20th May

Susan Hampshire with our rose. Susan Hampshire Susan Hampshire and Guy Hands. Susan Hampshire The press line up for the photo call. press The photo call with Susan, Guy and…

21st May

…& Gerry Guy Hands, Charles, Susan Hampshire & Gerry Guy Hands, Charles, Susan Hampshire & Gerry Susan Hampshire Susan Hampshire and Tony Hunt Final stand pictures – Chelsea Final stand…

5th September

…Secondary flowers on Magnolia ‘Susan’. Magnolia ‘Susan’ Magnolia ‘Susan’ Ditto on Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’. Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ Odd secondary flowers on the hard pruned Magnolia ‘Sweet Sixteen’. Magnolia ‘Sweet Sixteen’…

17th August

…Anemone ‘Pretty Lady Susan’ Anemone ‘Pretty Lady Susan’ Monarda ‘Knight Violet’ and Eryngium planum ‘Magical Purple Falls’ Monarda ‘Knight Violet’ and Eryngium planum ‘Magical Purple Falls’ Lobelia siphilitica ‘Blue’and Lobelia…

17th May

…Ride. Normally over by Chelsea so perhaps a little late this year. Azalea ‘Caerhays Lavender’ A garden tour today with Susan d’Arcy, a travel writer for The Times, who was…

12th April

…now lists only the best eight of ‘the girls’ and not the full dozen or more which always caused confusion (Susan, Pinkie, Jane, Ann, Judy and Betty). Frankly the list…

April 2018 Irish trip (Day 4)

…apart from the pigeon cage and a few Magnolia ‘Susan’ in an avenue up some steps. The owner suggested we might view their new wedding area but we declined. They…

20th February

…Fruit like Peterocarya – renamed Deutzia sp. ‘Black Eyed Susan’: Unidentified. Exceptional. Hydrangea involucrata ‘Chichibu’ Hydrangea macrophylla subsp. stylosa Hydrangea serrata: Blue ex White House Farm Larix potaninii: Never saw…