24th March

…‘Pendula’ Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ Hoheria angustifolia is a semi-evergreen and looks in better shape. No real harm here I suspect although no leaves remain. Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria populnea…

3rd September

…in early August. Hoheria sextylosa Hoheria sextylosa Hoheria sextylosa 1995 – FJW It looks as if the drought is now over – the worst since 1976 and probably the worst…

18th September

…new here. Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ is full out from top to bottom. None of the other hoheria varieties (including Hoheria angustifolia) have any flower at all. Hoheria sextylosa is late…

2nd October

…flowering! Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ Hoheria sextylosa ‘Pendula’ Nearby is Hoheria sextylosa with a much more erect habit. The flowers are larger on the newer growth where a…

4th August

…tree (12-15ft) at Burncoose is ancient but never seems quite to die. This clump of three were planted in 1991. Hoheria glabrata Hoheria glabrata Hoheria glabrata Nearby is Eucryphia lucida…

6th July

…the first hoheria species to flower with us. Most are September. ‘Nothing to see’ still in July in the garden of course! Hoheria glabrata Hoheria glabrata Hoheria glabrata This Rhododendron…

6th August

…Pyrus x michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Hoheria angustifolia in full flower. Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Correa bachhousiana with its first two flowers…

7th March

…Schefflera macrophylla Hoheria sexstylosa by the Heligan toilets looks dead from cold. Some of ours do too. Totally dead or a cut back to reshoot? Too early to say. Hoheria

3rd August

…year. Tilia kuisiana Fruits forming early on Acer cappadocicum. Acer cappadocicum The only Hoheria sextylosa so far performing properly after the ravages of the ‘Beast’. Hoheria sextylosa Hoheria sextylosa Grass…

2nd November

…foliage but are a nice surprise in November. Hoheria populnea ‘Variegata’ Hoheria populnea ‘Variegata’ 1981 – FJW Vincent Curtis died – the best flower arranger of his age. 1923 –…