14th June

…the camellias around it. Cornus kousa ‘Heart Throb’ Cornus kousa ‘Heart Throb’ Cornus kousa ‘Heart Throb’ This Cornus kousa had no name when planted in 1998. After consulting Mr Cappiello…

16th June

…old plants of Cornus kousa below the Fernery are plastered in flowers. The original takes a bit of beating really. Cornus kousa Cornus kousa Cornus kousa There is an ancient…

12th June

problem in time. Cornus kousa ‘Wolf Eyes’ Cornus kousa ‘Wolf Eyes’ Cornus kousa ‘Wolf Eyes’ Sorbus wilsoniana in flower. The individual flowers have a pink tinge when full out which…

10th June

…president. Cornus kousa var chinensis ‘Wisley Queen’ Cornus kousa var chinensis ‘Wisley Queen’ Cornus kousa var chinensis ‘Wisley Queen’ Cornus kousa ‘Satomi’ (‘Miss Satomi’ in the new Hillier’s) Growing in…

20th June

…Cornus kousas: Cornus kousa ‘WCBCRI’ Cornus kousa ‘WCBCRI’ Cornus kousa ‘WCBCRI’ – that is what it says on the label! This may be a breeder’s number, our cock up or…

19th June

…the trade. Cornus kousa ‘Windle Weeping’ Cornus kousa ‘Windle Weeping’ Cornus kousa ‘Windle Weeping’ The Rhododendron nobleanum cut down six weeks ago on the drive is already shooting nicely. I…

23rd June

…macrophylla Cornus kousa ‘Milky Way’ plastered in flower. Cornus kousa ‘Milky Way’ Cornus kousa ‘Milky Way’ Fagus engleriana I believe which is a large leafed species I have not seen…

17th June

…natives. Not that much has survived but what has is now most impressive. lower lake Cornus ‘Venus’ (Cornus kousa var. chinensis x Cornus nuttallii Goldspot x Cornus kousa) was in…

25th June

…‘Samaritan’ Cornus kousa ‘Samaritan’ Cornus kousa ‘Miss Petty’ has very dark green foliage and is also flowering well above Bond Street and below the old rubbish dump. Cornus kousa ‘Miss…

9th September

…ripen as you can see here in Cornus kousa but are still some way off. The squirrels adore Cornus kousa chinensis fruits most as they have the largest and presumably…