27th May

…(white) just opening on the rare Aesculus chinensis which may have the tallest racemes of flowers of any aesculus species. Aesculus chinensis Aesculus chinensis Aesculus x carnea which is not…

11th May

are Aesculus indica so now I am more than suspicious! Aesculus chinensis Aesculus chinensis Aesculus glabra I think, the red horse chestnut. Aesculus glabra Aesculus glabra Crataegus wattiana is thornless…

4th September

species (to us) in flower? Slow growing but seeding at a very young age. Very rare and not in Hillier’s. Aesculus woerlitzensis Aesculus woerlitzensis Aesculus woerlitzensis 2016 – CHW We…

30th May

…Rhododendron ‘Loch Levan’ Aesculus flava. I am getting into an aesculus muddle and need to regroup and think this all through. Edwina has however helped me out. Aesculus Aesculus 2016…

25th May

…appeared. Aesculus sylvatica Aesculus sylvatica Aesculus sylvatica The younger of our two Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ is growing in full sun. Its flowering is later than the much older plant by…

5th June

…or yellow. Aesculus wilsonii Aesculus wilsonii Enkianthus hirtinervus is also a month later than all the other species and varieties located together on Hovel Cart Road. Huge flower trusses and…

25th April

…reverted to green and needs cutting out. Aesculus carnea ‘Aureomarginata’ Aesculus carnea ‘Aureomarginata’ Aesculus carnea ‘Aureomarginata’ Malus x purpurea ‘Crimson Cascade’ planted this year and now flowering well on its…

29th April

…and we have lost three out of five planted out. Tom says it is very early into leaf and loses come from late frost. AESCULUS wangii AESCULUS wangii AESCULUS wangii…

26th July

…here in late May. Magnolia virginiana ‘Satellite’ Magnolia virginiana ‘Satellite’ Aesculus parvifolia tends to get forgotten and certainly I had missed it when describing how other species of aesculus were…

4th June

…he is pleased with some cut flowers. Rhododendron ‘Treberrick’ Aesculus x carnea ‘Briottii’ above the greenhouse is a superb compact growing plant and well worth its place. Aesculus are never…