7th February

…thrived here for generations despite frequent inundations. Gunnera manicata and snowdrops Early signs of leaves shooting on the Gunnera in today’s sun. Gunnera Gunnera At this time of the year…

3rd March

…the best of it. ‌‌Tin‌ ‌Garden‌ ‌hut‌ ‌‌Tin‌ ‌Garden‌ ‌hut‌ ‌‌Tin‌ ‌Garden‌ ‌hut‌ ‌‌Tin‌ ‌Garden‌ ‌hut‌ ‌‌Tin‌ ‌Garden‌ ‌hut‌ Gunnera manicata leaves emerging in the Gunnera bed at the entrance…

3rd June

Gunnera on the top ride. The pure white form is not. Rhododendron (or Azalea if you prefer) viscosum Rhododendron (or Azalea if you prefer) viscosum The Gunnera manicata clump has…

8th January

…above the Gunnera bed at the top of Old Park. fallen tree Still some green leaves on the Gunnera manicata which proves how little frost we have had thus far….

29th September

…chinensis 2020 – CHW A few secondary flowers on Magnolia ‘Randy’. Magnolia ‘Randy’ A solitary self-seeded Gunnera in Old Park Wood well away from the Gunnera beds. Gunnera Frankie has…

3rd April

…path in the wood. Located over a spring these rhizomes are just waking up. Gunnera manicata Gunnera manicata What is left this year of the two good Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedlings….

6th April

Gunnera manicata by the dog kennels but they will still recover. Gunnera manicata Gunnera manicata The mini digger has made a good job of levelling the top path in Old…

24th February

…effort. One of the magnolias at the nursery entrance The huge Gunnera manicata rhizomes in the show tunnel are waking up for Chelsea! Gunnera manicata rhizomes Gunnera manicata rhizomes Nandina…

19th June

…the gardens are now closed of course as there is ‘nothing to see’! Rhododendron viscosum Rhododendron viscosum Rhododendron viscosum The much frosted Gunnera manicata clump above the viscosum looks absolutely…

7th September

…dichotoma Pittosporum undulatum is new for the catalogue. Pittosporum undulatum Pittosporum undulatum Gunnera and hydrangeas growing well through weed free matting. Gunnera and hydrangeas Wisteria brachybotrys ‘Shiro-kapitan’ imported from New…