4th June

…magnolia collectors. Magnolia globosa Nearby on the other side of the path is I think our only surviving plant of Magnolia globosa from Eisenhut in Switzerland. Two died in this…

8th June

…Meliosma oldhamii is still not out but the inflorescences are huge. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Magnolia globosa has appeared after the rain. About half the buds have opened. Magnolia globosa

26th June

…now full out with rather more flowers than I had expected. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa The second Rhododendron auriculatum is now out but the third in this group…

11th June

…in the inner tepals as they first open out. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa 2017 – CHW Sadly I have missed the first flowering of Styrax shiranus on Burns Bank. The…

10th June

…nearly similar spread. Styrax serrulatus Styrax serrulatus Styrax serrulatus Styrax serrulatus Magnolia globosa has a few more flowers than last year and is growing away well. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa

17th May

…project. He was expecting Magnolia virginiana but thinks he has got Magnolia ‘Porcelain Dove’ which is a cross between Magnolia virginiana and Magnolia globosa. I take some pictures of Magnolia…

18th June

…out after two to three weeks of showing colour. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa Calycanthus floridus ‘Athens’ First flowering at Caerhays of the yellow Calycanthus floridus ‘Athens’. Not as nice as…

19th July

…we have missed it! Magnolia tamaulipana Good new growth now on the plant however. new growth Still some flowers on Magnolia globosa but also seed heads. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa

17th June

…Magnolia ‘Porcelain Dove’ 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…

26th August

…three yards from the original plant. Tetrapanax papyrifera ‘Rex’ Tetrapanax papyrifera ‘Rex’ Magnolia globosa has three, as yet unripe, seed pods. Larger than last year’s and important to collect in…