14th February

…in the east wind which is why they must be planted in semi shade and shelter. shredded in the east wind Quercus x hispanica ‘Lucombeana’ (now apparently renamed as Quercus…

25th March

…CHW After a day of gentle warm rain Good Friday brings blue skies and a perfect day to admire the magnolias at their very best.Strangely the Quercus x hispanica ‘Lucombeana’…

29th December

…Our only mature P. x acerifolia which Hillier’s now calls Platanus x hispanica I see. Another name change after a lifetime of calling it something different. Platanus x acerifolia Camellia…

10th November

…the top lake. Phyllostachys edulis as a young plant in the new bamboo plantation. Thamnocalamus crassinodus developing well. A young Platanus x acerifolia (Platanus x hispanica) growing well. The water…