12th April

…Hardly looks like a reticulata. Camellia reticulata ‘Pink Dahlia’ Camellia reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’ Camellia reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’ Camellia reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’ Camellia reticulata ‘Interval’ Camellia reticulata ‘Interval’ Camellia reticulata ‘Interval’…

23rd February

…Seedlings aplenty under another Camellia taliensis. Seedlings aplenty under another Camellia taliensis The tiny flowered Camellia kissii. We have tried this and lost it. Camellia kissii Camellia kissii Camellia minor…

25th December

…Day this year which I do not remember seeing out before? Camellia ‘Alba Plena’ Camellia ‘Alba Plena’ Camellia ‘Optima’ Camellia ‘Optima’ I am back to the first flowering of Camellia

4th February

…Clare’ and Camellia ‘Noblissima’ somewhat unusually both out together by the front door. Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ and Camellia ‘Noblissima’ A young Camellia ‘Nagasaki’ with its very variable flowers. Camellia ‘Nagasaki’…

8th February

…with yesterday’s Fairy michelia!?) Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia ‘Auburn White’ (one flower only) Camellia ‘Auburn White’ Camellia ‘Auburn White’ Camellia ‘Mary Costa’ (full out)…

11th March

…that.Camellia reticulata ‘William Hertrich’ is excellent. Camellia reticulata ‘William Hertrich’ Camellia reticulata ‘William Hertrich’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ is just opening. Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ Rhododendron…

8th January

…flowers yet. Leujocum aestivum ‘Summer Snowflake’ Camellia ‘Desire’ is now properly out. Camellia ‘Desire’ Camellia ‘Mary Phoebe Taylor’ nearly out. Camellia ‘Mary Phoebe Taylor’ Camellia lutchuensis hybrid whose name I…

27th March

…best new camellia to emerge since the cold and snow. Aptly named too! Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia cuspidata finally full out. Camellia cuspidata Rhododendron impeditum ‘J C…

30th December

…Thea (ie tea) which are very similar in flower in the Chinese masterpiece. Camellia cuspidata or is it in fact Camellia lutchuensis? Camellia cuspidata or is it in fact Camellia

31st January

…well worth propagating for the future. camellia camellia camellia Camellia x williamsii ‘Celebration’, the darker form of Camellia ‘Donation’, has survived the north wind intact by the Hovel. Camellia x…