14th June

…Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Carpinus polyneura – 2018 planting within the relatively new Styrax/Stewartia collection on from Charlie Michael’s old nursery bed. Again reddish new…

29th May

…Meliosma pungens. Meliosma pungens Meliosma pungens Elsewhere I spotted: Diosporopsis bodinieri Diosporopsis bodinieri Rhodiola fastigiata – a sedum like plant Rhodiola fastigiata Rhodiola fastigiata Dicentra ‘Longtrees’ Dicentra ‘Longtrees’ Disporum lechenaultianum…

15th September

…showing off the undersides of its leaves nicely in the sun. Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Sadly this sorbus has no label on the plan. Any suggestions anyone? this…

8th May

…williamsianum. Rhododendron williamsianum Rhododendron williamsianum Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ that went to Chelsea a couple of times when rather smaller! Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ Malus hupehensis flowering well three years on from…

20th September

…Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ Berries aplenty on Taxus baccata ‘Fastigiata’. Taxus baccata ‘Fastigiata’ The little Wollemi pine which has struggled to 10ft or so in 10 to 12 years has suddenly…

5th January

…as upright as Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Fastigiata’ which grows by the lawn at Burncoose. This has been here 20 years or so and is 12-14ft. Interestingly the flower buds which are…