14th March

…the path. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling Another of the same below the path much improved since we have cleared the tree cover. Another of the same One of…

3rd March

…Zealand Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ is easily the most perfect and best magnolia in the garden today. Huge flowers and what a colour! New Zealand Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ New Zealand Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Camellia…

9th February

…‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ A formerly rather stifled Magnolia campbellii now shows up properly after the clearances. Magnolia campbellii My father planted several batches of Rhododendron calophytum seedlings here…

5th February

…most of these when we open on 22nd February.The Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (a true seedling) by the castle is nearly over. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ The view through the arch has…

27th February

…Magnolia ‘Sweet Sixteen’ Raining now but the New Zealand form of Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ has huge flowers and a very vibrant colour this year below Donkey Shoe. New Zealand form of…

7th February

…hail damaged but was wrong. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ – the New Zealander form Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ – the New Zealander form Storm damage on the Pinus insignis at Donkey…

19th March

…40 buds in its third or fourth year of flowering. This is a very unusual deliberate three-way cross between Magnolia sargentiana var robusta, Magnolia campbellii subsp mollicomata ‘Lanarth’ and Magnolia…

4th March

…‘Delia Williams’ Magnolia ‘Delia Williams’ Magnolia ‘Delia Williams’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) below Donkey Shoe. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand…

13th March

…and ‘Plum Pudding’. 3. The ‘Lanarth’ magnolia seedlings flowered sparsely probably disliking the last very dry summer. In the main they were out at the same time as the main…

25th February

…of Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ The true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ outside the castle and planted in 1955. First of only a few flowers. true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Aurora’ – not as good as…