9th November

but perhaps not yet fully ripe. Cotoneaster dammeri ‘Hybridus Pendulus’ Cotoneaster dammeri ‘Hybridus Pendulus’ Cotoneaster dammeri ‘Hybridus Pendulus’ Euonymus europaeus with a good crop of fruits too which have yet…

2nd April

…first came out. Magnolia ‘Rouged Alabaster’ Magnolia ‘Rouged Alabaster’ 2018 – CHW Another filthy wet day to cap off a depressing Easter weekend from a business point of view. The…

29th September

…name. Cotoneaster x watereri ‘Pink Champagne’ Cotoneaster x watereri ‘Pink Champagne’ Cotoneaster x watereri ‘Pink Champagne’ 2018 – CHW More of the same.Illicium philippinense with one remaining flower. I have…

31st January

…discolor Asterotrichion discolor Asterotrichion discolor Asterotrichion discolor Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ looks particularly fine today. Wonderful colour combinations in the leaf. Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ Azara integrifolia ‘Variegata’ Cornus officinalis is full…

7th September

5ft tall with a similar spread. Cotoneaster hualiensis Cotoneaster hualiensis Cotoneaster hualiensis Our small plant of Mallotus japonicus has suddenly produced flower spikes of tiny white flowers with yellow centres….

28th September

we have admired this before. Cotoneaster moupinensis Cotoneaster moupinensis Another final grass cut at Tin Garden ready for the planting of the FJW memorial gardens next spring. The daffodil bulbs…

21st April

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2019 – CHW Easter Sunday at Burncoose and so thoughts turn seriously to Chelsea and…

9th July

…grandiflora Magnolia grandiflora Magnolia grandiflora An elderly Cotoneaster franchettii full out by the tower. Cotoneaster franchettii Cotoneaster franchettii An older plant Rhododendron cumberlandense is still a good show by the…

11th October

…David West. It is faintly apricot in colour now having been yellow earlier. Cotoneaster frigidus ‘Inchmery’ Cotoneaster frigidus ‘Inchmery’ Cotoneaster frigidus ‘Inchmery’ Cercidiphyllum japonicum nearby is turning colour nicely. Before…

16th December

…Dead Echium Cotoneaster horizontalis has a fine show of autumn colour now the berries have gone. Cotoneaster horizontalis Cotoneaster horizontalis Echinops battanicus still has a surviving pale blue flower and…