1st April

…P.M.W died. 1970 – FJW Snow – enough to whiten the ground – taking down Diva, Diva seedling in O.P, white Robusta, dark red Pieris and Charles Michael. 1960 –…

7th April

…– 4th with Prunus serrulate ‘Shipotae’, Stachyurus chinensis, Pieris ‘Charles Michael’ and Osmanthus delavayi Class 9 – 2nd with R. praestans and a 4th with macabeanum. Class 13 – 1st…

31st August

…just finishing flowering and the ground is carpeted with greenish white balls resembling those of a pieris. I always seem to miss it when full out usually after walking under…

27th February

…and a lot of others. Auklandii x Blood Red showing colour. We have been marketing Pieris 2 weeks and are beginning corylopsis tomorrow. Camellia reticulata species at their best especially…

16th September

…of the tree. We have seen this tree set seed lower down but it has proved easy from cuttings. The flowers are pieris like and normally much better than they…