8th February

…latifolia with berries Ilex latifolia with berries Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ (to go with yesterday’s Fairy michelia!?) Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Auburn White’ (one flower…

31st January

…but perhaps incorrectly! Blush is pink in bud fading to white. These are just out but look pure pink! Time will tell. Camellia sasanqua ‘Paradise Blush’ 2016 – CHW Shooting…

13th February

…planting out. Camellia champetre ‘Fairy Blush’ – looks rather tender Camellia champetre ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia champetre ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Silver Chalice’ Camellia ‘Silver Chalice’ Camellia ‘Silver Chalice’ Camellia ‘Black Magic’…

16th February

…out but the leaves look a bit scarred and chlorotic. I think this plant is tender and needs more shelter than here. Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ The first…

25th April

…hybrid). Rhododendron ‘Tinners Blush’ Rhododendron ‘Tinners Blush’ Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ which can be a shy flowerer nicely out in the garden two years on from planting. Rhododendron ‘Wine and…

8th April

…at Caerhays. Malus hupehensis Malus hupehensis Cornus nuttallii ‘Pink Blush’ with little pink but a choice plant which we ought to stock. Cornus nuttallii ‘Pink Blush’ Cornus nuttallii ‘Pink Blush’…

31st October

…yet on this young tree. Halesia carolina (Snowdrop Tree) Halesia carolina (Snowdrop Tree) Touching it is Cornus nuttallii ‘Pink Blush’ which I did not see in flower this year but…

12th January

…flower well. Lindera triloba Camellia champetre ‘Fairy Blush’ is nicely out but only just two years from planting. Camellia champetre ‘Fairy Blush’ Xanthocyparis vietnamensis looked yellow and sick in the…

29th May

…‘Lems Monarch’ Rhododendron ‘Lems Monarch’ Flower buds appearing on Magnolia ‘Blue Opal’. Smaller but even bluer than Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’. Magnolia ‘Blue Opal’ Leptospermum scoparium ‘County Park Blush’ has…

28th April

…of Michelia ‘Fairy Blush’. Michelia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lary Piet’ – a new one to us. Camellia reticulata ‘Lary Piet’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ – ditto. Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely…