13th March

…just out. Camellia reticulata ‘Dr Clifford Parks’ Camellia reticulata ‘Dr Clifford Parks’ 2019 – CHW This is Michelia macclurei flowering for only the second time at Burncoose. Owen Johnson from…

25th November

…and small deciduous azaleas. from Lanhydrock from Lanhydrock from Lanhydrock A communication from Owen Johnson, the senior tree recorder for record trees: After seeing the video about Camellia sasanqua at…

18th June

…ladies choir 2016 – CHW Tree measuring with Owen Johnson, The Tree Register national (UK and NI) recorder, at Burncoose. He visited on his own in 2014 and missed a…

1st November

…Minister, Boris Johnson, announced another national lockdown from next Thursday, 5th November, for a month (at least). Our staff will return to being on furlough and we will lose the…

15th February

…bioritsensis with five spines (the Owen Johnson identification of two of the four veterans as this is totally wrong). Ilex insignis, another name used for these trees in 1965, does…

16th February

…tree among them measured in 1985 and 2004 where in Owen Johnson’s “Champion trees of Britain and Ireland” book he gives it the common name of “Trewithen Holly”. They are…

10th June

…sightseeing in Cornwall with Carrie Johnson as host. They went to St Michaels Mount.Fuchsia exorticata still full out on the top wall. Fuchsia exorticata From Crûg an Ilex perado subsp….