3rd May

…Malus ‘Tor Scarlet’ Malus ‘Tor Scarlet’ Malus ‘Tor Scarlet’ Malus ‘Sun Rival’ Malus ‘Sun Rival’ Malus ‘Sun Rival’ Malus ‘Golden Gem’ Malus ‘Golden Gem’ Malus coronaria ‘Elk River’ Malus coronaria…

24th June

…the very tips of its spreading and equally pendulous branches. Cornus kousa ‘Schmetterling’ Cornus kousa ‘Schmetterling’ Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ is long over elsewhere but this one seems to be…

25th May

…‘Paul’s Scarlet’ Crataegus laevigata ‘Paul’s Scarlet’ Crataegus laevigata ‘Paul’s Scarlet’ Philadelphus sericanthus in its second year of flowering. Philadelphus sericanthus I have absolutely no idea what this is. We clearly…

20th October

…label is lost and this is not on the plan. Nyssa sylvatica ‘?’ Nyssa sylvatica ‘?’ Nyssa sylvatica ‘Miss Scarlet’ seems smaller and slower growing. Just a bit of scarlet

30th May

…is very fine too but in need (again) of re-staking. I wonder why we never grew this here before? Crataegus laevigata ‘Pauls Scarlet’ Crataegus laevigata ‘Pauls Scarlet’ Aesculus carnea ‘Briottii’…

10th June

…Rhododendron ponticum to remove. Rhododendron ponticum Crataegus laevigata ‘Paul’s Scarlet’ at its best. Crataegus laevigata ‘Paul’s Scarlet’ Crataegus laevigata ‘Paul’s Scarlet’ Pinus mugo ‘Zundert’ in full new growth with its…

31st July

…of the rain. Not much of a march on our Lobelia ‘Queen Victoria’ though. Lobelia ‘Starship Scarlet’ Lobelia ‘Starship Scarlet’ A few shots of Liatris scariosa ‘Alba’ may be an…

29th October

…carolina above the Auklandii Garden. Halesia carolina Halesia carolina Also on Cornus ‘Eddies White Wonder’ nearby. Cornus ‘Eddies White Wonder’ Cornus ‘Eddies White Wonder’ The stump of the old oak…

16th April

…and Rhododendron schlippenbachii. Azalea ‘Shin Sekai’ Rhododendron schlippenbachii and Acer palmatum ‘Osakazuki’. Rhododendron schlippenbachii Rhododendron schlippenbachii and Rhododendron ‘Emma Williams’. Rhododendron schlippenbachii Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ with its white bracts…

15th April

…They will get much bigger yet. Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ Boquilla trifoliata ‘out’ as far as it seems to get. Boquilla trifoliata…