4th March

…form) Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Aurora’ Magnolia ‘Aurora’ Magnolia ‘Aurora’ Magnolia…

15th April

…Magnolia ‘Crystal Chalice’ Magnolia ‘Raspberry Fun’ Magnolia ‘Raspberry Fun’ Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ – what a colour! Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Magnolia ‘Princess Margaret’ Magnolia ‘Princess Margaret’ 2017 –…

29th December

…the sun. evergreen azaleas 2015 – CHW Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ still has nearly all its leaves on! Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Nearby a young Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ which I photographed six…

3rd March

…and naming then. Rhododendron Rhododendron Rhododendron Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ is just out and not yet at its best. Smallish flowers still without its true colour. Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ The New…

9th April

Jessel’ in the single flower class (which won first). Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ Burncoose won several first prizes also (in four out of the seven classes entered). Rhododendron bahuiniflorum Rhododendron bahuiniflorum…

7th December

…it ‘do’? Not in Hillier’s or New Trees! Turpina ternata Turpina ternata Turpina ternata Turpina ternata 2016 – CHW Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ still in full leaf in early December! Magnolia…

21st March

…We now have a few of these and they are wonderful value as early cherries. Prunus ‘Okame’ Prunus ‘Okame’ A second 2012 planted Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’ has its first two…

9th May

…‘Ricki’ Magnolia ‘Ricki’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Judy’ Magnolia ‘Judy’ The best rhododendrons flowering in the species collection were: Rhododendron cinnabarinum…

19th March

…in the same way as Magnolia ‘Betty Jessel’. I see that there is a picture of Peter holding identical flowers in Jim Gardiner’s book on magnolias. Strangely it is the…

21st February

…A New Zealand cross between a Camellia x williamsii seedling and Camellia japonica ‘Betty Shenfield’. An open and slightly spreading habit. Camellia ‘Mona Jury’ Karol preparing our second vlog about…