14th April

tree. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ This is another younger Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ above Crinodendron Hedge. You could be forgiven for saying the first Peachy (above) and this one are…

22nd April

…more like a much paler ‘daybreak’. What does everyone else think? Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Rhododendron oldhamii is a sparse flowerer but the new growth shoots are attractive…

23rd April

…think and not, as yet, worthy of a name. Magnolia ‘Pink Royalty’ x ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Pink Royalty’ x ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Pink Royalty’ x ‘Daybreak’ Isla Rose (aged 2) in the…

10th May

…pale inside to the tepals. Yuchelia is nearly over. Daybreak only just out but further comparison is merited. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Rhododendron ‘Halfdan Lem’ is just coming out. What…

20th November

…‘Rhapsody in Pink’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ with a wonderful mix of autumn colour. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Prunus nipponica ‘Brilliant’ and it is! Prunus nipponica ‘Brilliant’ Another new…

12th April

…sure we have our two the right way around. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ At last, after three separate searches over the last week, I have located the true Staphylea bumalda…

3rd April

…leaf emerges. Quite the earliest of the styrax species into flower. Styrax odoratissimus Styrax odoratissimus Magnolia ‘Lennei’ x ‘Daybreak’ is nothing special above the styrax. Magnolia ‘Lennei’ x ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia…

17th October

…turning colour nicely at the Four in Hand. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ 2015 – CHW Double day let shoot starts today but a quick early sprint to the…

28th March

…Very odd as it certainly is not an evergreen variety. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ The view from the drive across to Giddle Orchard shows the second flush of…

25th May

…lasting combination as we have seen before in this blog. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ 2018 – CHW It is amazing what a difference a week away has meant…