3rd June

…The young plant (very dull) died but the old original hangs on just. I bought a replacement. Meliosma pungens Meliosma pungens Lithocarpus kawakamii with new seed just forming. Lithocarpus kawakamii

A trip to Tregrehan to study Fagacaea

…lost this. Quercus candicans Quercus candicans Quercus tatakaensis from Taiwan. Quercus tatakaensis Quercus tatakaensis Lithocarpus kawakamii which may be the species with the largest leaves. Lithocarpus kawakamii Lithocarpus kawakamii Lithocarpus…

26th May

kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Sorbus gongashanica in flower. Sorbus gongashanica Sorbus gongashanica Magnolia acuminata ‘Seiju’ with better flowers than a week or so ago. Magnolia acuminata ‘Seiju’…

4th May

…the trumpet. Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Sorbaronia ‘Likjornaja’ is an interesting hybrid between Sorbus and Aronia. This is its first flowering here and certainly more Aronia than Sorbus!…

10th January

…Carpinus kawakamii Carpinus kawakamii Camellia x williamsii ‘Celebration’ (a darker from of Camellia ‘Donation’) is just out at Georges Hut. Nothing on ‘Donation’ yet. This was a chance sport originating…

15th June

…has helped. Karpinus kawakamii Karpinus kawakamii Leptospermum lonigerum full out and a blaze of white. Leptospermum lonigerum Leptospermum lonigerum This I think might just be the true Magnolia ‘Yuchelia’. It…

3rd March

…looking very happy either. Major frosting of its leaves and early new growth. Will it recover? Carpus Kawakamii Carpus Kawakamii Magnolia ‘Copeland Court’ was a little frosted last year which…

27th January

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2020 – CHW Plenty of new growth on the evergreen Carpinus kawakamii. Carpinus kawakamii Carpinus…

14th June

kawakamii growing below Tin Garden. Carpinus kawakamii Carpinus kawakamii The species listed below are all in Kennel Close. A young and drought affected Carpinus omeiensis, the Mt Omei hornbeam. Carpinus…

9th June

…drought. Paulownia kawakamii Paulownia kawakamii Flowers too on Liriodendron tulipifera ‘Aureomarginata’ if you can actually spot them among the leaves. Quite numerous but also quite small. Again a first flowering…