9th April

…6350 Rhododendron tanastyllum CNT 6350 Rhododendron suoilenhense now fully out and very splendid. Rhododendron suoilenhense Rhododendron suoilenhense A Rhododendron oldhamii just coming out. Rhododendron oldhamii Rhododendron oldhamii Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ now…

19th July

…heavy that they have broken off a side branch from the tree. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii The flower heads are now completely pendulous and…

12th May

…ago. Rhododendron ‘Pushy Purple’ Rhododendron ‘Pushy Purple’ Rhododendron ‘Pushy Purple’ Rhododendron ‘Pushy Purple’ 2019 – CHW Exciting news! Meliosma oldhamii (formerly Meliosma pinnata var. oldhamii) has produced a number of…

22nd May

…take off. Abies firma Abies firma Abies firma Abies firma Abies firma Daphniphyllum oldhamii with flowers which are fairly insignificant amid the yellowish new growth. Daphniphyllum oldhamii Daphniphyllum oldhamii Daphniphyllum…

4th July

…Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii The huge flower heads on Meliosma oldhamii are still not actually out although they are so massive that branches are being bent over. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma…

8th June

…are huge. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Magnolia globosa has appeared after the rain. About half the buds have opened. Magnolia globosa Magnolia globosa Magnolia virginiana ‘Satellite’ is now full out…

2nd August

…as the Caerhays plant actually. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Long hanging trusses of lichen growing from the branches of an elderly yew tree overhanging the walled garden. I have never…

21st March

…microphylla ‘Sun King’ Sophora microphylla ‘Sun King’ Sophora microphylla ‘Sun King’ A young Daphniphyllum oldhamii with reddish new growth. Daphniphyllum oldhamii Daphniphyllum oldhamii Rhododendron ‘Harry Tagg’ excellent on Burns Bank….

15th May

…the Caerhays tree. Meliosma oldhamii Meliosma oldhamii Back at Caerhays Clethra pringlei is out early. This rare species struggles in full sun elsewhere in the garden. Here in decent dappled…

13th May

…is spectacular. Daphniphyllum oldhamii Daphniphyllum oldhamii A pale yellow deciduous azalea perfectly full out at Donkey Show. No name known. deciduous azalea deciduous azalea The first flowering here for 20…