15th September

orange new shoots are going from red to orange as they will be soon. Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ was…

12th June

…‘Orange Dream’ has bleached to yellow in full sun. Planted in 2008 and very attractive indeed today. Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ 2017 – CHW Jaimie and…

4th November

…azalea Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ is now exhibiting its orange twigs even more clearly than a fortnight ago. A fine plant now. Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’…

4th August

…Note the suckers from below the graft which need removing and the careful pruning which has encouraged dense new growth. Citrus orange Citrus orange Citrus orange Blue seed panicles on…

28th June

…in flower unlike most years when the flower is sparse and spread over several weeks. orange ? Nakahari azalea orange ? Nakahari azalea Hydrangea longipipes is looking first rate. Somewhere…

1st May

…out, but not later, the flowers are very similar. The reference books do not seem to know Daybreak’s parentage. TILIA cordata‘Winter Orange’ TILIA cordata‘Winter Orange’ Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ is…

2nd November

superb now denuded of all its leaves. Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ Tilia cordata ‘Winter Orange’ The fruits on Photinia macrophylla are now ripe and red. Photinia macrophylla Schefflera macrophylla has…

18th July

…Seagrove House A rather special double orange hemerocallis. The owner no idea of its name. double orange hemerocallis double orange hemerocallis Then on to Busy Bee Garden Centre which was…

11th June

…shiranus Styrax shiranus Tail end flowers on Rhododendron ‘Tortoiseshell Orange’ above the greenhouse. Rhododendron ‘Tortoiseshell Orange’ Rhododendron ‘Tortoiseshell Orange’ Lithocarpus lepidocarpus has very typical lithocarpus new growth but is still…

8th April

…One for the acer care article. Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ similarly effective for the care article. Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Prunus…