29th October

…us by Trevor Green in 2003. Sorbus forrestii Sorbus forrestii A Mahonia lomariifolia which I had forgotten about near the Top Lodge. Mahonia lomariifolia Another unidentified Sorbus near the Top…

10th August

…a field day as usual. Tilia kiusiana Tilia kiusiana Sorbus japonica with plenty of brown speckled fruits which will shortly turn red. Planted in 2010. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus

12th June

…to Sorbus sargentiana. Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Crataegus schraderiana is just coming out too. Again pink anthers! This species is from Greece and the Ukraine with…

22nd November

…the leaf is still on the tree. A yellowish-white hue here outside and quite unlike the plant in the nursery photographed yesterday. Stachyurus praecox Stachyurus praecox Sorbus folgneri ‘Emiel’ still…

2nd September

…torminalis already showing autumn tints. Sorbus torminalis Sorbus torminalis Two plants of Phellodendron amurense are developing into rounded trees with interesting bark. Sadly I planted them too close together but…

4th November

…drive. Need to check. multi-stemmed sorbus multi-stemmed sorbus multi-stemmed sorbus multi-stemmed sorbus Nearby Liquidamber styraciflua ‘Worplesdon’ is turning purple at the top with odd yellow leaves at the bottom. The…

21st December

good late show of berries in Kennel Close. Very fine today. Sorbus hupehensis Sorbus hupehensis Sorbus hupehensis As was the needle colour on the dwarf growing Pinus mugo ‘Zundert’. Very…

14th November

…pruning has been to encourage new basal shoots which we will need to remove to send the sap back up to the crown of the tree. Sorbus ullungdoensis Sorbus ullungdoensis…

29th August

…reinvigorate the main stem. Sorbus thompsonii Sorbus thompsonii Sorbus thompsonii 1990 – FJW Roads running after a good shower.   1987 – FJW Harvest finished – summer good for garden,…

9th September

…Karol & Asia have got on the wrong tree. This is not Sorbus caloneura which has brown fruits rather than the red ones featured here. Sorbus commixta aff. var. sachalinensis…