11th May

…Teucrium fruticans Malva subobovata Malva subobovata Jacaranda mimosifolia – I have not seen this with a full woody trunk before. We stock this but I had just missed the flowers…

25th May

…new crop of Jacaranda mimosifolia growing on well after suffering in the March frosts. Jacaranda mimosifolia Rhododendron polyandrum is out a fortnight after the very similar Rhododendron crassum. Slightly smaller…