9th July

…the Eisenhut magnolia book the picture (mine) is only of a bud from last year which we never saw as we were away mounting a National Collection of Podocarpus exhibit…

16th March

…youtube channel. A few more missing pictures captured for the website. Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ looking good. Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Picture’ A fine plant of Magnolia…

25th May

…swans nest under construction in the centre of the picture. Swans nest The two swans soon drive a single Canada goose off the water with menaces. Two swans One-hundred cars…

15th October

…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 shortly…

13th October

…below, fruits 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…

6th August

…and has only 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…

17th September

…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 of the bride…

11th June

…is a picture of this in flower on Page 11 of the June edition of ‘The Plantsman’. I cannot see these buds opening to look anything like this picture but…

26th July

…name will make it sell I expect. Coreopsis ‘Mango Punch’ Lobelia ‘Burgundy’ – different and very striking but just going over here. Lobelia ‘Burgundy’ AND I photographed eight missing picture

16th June

…book only has my picture of the bud so he clearly had never seen it either in flower! Magnolia tamaulipana Magnolia tamaulipana Styrax wuyuanensis is also flowering very sparsely this…