12th February

…of them. That is our experience with many old clumps here. Prefers full sun on a hot dry bank with poorish soil. Erica arborea Erica arborea Erica arborea The dwarfish…

19th November

…of the rubus bank is intertwined with yellowing foliage on the long tendrils of new growth from the nearby wisteria. Erica arborea Erica arborea The new shop is getting there…

17th November

…Hand. In JCW’s garden diary this is usually noteworthy in January and February. Has our climate really changed that much in 100 years? Erica arborea Erica arborea 2004 – FJW…

19th February

…yet!Erica arborea are a splendid show all over and quite untouched by the frost / cold wind earlier this week. Erica arborea Erica arborea The Magnolia mollicomata seedling through the…

4th December

…Sarcocca wallichii Sarcocca wallichii 2017 – CHW Erica arborea coming out above the castle. No scent today late afternoon. Erica arborea Erica arborea Worrying that this brick buttress on the…

1st December

…been out for a few weeks already. Erica arborea Erica arborea Nearby the men have downed another row of leylandii and bay trees below the greenhouses to let in more…

25th December

…hit them very hard. Not many roses. Some I stylosa alba and alata. Hardly any moved bulbs show but several perhaps nearly all the unmoved. Erica arborea in flower. 1900…

11th November

…Rhododendron fansipanense. Arborea subsection. Forms a large upright tree. Grey green, narrow leaves. Flowers believed to be red. May? CWT6390. Rhododendron sp Parishia subsection. Forms a medium sized tree. Indumented…

24th February

…– JCW A dozen of the seedling daffs open, 20-25 species of Rhodo show flower, C conradinae has been very good for ten days. Erica arborea is good, a few…

26th January

…plants not so soft. Hamamelis quite perfect and not touched. 1930 – JCW Much as on January 27th 1924 but more C speciosa in, H mollis over but H Arborea