24th April

…rushing! Prunus serrula Prunus serrula A 30 year old clump of Picea omorika. Picea omorika The summer house surrounded by young Japanese acers. The Summer House Picea breweriana doing well….

29th August

…bark yet on the main stem but the newer branches are peeling nicely. Prunus serrula ‘Thibetica’ Prunus serrula ‘Thibetica’ Acer campbellii ‘Frangipanense’ has secondary new growth and, despite die back…

10th September

…Nyssa sinensis Some newly peeled bark on Prunus serrula tibetica glows red in the sun. Wonderful! Prunus serrula tibetica Unusual shaped seed pods not yet quite ripe on Magnolia kobus…