26th April

…really a pink form of M kobus. It only really has a hint of pink in bud and you have to strain your eyes to see the pink in the…

31st March

…years ago with Philip. a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a…

14th February

…unlike the original up in the garden. Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) A poor sister seedling to Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ is out on…

11th March

…good light pink form too which appeared to self sow itself. Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ And a few more novelties in the show itself when…

23rd April

…the Auklandii Garden which is hardly out as yet. It is the red centre which marks this form out and it will get pinker overall. ‘Caerhays Pinkform The clump…

14th March

Peep’ is at its absolute best on the main ride (the yellow form) and on the drive (the pink form). This was a JCW hybrid between Rhododendron lutescens and Rhododendron…

13th March

…growth buds. Salix fargesii Salix fargesii Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ has very variable flowers as they open fully. Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ Magnolia ‘Cecil Nice’ about to open. Magnolia…

8th March

…flower and on such a young plant. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia ‘Pickard’s Ruby’ x ‘F J Williams’…

5th February

…the pure yellow form but just as good in early February. Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) The much photographed Hydrangea ‘Madame Mouilliere’ on the drive still has…

4th February

…Wonderful young clump (three plants) nearby of the pink form of Rhododendron ‘BoPeep’. Is the pink better than the yellow form? Rhododendron ‘BoPeep’ Rhododendron ‘BoPeep’ Rhododendron ‘BoPeep’ Pseudocydonia sinensis with,…