18th February

…had to stop and photograph it despite having to make a detour to do so as the road was closed in Frogpool. Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata Another holly…

April 2018 Irish trip (Day 3)

…inlet. Another inlet Another inlet Cyathea dealbata growing away and little frost damage. Cyathea dealbata Cyathea dealbata Cyathea dealbata Another landing point. Another landing point Acacia melanoxylon is a huge…

17th June

dealbata with its very first flower. The older plant was out 10 days ago. Magnolia dealbata My first photographs I think of Idesia polycarpa (a tree) in full flower. I…

12th February

…photographed an Acacia dealbata tree near Ponsanooth. This year I find an even better one in a garden nearer the nursery at the edge of Frogpool. Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata

11th June

…enjoyed. Magnolia dealbata Magnolia dealbata Staphylea colchica has formed its bladders quickly in the hot weather. I do not remember ever seeing them like this in early June. Staphylea colchica…

12th June

…flowers and most have already gone over. Magnolia dealbata Rhododendron Tally Ho Group looking splendid below the oldest M. dealbata. I had not noticed it before. Rhododendron Tally Ho Group…

5th August

…kwangtungensis. Magnolia kwangtungensis A late flower on Magnolia dealbata. Magnolia dealbata Swelling female flowers and declining male associates on Platycarya strobilacea. Platycarya strobilacea Cudrania tricuspidata (now Maclura tricuspidata) – the…

8th August

…last September. hedychium 2017 – CHW Overhanging our garden is Acacia dealbata loaded with ripe seeds. They hang down in tassels like sophora seeds. Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata One of…

7th June

…in more wind exposure.A youngish Euonymus tingens nicely in flower. Euonymus tingens Euonymus tingens First flower out on Magnolia dealbata. Magnolia dealbata Rhododendron stamineum in the main quarry. Rhododendron stamineum…

16th December

…have happened before. Gevuina avellana Still plenty of leaf on a young Magnolia dealbata. Magnolia dealbata Flower buds emerging from Fatsia polycarpa which will be out soon. Fatsia polycarpa The…