10th May

…flowers. I have never seen them do this to embothrium before. The branch we cut for the show will have to come from Burncoose. Embothrium lanceolatum Embothrium lanceolatum Embothrium lanceolatum…

23rd December

…evergreen or deciduous with us. The plants vary greatly. This one is dropping today but many leaves remain green and may go on to next season. Embothrium Embothrium Embothrium Still…

18th May

…flower almost out on Magnolia officinalis var. biloba. The individual flowers last only about 48 hours. Embothrium lanceolatum against a blue sky. Embothrium lanceolatum Rhododendron ‘Lem’s Monarch’ coming to its…

12th May

…which is a better flower. EMBOTRIUM coccineum EMBOTRIUM coccineum Embothrium coccineum – pure orange (rather than red or scarlet) and out this year rather earlier than usual. Embothrium lanceolatum is…

15th April

…the nectar. Pigeons or squirrels? The flowers on the ground have been halved! Embothrium flowers Embothrium flowers Wonderful new growth on Schefflera taiwaniana. Schefflera taiwaniana Michelia foveolata, one of the…

3rd April

…Good job we are no longer going to have to cut a branch this year for Chelsea! Embothrium Embothrium The Rhododendron macabeanum now full out with Magnolia ‘Wada’s Memory’ behind…

5th May

…to be. Rhododendron makinoi Unusual to see an Embothrium flowering only two years from planting. Embothrium A huge clump of this deciduous azalea and nice enough too. One of 40…

29th July

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2020 – CHW A three year from planting Embothrium leaping ahead in a perfect position….

10th July

…up to make room for replanting in the spring. dead stumps The end of the embothrium which has been so splendid in recent years. It died over winter. These trees…

4th October

…Magnolia rostrata ‘They’ always say you should plant Embothrium lanceolatum in the worst possible poor and stony ground. Here, one year on from planting, on the stony rim of Rogers…