2nd September

…Chile. That is the ‘common’ bit I suppose. Myrtus luma Myrtus luma Myrtus luma Myrtus luma Myrtus luma 1968 – FJW CHW first shots with 4.10 – 2 hits /…

13th October

…naturally. I was quite surprised that more of our Myrtus luma did not die in the cold easterly blast but the damage is still evident. Luma apiculata Luma apiculata Nearly…

24th May

…seriously good form of Rhododendron maddenii. Chip Luma rhodo Chip Luma rhodo Chip Luma rhodo Tom Hudson has kindly sent me a picture of his Halesia macgregorii flowering with him…

12th July

…July. Luma apiculata ‘Glanleam Gold’ Luma apiculata ‘Glanleam Gold’ Luma apiculata ‘Glanleam Gold’ 2019 – CHW Another photography visit to Busy Bee Garden Centre in the usual oppressive heat. Pretty…

30th August

…Soon time for it to go having done its job – or all three plants actually. Luma apiculata ‘Glenlean Gold’ Luma apiculata ‘Glenlean Gold’ Luma apiculata ‘Glenlean Gold’ One of…

9th July

…the cold winter. Puya chilensis Puya chilensis Luma chequen just coming out as a huge bush 20ft tall and wide. Luma chequen Luma chequen Puya assurgens in flower which I…

25th May

…liners in trays. camellia species liners Luma apiculata self-sown seedlings from Caerhays now potted up. Luma apiculata self-sown seedlings Luma apiculata self-sown seedlings Louisa, the chief propagator, keeps stock plants…

26th March

…Magnolia ‘Avocet’ Amomyrtus luma (formerly Myrtus lechleriana) is coming out as a 25ft tall tree above Orchid House Nursery. Amomyrtus luma Amomyrtus luma Magnolia ‘Phelan Bright’ is listed as a…

14th September

…the holly inspection day. Ilex cornuta Ilex cornuta 2019 – CHW Jaimie has discovered a veritable sea of self-sown Amomyrtus luma (formerly Myrtus luma) seedlings above the Four in Hand….

19th April

…the oak tree above joined the bonfire. stone circle stone circle The Amomyrtus luma trees look good flowering behind Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ with Nicky in the foreground paying attention….