8th March

…late May. Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Elsie Jury’ just coming out nearby. A good double. Camellia x williamsii ‘Elsie Jury’ Rhododendron moupinense full out too by the…

27th November

…Messel’ outside the back yard. Attractive today. Magnolia x loebneri ‘Leonard Messel’ First flowers on Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ as early as usual. Just the odd branch. Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Some…

13th January

…snowdrops 2016 – CHW Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ now nearing a full flush of flower. Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Fuchsia flowers still in abundance and some leaves still on the plants. Fuchsia…

29th January

…the odd few early flowers as we have come to expect here and at Burncoose in recent years. Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Donation’ has its first few…

24th April

…is just out and a very much darker colour than Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ which may be more popular and widely grown today. Rhododendron ‘May Day’ Rhododendron ‘May Day’ Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ is…

17th April

…a sight the Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ makes through the arch! Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ The bluebell crop has superseded the primroses on the bank outside the front door. bluebell Salix magnifica just coming…

7th March

…It will be interesting to check when I pictured them out last year? Narcissus Mr Julian Narcissus Mr Julian Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ is now full out outside the back yard. This…

31st May

…amazingly intricate structure. I first found one of these in the Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ clump outside the yard as a child and I am afraid I did then pinch an egg…

20th December

…Very jolly lunch afterwards.Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ is already out in parts which is not that unusual but this is a real flush tempered by some hail damage which has browned some…

23rd December

…x williamsii camellia seedling unnamed x williamsii camellia seedling First flowers on Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ for Christmas as usual here and at Burncoose. Azalea ‘Hinomayo’ 2015 – CHW Retire to bed….