12th May

…all have to be cut off soon to keep the clump in check. Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda Himalayacalamus falconeri has attractive stem nodes and is making a decent clump. Himalayacalamus…

8th October

…habit. Easily the most shapely and attractive of these six new ones. The canes are used in China as walking sticks. Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda Fargesia robusta is as its…

15th January

…Cedrus libani The bamboos in Kennel Close have not yet been scorched and partially defoliated in the wind. They look rather impressive clumps today. Fargesia robusta Fargesia robusta Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda

21st January

…kennels in Old Park Other things emerged from the talk: 1. Our Chimonobambusa tumidissinoda growing in Kennel Close is, Chen believes, the most invasive species of the lot. Even worse…