28th June

…Ulmus carpinifolia var. cornubiensis). Ulmus minor subsp. angustifolia Ulmus minor subsp. angustifolia Ulmus minor subsp. angustifolia Ulmus minor subsp. angustifolia Acer platanoides ‘Crimson King’; one of several trees growing on…

12th March

…I have ever seen before. Phillyrea angustifolia Phillyrea angustifolia Phillyrea angustifolia Rhododendron ‘Praecox’ – a particularly good flowering form although completely deciduous here. Rhododendron ‘Praecox’ Rhododendron ‘Praecox’ (Heather) Erica carnea…

6th August

…michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Pyrus x michauxii Hoheria angustifolia in full flower. Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Correa bachhousiana with its first two flowers out very…

30th May

…Araucaria angustifolia – a new species to try if it is hardy enough? Araucaria bidwillii has survived but I have lost this species before. Araucaria angustifolia Araucaria angustifolia Outstanding in…

24th March

…real harm here I suspect although no leaves remain. Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria populnea ‘Alba Variegata’ has started a leaf drop too. I suspect not all will drop. In…

23rd December

…will pass as semi evergreen in a mid winter. A much larger plant kept most of its leaves for most of the winter last year. Lindera angustifolia Lindera angustifolia First…

4th April

…grown extraordinarily quickly, is semi-evergreen, and absolutely plastered in flower high up at 15-18ft. Attractive yellow flowers against the reddish stems. Lindera angustifolia Lindera angustifolia Another Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Titan’…

3rd August

…as you can see here. Hoheria angustifolia Hoheria angustifolia I catch the scent of the last few flowers on Rhododendron maddenii amid the Hoheria clump. Rhododendron maddenii Rhododendron maddenii Hoheria…

15th February

…historic garden diary. The new plant sales area is very nearly complete. new plant sales area Lindera angustifolia still has a few of last year’s leaves in place at the…

8th September

…a plethora of chubby six-sectional seed heads forming on Hoheria angustifolia. Hoheria angustifolia 2018 – CHW This is a discovery! A mature evergreen euonymus species which I had never noticed…