12th February

…Magnolia ‘F.J. Williams’ 2023 – CHW A drizzly day and more meetings at Burncoose. Surprising what else was out in flower and the many signs of frost damage. Jasminum nudiflorum…

15th May

…Islands consignment from Burncoose Nurseries to the Channel Islands consignment from Burncoose Nurseries to the Channel Islands Vaccinum dunalianum caudatifolium (from Crûg) is newly planted in the Auklandii Garden. Interesting…

16th March

…a very compact habit. Bred at Burncoose by Arnold Dance about 40 years ago. Camellia x williamsii ‘Burncoose Apple Blossom’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Burncoose Apple Blossom’ Magnolia ‘Mr Julian’ is…

30th May

…Boronia heterophylla not quite fully out yet. A useful stockplant to supply Burncoose. Boronia heterophylla Asia’s successful propagation of Camellia kissii from cuttings (ex Tregrehan). Camellia kissii Also Camellia parvilimba…

21st April

…First flowers in October! Beat that? lapageria 2020 – CHW The plant care articles for the Burncoose website are finished. The last 175 odd were by far the most lengthy…

10th July

Burncoose party given by my brother for Savills staff at Burncoose party given by my brother for Savills staff at Burncoose party given by my brother for Savills staff at…

21st January

…at Caerhays and Burncoose Fargesia murielie – more recently at Burncoose and in nursery plants Pseudosasa japonica – common Cornish windbreak plant which flowered circa 30 years ago. Some isolated…

30th March

…multiple Michelia species and hybrids exhibit for the Cornwall Garden Society Spring Show at Wadebridge this weekend has alerted me to two possible misnaming’s here and at Burncoose. What we…

29th March

Burncoose website as well. Breathtaking flower. Telopea speciosissima Telopea speciosissima 2018 – CHW To Burncoose to talk through the year end paperwork and likely results. The cold has reduced the…