14th March

stellata ‘Chrysanthenumiflora’ Magnolia stellata ‘Chrysanthenumiflora’ Magnolia stellata ‘Chrysanthenumiflora’ Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ was planted in 1991 and is now about 15ft tall with a similar or wider width. An impressive…

4th April

…The earliest M stellata on the lawn was planted in 1895. Magnolia stellata ‘Rose King’ Back to Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ without the rain on the lens and a hint of…

16th March

…‘Centennial’ which I missed the other day on the stellata hunt. Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ I thought the wind had blown the leaf open on this Fagus asplenifolia…

14th April

…the buds it is long gone now. Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ Magnolia stellata ‘Centennial’ First flowers on Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ at the Four in Hand. Rhododendron…

5th April

…‘JC Williams’ Magnolia stellata ‘Rosea’ (‘Jane Platt’) at various stages of bud and flower. The pink quickly fades but is left in stripes on the tepals. Magnolia stellata ‘Rosea’ Magnolia…

8th March

…sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sargentiana ‘Blood Moon’ Magnolia sinostellata with first flower. The Chinese form of Magnolia stellata which seems to be smaller with possibly more…

1st May

…I remember ever seeing in flower before. It would make a good new plant for the catalogue. Prunus pendula ‘Stellata’ Prunus pendula ‘Stellata’ Prunus pendula ‘Stellata’ Azalea ‘Caerhays Lavender’ full…

4th October

…leaves but another ‘new’ oak to me. Quercus stellata Quercus stellata 2015 – CHW Camellia reticulata ‘Mary Williams’ has a few large seed pods which we must remember to collect…

30th March

…Magnolia x proctoriana Magnolia x proctoriana Magnolia x proctoriana Magnolia x proctoriana Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ has been damaged by wind. I wonder why stellata forms flower so much later…

15th November

…as yet. Likewise the Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ next door. Strange for mid November anywhere else apart from Cornwall I suppose. Magnolia stellata Magnolia stellata We have looked at this clump…