10th March

…action too. Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ An unnamed Camellia reticulata seedling with a large fly warming itself on a petal. unnamed Camellia reticulata The UK Record largest Camellia x williamsii (never…

12th February

…get the mind up to speed on camellias again after so long. Camellia ‘Admiral Spry’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’ with one flower out and huge buds. Camellia reticulata ‘Lasca Beauty’…

24th November

…oaks A new Camellia ‘Sugar Dream’ which looks like a Camellia sasanqua cross and merits further investigation of its parentage. Camellia ‘Sugar Dream’ Camellia ‘Sugar Dream’ Polyspora longicarpa with its…

27th March

…in habit to ‘Mrs 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…

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…

7th March

…dropping them to the ground. Camellia ‘Jurys Yellow’ is especially ghastly in this respect. It grows alongside Camellia ‘Donation’ which is just as guilty. Camellia ‘Jurys Yellow’ The ancient Camellia

10th December

…  Camellia grijsii is just out on a cold overcast day with a northerly wind. No scent discernible today.   Camellia grijsii Camellia grijsii Camellia grijsii The flowers on Schefflera…

5th October

…lepidea 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…

12th March

…for the future I hope. Camellia ‘Primavera’ Camellia ‘Primavera’ Camellia ‘Silver Ruffles’ – some flowers seem to have two centres. An even better double white japonica. Camellia ‘Silver Ruffles’ Camellia