16th September

…which are not yet ripe. The trunk of this small tree has enormous spines as do its branches. Zanthoxylum simulans Zanthoxylum simulans Zanthoxylum simulans Zanthoxylum piperitum has many less spines…

4th September

…Magnolia sieboldii Two zanthoxylum species with an attractive display of fruit. The smaller one may be Zanthoxylum simulans. Horrid prickles. zanthoxylum species zanthoxylum species zanthoxylum species Tilia henryana just coming…

20th September

…the usual huge spikes on its trunk. Quite different in leaf to the two Zanthoxylum species in Forty Acres which we looked at last week. Zanthoxylum coreanum Zanthoxylum coreanum Zanthoxylum

26th May

…a year ago. Ehretia macrophylla Ehretia macrophylla Zanthoxylum coreanum with buds coming and some good prickles! Zanthoxylum coreanum Zanthoxylum coreanum Catalpa sechuanensis also has purple new growth and looks very…

28th December

…and very prickly species of zanthoxylum – five or six I think. Pretty horrid until they are old enough to fruit properly. Zanthoxylum armatum Zanthoxylum armatum Quercus rhysophylla ‘Maya’ fully…

10th October

…protected too. Zanthoxylum armatum Zanthoxylum armatum Wonderful autumn colour again this year on Lindera umbellata. </div Lindera umbellata Lindera umbellata Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ with its secondary autumn flowers which are…

3rd September

…levels after its hard pruning and despite the drought which has brown tipped the new leaves. The dunging has clearly helped. Rhododendron stenaulum Rhododendron stenaulum Rhododendron stenaulum A young Zanthoxylum

Visit to Tregrehan – 3rd November 2018

Back to 3rd November. A very old dark form of Camellia sasanqua ‘Rosea’ with large flowers growing over a wall at the entrance to the house. Camellia sasanqua ‘Rosea’ Zanthoxylum