18th October

…a surprise. Rhododendron ‘Polyroy’ Rhododendron ‘Polyroy’ Fitzroya cupressoides laden down with ripe seeds. Fitzroya cupressoides Fitzroya cupressoides First flowers out on Peumus boldus. This is a ‘summer flowering’ Chilean tree!…

24th March

…so dark? Second flowering. Magnolia ‘Blushing Belle’ Athrotaxus cupressoides with its peculiar foliage. Athrotaxus cupressoides This elderly camellia has not flowered for several years after it split apart leaving only…