27th March

…since the cold and snow. Aptly named too! Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia cuspidata finally full out. Camellia cuspidata Rhododendron impeditum ‘J C Williams’ just starting to flower….

12th April

…japonica just out – tiny flowers. Eurya japonica Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ with different coloured flowers (as usual) on the same large plant. Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ First flowers out…

3rd April

‘Extravaganza’ at its best. Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Last November we admired the autumn colour on Rhododendron schlippenbachii. Now it is just out in flower. Rhododendron schlippenbachii Rhododendron schlippenbachii Here…

23rd April

…hard work by everyone involved in creating something special and unique here. Perhaps / surely another party is suggested? Too busy at present and with Chelsea looming!Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ shattered by…

10th February

…Newton); ‘Cornwall is open for business, come and see our gardens now’ is the cry. Toby Ashworth of The Nare hotel is sponsoring this PR extravaganza with my brother and…

26th May

…pissed off that Karol was unwell and unable to drive. Nevertheless 8pm for the BBC extravaganza – much to my surprise it is one of the key features of the…