21st April

…in the summer. This is a must acquire for the Caerhays collection with plenty of room to grow! Michelia ernestii Michelia ernestii Michelia ernestii Michelia ernestii Michelia compressa – here…

13th March

…Caerhays in the late 1920s according to JCW’s notes. Michelia floribunda Michelia floribunda Michelia floribunda Michelia floribunda Michelia floribunda Next door is a huge Manglietia insignis which I had forgotten…

3rd May

…like Michelia figo really. Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’ With michelias still in mind I went in search of another new species below Tin Garden and it too was in flower…

22nd April

…Magnolia ‘Golden Goblet’ Still a few decent flowers on the now nearly leafless Michelia doltsopa. Michelia doltsopa Michelia doltsopa Michelia x foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ has opened a bit more. Michelia

19th March

…of Michelia doltsopa and not Michelia floribunda or Michelia champaca as had been suggested by others. [Photo caption: What we thought were Michelia floribunda now identified as widely differing forms…

28th April

…Cream’ Michelia laevifolia Michelia laevifolia Michelia laevifolia Michelia laevifolia ‘Summer Snowflake’ Michelia laevifolia ‘Summer Snowflake’ Magnolia x loebneri ‘Wildcat’ Magnolia x loebneri ‘Wildcat’ Magnolia x loebneri ‘Wildcat’ Surprisingly early to…

5th May

…than this. Halesia macgregori Michelia x foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ has made a good show above Crinodendron Hedge. Michelia x foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ Michelia x foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ Michelia x foggii…

22nd March

Michelia doltsopa and explained the puzzle between this and Michelia floribunda which ‘the experts’ say we do not have and Michelia manipurense which we may now have. Also Michelia ‘Touch…

14th March

…argued? The flowers are so different that I do not think so. Michelia doltsopa Michelia doltsopas Michelia doltsopas Michelia doltsopa Next door is a big surprise. Rhododendron arboreum 5392 which…

26th April

Michelia foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ just showing now all of a sudden. Michelia foggii ‘Jack Fogg’ Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Crimson Prince’ in full leaf. After uplifting nearby trees recently it now…