5th January

…habit and only 2ft tall after six years. Perhaps the best of the Sarcococcas when in flower? Sarcococca orientalis Sarcococca orientalis Sarcococca orientalis Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna showing colour but…

23rd January

…with pink tinged anthers showing from the flower heads and then white flowers. Sarcococca orientalis Sarcococca orientalis Sarcococca wallichii flowers are over but the odd black berry remains. Sarcococca wallichii…

29th October

…feet in height I would guess. Sarcococca wallichii Sarcococca wallichii Sarcococca orientalis was a Roy Lancaster introduction in 1980. It has an attractive domed and compact habit which makes it…

9th February

…nivalis and Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna in the sun. Galanthus nivalis and Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna A consignment for planting out here from Burncoose – Hamamelis, hydrangea and deciduous azaleas…

28th December

…has settled in well. Daphne bholua ‘Mary Rose’ Sarcococca saligna is almost over with just a few tips still with flower more or less intact. Sarcococca saligna Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline…

22nd October

…earth is still clear. Symphoricarpos albus (Snowberry) Just inside the gate in a corner is Sarcococca saligna now in full flower. This is a less well known species of Sarcococca

16th March

…year old tree with an enormous trunk. Podocarpus totara Podocarpus totara Litsea japonica with much larger leaves than ours. Litsea japonica Litsea japonica Sarcococca wallichii with black fruits still. Sarcococca

5th February

Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Winter Gem’ in full flower. A good new thing in the catalogue. Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Winter Gem’ Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Winter Gem’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Caerhays’ above the fern bed…

19th November

…once, 40 years or so ago, a single plant in the corner of George Blandford’s old vegetable garden which once held pride and place here. Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Digyna’ Sarcococca hookeriana…

19th January

…will open white eventually. Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Winter Gem’ Sarcococca hookeriana ‘Winter Gem’ 2020 – CHW Camellia campetre ‘Fairy Blush’ almost full out. Camellia campetre ‘Fairy Blush’ Camellia campetre ‘Fairy Blush’…