2nd June

sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii 2001 – FJW The rain that had begun in mid September and kept going until May 1st….

13th May

…it! Magnolia ‘Summer Solstice’ This is another record of the last surviving original Magnolia sieboldii sinensis with masses of flowers this year. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia sieboldii

5th June

…the drive and at least one at Burncoose by the Tennis Court. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia sieboldii sinensis There used to be a good group of Magnolia sieboldii sinensis here…

14th May

…others to see if they agree. The old plant still seeds prolifically. Magnolia sieboldii subsp sinensis Magnolia sieboldii subsp sinensis Magnolia sieboldii subsp sinensis The newly planted Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Ruby…

19th May

…Magnolia sieboldii ‘Pride of Norway’ – not much different, as I see it, to M. sieboldii ‘Michiko Renge’ apart from being a week or so later into full flower. I…

4th May

…decent sized flower but nothing exceptional. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishiko Renge’ Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishiko Renge’ Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishiko Renge’ Paulownia elongata is now full out and I have finally found the…

29th May

…place and flowering over four to six weeks between them though. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Colossus’ Magnolia sieboldii ‘Colossus’ Ehretia thyrsiflora grown from seed originally is just coming into leaf. Quite a…

18th May

…in flower. A large erect shrub at 15ft or so. Viburnum sieboldii Viburnum sieboldii A young Azalea wadanum ‘Album’ flowering for the first time here. (This is yet another subspecies…

29th April

…x Magnolia obovata) A young Magnolia sieboldii sinensis flowering (true) for the first time. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishiko Renge’ now full out. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishiko…

27th August

…ripe and showing orange seeds. Some less so but what a sight this tree is today! Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii A few seeds on…