1st February

…‘Alba Superba’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ Magnolia ‘Peter Smithers’ planted in 2006 is a hybrid between Magnolia soulangeana ‘Rustica Rubra’ and Magnolia x veitchii. Clearly blown…

14th June

…new growth on Schima superba which I have never noticed before. For years, until it flowered, I thought this was Persea japonica and even labelled it as such. Schima superba

14th September

…still on Schima superba. Flowers on the other species are now virtually over. Schima superba Schima superba 2017 – CHW The base and electric/water supply to the new cash point…

24th May

…Nigel Holman’s exhibit at the Cornwall Garden Society show as ‘Not According to Schedule’ and he was lapel grabbing cross. Lady Falmouth separated us! Syringa microphylla ‘Superba’ Syringa microphylla ‘Superba’…

20th April

…of soulangeana varieties here but only two varieties seem to have made it. Magnolia soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ 2015 – CHW A day at Burncoose to calm,…

3rd August

…the other knotweeds especially Persicaria bistortaSuperba’. Grows to about two and a half feet, flowers to three and a half feet. Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Fat Domino’ Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Fat Domino’…

3rd April

…M. soulangeana close-up soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ MAGNOLIA officialis ‘Bilboa’ Apart from being untidy there are good displays from the 1920s original and newish Magnolia soulangeanas and especially soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’….

30th April

…all round the world. Two and a half hours was not enough. Click here for their ‘Thank You’ email and photos. Syringa microphylla ‘Superba’ just starting to flower by the…

27th December

…darleyensis ‘Phoebe’ Erica x darleyensis ‘Phoebe’ Erica erigena ‘Irish Dusk’ Erica erigena ‘Irish Dusk’ Erica x darleyensis ‘White Perfection’ Erica x darleyensis ‘White Perfection’ Chaenomeles x superba ‘Pink Lady’ in…

12th April

…buds far on. Mag halleana is fully out. Mag alba ‘Superba’ and speciosa both open. 1917 – JCW P D saw the first martins. 1910 – JCW Show day. De…