14th March

…of Magnolia stellata today except a decent ‘Jane Platt’. There is a decent one in the Burncoose garden. Magnolia stellata ‘Jane Platt’ Magnolia stellata ‘Jane Platt’ Basically it is all…

30th May

…species before. Araucaria angustifolia Araucaria angustifolia Outstanding in the nursery today were: Iris ‘Jane Phillips’ Iris ‘Jane Phillips’ Rehmannia elata Cornus kousa var. chinensis ‘Milky Way’ Cornus kousa var. chinensis…

18th March

…really rather splendid. Another new variety from Stervinou. Camellia ‘Sweet Jane’ Camellia ‘Sweet Jane’ Camellia ‘Sweet Jane’ 2020 – CHW Another cry off from the forthcoming gardening weekend by Maurice…

9th May

…flowering decently today: Magnolia ‘Jane’ Magnolia ‘Jane’ Magnolia ‘Jane’ Magnolia ‘Ricki’ Magnolia ‘Ricki’ Magnolia ‘Ricki’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Betty’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Ann’ Magnolia ‘Judy’ Magnolia…

Tregoose Gardens – Snowdrop Collection

…nivalis ‘Trumps’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Chedworth’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Chedworth’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Ginns Imperati’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Ginns Imperati’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Desdemona’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Desdemona’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Clare Blakeway Phillips’ Galanthus nivalis ‘Clare…

27th June

…blue flower ‘starburst’ heads but very pretty in its own way. A dwarf shrub planted in 2003. Hydrangea serrata ‘Shichidanka’ Hydrangea serrata ‘Shichidanka’ Hydrangea serrata ‘Shichidanka’ Azalea ‘Jane Fire’ on…

3rd March

…CHW A garden tour with Jane Pruden and her mother. Jane was the real author of the last three books on Belvoir Castle/Estate.A drizzly and overcast day. An unnamed Rhododendron…

9th April

…Rhododendron schlippenbachii Magnolia stellata ‘Jane Platt’ just coming out rather later here than all the other stellata varieties. Magnolia stellata ‘Jane Platt’ 2019 – CHW The Cornwall Garden Society spring…

8th April

…Camellia x williamsii ‘Les Jury’ – a must to add to our collection. Camellia x williamsii ‘Les Jury’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Sweet Jane’ – likewise. Camellia sasanqua ‘Sweet Jane’ Camellia ‘Spring…

6th April

…euchates just out by Georges Hut. This is not the best form. Rhododendron moorii x Rhododendron euchates Rhododendron moorii x Rhododendron euchates At last we have a Magnolia stellata ‘Jane