26th April

…really a pink form of M kobus. It only really has a hint of pink in bud and you have to strain your eyes to see the pink in the…

31st March

…years ago with Philip. a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a form of Rhododendron arboreum a…

14th February

…unlike the original up in the garden. Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) Rhododendron ‘BoPeep(pink form) A poor sister seedling to Magnolia ‘Caerhays Splendour’ is out on…

11th March

…good light pink form too which appeared to self sow itself. Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ Chionodoca ‘Pink Giant’ And a few more novelties in the show itself when…

20th June

…in the wind. Cornus walteri A hint of pink on Styrax japonicus ‘Pink Chimes’. Pinkish buds and occasionally one part of the starshaped flowers is pink. Camellia ‘Kitty’ on Burns…

23rd April

…Auklandii Garden which is hardly out as yet. It is the red centre which marks this form out and it will get pinker overall. ‘Caerhays Pinkform The clump on…

24th June

…Maytenus boaria with some branches weeping and drooping as is normal. Maytenus boaria Maytenus boaria Another separate plant of Maytenus boaria has much more erect and upright branches. Maytenus boaria…

14th March

Peep’ is at its absolute best on the main ride (the yellow form) and on the drive (the pink form). This was a JCW hybrid between Rhododendron lutescens and Rhododendron…

8th March

…flower and on such a young plant. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Dusty Pink’ Magnolia ‘Pickard’s Ruby’ x ‘F J Williams’…

13th March

…growth buds. Salix fargesii Salix fargesii Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ has very variable flowers as they open fully. Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ Camellia ‘Pink Icicle’ Magnolia ‘Cecil Nice’ about to open. Magnolia…