4th February

…out in the sun after a wet night. A good colour and so far undamaged. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Amazingly after the frost last week Sparmannia africana has flower buds…

25th February

…of Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ The true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ outside the castle and planted in 1955. First of only a few flowers. true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Aurora’ – not as good as…

17th February

…above Orchid House Nursery I discover a smallish Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (top of lawn) which is clearly an original scion from the lawn at Lanarth propagated by Eisenhut in Switzerland. There…

4th April

…M ‘Lanarth’s. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Three Rhododendron arboreum ‘Tony Shilling’ planted in 2007 are looking good today at the end of Bond Street. Presumably collected in the wild by Tony and…

17th March

…robusta x ‘Lanarth’ M. campbellii var. molicomata x ‘Lanarth’ 1991 – FJW Tadpoles out. 1990 – FJW Garden past its best !! Very stricken by storms. Magnolias, Camellias, Rhodo’s, Evergreen…

11th March

…more true to type and later flowering Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling. However scions must have been sent to Eisenhut in Switzerland for propagation since there are very pale upright growing Lanarth

6th March

…colour. original and true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ original and true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ original and true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ 2016 – CHW Off to Forty Acres wood to check the American magnolia collection.I…

10th February

…for a little colour.The first excellent and darker Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling in Old Park is just out. Look at the colour in a fallen petal! Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ seedling Magnolia ‘Lanarth’…

11th February

…most unusual. Out of kilter to put it mildly. Rosemarinus officinalis ‘Prostratus’ Rosemarinus officinalis ‘Prostratus’ Not a single flower bud this year on their big Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ by the back…

14th February

…Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ opposite the Georgian Hall. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ A young Magnolia ‘FJ Williams’ flowers for the first time above Crinodendron Hedge. Sadly the flowers have been blown open…