20th April

…williamsii ‘Caerhays’ Salix undensis ‘Golden Sunshine’ just leafing up in Tin Garden. Salix undensis ‘Golden Sunshine’ Salix undensis ‘Golden Sunshine’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ is darker than Magnolia ‘Peachy’ which is lighter…

12th April

Salix magnifica Salix fargesii Salix fargesii Populus purdomii Populus purdomii Magnolia ‘Green Bee’ – just one flower out. Magnolia ‘Green Bee’ Tilia amurensis Tilia amurensis Could not resist more Magnolia…

1st May

…/ Vietnam) is very different from Salix fargesii despite what the reference books say. I had not seen the catkins before standing upright on the stems. Salix moupinense Salix moupinense…

29th August

…place it has settled in well. Salix moupinensis Salix moupinensis Salix moupinensis In my care article on cordyline for the website I referred to older branched forms shooting from the…

14th May

…Not dissimilar to Salix fargesii? Salix moupinensis Salix moupinensis A huge yellow flowering callistemon by the Hothead. We saw a white one at Eden earlier in the week. This one…

29th April

…producing its first ever flowers. Carpinus tschonoskii Quercus bushii ‘Seattle Trident’ with its superb pink new growth. Quercus bushii ‘Seattle Trident’ Salix magnifica also with its first flower here. Salix

5th May

…on Salix moupinensis. It looks very similar to what we saw on Salix fargesii a fortnight ago but the reference books say they are very similar. Salix moupinensis Salix moupinensis…

3rd September

Salix udensis ‘Golden Sunshine’ one year on from planting and 4ft already. This will be a new entry for the 2020 Burncoose website. Salix udensis ‘Golden Sunshine’ Salix udensis ‘Golden…

24th July

…(alpine willow) – a new species to me. Easily mistaken for a podocarpus with its tiny leaves. Chinese and grows to 8ft. Salix bockii Salix bockii Salix bockii Agapanthus ‘Lavender…

20th September

…to be becoming a tree rather than a bush. Salix moupinense Salix moupinense Salix moupinense Crataegus ellwangeriania ‘Fire Ball’ was a gift from Bluebell Nursery. Its fruits are now fully…