17th May

…they first open. Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron ‘Polaris’ too far out for Chelsea. Rhododendron ‘Polaris’ Rhododendron ‘Polaris’ Staphylea colchica now full out and very splendid. Not as…

14th May

…is just coming out on the drive as a young plant. Azalea ‘White Throat’ The more normal Rhododendron lindleyi without any pink in the flowers. Rhododendron lindleyi Salix moupinensis has…

13th May

…Rhododendron ‘Lems Cameo’ Rhododendron lindleyi – superb but the most short lived of the lot. Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ – no idea who she was but hardy…

7th January

…flower but not quite yet! Stachyurus chinensis Rhododendron lindleyi with huge buds to flower in April. Very swollen already. Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi 2016 – CHW The garlic is in…

2nd June

…from Glendoick next to Quercus oxyodon. These have smaller flowers and more pink in the bud than our own seed raised plants from Charles Michaels Nursery. Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi

4th January

…May. Rhododendron lindleyi Rhododendron lindleyi A strange single flower out on a yellow deciduous azalea below Donkey Shoe. An aberration but I need to check the plant on the drive…

8th May

…colour contrast. Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ Rhododendron ‘Nancy Evans’ First flower this year on Rhododendron lindleyi. Quite a bit more pink here than on our older forms. Rhododendron lindleyi Decent flowers…

8th April

…own excellent crop of rhododendron seedlings were also planted out some in Old Park and some above Rogers Quarry. These included Rhododendron excellens, lindleyi, ririei, arboretum, royalei (yellow and pink)…