4th May

…General garden views The best plants included: Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron loderi ‘Georgette’ Rhododendron loderi ‘Georgette’ Rhododendron loderi ‘Georgette’ A hundred and twenty foot…

16th May

…‘Primrose’ Syringa vulgaris ‘Primrose’ – I do not really like common (vulgaris) lilacs because they remind me of Chelsea time. There have always been one or two on the drive…

21st December

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2020 – CHW The first primrose on the bank outside the front door. Not a…

10th April

…byzantine cock pheasant happily munches his way through the primrose flowers outside the front door. This is his territory and, although I have yet to see any hens nearby, he…

24th December

…up well. pampas grass flowers 2016 – CHW This is the first primrose out on the bank opposite the front door. I saw it a week ago first. No others…

26th December

…early perhaps. snowdrop flower A primrose similarly devoured by something. primrose Wild daffodils almost with flower buds showing. Only a few days away. Wild daffodils A young Azalea ‘Kirin’ with…

28th February

…A smashing display of wild Cyclamen coum above the gents’ loo. wild Cyclamen coum And the first coloured primrose which was once a cross with my mother’s Primula ‘Wanda’ (dark…

17th October

…all fuchsias and soft stuff cut out. 1901 – JCW A few daffs besides Polyanthus coming through the ground, mainly maximus. I picked a lot of yellow Polyanthus Primrose. D…

4th January

…FJW Cold spell started.1959 – FJW B.N.A saw first primrose, November pink good – garden very late.1953 – FJW There are still buds on Mag Grandiflora and Eucryphia pinatafolia has…

12th April

…field for filming from tomorrow. All extra so good news. 2003 – FJW Might soon call this Sunday ‘Primrose Day’. 1998 – FJW Snow on Easter Sunday. No swallows seen….