29th July

…dead Another large rhododendron nearly dead 2017 – CHW Cannot keep away from Ventnor. So much to see!A fine white lampranthus. white lampranthus A 20ft tall flower on an Agave…

22nd June

…the sun. pink lampranthus pink lampranthus The five young plants of Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ are all growing on well on the bank. 2ft of new growth this year. Magnolia ‘Caerhays…

27th June

…variegation. Nicer than I expected. Agapanthus ‘Golden Drop’ Echinacea ‘Firebird’ is a good red. Echinacea ‘Firebird’ Lampranthus orange – not obliging us by opening. Lampranthus orange Mandevilla laxa is tender…

10th July

…same time as last year much is over. The Echiums are absolutely over as are the Cistus, Puya and most of the Callistemon. Many of the Lampranthus colours, there were…