16th July

…of course but total ignorance, vandalism and worse in reality. crocosmia variety crocosmia variety crocosmia variety crocosmia variety 2016 – CHW The five Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ planted on the bank…

26th April

…from a large clump planted here 20 years ago. Rhododendron arboreum variety Rhododendron arboreum variety Rhododendron arboreum variety Enkianthus serrulatus now full out. Enkianthus serrulatus Primroses have seeded into the…

30th November

…red colours as the flowers fade. Camellia ‘Takanini’ Camellia ‘Takanini’ Rare to find a swelling seed head on a Magnolia grandiflora variety. Magnolia grandiflora variety Still half decent flowers on…

27th May

…flowering Ghent azalea variety of which we have several clumps. There is an attractive orange centre to the somewhat sparse flowers. late flowering Ghent azalea variety late flowering Ghent azalea…

1st April

…that different. Plenty of cutting material here already. Camellia reticulata ‘Larry Piet’ Camellia reticulata ‘Larry Piet’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ – less like a conventional reticulata variety perhaps but nice…

9th August

…across the garden Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ was looking stunning. Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ Kirengeshoma palmata is difficult to grow well in a pot in the nursery but just…

24th November

…An old windbreak plant with no (known) name. Camellia japonica variety Camellia japonica variety Camellia sasanqua ‘Sugar Dream’ is a really good new one to us which Asia and Burncoose…

16th June

…and I cannot see much difference with Carpenteria ‘Bodnant’ or Carpenteria ‘Elizabeth’ really. Flower size a bit and perhaps hardiness? Carpenteria californica ‘Ladhams Variety’ Carpenteria californica ‘Ladhams Variety’ Iris siberica…

13th November

…Acer palmatum variety Acer palmatum variety 2017 – CHW Vandalism on the bridge over the River Luney outside the Bottom Lodge. Clearly someone objected to the no parking sign on…

12th June

…to ‘Whitethroat’ in habit or leaf form. I cannot see a pure white variety with no central flash of another colour listed in the new Hillier’s. Asia ought to try…