27th July

…look of it but do we need another Abelia x grandiflora or is this one better than the ones we list? Abelia ‘Sunshine Daydream’ Abelia ‘Sunshine Daydream’ Hebe ‘Rosie’ looking…

1st November

Abelia chinensis. Rather a nice effect. Abelia chinensis Rather splendid autumn colour on Rhodotyphos scandens which I had not taken in before. Rhodotyphos scandens Rhodotyphos scandens Arbutus unedo ‘Rubra’ with…

1st June

…is now a new name for the semi climbing Abelia floribunda as it has always been known. Another annoying name change in the new Hillier’s but not their fault of…

7th July

…tragophylla is good. Azalea arborescens would be fine if we had a group of it, Mikado is over. Dracoenas just over. Escallonia pteroclaydon is good. 1915 – JCW Abelia floribunda…

2nd July

…side, only later, a fair lot of roses open, Anna Alexis an easy first, but they are old plants, Abelia floribunda very good. Several daffs not dead yet. No Nigra’s…