4th August

…out at 15ft or so tall. Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii 2018 – CHW Stewartia serrata has enjoyed the drought. Its new growth has hairs on the stems and leaves as…

24th August

…over in the 1990 hurricane. We righted the stump and it has regrown as a peculiar multi-stemmed tree. Flowers just finishing. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia

2nd October

…blew over in the 1990 hurricane but has reshot from the base while the plant featured here was grown at Burncoose and planted about 1995. Eucryphia moorei Eucryphia moorei Eucryphia

17th July

Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum new growth takes quite some beating. Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum 1975 – FJW 1st part of…

18th February

…Dichroa gzum Schefflera delavayi – plenty ready in 3L in six weeksEucryphia ‘Dwarf’ – a tiny shrub of unknown origin Eucryphia ‘Dwarf’ Eucryphia ‘Dwarf’ Eucryphia ‘Dumpling’ – a bit like…

2nd July

…Tetrapanax papyrifera ‘Rex’ Tetrapanax papyrifera ‘Rex’ Eucryphia lucida is full out above the Auklandii Garden in full sun. Eucryphia milliganii is in bud and Eucryphia ‘Pink Cloud’ out as we…

3rd August

…this is the smallest and least upright growing. Halesia macgregori Halesia macgregori The huge Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ has a few flowers out but mainly still in bud. Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’…

7th August

…with lovely mottled grey bark. At Burncoose by the pond there is an even rarer double flowered form which would be the one to propagate. Eucryphia glutinosa Eucryphia glutinosa Eucryphia

27th June

Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ The seed heads are forming on Symplocus paniculata. These will turn blue in September. I missed the flowers…

1st September

…Tut tut Mr Hillier! Eucryphia cordifolia Eucryphia cordifolia Eucryphia cordifolia 1999 – FJW Harvest finished. 1990 – FJW Corn and straw in. 1975 – FJW David killed first partridge –…