26th August

…the black nuts or seeds which we saw this time last year on this ‘Chilean nut tree’ or ‘Chilean hazel’. Gevuina avellana Gevuina avellana Gevuina avellana Gevuina avellana Gevuina avellana

19th June

…to remove quickly. Corylus avellana ‘Red Majestic’ Corylus avellana ‘Red Majestic’ Cornus kousa ‘Windle Weeping’ has taken years to put on a decent show. Trailing habit. Not currently offered in…

24th October

…defoliated it. Hoheria populnea ‘Alba Variegata’ Hoheria populnea ‘Alba Variegata’ Gevuina avellana just coming out into flower also by Georges Hut. Gevuina avellana Gevuina avellana Tim has cut the banks…

9th March

avellana ‘Contorta’ with catkins which I do not remember ever photographing before. Corylus avellana ‘Contorta’ Trellis trained Ribes speciosum which was unusual but effective. I did not buy any! Ribes…

15th December

…procumbens Skimmia japonica ‘Veitchii’ just as good beside it. Skimmia japonica ‘Veitchii’ While Skimmia japonica ‘Kew White’ is nearly in flower alongside. Skimmia japonica ‘Kew White’ Corylus avellana ‘Contorta’ with…

3rd September

…ferruginea is just going over. Lomatia ferruginea Gevuina avellana, the Chilean nut tree, is just coming out and we discover a few green turning black nuts close to the base…

10th June

…Dove’ New growth on Gevuina avellana after some cold damage. Gevuina avellana 2017 – CHW Styrax japonicus ‘Pendulus’ is now full out although you have to delve into the centre…

20th August

…nearly ripe sloes this year on the Prunus spinosa. A bumper crop for sloe gin makers. Prunus spinosa Prunus spinosa Hazelnuts (Corylus avellana) nearly ripe rather early in this dry…