17th September

…into its extremities which looks wonderful in the evening sun. Acer griseum Acer griseum A giant mushroom, larger than Michael’s hand, has appeared on the lawn. Jaimie is rather partial…

7th September

…hill so that you can see the see from the castle. The Cutting The Cutting 2015 – CHW The large circle of giant mushrooms in the middle of the lawn…

25th March

…colour than photographed a month or so ago elsewhere. Magnolia ‘Big Dude’ A giant schefflera which we always forget and I forget the species name! Schefflera delavayi? giant schefflera 2016…

28th April

…Ride tree ferns is nicely out but not on the 1997 onwards planting plans or not as this anyway. Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Camellia ‘Giant White’ still has a few…

30th December

…snap with ice on 3/4 of pond. 1912 – JCW (Handwritten note attached to Garden Book page)H.A.C Algeanas, Spain, ‘Went riding as usual searching all the time in the hills

16th November

…along the roadsides below Two Hills which will one day be a feature avenue. Carpinus betulus Carpinus betulus A few nasty looking red fungi on the lawn which the pheasants…

7th July

…pheasant’s nest 2017 – CHW First flowers out on the shy flowering evergreen Cornus hongkongensis. Cornus hongkongensis Cornus hongkongensis Seed cones appear high up on the Magnolia rostrata – giant

8th July

…Escallonia ‘Iveyi’ – nice to see a Caerhays bred plant in stock here. Named after a gardener called Mr Ivey. A wonderful plant for bees and butterflies. Giant fritillaries and…