22nd May

…born lambs. One hermaphrodite lamb – what will the ministry of BAME classify that as! An excellent crop of lambs. New crossbred batch of ewes New crossbred batch of ewes…

10th May

…splendour cross R.GRIFFITHIANUM x JC Williams cross R.GRIFFITHIANUM x arboreum sub delavayii cross R.GRIFFITHIANUM x cetewayo cross 2016 – CHW A tour with Mike and Annabelle Lloyd from Hillersdon House…

26th February

…‘Darjeeling’ which I read is from the same set of seed as ‘Betty Jessel’. Basically what we are seeing here and with the new cross is Lanarth’s purple being crossed…

14th April

…them to be which has caused the confusion in my mind at least. M. ‘Peachy’ is a cross between Magnolia acuminata ‘Fertile Myrtle’ and Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ (the same cross

24th May

…it. Bacon and Eggs Bacon and Eggs This plant is a cross between Hydrangea serratifolia and Hydrangea peruviana which we hope will climb this dead oak tree trunk. It is…

7th April

…mad scientists wanting to rule the world, but on bats. It probably crossed to humans in the live animal markets of Wuhan, which are still the perfect storm for transmission….

7th May

…calophytum (a Keith Rushford collection with gorgeous striping – 142) Rhododendron kesangiae Rhododendron kesangiae Rhododendron ‘Cornish Cross’ Rhododendron ‘Cornish Cross’ 2015 – CHW Election day. I suspect no other castle…

13th February

…rhododendron so who cares! pink decorum x FJW rookery hybrid pink decorum x FJW rookery hybrid The rhodo cross and the magnolia together today in the sun. rhodo cross and…

5th February

…in the sunlight. Magnolia campbellii seedling Magnolia campbellii seedling Magnolia campbellii seedling Camellia ‘New Venture’ is a williamsii x japonica cross with a much larger flower than the other williamsii…

10th April

…A hybrid which flowered for the first time last year quite nice again. An unnamed cross which I need to look up from last year as the label was pinched…