18th November

…The top part of the tree is more purple than red but the odd remaining lower leaves are red. Marvellous in the sun today. Liquidamber styraciflua ‘Red Sentinel’ Liquidamber styraciflua…

22nd October

…Quite a sight today in the pale sunlight. Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Red Star’ Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Red Star’ Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Red Star’ Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Red Star’ Deutzia calycosa ‘Dali’ with late flowers….

28th July

…growing. About 10-12ft tall here and free standing in shelter. Abutilon ‘Red Bells’ Abutilon ‘Red Bells’ Abutilon ‘Red Bells’ 2015 – CHW Went in search of an elusive late/last July…

27th July

…probably enough. Helenium ‘Red Army’ Helenium ‘Red Army’ Red Admiral butterflies on buddleia flowers but the little buggers kept shutting their wings. Red Admiral butterflies Red Admiral butterflies One always…

20th February

…Blood Red arboreum. Blood Red arboreum Blood Red arboreum A Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ sister seedling (and not as good) showing up in the mist outside the front gates. Magnolia ‘Caerhays…

15th November

…its best but far less red than last year. The other varieties have hardly turned colour yet. This was the first to perform last year too. Liquidamber styraciflua ‘Red Star’…

13th July

…but the hairs on the leaf petioles would suggest that it too is a Rhododendron auriculatum hybrid. Well worth propagating and preserving. late flowering red rhododendron late flowering red rhododendron…

8th October

…sold out very quickly last spring before I managed to photograph them properly. Astelia nervosa ‘Red Shadow’ Astelia nervosa ‘Red Shadow’ 2018 – CHW The first berries on a young…

27th February

…greenhouse. Only time for the Rookery and the start of Old Park today. Four to five days will be needed this year as there are literally hundreds of plants to…

11th September

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2019 – CHW Acer campestre ‘Red Shine’ still with red secondary new growth. This is…