11th March

…reticulata ‘William Hertrich’ Camellia reticulata ‘William Hertrich’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ is just opening. Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ Rhododendron ‘Mrs J.C.Williams’ is just opening. Rhododendron ‘Mrs

22nd May

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2019 – CHW Mrs Williams and Mrs Clarke hiding (exhausted) in the shade outside the…

8th April

…have died of old age. All were grown from wild collected Chinese seed by Alan Clark formerly of Muncaster Gardens in Cumbria. The frames by the greenhouse which had our…

3rd April

…flower but earlier and smaller. Rhododendron ‘Mrs J C Williams’ Rhododendron ‘Mrs J C Williams’ Despite being nearly dead the three old Camellia reticulata ‘Captain Rawes’ are still trying hard….

26th April

…arborescens ‘Walker’ Caragana arborescens ‘Walker’ Three plants of supposedly Rhododendron ‘Mrs J C Williams’ but no pink blotch? Very unlike the old plant on the main ride. Rhododendron ‘Mrs J…

12th May

…all get sold before we ever see a flower. These are for an order and not for Chelsea. Dianthus ‘Mrs Sinkins’ Dianthus ‘Mrs Sinkins’ Tiarella ‘Appalachian Trail’ will be spot…

3rd March

…down so that you cannot really see the flowers properly. Camellia ‘Mrs D W Davis’ Camellia ‘Mrs D W Davis’ Camellia ‘Mrs D W Davis’ The unnamed Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ hybrid…

21st April

…Butler’. Rhododendron ‘Mrs Butler’ Rhododendron ‘Mrs Butler’ More lining out of young rhododendrons in the much extended Rookery nursery bed. Rookery nursery bed The nearby clearance now means one can…

27th January

…full out and well worth its place this early despite its colour. Pink fading to white. Rhododendron ‘Mrs Butler’ Rhododendron ‘Mrs Butler’ 2018 – CHW Jaimie finds the old plant…

1st August

…here! 2016 – CHW At last a really decent rose on the front of Backstay. Mrs Williams appears to be claiming the credit but this one has been here for…