27th March

…D W Davis’. Perhaps the best new camellia to emerge since the cold and snow. Aptly named too! Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia cuspidata finally full out. Camellia

16th October

a delicate rounded white. Camellia sasanqua ‘Survivor’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Survivor’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Hiryu’. Camellia sasanqua ‘Hiryu’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Versicolor’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Versicolor’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Versicolor’ The full list of what…

31st December

…and slightly scented today. Camellia x williamsii ‘Mary Jobson’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Mary Jobson’ The paler form of Camellia saluenensis is now full out and perfect! Camellia saluenensis Camellia saluenensis…

22nd February

…be Camellia cuspidata may be Camellia cuspidata may be Camellia cuspidata may be Camellia cuspidata may be Camellia cuspidata The first high up flowers on Rhododendron sutchuenense by the Auklandii…

5th October

Camellia yunnanensis Camellia kissii Camellia trichocarpa Camellia poliodonta Camellia ushiensis Camellia costeri Camellia edithae Camellia xylocarpa Camellia handelii There are a good 20 more species to collect cuttings from another…

10th December

…yet) frost or wind damage. Camellia ‘Winton’ Camellia ‘Winton’ Camellia ‘Winton’ Camellia ‘Winton’ We have just replanted the old nursery bed with a set of specie rhododendrons mainly from Millais…

4th March

…Crane’ Camellia reticulata ‘Fiesta Crane’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ </div Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ in its pomp. Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Acacia cultriformis was…

8th November

half in the storms. Camellia sasanqua ‘Variegata’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Variegata’ is very pretty with the pink ends to its petals set against the white variegated foliage. Camellia sasanqua ‘Variegata’ Camellia

20th February

…I photographed four to six weeks ago. Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ There used to be two clumps of these giant snowdrops on…

23rd December

a good show on Camellia oleifera a good eight weeks since it first showed colour. Camellia oleifera Camellia oleifera Grass cutting in Kennel Close in Christmas week. Notionally to allow…