25th May

…cannot find this species at all in The Plantsman article on enkianthus dated June 2011. Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis is now full out (three…

20th April

…the two betulas on Cart Road. Not on the planting plan! Not special. Unidentified yellow magnolia Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ is startlingly good. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Hollandia’ Enkianthus campanulatus…

14th May

…I guess we now know which one is correct! The second plant is just labelled ‘Recurvus’ so possibly Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Recurvus’? Enkianthus curvus recurvus Enkianthus curvus recurvus Jaimie’s Enkianthus campanulatus…

2nd November

…too late.Enkianthus campanulatus albiflorus is a good red. Enkianthus campanulatus albiflorus Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Venus’ starting to go yellow. Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Venus’ Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Victoria’ – the remaining small leaves are…

8th May

…near red enough to be true and the stamens do not protrude through the bottom of the bells as they should. Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis Enkianthus chinensis A newly planted…

11th May

…from a long way off. ENKIANTHUS ‘Vesta’ ENKIANTHUS ‘Vesta’ ENKIANTHUS ‘Venus’ E ‘Venus’ was out first and its much paler striped and tinged pink flowers show in circular clusters. They…

3rd June

…and quite a bit darker than the one on our stand at Chelsea which had been given pre-Chelsea shade treatment of course. Enkianthus deflexus Enkianthus deflexus Enkianthus deflexus Enkianthus deflexus…

8th June

…on enkianthus based on my lecture. Sadly what they depict as Enkianthus campanulatus most definitely is not as it is pink with stripes all over and much more like Enkianthus

22nd May

…Magnolia veitchii are covered in flower. Never seen these as good. Enkianthus enormous flowers Enkianthus enormous flowers Nearby is a very erect enkianthus with quite the largest flowers of any…

13th April

Enkianthus serrulatus flowering for the first time. Not yet anything like as good as Tom Hudson’s plant and I wonder if they are indeed true to name? Enkianthus serrulatus Likewise…