28th March

…before. Rhododendron cilpinense Rhododendron cilpinense Rhododendron cilpinense Magnolia ‘Iolanthe’ is now full out after eight weeks of showing some colour. The shape and size of the flowers are similar to…

2nd March

…point: praecox and ‘Bric-a-Brac’ praecox and ‘Bric-a-Brac’ praecox and ‘Christmas Cheer’ praecox and ‘Christmas Cheer’ ‘Ostara’ and cilpinense ‘Ostara’ and cilpinense ‘Ostara’ and ‘Bric-a-Brac’ ‘Ostara’ and ‘Bric-a-Brac’ cilpinense and ‘Bric-a-Brac’…

8th March

…on the main ride. Rhododendron cilpinense Rhododendron cilpinense Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ starting to come out properly. Amazing to think that 20 years ago we used to exhibit this at Chelsea in…

12th March

…The square needs moving anyway as this one is over. ‘Spring has Sprung’ ‘Spring has Sprung’ A very fine Rhododendron cilpinense at the garden entrance perfect today. Rhododendron cilpinense Rhododendron…

17th February

…Splendid! Prunus x incam ‘Shosar’ Prunus x incam ‘Shosar’ Prunus x incam ‘Shosar’ Rhododendron cilpinense is just showing colour by the cash point and will probably pop open on the…

25th February

…for ‘Spring has Sprung in Cornwall’. The coldest day of the year by far today with worse to come. Magnolia campbellii Magnolia campbellii Rhododendron cilpinense is just out. Rhododendron cilpinense

30th July

…species casualties of nice species casualties of nice species Rhododendron cilpinense was however a survivor to finally cheer us up. Rhododendron cilpinense 2017 – CHW Jaimie has sent me pictures…

Magnolias and Climate Change at Caerhays

…Red’ are out on time. Other rhododendrons which we might have expected to be early such as Rh ciliatum and cilpinense are still in tight bud.   Much is made…