5th May

…and seeds emerging. Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’ Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’ Cornus florida ‘Red Giant’ slowly emerging into colour. Cornus florida ‘Red Giant’ Cornus florida ‘Red Giant’ Ilex yunnanensis with new growth…

1st July

…new growth indeed as a young plant in Kennel Close. Acer cappadocium ‘Aureum’ Acer cappadocium ‘Aureum’ Acer cappadocium ‘Aureum’ Half of this Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ died last autumn. Now it is…

21st April

…‘Aureum’ now in full leaf a week after we saw it last. Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Fallen flowers of Camellia ‘Brigadoon’ and Rhododendron desquamatum. The former has been in flower for…

1st April

…japonica Carpinus japonica Carpinus japonica Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ in full flower and not seen like this before. Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ The view of the various michelias from…

8th April

…glowing in the sunlight. One for the acer care article. Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ similarly effective for the care article. Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’…

8th September

…but looking very fine indeed. Loads of new shoots. Arundo donax ‘Golden Chain’ Arundo donax ‘Golden Chain’ Arundo donax ‘Golden Chain’ Ligustrum japonicum ‘Aureum’ in full flower. Ligustrum japonicum ‘Aureum’…

11th May

…not yet open. 1927 – JCW Roylii cinnabarinum are open and so Auklandii but [?] forms are over. Aureum is very good. Recurvas and daffs is all open. Iris germanica…

12th May

…Meliosma pungens. Meliosma pungens We missed this acer on last weekend’s Maple Society tour – Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’. Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’ Another Magnolia ‘Honey Liz’. Magnolia ‘Honey Liz’ Magnolia ‘Honey…

17th April

…Polemonium ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Pittosporum undulatum Pittosporum undulatum Isopogon formosanus Isopogon formosanus Photinia ‘Louise’ Photinia ‘Louise’ Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’ Acer cappadocicum ‘Aureum’ Cercis canadensis ‘Appalachian Red’ Cercis canadensis ‘Appalachian Red’…

9th April

…Rhododendron oldhamii Rhododendron oldhamii Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ now fully out. Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ Nice fresh growth on Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’. Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Today’s care articles that I have been…