13th May

…which died. Azara dentata Azara dentata Azara dentata Pieris japonica ‘Charles Williams’, named after my great uncle, is flowering late. This record tree has survived the ravages of phytophthera unlike…

19th April

…Camellia ‘Brigadoon’ Rhododendron davidsonianum now full out. Rhododendron davidsonianum Azara dentata plastered in flower. Azara dentata Azara dentata Azara dentata Rhododendron ‘Princess Alice’ at its best. Pinkish in bud. Rhododendron…

12th March

…got this started here although it is listed in JCW’s notes and in the 1964 tree measuring records. Pittosporum adaphniphilloides Pittosporum adaphniphilloides Azara microphylla was plastered in tiny flowers. Azara

31st January

…particularly fine today. Wonderful colour combinations in the leaf. Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ Cornus officinalis is full out and very attractive today. Rather similar to Cornus mas? Cornus…

Irish trip April 2018

…plant put in in 1961. Not as horrid as some evergreen camellias. Camellia japonica ‘Variegata’ Camellia japonica ‘Variegata’ Azara integrifolia var brownea with wonderful scent. Azara integrifolia var brownea Then…

13th February

…Penrice Castle as a 4-5ft shrub. A must for the catalogue! Euphorbia x pasturi Euphorbia x pasturi Azara microphylla in flower. My pictures are crap. Azara microphylla Buddleia farreri full…

27th April

…Hut today. View from Georges Hut And the view down the path from Donkey Shoe with Azara dentata at the back. View down the path from Donkey Shoe And from…

9th March

…x ‘Orangeade’ Magnolia sargentiana robusta x sprengeri ‘Diva’ Second Prize Pieris japonica ‘Forrest Flame’, Erica arborea & Azara microphylla Camellia ‘Brigadoon’ First Prize While cutting for the show Jaimie spotted…

7th April

…– 2nd with R. impeditum ‘J.C. Williams’   Class 2 – Rhododendron macabeanum, praestans, nivuem Class 5 – Rhododendron arborea niveum Class 6 – Azara microphllya ‘Variegata’ Class 9 –…