4th September

…I expect it will change although most leaves have already fallen. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus unknown on planting plan. Seems familiar in leaf form? Sorbus unknown Sorbus unknown Sorbus

15th September

…cluster of fruits this year. Probably the first it has had time to bother with after growing so fast. Sorbus scalaris Sorbus scalaris Sorbus scalaris Photinia villosa var coreana is…

28th September

…fruit just changing colour from green to orange. Sorbus folgneri ‘Emiel’ Sorbus folgneri ‘Emiel’ Sorbus reducta (top grafted) has a paltry four fruits. Sorbus reducta Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ has sparse…

13th October

…as they should be. Neither appear to be Sorbus splendens. So the muddle and confusion persists unabated. I must get Tom involved in this quiz or debate. Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus

26th May

…kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Sorbus gongashanica in flower. Sorbus gongashanica Sorbus gongashanica Magnolia acuminata ‘Seiju’ with better flowers than a week or so ago. Magnolia acuminata ‘Seiju’…

9th May

…in fact on closer inspection. Sassafras albidum Sorbus caloneura in flower. Sorbus caloneura Sorbus hedlundii (the best large leaved form grown by Roundabarrow nurseries) with its first flowers. Sorbus hedlundii…

9th October

…as Sorbus sargentiana in 1991 but seems similar to our younger Sorbus wilsoniana. I wonder if it is actually Sorbus splendens? (IDS yearbook 2019 Pages 62-67). I will need to…

1st September

…yet. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus thompsonii (also Crug and a 2010 planting) is very erect in habit with enormous leaves. Sadly again no fruits as yet. Both these newly…

25th September

…the largest of the three but has no fruits at all this year. Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Another Magnolia ‘March-till-Frost’ full of secondary flowers with…

23rd September

…who gave us this oddity or did I buy it? Not in Hillier’s or New Trees. Sorbus ‘Elenarae’ Sorbus ‘Elenarae’ Sorbus ‘Elenarae’ 2015 – CHW A few seeds and berries…