13th July

…having its annual clipping. The chapel Back here the hydrangeas on the drive are hitting their peak. Meconopsis cambrica (now renamed Meconopsis cambricum), Welsh poppy, has escaped the strimmer and…

16th July

…grubbed three years ago and a whole new crop of wildflowers and grasses have emerged from the bare earth.Another good clump of Meconopsis cambrica. Meconopsis cambrica Rapeseed or Brassica napus…

19th April

…to four weeks’ is to suggest they get a ‘plastic one’ so they can enjoy their magnolia, meconopsis or primula all year round. I have not had my face slapped…

2nd June

…wild growing Papaver cambricum beside the drive are a joy. Welsh poppy – previously Meconopsis cambrica. Fairly rare in Cornwall as a native wildflower. Papaver cambricum The end of filming…

26th May

…best by the Lomarias. 1907 – JCW Much as in 1901. 1905 – JCW Just as in 1901. A good lot of roses open. Meconopsis integrefolia has been out for…

6th June

…leaf. Nothing quite matches Meconopsis baileyi (syn. betonicifolia) as a blue flower in the early morning sunlight in the cashpoint. 2021 – CHW The rare plant fair at Tregrehan with…

1st April

…G.H.J. 28362 Mulinensis, 28365 Pulchella; 28366 Brevifolia; 28524 Meconopsis horridula; Gentiana nigescens. 1912 – JCW An Auklandii flower open, nearly a record. 1899 – JCW Narcissus Plemp open and 131….

20th July

…(blue) just opening. [Rose] Papa Gontier good and General T. Hand written note attached to Garden Book page,undated. From Werrington Park, re 4238 of Ward and Meconopsis 25933 = Integrifolia….