25th June

…so am I!] Magnolia crassifolia Magnolia crassifolia Magnolia crassifolia Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ was clearly out for this big event although I am a day or two late myself (M. globosa…

2nd June

…oaks which we all should be growing. Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia Pterostyrax psilophyllus in flower. Its leaves have three lobes and this used to be called…

20th June

…and attractive in full sun. A rarity but a perfect rockery plant to grow perhaps with Fuchsia procumbens? Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Stewartia pteropetiolata is just…

14th April

crassifolia Magnolia crassifolia Magnolia crassifolia And on Rhodelia parvipetala (WWJ 11943). Rhodelia parvipetala Suddenly the splendid yellow Magnolia ‘Lois’ is out too. Long before its yellow rival, Magnolia ‘Daphne’. Magnolia…

21st June

…nobilis Wollemia nobilis Wollemia nobilis I could not resist more pictures of the Lonicera crassifolia this time in shade. We must try for this in our 2018 catalogue. Lonicera crassifolia

4th July

…Lithocarpus variolosus Lithocarpus variolosus Quercus crassifolia seems to be getting away quite nicely. Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia 2016 – CHW Hydrangea serrata ‘Shichidanka’ is full out well before…

23rd April

…– the largest I have seen in full sun. Presumably close to its first flowering. Carrieria calycina Carrieria calycina Quercus crassifolia – not looking too evergreen. Nice bark. Quercus crassifolia

1st July

…Four in Hand. Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia The conversion of the Hovel barns nears completion but now Western Power cannot connect both properties with electric on time! COVID of course…

20th November

…in November! Datura sanguinea Berries on a new species of lonicera to us – Lonicera crassifolia which is clearly evergreen. Lonicera crassifolia Lonicera crassifolia Autumn tints on a young Meliosma…

29th July

…of the small, young tree. Quercus crassifolia Quercus crassifolia Seed clusters starting to form on Lithocarpus variolosus with plenty of male flowers all over the tree. In previous years they…