26th April

…Prunus ‘Beni-Yutaka’ Prunus ‘Beni-Yutaka’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ with its broad spreading habit is just coming out. Really green in bud, opening pale yellow and quickly fading to cream. Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia…

13th April

…tower. Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia officinalis var. biloba looks exactly like a Manglietia species as the three outer pink petals quickly droop or drop downwards. Here is…

14th April

…as does the one at Burncoose. Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ First flowerings in the new rhododendron plantings in Old Park. A very good dark form of wild collected Rhododendron thompsonii….

27th April

…a total of 10 cups from three shows this year. A new Caerhays record? Our four magnolia spray entries were:Magnolia ‘Limelight’ (third) Magnolia ‘Limelight’ (third) Magnolia ‘Ambrosia’ (first and cup)…

9th April

…– yellow flowers are wonderful with the variegated leaves. Pittosporum eugenoides ‘Variegation’ Pittosporum eugenoides ‘Variegation’ Pittosporum eugenoides ‘Variegation’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ about to spring open. Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Symplocos dryophila coming into…

24th April

…surprise. A really fantastic yellow magnolia on Burns Bank. Larger and darker yellow flowers (with some green) than ‘Limelight’ or ‘Yellow Lantern’ and a fortnight later. No label and not…

18th April

…Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ contrasting nicely with Magnolia ‘Limelight’. Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ Philadelphus sericanthus in flower in the greenhouse. Philadelphus sericanthus Philadelphus sericanthus Aesculus glabra ‘April Wine’ has soon…

30th July

…about (‘Phantom’, ‘White Lady’, ‘Limelight’). It would be a good idea to plant more clumps of the newer paniculata varieties on the drive (‘Skyfall’, ‘Early Sensation’, ‘Little Lime’, ‘Wims Red’)….