1st December

…and through Picea omorika. Once there was a clump of Magnolia grandiflora here which died of cold but the vinca survived. Vinca major Final flowers just coming out on Verbena…

11th November

…Barton Farm and is giving a great show today despite the wind and heavy showers filled with hail. Vinca minor ‘La Grave’ Vinca minor ‘La Grave’ Cubby had to go…

7th March

…sexstylosa Hoheria sexstylosa Even the Vinca has snow damage and withering. Vinca 2017 – CHW Another day for the magnolias to do the talking on their own.Another plant of Magnolia…

1st November

…flowers full out so far. Camellia ‘Noblissima’ Camellia ‘Noblissima’ Vinca major with a flower growing through the lower branches of Picea omorika. Vinca major Vitis coignetiae colouring nicely as it…

26th February

…the filming waiting to do the filming A rather pretty bicoloured vinca (which I do not have a name for) at the Heligan garden entrance. bicoloured vinca Then a full…

23rd October

…in 1931, see above. 1931 – JCW Mag delavayi and grandiflora a few nice blooms. PD’s vinca very good by the big wire fence. Some Camellia sasanqua and lapageria. PDW…

7th April

…taken with only two new (to me) plants at Trevena although it is a first class garden centre for varied plants. Picea pungens ‘Edith’ and Vinca minor ‘Verino’. They have…