23rd May

…not looking at all like Enkianthus cernuus perhaps but definitely ‘recurved’ bells so a welcome new addition to the growing collection. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Enkianthus cernuus rubens – quite clearly…

14th May

…isolated from other 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…

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…

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…

8th May

…form so is probably wrongly named. Only the slightest ‘recurve’ on the base of the bells. Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ just out with a nice…

16th May

…Tullow some 15 years ago. Bred by her father I believe. Did not know we had it! Rhododendron ‘Corona’ Rhododendron ‘Corona’ Rhododendron ‘Corona’ The true and original Enkianthus cernuus rubens

22nd May

…trip. Pure enjoyment all round and how we have missed it. Enkianthus cernuus rubens Our original and true to name Enkianthus cernuus rubens is now dead but, unknown to me,…

7th May

…Rhododendron williamsianum x callimorphum Inflorescences on Acer henryi. Acer henryi The true Enkianthus cernuus rubens with its anther and stamens showing below the bell which is the key distinctive feature…

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

…A group of three Enkianthus cernuus recurvus with recurved bells so these appear true to name. Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Enkianthus cernuus recurvus Magnolia ‘Honey Liz’ with strange green markings on…