11th May

…Anzac’ – yellow yes but white never seen before. This one living! Callistemon citrinus ‘White Anzac’ Callistemon phoeniceus – does not look like a bottle brush. Callistemon phoeniceus Orthrosanthus polystachus…

14th May

callistemon Yellow flowering callistemon The original clump of Rhododendron tethropeplum in the Hothead raised bed is an absolute picture. Far more flower than usual. Rhododendron tethropeplum Rhododendron tethropeplum A tail…

7th July

…‘Mauve Mist’ Callistemon ‘Mauve Mist’ Callistemon ‘Mauve Mist’ Strelitzia reginae in flower outside on a dry bank Strelitzia reginae 2018 – CHW Jaimie has found two 15 to 20 year…

29th March

…its amazing reddish new growth which I missed last year. Picea abies ‘Rydal’ Picea abies ‘Rydal’ Frost damage to callistemon. Just the tops which now need pruning out. The remainder…

10th July

…same time as last year much is over. The Echiums are absolutely over as are the Cistus, Puya and most of the Callistemon. Many of the Lampranthus colours, there were…

15th June

…combinations involving pinks, Hebe, callistemon and leptospermum in ‘The Apothecary’. St Michaels Caerhays flower festival ‘The Apothecary’ ‘The Apothecary’ Beside the altar a magnificent ‘Transport’ with a cart and unusual…