23rd August

…711911). Tom Hudson thinks this is incorrectly named but the seed pods are attractive and need collecting when fully ripe. Illicium griffithii Illicium griffithii Acer sikkimense (WJC 13674) has attractive…

1st June

…Rhederodendron ichangensis Acer leptaphlebium Lindera angustifolia Polyspora axillaris Ucodendron whartonii Magnolia crassifolia Rhodelia aff henryi Magnolia foveolata Rhederodendron kwangtungense Rhoiptelea chiliantha Polyspora speciosa Illicium aff griffithii Magnolia floribunda var tonkinensis…

17th June

…on Illicium griffithii. Yet to open but clearly red. One of several new species of illicium introduced to the garden from Tregrehan and Crug Farm in recent years. Illicium griffithii

20th June

…I have a block about is Rhododendron oreotrephes). Rhododendron leptothrium Illicium merrillianum with buds showing colour. Again much earlier than last year. Illicium merrillianum Illicium griffithii in much the same…

14th October

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2019 – CHW Seed on the ground from Illicium aff. Griffithii (WW 711911). It still…

26th July

…our gardens under their original or any other name. Some have in fact been ‘rediscovered’ as new species recently (eg Quercus griffithii). Quercus hansei Quercus hansei Some original Chinese oak…