13th April

…xanthoclada Berberis xanthoclada Amelanchier bartraniana is a new species to Caerhays. Floriferous with, so far, a compact habit. Amelanchier bartraniana Amelanchier bartraniana Amelanchier bartraniana Amelanchier florida looks much the same!…

18th April

…a collection of Amelanchier already which I hope to increase with purchases from Starborough Nursery who specialise in them. Amelanchier interior Amelanchier interior Amelanchier interior Always fun to discover a…

5th April

…sanguinea which I had not seen in flower before. Not yet very vigorous. Amelanchier sanguinea Amelanchier sanguinea Amelanchier sanguinea A larger Taiwania cryptomerioides than the one we looked at recently….

25th April

…as the nice coppery-reddish new growth complement the flowers. Amelanchier lamarcki Amelanchier lamarcki Magnolia ‘Yellow Lantern’ is now quite a beacon above the rockery and well worth its place. Magnolia…

1st April

…wilsoniae just coming out below Slip Rail. Berberis wilsoniae Berberis wilsoniae Amelanchier lamarkii growing as a tree and just coming out in full flower. Amelanchier lamarkii Amelanchier lamarkii Amelanchier lamarkii…

8th April

…x coulombieri – quite nice but not hugely different. Staphylea x coulombieri Amelanchier lamarkii full out in a vase and with very different new growth to Amelanchier laevis photographed last…

11th April

…laundry Amelanchier alnifolia ‘Obelisk’ coming into flower at the sales point. I am thinking of starting an Amelanchier collection next winter in Old Park. Amelanchier alnifolia ‘Obelisk’ Azalea ‘Blushing Bride’…

15th June

…was confused by Amelanchier bartramiana and Amelanchier florida earlier this year hoping that their fruits might turn out to be different as I could see little difference in their flowers….

28th April

…Our first plants in stock of Pseudotaxus chienii. Pseudotaxus chienii First flowers here on Amelanchier alnifolia ‘Obelisk’. Amelanchier alnifolia ‘Obelisk’ Weigelia ‘Black and White’ nicely out. Weigelia ‘Black and White’…