1st August

Lonicera x americana Lonicera x americana Lonicera perc ‘Graham Thomas’ Lonicera perc ‘Graham Thomas’ Lonicera perc ‘Graham Thomas’ Lonicear x heckrotii ‘Gold Flame’ – if true to name? Lonicear x…

30th January

…CHW A Burncoose trip started in the usual rain but improved. Lonicera x purpusii ‘Winter Beauty’ out in the sun in the nursery. Lonicera x purpusii ‘Winter Beauty’ Lonicera x…

31st January

…distance. Excellent edging plant instead of box. Lonicera nitida ‘Tidy Tips’ Lonicera nitida ‘Tidy Tips’ Lonicera nitida ‘Tidy Tips’ Lonicera x purpusii ‘Winter Beauty’ is full out as one would…

27th July

…not that different in flower really and did not sell well in the intense heat of Hampton Court Show. Lonicera ‘Rhubarb and Custard’ Lonicera ‘Rhubarb and Custard’ Lonicera henryi (evergreen)…

10th May

Lonicera setifera. Lonicera setifera The flowers on Magnolia fraseri ‘Pyramidalis’ are still not out. Magnolia fraseri ‘Pyramidalis’ Philadelphus satsumi is now performing. Philadelphus satsumi Philadelphus satsumi Rhododendron tethropeplum full out…

20th June

…and attractive in full sun. A rarity but a perfect rockery plant to grow perhaps with Fuchsia procumbens? Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Stewartia pteropetiolata is just…

12th May

…and extraordinary flowers. One to make the judges think. Lonicera subaequalis ‘Ogisu’ Lonicera subaequalis ‘Ogisu’ Lonicera subaequalis ‘Ogisu’ Parthenocissus ‘Star Showers’ will be great at the show for a bit…

18th April

…wrinkled/prickly leaves and beside the Exochorda). Lonicera involucrata Lonicera involucrata Lonicera involucrata 2020 – CHW I suppose part of all the aggression shown towards the government by the media may…

21st June

…nobilis Wollemia nobilis Wollemia nobilis I could not resist more pictures of the Lonicera crassifolia this time in shade. We must try for this in our 2018 catalogue. Lonicera crassifolia…

20th November

…in November! Datura sanguinea Berries on a new species of lonicera to us – Lonicera crassifolia which is clearly evergreen. Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Autumn tints on a young Meliosma…