April 2018 Irish trip ( Day 2)

…Perhaps the largest Griselinia littoralis tree in the UK and Ireland? Nicely cleared now with a new path so that the public can see the trunk. Griselinia littoralis tree Griselinia

Visit to Tregrehan – 3rd November 2018

…like a holly or an Osmanthus than a Griselinia. Very rare. Griselinia jodonifolia Griselinia jodonifolia Griselinia jodonifolia Luzurgia polyphylla is also from Chile. A dainty climbing plant with round bright…

13th February

…between Griselinia racemosa and G. ruscifolia but do not list G. ruscifolia. Here are the flowers too but they actually conform more to G. racemosa as described in Hillier’s? Griselinia

4th December

…stems and fluffy erect heads of tiny flowers from quite small plants. The flowering branches are bending over with the weight of the flower heads. Griselinia ruscifolia Griselinia ruscifolia Griselinia

22nd April

…This looks like a holly, but it is in fact Griselinia jodonifolia. Griselinia jodonifolia Griselinia jodonifolia Cryptocarya alba Cryptocarya alba Another unknown Podocarpus species. Podocarpus milanjianus. Podocarpus milanjianus Podocarpus milanjianus…

30th August

…saw this several times in Eire in the spring. Griselinia ruscifolia Griselinia ruscifolia Persea borbonia is another new Persea species. Very long pointed leaves. Persea borbonia The double form of…

3rd June

…Merrilopanax alpinus This is what we have very probably been selling under the wrong name (grevillea) at Burncoose. Griselinia scandens apparently from Chile although Clare’s research suggests there may be…

18th February

…for some things they could have bought for cheaper at any wholesale nursery. Five hundred tiny 4-6’’ one litre griselinia liners for £500. Later lots of three litre 3ft plus…

3rd November

…the Townsends. Here are some highlights below, Griselinia jodonifolia Rehderodendron kwangtungense Fuchsia glazioviana Decaisnea fargesii Corynabutilon click here for full details. 2017 – CHW The berries on this Cotoneaster frigidus…