1st April

…planted). Doubt it is true to name. Magnolia ‘Darkest Purple’ x ‘Betty Jessel’ Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis full out by the greenhouse. Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis…

30th April

…Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Nearby the pure Rhododendron edgeworthii is in a similar state. Note the larger and more bullate leaves. pure Rhododendron edgeworthii pure Rhododendron edgeworthii Rhododendron ‘Martha Wright’…

5th May

…to look for with the planting plans. LINDERA aggregata LINDERA aggregata The pink form of RHODODENDRON edgeworthii The Pink form of RHODODENDRON edgeworthii A few newer rhododendrons catch the eye:…

25th March

…Garden. Camellia x williamsii ‘Elsie Jury’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Elsie Jury’ Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis is in a good clump. Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii

24th April

…days. Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron ‘Princess Alice’ just out by the main quarry. Still plenty of pink in the flowers. Rhododendron ‘Princess Alice’ Rhododendron ‘Princess…

3rd April

…leucaspis. Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis The Styrax odoratissimus which we have always known as Styrax veitchiorum is nearly out in flower as the leaf emerges. Quite…

12th April

…some flowers as you can see. Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Rhododendron edgeworthii x leucaspis Magnolia x veitchii from Cholipo arboretum in South Korea which we grew here from seed. Three…

6th April

…and the correct plant is probably next to the big new Sequoiadendron giganteum. RHODODENDRON arboreum (white) RHODODENDRON ‘Endslegh Pink’ RHODODENDRON edgeworthii The rhododendrons are starting to rush out after a…

23rd October

…‘Waterfall Pink’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Waterfall Pink’ Camellia japonica ‘Shin-Akebono’ also out rather early. Camellia japonica ‘Shin-Akebono’ Pachystegia insignis – another new plant for 2021. Pachystegia insignis Rhododendron edgeworthii with a…

22nd December

…A single rogue flower on Rhododendron edgeworthii. Rhododendron edgeworthii Astonishingly a letter from the RHS president arrives in the afternoon post advising me that the RHS council have decided to…