14th April

…become a huge spreading and floppy evergreen shrub. Phillyrea Phillyrea Phillyrea Old seed heads on Olearia solandri ‘Aurea’ are attractive alongside the new growth. A big tree now with a…

12th March

…and better than I have ever seen before. Phillyrea angustifolia Phillyrea angustifolia Phillyrea angustifolia Rhododendron ‘Praecox’ – a particularly good flowering form although completely deciduous here. Rhododendron ‘Praecox’ Rhododendron ‘Praecox’…

6th April

…flower. Lindera aggregata Phillyrea latifolia in full flower four years on from planting. Phillyrea latifolia Phillyrea latifolia Rhododendron monstroseanum full out. Rhododendron monstroseanum Rhododendron monstroseanum Magnolia veitchii ‘Isca’ above the…

22nd April

…Sentinel’ I have never seen as much flower on Phillyrea angustifolia as on the 75 or so large plants which are due to go to a zoo shortly. Why eat…

10th April

…this one properly. (Below Burns Bank beside Azaela ‘Hoo’). Another Wilson 50 azalea Another Wilson 50 azalea Another Wilson 50 azalea Phillyrea angustifolia is making a good flowering clump in…

12th February

…tints fronting the darker Phillyrea angustifolia. Vaccinum cylindraceum Another new addition to the Burncoose catalogue is Phyllocladus trichomanoides var. alpina. This very slow growing dwarf plant was a gift from…