15th November

…before they finally brown off. Quite an array of colours when you look closely at the same time. A valuable plant! Hydrangea ‘Madame Mouillere’ Hydrangea ‘Madame Mouillere’ Hydrangea ‘Madame Mouillere’…

27th August

…E Mouilliere’ Hydrangea ‘Mme E Mouilliere’ Hydrangea ‘Mme E Mouilliere’ Hydrangea ‘Mme E Mouilliere’ A pinkish then changing to purple hydrangea that has now faded to exquisite combinations of bluish-green…

27th July

…and have been frequently reinvigorated by being cut to the ground every 15 to 20 years or so. Hydrangea Madame E Mouillere Hydrangea Madame E Mouillere Hydrangea Madame E Mouillere

6th June

…had expected some die back but secondary new growth is now emerging. Acer mandchuricum Seed forming already on Stachyurus praecox. Stachyurus praecox Hydrangea ‘Mme E. Mouillere’ is out already. It…

7th May

…Rhododendron luteiflorum full out. Rhododendron luteiflorum First flowering of the double flowered Syringa vulgaris ‘Mme Antoine Buchner’ on Hovel Cart Road. Syringa vulgaris ‘Mme Antoine Buchner’ New things in Higher…

20th September

…very fine in the late afternoon sun. The first of the snake bark maples to turn colour properly here this year. Acer rufinerve ‘Erythrocladum’ Acer rufinerve ‘Erythrocladum’ Hydrangea ‘Mme. E….