9th July

…seen flowering of this Mexican magnolia. First time ever in the UK growing outside? I need to research this but in the Eisenhut magnolia book the picture (mine) is only…

3rd February

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2021 – CHW The mystery picture which we did not think was actually taken here…

16th March

…good. Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ A fine plant of Magnolia x thompsoniana (Magnolia tripelata x Magnolia virginiana). You can see the virginiana in the stem…

18th April

…and sanguineum grows in the Rookery (and elsewhere). No idea but the picture looks much more like a Rhododendron royalii cross to me. Rhododendron haemaleum var. atrorubrum Rhododendron ‘Damaris’ on…

25th May

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2021 – CHW A nursery day with a plant order for Lanarth, lots of pictures…

15th October

…‘dinner’ the better! Cornwall construction industry training awards At the dinner I purchase a picture of Ian Botham smoking a cigar in the changing rooms. The great man is here…

13th October

…red. (ie the second 2 pictures featured here – PERHAPS! but search also for earlier pictures of fruit of this species in the diary)I am not allowed to copy the…

6th August

…recently come into cultivation. The picture of the fruits in this book match exactly the picture shown here of our plant. The red berries will turn a dark purple-red later….

17th September

…by the sea’. She was on security/bouncer duty for two and a half days. They did not trust us last night not to pinch the silver! I sneaked one picture

11th June

…on Magnolia aff. floribunda var. tonkinensis are still not out in flower. Its Crug collection number is DJHV 06105. What is it actually going to be? There is a picture