23rd May

…‘recurved’ bells so a welcome new addition to the growing collection. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Enkianthus cernuus rubens – quite clearly red and equally clearly not at all like the true…

14th May

…Enkianthus these are the ones to grow from seed or cuttings when Roundabarrow nurseries visit us next. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Enkianthus cernuus rubens 2018 – CHW The Chinese TV crew…

22nd November

…has wonderful red and yellow tints today in the Auklandii Garden and ripe seed pods. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Enkianthus cernuus rubens 2018 – CHW A rather morbid day!The honey fungus…

25th May

…as the anthers and stamens do not protrude below the base of the bell flower. Quite nice plants but wrongly named. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Enkianthus cernuus rubens 2017 – CHW…

8th May

…‘recurve’ on the base of the bells. Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ just out with a nice colour contrast. Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ First…

16th May

…know we had it! Rhododendron ‘Corona’ Rhododendron ‘Corona’ Rhododendron ‘Corona’ The true and original Enkianthus cernuus rubens is out and just may make it for Chelsea as it is still…

22nd May

…even if it is only a photography trip. Pure enjoyment all round and how we have missed it. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Our original and true to name Enkianthus cernuus rubens

7th May

…‘Lilacina’ Paulownia tomentosa ‘Lilacina’ Rhododendron williamsianum x callimorphum. Nicely pink in bud opening lighter. Rhododendron williamsianum x callimorphum Inflorescences on Acer henryi. Acer henryi The true Enkianthus cernuus rubens with…

10th October

…cylindrica Enkianthus cernuus rubens is plastered in small seed which are still far from ripe. I wonder if they ever will be. Perhaps the old plant has tried but has…

17th May

…recurvus with recurved bells so these appear true to name. Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Magnolia ‘Honey Liz’ with strange green markings on the outer tepals and quite a…