26th December

…is sold today are the more impressive pink flowering form which would probably have been out several weeks before. Prunus autumnalis Prunus autumnalis Prunus autumnalis We have looked at this…

5th August

…with white flowers. Not autumn either! Eucomis autumnalis Eucomis autumnalis Seed on Pittosporum crassifolium – not seen before. Pittosporum crassifolium Sophora microphylla. 12-15ft tall here. Sophora microphylla Pseudopanax crassifolius as…

2nd February

…away in Prunus subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’. Prunus subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’ Another Prunus ‘Kursar’ coming nicely into flower below the tower. Prunus ‘Kursar’ Prunus ‘Kursar’ Six-hundred 3L laurels have just been delivered for…

13th April

…meetings on an overcast day.The new Distyllum racemosum ‘Blue Cascade’ has attractive new growth now. Distyllum racemosum ‘Blue Cascade’ Prunus autumnalis ‘Rosea’ in full flower rather late this year! Prunus…

15th November

…unusual at Christmas but perhaps it is in November. Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ A Prunus subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’ has some white flower although still with leaf. I have never…

5th December

…since October 1st flower – Taliensis no award. It is one of the most distinctive plants here and hardly anything better quality. 1933 – JCW Some flowers on Prunus autumnalis,…

10th November

…Prunus autumnalis is open in Rogers quarry. Fuchsias are going back as in 1930. 1930 – JCW Old fuchsias flowering yet the new lot just going in autumn colour done…