28th January

…even more in the recent frost. Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Narcissus tiandrus full out now outside the dining room window. Narcissus tiandrus…

4th January

…splendid plant for a dark and cold castle corner. Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ 2020 – CHW I could not resist photographing Daphne…

28th April

…Attractive new growth on Tristianopsis laurina. Tristianopsis laurina I attach email correspondence with James Garnett from the Service des Espaces Verts et de l’Environnement (SEVE) in Nantes about Michelias with…

3rd February

…winter. Fuchsia gracilis Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ with its gigantic tassels of flowers is superb today. What a plant! Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ The scented narcissii…

19th January

…its predecessor. This is a male form and we have, as yet, no female in the garden. Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ 2016 – CHW Hawthorn breaking…

25th September

…garlic garlic 2016 – CHW A botanical trip of some duration around the garden with the youthful but hugely keen and knowledgeable James Garnett from the Botanic Gardens in Nantes….

30th September

…here is Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ in fine fettle with flower tassels developing. Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ Euphorbia mellifera looked dead but with a chop back it has now regrown…

12th June

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2021 – CHW The promised heatwave finally arrives. Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ is finally recovering…

7th March

…years ago. Rhododendron oreodoxa var. fargesii Rhododendron oreodoxa var. fargesii Rhododendron oreodoxa var. fargesii Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’ was scorched to brown in the recent east wind but will probably…

20th May

…garden tour at Tregullow in the sun. James Williams said he could not remember spending over two months at Tregullow since he was a boy and has been supervising lots…