14th March

…magnolia exhibit Our magnolia exhibit We had put up an exhibition of the x williamsii camellias bred at Caerhays. x williamsii camellias x williamsii camellias Our Magnolia campbellii ‘Valentine’s Torch’…

20th May

…of this exceptional form. Rhododendron sinogrande Rhododendron ‘Champagne’ (‘Tortoiseshell Champagne’) – a Slocock hybrid. Rhododendron ‘Champagne’ Rhododendron ‘Champagne’ Rhododendron ‘Fusilier’ Rhododendron ‘Fusilier’ Rhododendron ‘Fusilier’ Rhododendron ‘Golden Torch’ Rhododendron ‘Golden Torch’…

19th March

…open the cold ( a fortnight of it) left us two days ago. 1904 – JCW Sirius, Artemis and various seedling incomp open, Torch, I picked a bud of, King…

23rd March

…Dante a few. 1898 – JCW Some (Narcissi) G Mundi’s out, Torch open (one), one F Wilson, and a good few tulips in the grass. The bamboos have been moving…

30th March

…the plaque last week. Tin Garden shed Flowers opening on Magnolia ‘Tikitere’ in Old Park. They have not moved much in a week so I will have to revisit when…

4th April

…???, many P M de G, also out Siren, Torch, Incognita, Homespun, 336, M P, Cardinal, Moonbeam etc etc, go to the Drill Hall. 1902 – JCW All of the…

9th April

…all are on the wane though we have Maximus yet. 1900 – JCW Weardale, Torch, G of Leiden, Lucifer just opening. 1898 – JCW One Iris lorteti shows colour, primroses…

8th February

…or just opening, also minor open. 1898 – JCW The first Tenby opening, many H Irving, several Caerhays show colour and open. No new scarlet Incomps above ground except Torch,…