1st May

…all directions. Show Tunnel May 2017 Show Tunnel May 2017 Show Tunnel May 2017 Show Tunnel May 2017 Show Tunnel May 2017 A beschorneria has a huge flowering spike which…

20th May

…20th May Chelsea stand 20th May Chelsea stand 20th May Chelsea stand 20th May Chelsea stand 20th May Chelsea stand Karol starts to take close ups of the key plants…

13th May

…Rhododendron ‘Nancor’ Rhododendron ‘May Day’, bred by my grandfather, A M Williams, is sadly far too far out for Chelsea. Yet another! Rhododendron ‘May Day’ Rhododendron ‘May Day’ Rhododendron ‘May

8th May

…injury from February – May. Recurvas at their best. 1915 – JCW No May. Auklandii fair, daffs over, Orbiculare ½ open and so Baylei, a bad rhodo’ year from the…

27th May

…indica Fallen leaves under Quercus acuta and fallen rhodo flowers as well. Quercus acuta Maytenus boaria with its drooping branches. Maytenus boaria Meliosma veitchiorum in full flower. Meliosma veitchiorum Meliosma…

17th May

…‘Silberwolke’? Rhododendron ‘Silberwolke’? Rhododendron ‘Hachmann’s Polaris’ Rhododendron ‘Hachmann’s Polaris’ My rhododendron naming may be a bit inaccurate but these were taken during a wedding! 2021 – CHW A welcome sight….

12th May

…Caerhays. My great aunt, Mary Williams, moved to Trewidden following the death of her husband, Rt Hon Charles Williams, in 1955. Elizabeth Bolitho worked at Caerhays for Mary and met…

2nd May

…covered in flower. Rhododendron wallichii Only one flower this year on Rhododendron smirnowii. Interesting new shoots. Rhododendron smirnowii Rhododendron smirnowii My grandfather’s Rhododendron ‘May Day’ covered in flower. Rhododendron ‘May

29th May

…in this little glade. may be Rhododendron ‘Purity’ may be Rhododendron ‘Purity’ I do not know the name of this rather delicate white-blotched yellow deciduous azalea. This clump is only…

26th May

…home grown Styrax hookeri which has been here since the 1920s. Styrax hookeri yunnanensis new species of Maytenus – Maytenus magellanica arrived from Burncoose last week. Maytenus magellanica Parastyrax sp….