April 2018 Irish trip (Day 3)

…suckering tree growing in a swamp. Clethra arborea everywhere self sown and suckering too. Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon A huge Eucalyptus globulus…

11th May

Acacia glaucoptera. Acacia pravissima x10 leaf size! Acacia glaucoptera Acacia glaucoptera An Australian dianella species with typical blue flower spikes. Australian dianella species Banksia menziesii Banksia menziesii Everywhere you looked…

4th March

…Asia to propagate from seed or cuttings. Acacia cultriformis Acacia cultriformis Acacia cultriformis The dogs have taken to eating camellia flowers. Brock started it and now they are all in…

4th August

…its name in its secondary new growth. Quercus ‘Chimney Fire’ Quercus ‘Chimney Fire’ 2017 – CHW MORE from Ventnor.Acacia pravissima as a 15-18ft tree with many seed pods. Acacia pravissima…

6th August

…although some flowers are still out. Dierama pulcherrimum Dierama pulcherrimum Dierama pulcherrimum Dierama pulcherrimum Dierama pulcherrimum Acacia baileyana – 15-18ft tall. Acacia baileyana Acacia baileyana Acacia baileyana Grevillea rosemarinifolia –…

11th March

…night magnolias on Friday night magnolias on Friday night magnolias on Friday night Acacia potaczeki was attractive and new to me. Acacia potaczeki Acacia potaczeki Pieris formosa var forrestii ‘Rowallane…

6th June

…growing on the side of the packing shed. Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ 2016 – CHW The medlar tree is in place on the bank outside the front door…

21st March

…Rhododendron ‘Harry Tagg’ Rhododendron ‘Harry Tagg’ Acacia full out by the Playhouse. Acacia Acacia 2019 – CHW A mild warm week with everything rushing out into leaf. The day before…

8th February

…in tight bud. Acacia melanoxylon Acacia melanoxylon 2019 – CHW A huge elderly Magnolia campbellii seedling coming out in the mist above Crinodendron Hedge. Magnolia campbellii seedling A newly planted…

13th February

…racemes of tiny globular yellow flowers lower down the stems in the old wood. Very pretty even if my pictures are crap in the wind. Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ Acacia baileyana…