25th December

…camellia hunt: Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ just out. Five year or so from planting the bush is 12ft tall and the Burncoose label still intact. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne…

6th February

…Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ 2020 – CHW First Burncoose budget meeting reveals excellent results for the nursery for the first nine months…

17th January

…short lived plant. No scent on it yet. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ The arum lily clump beside it is, as last year, quite untouched by our…

20th January

…a month. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ First, and very early, flowers on the Drimys winteri which looked completely leafless and dead in The Beast last March….

30th January

…Daphne bholua ‘Perfume Princess’ Daphne bholua ‘Perfume Princess’ Daphne bholua ‘Perfume Princess’ Daphne bholua ‘Guardsman’ was only just coming out. Daphne bholua ‘Guardsman’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline

2nd February

…most of our shooting parties and no easy sales this time around. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Mary Jobson’ (scented) full out now by…

3rd January

…still green. Chaenomeles speciosa ‘Geisha Girl’ 2020 – CHW Flowers nearly out on Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’. They have rushed on in a week. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ I do…

16th January

…Camellia reticulata ‘Mary Williams’ A fine flower on Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ 2020 – CHW Sixty mile an hour winds thrash the garden again two days…

12th January

Postill’ still just coming. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ 2020 – CHW We are now switching to using sunflower seeds in the squirrel traps as the maize is not attracting them…

30th September

…the same size it was a year ago. Remarkable resilience! Euphorbia mellifera Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ was leafless and appeared dead in March. Now very healthy! Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’…