24th October

…lancea Lindera umbellata var lancea Lindera umbellata var lancea 2015 – CHW I have always read about the blue berries on Symplocos paniculatus but never actually seen them in the…

28th May

…need to try this again here in the garden here. Metrosideros umbellata Metrosideros umbellata A ‘brutal’ sculpture which I thought looked like a cattle crush for camels! Fortunately Tregothnan’s representative…

3rd October

…a new conservatory plant to us. An odd bud formation and quite an attractive autumn flower? I have never seen this before. Phymosia umbellata Phymosia umbellata Neolitsea sericea flowering away…

10th October

…too. Zanthoxylum armatum Zanthoxylum armatum Wonderful autumn colour again this year on Lindera umbellata. </div Lindera umbellata Lindera umbellata Rhododendron ‘Yellow Hammer’ with its secondary autumn flowers which are nearly…

17th October

…different autumn colour themes from reddish to pinkish to yellow in this species. Lindera umbellata with a stunning show. Lindera umbellata Lindera umbellata Acer takesimense (BSWJ 8500) with a mixture…

26th October

…flower and impressive as well even if also a tender greenhouse plant. Phymosia umbellata Phymosia umbellata Two different coloured forms of Rostrinucula dependens. The pink form is nicer. A dependable…

28th October

…Lindera umbellata. Lindera umbellata Lindera umbellata Deer damage on a stem of Lindera sericea. Lindera sericea Lindera sericea 2020 – CHW Sunshine through a colourful young beech tree. Wind and…

23rd July

…good. Phlox ‘White Admiral’ Trachelospermum jasminoides has covered the fence and is full out. Trachelospermum jasminoides Trachelospermum jasminoides Solanum crispum ‘Glasnevin’ is similar. Solanum crispum ‘Glasnevin’ Rhaphiolepsis umbellata is setting…

1st November

…month ago. Diospyros lotus Fothergilla major strutting its stuff. Fothergilla major A surprise unseasonal flower on Rhaphiolepsis umbellata. Rhaphiolepsis umbellata Grevillea juniperina sulphurea just in flower. Grevillea juniperina sulphurea Itea…

22nd June

…the late flowering Rhododendron auriculatum. Earlier than normal. Rhododendron auriculatum Rosa roxburgii nicely out but most flowers battered by rain. Rosa roxburgii Raphiolepsis umbellata out but battered too. Raphiolepsis umbellata