27th December

ichangensis Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis In 2014 we planted five grafted Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ on the middle bank above the front door. These were plants grafted for us by the…

19th November

…not all of which has yet ripened properly. Quite a nice climber for a wall none the less. Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis 2015 – CHW Work has started…

31st August

…and purple autumnal tints. Last year we saw fruit in November I think? Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis The cyclamen are popping up in profusion again all over the…

29th July

…not freestanding. Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis Again the rain has induced activity in our earlier swarms of tiny frogs. They are all over the garden and are now about quadruple…

27th July

…so well for the first time this year. Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ A carpet of Knapweed in flower on the banks. Knapweed Very large flower heads on Rubus ichangensis. Last year…

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…