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Address: Varfell Farm | Long Rock, Penzance TR20 8AQ, England
Phone Number: 01736339276
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Stunning, just stunning!

If you love plants you will love this! The day we visited the dahlias were looking at their best. What a selection of absolutely amazing, vibrant colour.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you love plants you will love this! The day we visited the dahlias were looking at their best. What a selection of absolutely amazing, vibrant colour.

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Thank Phil A
Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived in Cornwall for over 30 years and had my first visit here yesterday. A glorious selection of dahlias all beautifully displayed and an amazing explosion of colour. My friends and I spent about an hour here. Very peaceful location with super views across the fields to St Michael's Mount. We'll done Varfell Farm for allowing us to visit... More 

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Thank Granneh
Daventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a sight to behold some 1600 dahlias all in flower and each one carefully labelled. We spent a delightful sunny afternoon there wandering up and down the rows. There is a rough guide on your left as you enter the field to advise where different types are planted.Dahlia plants are also for sale when we were there in the... More 

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Thank Michael T
St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best things I have done all summer, just wish I had a few acres to grow dahlias on this scale, amazing collection and a full field of awesome blooms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Having contacted the NDC before coming on the 23rd of October I was told the Dahlias were still good but 'going over'...all I can say is if they were 'going over' I didn't notice...wow. An explosion of colour greeted us, we went with a list of 8 or so to look at and came away with a list of 29,... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This place was a real highlight of our hols in Cornwall: a field full of dahlias, I've never seen such a huge concentration of dahlias together. It was very quiet (about 6 visitors and hardly any staff in evidence). All the dahlias were labelled and each one seemed unique. It was quite a short visit (we spent about half an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

We saw the sign and promised ourselves a visit before we went home. We did not regret our decision. What an amazing sight welcomed us, spectacular colourful Dahlias. All shades and sizes, from the small pom-pom style to the luxurious huge ones! If you love these flowers you are in for a visual treat. It was a perfect time to... More 

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

This place is a delight. You can guess that it is Sue who is the garden fan so when I suggested going to Tremenheere Sculpture garden{Just up the road from here} she was quietly pleased....then I found out why. You need wellies on a day as today but the mass of colour and sheer volume of plants took her breath... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The site was sheltered and colourful. The dahlias were all labelled, so it was possible to identify those you might like to include in your own garden.

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Great to see such a mass of flowers. All labelled so really easy to pick which plants to order next year.

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