1st June

…mentioned in the RHS encyclopaedia or in Hillier’s. Here is a ‘non-native’ plant which Defra might actually be right to destroy! Toxiodendron radicans Toxiodendron radicans Toxiodendron radicans Toxiodendron radicans Production…

26th May

…many evergreen azaleas seem to do this. Azalea ‘Greenway’ Azalea ‘Purple Triumph’ in the Rockery. Azalea ‘Purple Triumph’ Rhododendron radicans with only a few flowers. Rhododendron radicans This Daphne bholua…

23rd August

…wall being installed shortly may well destroy this gorgeous plant which I planted 25 years ago. Campsis radicans Campsis radicans 2016 – CHW Two very different forms of Hydrangea sargentiana….

30th April

…be variable in colour. Rhododendron radicans Rhododendron radicans Rhododendron ‘Graffito’ is a new introduction to the website. A tough old hybrid by the look of it but still only one…

7th June

…a bit in the Rockery. Rhododendron aperantum Rhododendron radicans which I am delighted to find still alive and flowering. An easy one for Asia to propagate soon now. Rhododendron radicans

20th November

Radicans, Lutescens, Keysii, Intricatum, Burmanicum, Racemosum, Saluenensis, Parviflorum, Sanguineum. Lapagerias and Camellia sasanqua are nice. 1928 – JCW Two good Magnolia delavayi blooms are open. Some white Maddeni by brown…

10th September

…not look too dry. 1916 – JCW The following rhodo’s are in flower – R flavidum, R hippophaeoides, R scintillans, R racemosum, R radicans, R fastigatum, and bits of flower…