27th June

Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ The seed heads are forming on Symplocus paniculata. These will turn blue in September. I missed the flowers…

1st July

…‘done our bit’ for at least a decade. 2018 – CHW Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Clouds’ has had the odd flower out for months but it is now putting on a…

29th August

…month. Eucryphia lucida Eucryphia lucida Schinus polygamus must be the dullest plant ever. Here it is 10-12ft high with no notable features! Schinus polygamus A sucker from Sassafras albidum beside…

2nd August

…hybrids. Prophortum nearly over. Big wall Magnolias about at best – a few cyclamen. Hydrangeas very dried up. A few of the late Auriculatum pink hybrids still out. Eucryphia pinnatifolia…

28th June

…Earlier than other eucryphias and a long flowering season. Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ A new Styrax japonica to replace the two elderly specimens that have died…

7th October

…cherries Delivery of masumae cherries 2015 – CHWThe eucryphias are all very late this year and Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ still looks good. A very upright and erect habit. The…

11th October

…photographed ages ago. Eucryphia lucida Eucryphia lucida 1930 – JCW Lapagerias and cyclamen are good. Neriiflorums quite nice. Several new rhodo’s to flower, also Sargentii and Denudata seedling. 1928 –…

23rd August

…Olearia solandri Olearia solandri Eucryphia cordifolia with virtually no flowers this year but plenty of good new growth. Eucryphia cordifolia Eucryphia cordifolia 2018 – CHW A nursery visit to take…

14th December

…to dark green while the centres of the leaves are red and yellow. Eucryphia glutinosa Eucryphia glutinosa 2017 – CHW Correas in full flower for Christmas. What great plants these…

14th August

…Again trial and error. aerial root experiments aerial root experiments A decent Eucryphia ‘Nymansay’ at last! Eucryphia ‘Nymansay’ Prunus pilosiuscula is plastered in fruits which are red then black. Asia…