24th August

…seed and flopping 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…

26th April

…‘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 cut…

12th May

…Glendoick. Rhododendron floccigerum Paeonia delavayi just into flower outside the front door and on the lawn. Paeonia delavayi Zantedeschia aetheopica in full flower already and quite pickable if we were…

4th March

…last bits of snow 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…

11th December

…now full out. pale form of Camellia saluenensis pale form of Camellia saluenensis pale form of Camellia saluenensis Zantedeschia aethiopica untouched by the frost. Zantedeschia aethiopica Surprisingly still a few…

2nd October

…drawing (2205). Visually not exciting but, in terms of mycology, rather more so. description description DISCHLORIDIUM LAEENSE DISCHLORIDIUM LAEENSE You seldom see ripe seed heads on Zantedeschia aethiopica as here….

22nd December

…potted a 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….

25th December

…The Camellia x williamsii ‘J 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…

3rd April

…initially.) Rhodoleia aff. parvipetala Rhodoleia aff. parvipetala Rhodoleia aff. parvipetala Zantedeschia aethiopica with a perfect flower already. Zantedeschia aethiopica First flowers on Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ at the Four in Hand. Rhododendron…

6th April

…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. Zantedeschia aethiopica…