29th July

…Agave americana Chitalpa tashkentensis flowering sparsely as a small tree on a hot dry bank. Chitalpa tashkentensis Chitalpa tashkentensis Eucomis bicolor in an outstanding clump. Some flowers full out, some…

7th July

…with its aromatic fluffy white flowers. Blepharocalyx cruckshankii Chitalpa tashkentensis which is usually a shy flowered at a young age. Chitalpa tashkentensis Indigofera howellii flowering earlier than usual this summer….

2nd August

…in his comment below, I have to agree.) unidentified fuchsia species A rather poor picture of Chitalpa taskentensis in flower on a hot sunny bank. A tender and difficult plant…

19th August

…Digitalis ‘Goldcrest’ Sedum ‘Red Cauli’ Sedum ‘Red Cauli’ Chitalpa tashkentensis Chitalpa tashkentensis Tibouchina orangensis with splendidly huge flowers. Tibouchina orangensis Cercis glabra has developed leaves with intricate purple-red veining. Senna…

30th July

…praecox ‘Devon Purple’ A few flowers on a batch of young Chitalpa tashkentensis ‘Pink Dawn’. Catalpa duclouxii Fruits already on Aronia melanocarpa ‘Autumn Magic’. Nearly, but not quite, edible. Aronia…