20th October

…ginko. You can see the Pinus insignis stump in the background. A rare plant which has tough pink seed pods in maturity but not here. Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron…

15th July

…the recent heat. A hell of a crop to collect in a month or so from such a young tree. Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum 2016 – CHW Nick…

12th May

…suddenly died by the cash point a few years ago. The seeds are rock hard. HALESIA carolina HALESIA carolina HALESIA carolina REHDERODENDRON macrocarpum REHDERODENDRON macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum – a Trewithen…

4th December

…is not too bad I suppose beside the ginkgo. Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum 2018 – CHW The camellia season is upon us with many first flowers to be seen.Camellia ‘Tricolor’…

6th May

…at Burncoose yet but this young tree is really starting to perform. Why do not more people grow this? Better than the halesias I think? Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum Berberis…

29th June

…like this. Rehderodendron macrocarpum Rehderodendron macrocarpum Manglietia yuyuanensis at about 30ft with flowers at the top. Manglietia yuyuanensis Manglietia yuyuanensis Manglietia yuyuanensis Manglietia yuyuanensis Manglietia duclouxii (Magnolia duclouxii) with white…

7th July

…cucumbers! Magnolia rostrata Magnolia rostrata Attractive new growth on a young Rhederodendron macrocarpum. Rhederodendron macrocarpum Rhederodendron macrocarpum Schefflera alpina has extraordinary brown or nearly black new growth. I have never…

25th April

…not that much difference in reality. Rhododendron yedoense The Rhododendron russatum (in two forms) struggle on – but only just. Rhododendron‌ ‌russatum‌‌ Rhododendron‌ ‌russatum‌‌ Rehderodendron macrocarpum just out. Rehderodendron macrocarpum

23rd June

…Cornus kousa ‘Doubloon’ Cornus kousa ‘Doubloon’ Seed pods starting to form on a youngish Rehderodendron macrocarpum. Now that we are closed the Kania 2000 squirrel traps can go out again…

12th September

…the drive and seem to have been showing colour for weeks. Probably at their best today. Buddleia lindleyana Buddleia lindleyana 2017 – CHW A good crop of Rehderodendron macrocarpum seedlings…