17th April

…best eucryphia near Tin Garden. An excellent plant to grow in the north of the country. Magnolia ‘Serene’ Magnolia ‘Serene’ Rhododendron ‘Loch Aure’ is very nice by the Pound. It…

25th April

…late stage. Magnolia ‘Cleopatra’ Magnolia ‘Serene’ full out with the first yellow deciduous azalea in front of it. One of my father’s azalea hybrids not worth a name but I…

22nd April

…‘Livingstone’ is a bit battered but a fine colour. A New Zealand hybrid I assume. A bit like ‘Serene’? Never seen before here. Worth buying from New Zealand for the…