27th July

…May. I wonder if this is actually true to name? Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis An elderly and now very dead Rhododendron weyrichii. Rhododendron weyrichii Twig debris and old…

2nd May

…more colour in the new growth than in our tree of this species? Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Laurelia serrata in flower which I had not seen before. Laurelia serrata The…

7th July

…pheasant’s nest 2017 – CHW First flowers out on the shy flowering evergreen Cornus hongkongensis. Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Seed cones appear high up on the Magnolia rostrata – giant…

26th July

…Rhododendon nobleanum Cornus hongkongensis now full out. Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Lyonia ovatifolia was felled to the ground by a falling beech tree but is now coming again vigorously. It…

15th July

…first out but fading pinker. Rhododendron ‘Harrow Hybrids’ Rhododendron ‘Harrow Hybrids’ Rhododendron ‘Harrow Hybrids’ Rhododendron ‘Harrow Hybrids’ The second Cornus hongkongensis is rather more floriferous, although in far more shade,…

22nd June

…garden, some of which were out a month ago and all of which are now over.On the Hovel Cart Road the evergreen Cornus hongkongensis is starting the odd flower. The…