24th August

…over nine months (yes nine!) after I first pictured it here in flower in the winter. Is this a record? Zantedeschia aetheopica Zantedeschia aetheopica 2015 – CHW Certain rhododendrons produce…

25th December

…C Williams’ hedge by the Rockery looking great. Camellia x williamsii ‘J C Williams’ Camellia x williamsii ‘J C Williams’ The clump of Zantedeschia aethiopica outside my office are in…

6th April

…electricity to the estate. flower arrangements flower arrangements Outside the front door the arum lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica), which has not turned a hair all winter, now has five flowers out….

22nd December

…large number in case of frost. Echium seedlings Zantedeschia aethiopia still in full growth and untouched by frost. A big contrast to how things looked after The Beast. This clump…

4th March

…The Zantedeschia aetheopua which had one early flower 10 days ago is now reduced to a pile of ‘mush’. Zantedeschia aetheopua The lepagenas are however untouched by the cold. lepagenas…

26th April

…palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ This Zantedeschia aethiopica has featured in the diary this year several times already. Now it really is full out and still it is only April. Could we…

21st May

…‘Hartlage Wine’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Victoria’ Lupinus ‘Manhattan Lights’ Decaisnea fargesi Disporum longistylum Zantedeschia ‘Pink_Flamingo’ Podophyllum persepele ‘Spotty Dotty’ I was quite wrong about the enkianthus and embothrium being too far…