4th October

…Not much different to Indigofera potaninii but a name given to a Forrest collection commemorating one of his sponsors. Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Cory’ Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Cory’ Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald…

19th October

…Jaimie took this picture of the last flowers on a plant of Indigofera yunnanense [Paul Bonavia has pointed out that this is in fact NOT an Indigofera but Desmodium praestans]…

23rd May

…car rally by the ‘Proper Cornish Cruisers’. Proper Cornish Cruisers Proper Cornish Cruisers Proper Cornish Cruisers Proper Cornish Cruisers Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Cory’ has flowered nicely by the Playhouse. Indigofera

15th September

…health on a sunny but sheltered bank. Calliandra surinamensis Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Cory’ is perhaps the best thing in flower today in the garden. Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Cory’ Indigofera howellii…

24th August

…well above the wall. Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Corry’ Indigofera howellii ‘Reginald Corry’ As are the Fucraea and Beshorneria in full sun where they bake. Fucraea and Beshorneria Malus hupehensis laden…

30th May

…nurseries. Indigofera himachalensis Indigofera himachalensis And Araucaria angustifolia – a new species to try if it is hardy enough? Araucaria bidwillii has survived but I have lost this species before….

15th October

…seedling is already 6-8 feet tall with its first spectacular flower. Very vigorous but rather fragile. Indigofera pendula Indigofera pendula The first cartload of plants for the newly cleared area…

12th September

…autumn colours. Why do we struggle to get this going in the garden? Disanthus cercidifolius Disanthus cercidifolius Disanthus cercidifolius Disanthus cercidifolius Indigofera howellii and Fagus longipetiolata as gifts for the…

3rd October

…was an October flowerer. No scent here today. Neolitsea sericea Neolitsea sericea Lespedeza thunbergii flowering away just as the rather similar Indigofera species are finishing. Quite a show today as…

20th February

Indigofera pendula ‘Shangri La’ – AGM – grows through rhodos Rhododendron kesangue – flowers in May. Big leaf. Rhododendron yuefengense – like orbiculare (two or three plants) Rhododendron huianum –…