RHS Savill Garden Pictures 2018

…Stewartia sinensis Viburnum awabuki is one we have recently planted out. Here a huge evergreen shrub. Viburnum awabuki A gigantic multi-stemmed Corylopsis glabrescens Corylopsis glabrescens Corylopsis glabrescens Corylopsis glabrescens Corylopsis

3rd March

…to themselves. laurel leaves laurel leaves Corylopsis spicata tries to come out and the flowers have survived so far almost undamaged. Corylopsis spicata Corylopsis spicata Fronds blown off the big…

14th March

…year’s green leaves on it in January. Magnolia campbellii The first full out corylopsis on Rookery Path – I saw some exhibits on the show bench at Rosemoor but this…

12th October

Corylopsis ‘Spring Purple’ Corylopsis ‘Spring Purple’ 1947 – CW Returned from Scotland. Very dry and rain badly wanted. Rho Yellow Hammer very good. Lapagerias nice. All the Rho auriculatum hybrids…

31st March

…excellent. 1994 – FJW 6 House martins seen. 1941 – CW Very bad south east gale, counted over 90 flowers off Mag sargentiana. 1929 – JCW Corylopsis very nice. R…

13th February

…show. Rhododendron ‘Ostara’ Rhododendron ‘Ostara’ Corylopsis spicata from Japan and introduced to the UK in 1860 by Robert Fortune has a few flowers out. Note the red anthers. Corylopsis spicata…

9th February

…fragrans, Meliosma veitchiorum, the most western Euonymus fimbriatus (note correct name: Lucidus), one Vaccinium ovatum. Several other plants? The small Reevesia The single Corylopsis near Reevesia The one Corylopsis not…

22nd November

…for the chop together with a haircut for the Camellia reticulata seedling which it grows through. elderly rare oak Another large dead for removal – here Corylopsis spicata. Three branches…

30th March

…the Arboreum – Auklandii hybrids. Blue Tit, Yellow Hammer, scintillans and Camellia all very good. The Bullatum x Moupinense are very nice. 1933 – JCW All the Corylopsis are very…

10th October

…clusters is similarly ‘unready’. Styrax hemsleyanus Corylopsis spicata has a few unripe seed spikes. Corylopsis spicata Conversely formerly pink Magnolia sieboldii seed pods are losing their colour and shedding orange…