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Pinsla Garden and Nursery

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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A little gem

This is a small privately owned nursery and therefore a refreshing alternative to the “department... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Eric G
Well worth it

Well worth the effort. Something a little different from the usual with a welcome from the owners... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
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Pinsla is a two acre artists garden and nursery in a picturesque Cornish woodland. We are one of the most peaceful gardens you will find, easily accessible and welcome dogs. We are open from the end of February until the end of October.
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a small privately owned nursery and therefore a refreshing alternative to the “department store “ garden centres which seem so unwelcoming by comparison. It’s of the beaten track and so is never busy. The owners are very knowledgeable about what they have to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Eric G
Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Thanks Eric, We are always trying out new plant combinations in the garden so the nursery gets to share these plants too. Best Wishes, Claire

Reviewed September 5, 2018

Well worth the effort. Something a little different from the usual with a welcome from the owners that is warming

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Pinsla garden and nursery is small and the gardens are rough so anybody looking for immaculately kept borders etc will find this not to their taste BUT this look is part of its beauty. We spent an hour with our six year old grand daughter...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thanks, very pleased you had an enjoyable time in our lovely garden. Best Wishes, Claire

Reviewed June 29, 2018

I have been visiting Cornish gardens for 20 years and wanted to try somewhere new. This place seemed to fit the bill and although small and owned by a private person ... it is lovely, small and perfect... in a way only an eccentric English...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review, very pleased you had fun visiting Pinsla and look forward to seeing you next year. Best Wishes, Claire

Reviewed May 28, 2018

I found the garden wonderful, an inspiration. Tea, coffe & cake super. A bonus was the nursery with some excellent plants which were good value

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

We visited this Garden/nursery with friends on regular annual visit. The welcome was as always very warm. Once again we sampled the excellent coffee and cake before looking around the garden before purchasing a selection of plants.The garden which some people have described as untidy...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place like Hansel and Gretal cottage very unique must be seen. Stunning. Plants very different one of the nicest most memorable gardens I have ever seen and I’ve seen a lot

Date of experience: June 2017
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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. The garden is looking lovely in spite of the blanket of snow in March. We love working on it and it seems to respond with endless beauty. Best Wishes, Claire

Reviewed August 10, 2017

Not a huge garden but imaginatively laid out with a very wide range of plants. A delight to be found round every corner. Very friendly welcome (even the cat!) with delicious coffee and cake- the lemon drizzle is to die for. Wide range of interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire W, Owner at Pinsla Garden and Nursery, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Thanks very much for the appreciative review, we love having visitors and baking for them too. Best Wishes, Claire

Reviewed July 2, 2017

If you are traveling through Cornwall, you no doubt will stop at the many well-known gardens in the area. Give yourself a treat and make Pinsla Garden part of the itinerary. After Trebah, Heligan and NT properties, this lovely, smaller cottage garden and nursery is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

This garden is only 1 ½ areas, but it contains so much. The owners have made this a romantic artist’s garden that surrounds a lovely cottage. The garden is filled with flowers, garden statues, paths, shade plants, and perennials. It is just a perfect cottage...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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