10th April

…is merely a bit of a tired but improved Leonard Messel. Mauve flowered branches on white Azalea ‘Pakestrina’ Non gardeners love a puzzle and there is no better example of…

7th July

…leucoxylon rosea Puya dyckioides Puya dyckioides Puya dyckioides Callistemon ‘Mauve Mist’ Callistemon ‘Mauve Mist’ Callistemon ‘Mauve Mist’ Strelitzia reginae in flower outside on a dry bank Strelitzia reginae 2018 –…

11th March

…Higher Quarry Nursery bed Above Higher Quarry Nursery and the mess are two rather delicate semi evergreen azaleas: one pink and one mauve. I have now idea of their names…

28th May

…in colour). The flowers start out white and then turn a gentle mauve. Very attractive. Rhododendron ‘Penvose’ Rhododendron ‘Penvose’ Rhododendron ‘Penvose’ We saw what a late frost had done to…

15th September

…be? Berberidopsis beckleri The last flowers on Buddleia limitanea which was given to us by Peter Moore. A mauve flower which fades markedly as it matures to a light mauve-pink….

11th November

…‘spring’ season had started. Rhododendron nobleanum Rhododendron nobleanum Rhododendron nobleanum A pale blue flowering form of Vinca minor ‘La Grave’ (‘Bowles Variety’) has colonised the hedgerow opposite Caerhays Barton Farm…

9th April

…pale mauve flower and is rather different in colour to the plants not yet out in the Rockery. I did not know this plant was even here! Azalea stenopetalum ‘Linearifolium’…

14th September

…cyparissus ‘Orange Man’ Calluna vulgaris ‘Silver Fox’ is one we have had once before but you can clearly see how it gets its name. Whitish in bud opening light mauve

6th September

…banks Hydrangea aspera ssp. robusta out late as usual in September. A good mauve and white combination. We need to propagate this as it is a winner! Hydrangea aspera ssp….

17th June

…of tea but impressive for the visitors. yew ‘chapel’ 2018 – CHW Azalea indicum has many coloured forms from mauve-purple to red and dark red. The clumps on the drive,…