21st April

…Christine and Louisa) have started to mock up and measure out how the stand will look on the ground with the new gate, iron fence and seat which will lead…

23rd May

…Chelsea Gold Medal 2017 Pictures of the finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea 2017 finished stand Chelsea…

8th April

…gardens and staying in Portholland. A fine and sunny day for a change and 185 people around the gardens which are still probably 50% behind last year in terms of…

10th April

…cross was our Rhododendron ‘Polgrain’. Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ Daphnephyllum macropodum var humile in flower for the first time and a genuine…

24th April

…of trying to see and think through the reality of what was actually happening to the country and why. While I have read some newspapers and listened to the BBC…

18th May

…point The centre of the stand is nearing completion and looks fantastic with the iron fence. centre of the stand centre of the stand The electrics for the fountain conk…

24th May

…well as the stand and given both Burncoose and Millais gold medals, while the group got a silver gilt medal for their stand. (Read details of gold award for Burncoose.)…

12th April

…Rhododendron ‘Lady Montagu Group’ splendid today. Exbury’s Rhododendron ‘Lady Montagu Group’ Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ full out. Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ Rhododendron ‘Wine and Roses’ A young Stachyurus salicifolius flowering…

6th April

…out, via county councils and the local rating valuation lists, the £10k and £25k government grants to all small local businesses who have been shut down and qualify (catering, leisure,…

17th May

…to be hand reared with milk in a bucket. Calves denied their mother are difficult and dangerous to hand feed and some will pine away and die. Why do those…