25th April

…‘Allspice’ Michelia foggi ‘Allspice’ Michelia foggi ‘Allspice’ Finally I find Magnolia ‘Olivia’ such I have been trying to locate for days. Looking good. Magnolia ‘Olivia’ Magnolia ‘Olivia’ Magnolia ‘Olivia’ Aesculus…

11th May

…‘Black Swan’ Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ just out. Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ A young Magnolia nitida getting going. Magnolia nitida Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’ perfect today. The others now…

12th May

…‘Coccinea Grandiflora’ First flower is out on Rhododendron ‘Lem’s Monarch’. Rhododendron ‘Lem’s Monarch’ You can see the size properly here of Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’. 20-25ft. Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’…

3rd May

…Classic cars Classic cars 2016 – CHW Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’ (planted 2005) has been very slow to come into flower having shown colour for some weeks. We now have…

5th May

…‘Genie’ Hidden away below it is another fairly mature Michelia x foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ with rather more pink in the flower than Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’ seen a few days…

10th April

…planting Michelia ‘Fairy Lime’, M. ‘Touch of Pink’, M. martinii and M. ‘Allspice’ as well as a Manglietia insignis. Most of them tucked away in sheltered microclimates along the drive….