The highlights of the visit to Tregrehan on Friday.
Seedling from Camellia reticulata ‘Nuccios Ruby’
Edgeworthia chrysantha growing in open woodland
Sarcocca wallichii with huge black berries
Nothofagus dombeyi trunk
Camellia ‘Black Lace’
Dacrycarpus dacrydioides trunk. These are growing as a clump of five trees.
Rhododendron frangipanensis in full flower. New species to me.
Arbutus canariensis with a flower
Podocarpus matudae with huge podocarps
Illicium mexicanum in full flower
Rhododendron prostitum seedlings. Pink at first fading to near white.
Rhododendron rireii – the best form I have ever seen
Camellia trichocarpa full out with its amazing bark
Nothofagus menziesii – trunk
Hedychium unknown species which Tom collected in a limestone crevice in ?Vietnam
Purple new growth on Rhododendron nuttallii in the greenhouse
Illicium simonsii – pinkish in bud opening pale yellow, highly scented.