14th May

…or dislike. Magnolia ‘Ossies Yellow’ Magnolia ‘Large Yellow’. Clearly a stupid name if the naming is correct. Magnolia ‘Large Yellow’ Magnolia ‘Large Yellow’ Enkianthus curvus recurvus is now full out…

5th May

…‘Ossie’s Yellow’ is doing rather better than the other. Magnolia ‘Ossie’s Yellow’ Magnolia ‘Ossie’s Yellow’ Halesia macgregori with its first flower. Another plant has flowered profusely at a smaller size…

20th April

…US not Brussels provenance though. This year so far it is a far better yellow than ‘Yellow Bird’ but not usually. ‘Yellow Bird’ may have been blown open early. Magnolia…

13th April

…rain and a hot last week no sign of any leaf at all yet. Magnolia ‘Yellow Bird’ Magnolia ‘Yellow Lantern’ from a distance from below the Rockery. Magnolia ‘Yellow Lantern’…

24th April

…and look at some other possibilities. [I found the answer: it is ‘Sundance’!] yellow magnolia yellow magnolia yellow magnolia yellow magnolia A big bonfire of an old dead yew and…

16th April

…hint of yellow which it has initially has faded. Rhododendron ‘Martha Wright’ Rhododendron ‘Martha Wright’ Rhododendron ‘Martha Wright’ Rhododendron ‘Bergs Yellow’ above Rogers Quarry is also new to me. Preferable…

27th May

…opening yellow. The plants are absolutely covered in flower. Rhododendron ‘Yellow Petticoats’ Rhododendron ‘Yellow Petticoats’ Rhododendron ‘Lady Montagu’ was nearly over but some decent flowers remain. I saw this at…

29th May

…Sun’ now in leaf. The leaves are no longer yellow as they were when they first emerged but the bark and young stems are yellowish. Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Golden Sun’ The…

2nd November

…we saw earlier but nothing like this. Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ What I have always known as Mahonia lomariifolia is full out alongside ‘Yellow Hammer’….

29th July

Yellow’ Crocosmia ‘Pauls Best Yellow’ Crocosmia ‘Pauls Best Yellow’ An amazingly large specimen shrub of Bowkeria verticellata, the Natal shellflower bush, laden down with white flowers. This is new for…