8th May

…in the shade by Tin Garden. Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ Supposedly Enkianthus chinensis. The flowers should be yellow and red and I suppose they are just? Quite the…

16th February

…cherries like these.First flower on Camellia ‘Kick Off’.First flowers on pink and white forms of Rhododendron irroratum. Ditto on Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’. Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ Ditto Camellia…

5th March

…‘Dr Burnside’ Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ Some Camellia x willimasii ‘Debbie’ starting to open Camellia x willimasii ‘Debbie’ A small Camellia ‘Grand Slam’ perhaps? Camellia ‘Grand Slam’ Rhododenron moupinense has perfect…

29th April

…flowers and gorgeous bronzy-red new growth. Camellia lutchuensis hybrid Camellia lutchuensis hybrid Camellia lutchuensis hybrid A tail end flower on Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’. Camellia ‘Dr Burnside Rhododendron serpyllifolium with its…

22nd February

…in terms of being early. similar unnamed seedling in Bond Street Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ just coming out by the Four in Hand. One of the very best early double reds…

27th March

…performing badly as you will see.By far the worst frost damaged genus after hoheria is drimys. Here Drimys winteri largely defoliated and with what will soon be complete leaf drop….