7th November

media ‘Buckland’ also full out. Mahonia x media ‘Buckland’ Mahonia x media ‘Buckland’ Mahonia x media ‘Buckland’ The autumn colour on Itea virginica was a stunning red. Itea virginica 2015…

12th February

x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’ Clematis armandii is just starting into flower outside the School Room….

12th April

around with the author of a book on 100 years of the Rothschilds and Exbury to celebrate the Exbury centenary next year. Magnolia x veitchii ‘Isca’ Magnolia x veitchii ‘Isca’…

13th February

include in the collection. Camellia x williamsii ‘Galaxie’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Galaxie’ A bit of annoying storm damage to a 10 year old Saxegothaea conspicua in Kennel Close. Saxegothaea conspicua…

14th April

weeks after we first saw it in this blog. Magnolia ‘Genie’ Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’ is improving having fallen over and needing re-staking. Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’ Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x…

13th May

a more yellow inside. Who would believe that there really is a blue magnolia? Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’ Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’ Magnolia ‘Woodsman’ x ‘Patriot’ Nothing on the planting…

24th March

Leucospermum cordifolium ‘Copper Carnival’ Leucadendron salignum x discolor ‘Sixteen Candles’ also just coming out but already put aside as sold! Leucadendron salignum x discolor ‘Sixteen Candles’ Leucadendron salignum x discolor…

22nd May

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2019 – CHW Mrs Williams and Mrs Clarke hiding (exhausted) in the shade outside the…

20th April

context where it always looks a bit ‘miffy’ except perhaps when in flower. Azaleodendron ‘Hardijzer Beauty’ Azaleodendron ‘Hardijzer Beauty’ Azalea ‘Pink Pancake’ – an evergreen Nakaharae hybrid with large bright…

18th April

ciliicalyx (Rhododendron ciliicalyx) Menziesia ciliicalyx (Rhododendron ciliicalyx) Menziesia ciliicalyx ‘Plum Drops’ Menziesia ciliicalyx ‘Plum Drops’ Menziesia ciliicalyx ‘Plum Drops’ Both are very pretty indeed. The ciliicalyx bit comes into its…