A trip to Tregrehan to study Fagacaea

…odd too. Calycanthus chinensis Calycanthus chinensis Lithocarpus variolosus with smaller leaves than ours. Male and female flowers and some seed clusters just starting to set. Lithocarpus variolosus Lithocarpus variolosus Lithocarpus

14th January

Lithocarpus lepidocarpus Lithocarpus lepidocarpus Lithocarpus corneus with deer damage to the stem. Does not look quite the same as the ones photographed earlier but in more shelter. Lithocarpus corneus Another…

28th July

…of it for seed clusters but none have ever been seen here before in 100 years. male lithocarpus catkins male lithocarpus catkins male lithocarpus catkins male lithocarpus catkins 3. The…

12th January

…corneus above the greenhouse. Lithocarpus lepidocarpus (CMBS 2003-1115) beside it is still tiny and has hardly grown at all. Struggling! (No photograph) Lithocarpus corneus Lithocarpus corneus Lithocarpus corneus A young…

20th August

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2021 – CHW An elderly Lithocarpus edulis in flower in Old Park. Lithocarpus edulis Rhododendron…

23rd May

…Ilex spinigera) which gives us a second Ilex verticillata. Tom also confirms the much debated Lithocarpus nearby as Lithocarpus edulis (not Lithocarpus glabra). However it is quite dissimilar to the…

3rd October

…Hudson. Lithocarpus cleistocarpa Lithocarpus cleistocarpa Then the first fully formed seed clusters on Lithocarpus variolosus (NH 79). Not huge and, again, only a few potentially viable acorns. We have seen…

29th July

…of Lithocarpus pachyphyllus. A squirrel has had a nibble already. Lithocarpus pachyphyllus A good crop of magnolia buds outside the back yard already. magnolia First flower almost out on Lapageria…

25th September

…nearby above the greenhouse. Cutting material here for Asia to try. Lithocarpus lepidocarpus Lithocarpus lepidocarpus James said this had to be a rhus species as it is about to flower…

1st August

…Quercus verruculosa which implied something nasty on your foot but it is a fine and very rare specimen today! Vintage Nigel! Lithocarpus variolosus Lithocarpus variolosus Lithocarpus variolosus More plants have…