3rd January

…never this early! MAGNOLIA ‘Todds Forty-Niner’ MAGNOLIA ‘Todds Forty-Niner’ It has now rained for three days virtually nonstop so these magnolia pictures will be poor in the rain but it…

23rd January

…as I suppose it should! Camellia ‘Cinnamon Cindy’ Camellia ‘Cinnamon Cindy’ 2016 – CHW Despite a little frost on Saturday morning (the first for the winter) Magnolia ‘Todds Forty-Niner’ is…

16th January

…Magnolia ‘Todds Forty-Niner’ ten days on and looking superb. Magnolia ‘Todds Forty-Niner’ 1985 – FJW Still very cold (5°), snow and pond frozen over – woodcock and duck shooting forbidden….

17th February

Niner’, the first pre Christmas magnolia, is now over but with leaf coming. Magnolia ‘Mossmans Giant’ Magnolia ‘Mossmans Giant’ Magnolia ‘Todds Forty Niner’ Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ is starting to show…

14th February

…to come out at once. Very similar to Magnolia amoena and just as dull! MAGNOLIA zenii in Feburary just starting to flower. Magnolia ‘Tina Durio’ and Magnolia ‘Todds Forty Niner’…