4th May

…General garden views General garden views General garden views General garden views General garden views The best plants included: Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron ‘Leonardslee Primrose’ Rhododendron loderi…

16th May

…in autumn unless the pheasants get at them first. SYRINGA vulgaris ‘Primrose’ SYRINGA vulgaris ‘Primrose’ Syringa vulgaris ‘Primrose’ – I do not really like common (vulgaris) lilacs because they remind…

10th April

…castle front Meanwhile, in the gale, a byzantine cock pheasant happily munches his way through the primrose flowers outside the front door. This is his territory and, although I have…

24th December

…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 yet showing….

26th December

…first snowdrop flower partly eaten by a pheasant or a mouse? Ten days early perhaps. snowdrop flower A primrose similarly devoured by something. primrose Wild daffodils almost with flower buds…

28th February

…days ago. true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ A smashing display of wild Cyclamen coum above the gents’ loo. wild Cyclamen coum And the first coloured primrose which was once…

17th October

…few daffs besides Polyanthus coming through the ground, mainly maximus. I picked a lot of yellow Polyanthus Primrose. D phaloenopsis is at its best. I saw the first Iris stylosa….

4th January

…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 flowers. Heaths good – Early pink…

12th April

…Outer Park 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…

11th November

…in very large silvery leaves. Primrose yellow flowers with a pink blotch. April/May. CWT6410. Rhododendron sp Maddenia subsection. Virtually prostrate, producing rosettes of dark green leaves. Deep yellow flowers resembling…