1st February

…for any single williamsii. Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Jurys Yellow’ looks pleasant only for an instant before the flowers…

21st January

…until the gardens open so plenty still to do. new plant sales area 2017 – CHW First flowers on Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’. Muskoka is a township in northern Canada…

31st December

…this the usual bollocks!The original Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’ has one or two huge flowers below the Magnolia veitchii. My grandmother was born in Muskoka in northern Canada and my…

10th January

…full leaf on this otherwise deciduous rhododendron. Two other plants nearby are still fully dormant. Rhododendron kiysosumense Rhododendron kiysosumense First flower on Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’. Camellia x williamsii ‘Muskoka’…

9th September

…going over. This tree was rescued from my grandmother’s garden at Muskoka in St Mawes when it got too large. Surprisingly it moved quite readily but it has become a…

2nd May

…2016 – CHW A tour with our Canadian cousins (originally from Muskoka) occupies half the day which is damp and overcast but the garden is not! Magnolia x veitchii ‘Peter…