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

…growth and flowers forming. A bit more colour in the new growth than in our tree of this species? Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Laurelia serrata in flower which I had…

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…

28th May

…quite yet at its best. Cornus kousa ‘Satomi’ Cornus hongkongensis with tiny flower bracts just starting nearby ‘Satomi’. Cornus hongkongensis Styrax formosanus var. hatayanus just coming out in Kennel Close….

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,…

23rd February

…the Drive to Giddle Orchard is impressive even on an overcast day. view from the Drive Our best Cornus hongkongensis is blown over in one of the gales. Cornus hongkongensis

22nd June

…the evergreen Cornus hongkongensis is starting the odd flower. The US reference book on cornus does not even mention this variety which one has to say is a pretty dull…