6th June

…but quite different in shape from Magnolia sieboldii sinensis. Not a very healthy plant. Magnolia ‘Pride of Norway’ Magnolia ‘Pride of Norway’ Just above it are two Magnolia ‘Pride of…

13th May

…sieboldii ‘Pride of Norway’ is not out yet although other cultivars are as we have seen. Sieboldii ‘Colossus’ is not either. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Pride of Norway’ Magnolia sieboldii ‘Pride of…

1st June

…‘Pride of Norway’ is now full out. Is it any different to Magnolia sieboldii ‘Colossus’? I think not. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Pride of Norway’ A flower showing the outer pink bracts…

28th June

…Deutzia scabra ‘Pride of Rochester’ Deutzia scabra ‘Pride of Rochester’ Here is a hedgerow full of small growing Cornish elms with tiny leaves. Largely untouched by decades of elm disease….

16th April

…Rhododendron ‘Michaels Pride’ Rhododendron ‘Michaels Pride’ A new rhododendron species to us – Rhododendron litiense with delicate yellow bell flowers. It is apparently a form of wardii-litiense group say the…

1st August

…his sweet peas layered his sweet peas Pear ‘Merton Pride’ was producing a big crop and Will had covered the tree to keep the birds away. Pear ‘Merton Pride’ Pear…

23rd October

Pride’ Rhododendron ‘Michaels Pride’ Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ showing colour on an odd branch as it was last autumn. Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ 2016 – CHW The new plaque is now in…

31st July

…and their stock here is superb. ‘Happy Anniversary’ may be better pictures than we have? ‘Happy Anniversary’ ‘Happy Anniversary’ ‘Happy Anniversary’ ‘Pride of England’ ‘Pride of England’ ‘Pride of England’…

29th May

…sieboldii ‘Colossus’ has a large flower but is really not that different to the normal species or to ‘Pride of Norway’ come to that. We now have about five different…

10th May

…Rhododendron ‘Michaels Pride’ to cut successfully. Not full out with some buds like Rhododendron ‘Fragrantissimum’. Full out flowers get bruised and damaged in transit. Rhododendron ‘Michaels Pride’ Rhododendron ‘Fragrantissimum’ Trochodendron…