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…

18th February

…was closed in Frogpool. Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata Another holly which I had hoped might be the true Ilex dipyrena but, so defoliated is this plant, that I…

17th June

…Magnolia globosa nearly out and as late as last year. Magnolia globosa A young Magnolia dealbata with its very first flower. The older plant was out 10 days ago. Magnolia…

11th June

…Worth a proper name I think. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis x virginiana Magnolia sieboldii sinensis x virginiana Our third plant of Magnolia dealbata is going to flower for the first time…

12th June

…Magnolia dealbata. The older tree has only a few flowers and most have already gone over. Magnolia dealbata Rhododendron Tally Ho Group looking splendid below the oldest M. dealbata. I…

8th August

…Acacia dealbata Acacia dealbata One of those big leaved hebes that grow badly in wet Cornwall is doing well here in Seaview. This is Hebe ‘Great Orme’ I think. Hebe…

26th February

…two at Caerhays and have seen the odd flower but nothing as fine as this. The same stable and vintage as Magnolia ‘Genie’. Magnolia ‘Cleopatra’ 2015 – CHW ACACIA dealbata

7th June

dealbata. Magnolia dealbata Rhododendron stamineum in the main quarry. Rhododendron stamineum Rhododendron stamineum Carpinus japonica now covered in flower cones. Carpinus japonica Carpinus japonica 2020 – CHW Still no rain!…

22nd February

dealbata and Picea breweriana offsetting each other superbly. Acacia dealbata and Picea breweriana The tree fern valley had grown and developed considerably in 10 years. tree fern valley tree fern…

16th December

…on a young Magnolia dealbata. Magnolia dealbata Flower buds emerging from Fatsia polycarpa which will be out soon. Fatsia polycarpa The leafless Oreopanax incisus which also suffered from the drought…