23rd February

…hybrids but perhaps not the true species. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Rhododendron zeylanicum (arboreum ssp zeylanicum) is the best thing in the Tregrehan garden today. In the teeth…

17th November

…Michaels Nursery. One of several in this area. On the younger new growth the flowers hang down and the centres are not readily visible. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Odd out…

8th November

…never be a decent shape. Magnolia ‘Yellow Lantern’ Camellia oleifera is now full out. A 25ft tall tree. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera The long racemes of seeds on…

15th November

…with a good trim and the team have just started a clean-up in this area. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera 2016 – CHW Still plenty of flowers coming on…

23rd December

…a good show on Camellia oleifera a good eight weeks since it first showed colour. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Grass cutting in Kennel Close in Christmas week. Notionally to allow…

1st November

…the garden. A much underrated species which is perfectly hardy with us. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera 2016 – CHW Below the tower today with lots to see.Metasequoia glyptostroboides…

25th July

…– not that different but a compact New Zealand introduction. Might make a nice unusual compact slow growing hedge. Olearia x oleifera ‘Waikariensis’ Olearia x oleifera ‘Waikariensis’ Olearia x oleifera

29th November

…yet. White argymanthemum 1996 – FJW Very similar to 1986 – but Oleifera full out – one half open bud on November Pink. Very wet November. 1986 – FJW Picked…

10th December

…totally unknown previously to me, is what I assume from its location must be a self sown seedling of Camellia oleifera. Small flowers but very lovely really and absolutely full…

18th October

…Acanthopanax aff. sessiliflorus Acanthopanax aff. sessiliflorus Photinia niitakayamensis with pinkish-red fruits. Photinia niitakayamensis First flowers on Camellia oleifera. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera 2018 – CHW Cornus capitata with the largest…