24th February

…robusta. Not much in my opinion but it has sold well at Burncoose. It is not exactly ‘blood red’. Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ First flowering I…

27th February

…Magnolia campbellii ‘Blood Moon’ which has been less wind damaged than the other two which we saw a few days ago. Still nothing that outstanding or ‘bloody’. Magnolia campbellii ‘Blood

20th February

…looks like the true Blood Red arboreum. Blood Red arboreum Blood Red arboreum A Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ sister seedling (and not as good) showing up in the mist outside the…

26th September

…and Leslie gives us a plant. One of the very best of the Japanese anemones – five petals. Anemone hopehensis ‘Hadspen Abundance’ Anemone hopehensis ‘Hadspen Abundance’ A fine hanging basket….

8th March

…sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sinostellata with first flower. The Chinese form of Magnolia stellata which seems to be smaller with possibly more…

18th December

…Certainly one to propagate from. Blood Red arboreums Blood Red arboreums Blood Red arboreums Blood Red arboreums 2015 – CHW A few camellias emerge early alongside the drive below the…

5th March

…the first flower on this young plant is not as dark (yet) as expected. Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia ‘Black Tulip’ x ‘Pickards Ruby’ – first…

20th March

…reticulata ‘K O Hester’ Camellia reticulata ‘K O Hester’ Rhododendron arboreum, the blood red form, is the best thing in the garden today. Rhododendron arboreum, the blood red form Just…

18th July

…new low growing Sedum spurium “Dragon’s Blood”. Very good! Sedum spurium “Dragon’s Blood” Sedum spurium “Dragon’s Blood” Sedum spurium “Dragon’s Blood” Bought an Acacia boormanii to try at Caerhays. Upright…

23rd February

…sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ is also improving too with age. Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ The clear up of the fallen Pinus insignis branches on from Georges Hut….