27th May

…had a name in my time. Any ideas anyone? ancient gaultheria species ancient gaultheria species ancient gaultheria species During Chelsea week the men have cleared a wonderful extension to the…

29th May

…of the big leaf species to flower are just passing their best. Time for some layering here. Gaultheria Gaultheria An odd and original gaultheria whose name I do not know….

April 2018 Irish trip (Day 4)

…uva-ursi Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Gaultheria wardii from Yunnan also about to show nearby. Gaultheria wardii Gaultheria wardii Ilex dimorphophylla in a rockery. It is not a rockery species! Ilex dimorphophylla Magnolia…

19th November

…Euonymus grandiflorus ‘Ruby Wine’ Cotoneaster ‘Skogholm’ looking very fine with its berries. Cotoneaster ‘Skogholm’ Gaultheria procumbens with particularly large red berries. Quite a sight! Gaultheria procumbens Gaultheria procumbens Asterotrichion discolor…

15th December

…– CHW Gaultheria procumbens still with good clusters of red berries. Gaultheria procumbens Skimmia japonica ‘Veitchii’ just as good beside it. Skimmia japonica ‘Veitchii’ While Skimmia japonica ‘Kew White’ is…

18th March

…until 1.00.An ancient Gaultheria – perhaps G hookeri is spotted by Roy. A Wilson introduction in 1907. Perhaps G. tetramera? perhaps G hookeri perhaps G hookeri Cephalotaxus fortunei – a…

8th May

…in the last 40. Vaccinum, Pentapterigium or Gaultheria had been the question? Since Susyn had not seen it in flower I hope she still agrees with the naming? To have…