7th March

…wall below the greenhouse shows the pink buds and early opening flowers which turn to white. Quite a show today. Clematis armandii ‘Apple Blossom’ Clematis armandii ‘Apple Blossom’ Asia had…

6th January

…this huge 20ft plus climber. Clematis armandii Clematis armandii Clematis armandii 2019 – CHW Jaimie visited Heligan gardens yesterday where he photographed Cestrum elegans in full flower with plenty of…

20th September

…many perhaps but a nice surprise nonetheless. Rhododendron impeditum ‘JC Williams’ Rhododendron impeditum ‘JC Williams’ I do not remember seeing Clematis armandii having a second flowering either. Clematis armandii Clematis…

17th April

…Magnolia ‘Caerhays Surprise’ Clematis armandii ‘Apple Blossom’ is now full out below the greenhouses and quite an improvement from a fortnight ago although the pink tinge is not so pronounced….

28th November

…double pinks today; the whites are over. Camellia sasanqua clump Camellia sasanqua clump First flower on Clematis armandii ‘Apple Blossom’ rather earlier than usual. Three flowers only and just singletons….

8th November

…the plant. other plant other plant other plant Flowers on Clematis armandii which has now grown up to the castellation. Clematis armandii A flower on Camellia sasanqua ‘Narumigata’ with three…

6th February

…head and leaves look likely to be blown away in the gales forecast for the coming weekend. Tetrapanax papyrifer ‘Rex’ 2019 – CHW First flowers on Clematis armandii ‘Apple Blossom’…

4th January

…vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Cytisus ‘Porlock’ with a good show of flowers (again). Cytisus ‘Porlock’ Clematis armandii now has several…

12th February

…it may have been superceded. Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Clematis armandii is just starting…

13th January

armandii now has its first true flowers out. What we saw in the autumn was the odd secondary or speculative one. Clematis armandii Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ with Cytisus ‘Porlock’…