7th February

…here. Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Still lots of ripe fruit hanging on the branches of Styrax serrulatus near the Daphniphyllum. Styrax serrulatus Styrax serrulatus…

10th October

…plenty here. Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum Cornus capitata with much larger fruits than the kousa varieties yesterday. They are not yet quite ripe either. Cornus capitata…

29th March

…bay laurel. Laurus azorica Laurus azorica Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile with yellowish new growth and red buds showing. Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Despite the mild winter…

4th April

…of Haddington’ An ancient Chaenomeles japonica with old rotten fruit and flowers! Chaenomeles japonica Chaenomeles japonica Chaenomeles japonica Our one surviving Daphniphyllum macropodum just about to flower profusely. Daphniphyllum macropodum

9th April

…and neat small rounded shrub. Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Rhododendron ‘Lady Montague Group’ just out. Rhododendron ‘Lady Montague Group’ Wonderful bronze new growth on Photinia glomerata….

10th April

…in flower for the first time and a genuine dwarf. First flowering with us. Daphnephyllum macropodum var humile Daphnephyllum macropodum var humile Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ absolutely stunning and full out in…

15th November

…flower buds yet on this youngish plant. Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum The Camellia oleifera we looked at two weeks ago was, I thought, the largest and oldest which we had….

13th January

…the base up. I do not think it was rabbits originally. Only one decent plant of this size left now on the drive. Daphniphyllum macropodum Daphniphyllum macropodum 2017 – CHW…

9th May

…too far out for Chelsea. Rhododendron royalii Rhododendron royalii Flowers on the Daphniphyllum macropodum on the drive are showing up much later than on the plants at the top of…

4th March

…Jessel’ Sadly our best and largest Daphniphyllum macropodum is nearly dead. It looked sick last autumn and I suspected honey fungus but when I look now it is a ‘doubler’…