17th June

…here and a rather nice thing which is supposed to be a late season flowerer. Salvia discolor Salvia discolor Salvia discolor Salvia discolor Cornus kousa ‘Rasen’ just flecking with pink…

31st January

…A bit like Atherosperma moschatum in terms of the flower but this is clearly not a small tree. Asterotrichion discolor Asterotrichion discolor Asterotrichion discolor Asterotrichion discolor Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ looks…

2nd May

…‘Hawk Crest’ (wardii x ‘Lady Bessborough’ 1940) ‘Gibraltar Bastion’ (‘Bibbani’ x elliottii 1939) ‘Gibraltar Bastion’ (‘Bibbani’ x elliottii 1939) ‘Ayesha’ (discolor x arboreum 1926) ‘Ayesha’ (discolor x arboreum 1926) ‘Ilam…

5th May

…ludlowii Discaria discolor – a completely new genus and tree to me with contorted bark. Discaria discolor Discaria discolor Discaria discolor Unknown tree which might be a mulberry. None of…

24th March

…already put aside as sold! Leucadendron salignum x discolor ‘Sixteen Candles’ Leucadendron salignum x discolor ‘Sixteen Candles’ Leucadendron salignum x discolor ‘Sixteen Candles’ Cercis chinensis ‘Arondale’ with more flowers than…

19th November

discolor Asterotrichion discolor Camellia ‘Desire’ full out in the cash point. Camellia ‘Desire’ Lapageria rosea var. albiflora in full flower in a pot for planting out at Caerhays. Clare has…

18th July

…it! Rhododendron sinonuttallii Rhododendron sinonuttallii In the Main Quarry Rhododendron fortunei subsp discolor is now full out and wonderfully scented (it used to be just Rhododendron discolor). There are green…

1st August

…ride today. Rhododendron fortunei subsp discolor Rhododendron fortunei subsp discolor How well the two Rhododendron ovatums look in the Main Quarry having been cut right down to reshoot some 10…

20th June

…the Main Quarry. Nothing to see of course! It is a bit sun scorched though. Rhododendron fortunei var discolor Rhododendron fortunei var discolor Styrax japonicus ‘Pink Chimes’ is just out….

23rd October

…it was last November). Another odd autumn flowerer. Asterotrichon discolor Asterotrichon discolor 2018 – CHW On the way to the greenhouses a large branch of the original Camellia sasanqua ‘Narumigata’…