29th May

latifolia Ilex latifolia Ilex latifolia Still plenty of flowers on Rhododendron keysii. Rhododendron keysii Ilex spinigera with berries forming. A new one to Tom. Ilex spinigera Ilex spinigera A single…

21st April

…veitchiorum Berberis amurensis var. latifolia is now a large deciduous shrub with yellow flowers offsetting nicely its light green new leaves. Plenty of prickles though! Berberis amurensis var. latifolia Berberis…

6th May

…should stock as I have said before. Berberis latifolia Berberis latifolia 2016 – CHW A trip to compare the bark on some betulas planted in only 2008.Azalea ‘Fedora’ is just…

23rd February

…campbellii ‘Sidbury’ A young Ilex latifolia about to come into flower in Penvergate. This one is not Ilex kingiana although the two are easily confused. Ilex latifolia Ilex latifolia Ilex…

17th April

…flowers and very pretty indeed. Sausage shaped seed pods last autumn. Holboellia latifolia subsp. chartacea Holboellia latifolia subsp. chartacea Eucommia ulmoides with elm-like leaves is a Chinese tree used to…

5th May

…attractive new foliage and flowers. Berberis amurensis var. latifolia Berberis amurensis var. latifolia Azalea oldhamii just out but sparse flowering this year even on youngish plants. Azalea oldhamii Rhododendron neriiflorum…

2nd October

latifolia is setting a good crop of berries on a young tree which Tom Hudson thought was correctly named. Ilex latifolia Ilex latifolia The two Ilex dimorphophylla were a picture…

12th October

…pheasants or birds for some weeks. A very unripe holly! Ilex latifolia Ilex latifolia Vitex agnus-castus is just producing its pale blue flowers on a young plant, however the pictures…

21st October

…The odd secondary flower on a young Rhododendron crassum. Unusual! Rhododendron crassum Ilex latifolia laden with seeds above the greenhouse. Well worth growing a few. Ilex latifolia Ilex latifolia Ilex…

6th April

…four years on from planting. Phillyrea latifolia Phillyrea latifolia Rhododendron monstroseanum full out. Rhododendron monstroseanum Rhododendron monstroseanum Magnolia veitchii ‘Isca’ above the back yard. Magnolia veitchii ‘Isca’ First swallows and…