16th March

…‘Atlas’ type and shaped flower with the ‘Lanarth’ colour and more than a hint of white on the inside of the tepals as you would expect from ‘Atlas’. Very good…

24th March

…Magnolia ‘Sayonara’ A large Magnolia ‘Atlas’ above Red Linney. Magnolia ‘Atlas’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ And a small Magnolia ‘Felix Jury’ just below it. Magnolia ‘Felix Jury’ This was another of Dad’s…

6th April

…darker in colour than I would have expected from a M. ‘Atlas’ seed parent. It may yet fade. Five flowers in bud, nearly out and one more frosted. Magnolia ‘Atlas’…

17th March

…and registered as yet. Nowhere near as good as Jaimie’s ‘Atlas’ x ‘Lanarth’ which we saw yesterday. Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x Magnolia ‘Vulcan’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x Magnolia ‘Vulcan’ First of the…

20th March

…full out but already wind battered. Magnolia ‘Atlas’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ A Camellia lutchuensis hybrid which is, I think, called ‘Scentuous’. (On the plans it is C. ‘Scentuous’ x…

8th April

…It has faded a bit after opening. Magnolia ‘Atlas’ crossed with Magnolia sargentiana Magnolia ‘Atlas’ crossed with Magnolia sargentiana Magnolia ‘Atlas’ crossed with Magnolia sargentiana Rapanea salicina ‘Toro’ (syn. Myrsine…

7th September

…Large seed pod produced but was snapped off 16. ‘JC Williams x ‘Felix Jury’ 17. ‘Atlas x ‘Darjeeling’ 18. ‘Atlas x ‘Felix Jury’ 19. ‘Atlas x ‘Sunrise’ 20. Michelia doltsopa…

15th April

…flower? Magnolia ‘Atlas’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ Magnolia ‘Purple Splendour’ Magnolia ‘Purple Splendour’ Magnolia ‘Purple Splendour’ Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Magnolia ‘Crystal Chalice’ Magnolia ‘Crystal Chalice’ Magnolia ‘Crystal Chalice’ Magnolia ‘Raspberry Fun’…

8th March

…‘Purple Dream’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x ‘Vulcan’ – first flowering here Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x ‘Vulcan’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x ‘Vulcan’ Magnolia ‘Holywell’ – first flowering here Magnolia ‘Holywell’ Magnolia ‘Holywell’ Magnolia ‘Amethyst…

21st March

…with this one. Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x Magnolia ‘Vulcan’ Magnolia ‘Atlas’ x Magnolia ‘Vulcan’ Magnolia ‘Black Tulip’ x Magnolia liliiflora ‘Holland Red’ – first flower which shows promise. This is now…