2nd June

…but out a bit before or alongside the leaves. Pterostyrax psilophyllus Pterostyrax psilophyllus Enkianthus hirtinervus now full out and splendid. The very last of the Enkianthus species to flower. Enkianthus…

A trip to Tregrehan to study Fagacaea

…end of each leaf. Pterostyrax psilophyllus Pterostyrax psilophyllus Quercus pannosa which is another dense evergreen from Yunnan. Quercus pannosa Quercus pannosa Quercus pannosa Quercus pannosa Quercus rehderiana with spines on…

21st May

…japonicus ‘Sohuksan’ Pterostyrax psilophyllus var. leveillei with its trilobed leaves. We used to be allowed to call it triloba. A first flower on this young plant. The one down Bond…

28th September

…first for this variety here and two more buds to open. Magnolia ‘Ossie’s Yellow’ I have sadly missed the flowers on Pterostyrax psilophyllus var. leveillei but here are the dangling…

11th June

…It is probably therefore Embothrium coccineum Lanceolatum Group. Embothrium Pterostyrax psilophyllus var. leveillei has three lobes at the end of each leaf and is suddenly in full flower. It was…

11th May

…coming on nicely.Below is a list of new styracacae varieties which arrived today from Mark Bulk’s nursery in Holland to add to our growing collection. Pterostyrax psilophyllus is particularly rare…

8th October

…Shan Styrax limprichtii 2+F Coll Erhalpk Dalai Yunnan Pterostyrax psilophyllus var leveillei Camellia yunnanesis yunnanense TH452 1920 – JCW Returned from Scotland, a great rhododendron year. Martin’s seedling rhodo’s quite…