25th May

…dated June 2011. Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis is now full out (three plants) and looks about right. However there is another older single plant…

11th May

…‘Vesta’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Venus’ beside it. ‘Victoria’ still not out properly. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Venus’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ is also superb. The best one on the Enkianthus path today. Enkianthus campanulatus…

14th May

Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Recurvus’? Enkianthus curvus recurvus Enkianthus curvus recurvus Jaimie’s Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Recurvus’ Sorbus folgneri ‘Emiel’ has a startling white underside to its leaves and as pretty a flower as…

20th April

Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ is startlingly good. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Vesta’ absolutely in its prime and laden down with bell flowers. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Vesta’ Enkianthus campanulatus…

19th May

…species/hybrid collection above Hovel Cart Road are prematurely over except for Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ which is outstanding! Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus hirtinervus is always the last species…

8th May

Enkianthus cernuus rubens which are nowhere near red enough to be true and the stamens do not protrude through the bottom of the bells as they should. Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus

2nd November

…starting to go yellow. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Venus’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Victoria’ – the remaining small leaves are yellow. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Victoria’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Red Bells’ has little colour left. Enkianthus campanulatus…

18th May

…wieseneri and Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Victoria’. Magnolia x wieseneri Enkianthus deflexus remains my favourite species with its huge flowers which are later into flower than most other species. Enkianthus deflexus Philadelphus…

3rd June

…(dichroanthum x griersonianum). Rhododendron ‘Fabia’ Enkianthus campanulatus var palibini Even more younger Enkianthus have produced late flowers: Enkianthus campanulatus var palibini – this one looks similar but not identical to…

8th June

…as Enkianthus campanulatus most definitely is not as it is pink with stripes all over and much more like Enkianthus campanulatus var palibini. Enkianthus hirtinervus Enkianthus hirtinervus Enkianthus hirtinervus 1919…