16th June

…for flowers (none) and how the leaves change colour later. Cornus florida ‘Rainbow’ Cornus florida ‘Rainbow’ Cornus florida ‘Rainbow’ Cornus kousa ‘Miss Petty’ is nice enough. Looks as though the…

1st August

…Anniversary’ Rosa ‘Ruby 40th Anniversary’ Rosa ‘Ruby 40th Anniversary’ Rosa ‘Ruby 40th Anniversary’ Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rainbow’ with seeds. Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rainbow’ Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rainbow’ Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Rainbow’ Then to Springwood…

7th September

…‘Felix Jury’ x ‘Genie’ 27. ‘Sunrise, x ‘Atlas’ 28. ‘Sunrise’ x Michelia doltsopa ‘Silver Cloud’ 2020 – CHW Cornus ‘Gloria Birkett’ still has small green fruits which are far from…

15th March

…fades to cream with a pronounced red stripe. Magnolia ‘Sunrise’ Magnolia ‘Sunrise’ Magnolia ‘Sunrise’ Magnolia ‘Avocet’ just out in the Isla Rose Plantation. Magnolia ‘Avocet’ Magnolia ‘Avocet’ Flowers nearly over…

26th May

…than the RHS themselves could manage. For the record and posterity here are a selection of our pictures of Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum ‘Kilimanjaro Sunrise’. VIBURNUM plicatum ‘Kilimanjaro Sunrise’ VIBURNUM…

Visit to Tregrehan – 3rd November 2018

…quite matches our Burncoose plants of this name? Camellia sasanqua ‘Rainbow’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Rainbow’ Keleleeria evelyiana is a rare conifer with beautiful bark. Something we need to add to the…

17th November

…plant – perhaps the most floriferous we saw today “Winter’s Joy” “Winter’s Joy” ‘Rainbow’ ‘Rainbow’ ‘Rainbow’ ‘Paradise Helen’ ‘Paradise Helen’ ‘Paradise Helen’ ‘Paradise Blush’ ‘Paradise Blush’ ‘Paradise Blush’ ‘Shishigashira’ ‘Shishigashira’…

17th July

…but, when the flowers are full out, they are particularly fine. Euphorbia x martinii ‘Ascot Rainbow’ Euphorbia x martinii ‘Ascot Rainbow’ Allium senescens is a new species to me. A…

25th July

…Geranium ‘Blue Sunrise’ Geranium ‘Blue Sunrise’ Lots of new things to review here perhaps for our 2018 catalogue? Outstanding small herbaceous nursery but I fear they will struggle to make…

9th April

…darkest – see for yourself? MAGNOLIA ‘Sunrise’ MAGNOLIA ‘Sunrise’ 02 Magnolia ‘Sunrise’ is full of flower on Burns Bank. A good flower with a bold reddish stripe on a profusion…