5th July

…so perhaps a hybrid. Buddleia salvifolia Buddleia salvifolia Amicia zygomeris in the back of a border. Amicia zygomeris Acanthus spinosus is smaller growing than Acanthus mollis with rather more attractive…

25th December

…mollis with one flowering spike and many spikes of seeds. Acanthus mollis Acanthus mollis Acanthus mollis Fuchsia gracilis with new growth showing and the odd surviving flower. Fuchsia gracilis Fuchsia…

11th July

…‘Brilliant Blue’ Agapanthus ‘Brilliant Blue’ Acanthus hungaricus is not a species which Burncoose stocks but not that different really. Acanthus hungaricus Acanthus hungaricus Acanthus hungaricus Kniphofia ‘Mango Popsicle’ – an…

14th July

…but missed the flowers. Poterium spinosum Poterium spinosum Acanthus sennii – Ethiopian acanthus with very vicious prickles. Acanthus sennii Acanthus sennii And more cold damage: Protea cyanaroides literally cut in…

21st June

…the roots on the dump. Quite pretty and unusual as it comes into flower though. Acanthus mollis Acanthus mollis 2016 – CHW Beware the hornets are active around and about…