25th April

…‘Stellar Acclaim’ Magnolia ‘Stellar Acclaim’ The newly planted Rhododendron ‘Taurus’ has produced stunning flowers. Rhododendron ‘Taurus’ The tall growing form of Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ 1987 planted. Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia…

31st July

…featured in this diary with autumn colour. Gingko biloba Gingko biloba Gingko biloba Gingko biloba ‘Jade Butterflies’ in full sun on a hot bank. Gingko biloba ‘Jade Butterflies’ Gingko biloba…

13th April

…become a tree? Jim Gardiner’s book says it is a medium sized tree. Hilliers say it is ‘small’. Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ 2018 – CHW At the nursery for various…

18th April

…are two forms of M ‘Butterflies’? Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Alixeed’ is not in the normal magnolia reference books but looks like a x loebneri variety as it is…

23rd March

…in Penvergate. Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Scented Gem’ (from Kevin Hughes Plants) first flowering. Magnolia ‘Scented Gem’ Magnolia ‘Scented Gem’ Magnolia ‘Yellow Bird’ just starting. Magnolia ‘Yellow…

27th June

…clearing and new planting here. Another unusual but very attractive leaf formation which is so different from the gingko cultivar last week. Gingko ‘Jade Butterflies’ Gingko ‘Jade Butterflies’ Gingko ‘Jade…

25th October

Butterflies’ Ginkgo ‘Jade Butterflies’ Ginkgo ‘Jade Butterflies’ Liquidamber styraciflua ‘Red Star’ has moved on a bit in colour. The only one of the four to have done so. The lower…

24th August

…the front door for a second time as the cyclamen are out all over and the knapweed feeding butterflies in profusion. butterflies butterflies Hedychium coronarium just out as the next…

20th April

…‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ I photographed Magnolia soulangeana ‘Alba Superba’ with some colour showing in February. Here it is two to two and a half months later just going over as…

30th March

…to pop open. Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Butterflies’ Magnolia ‘Alixeed’ has a pleasant pink tinge as it opens but this quickly fades. I have planted too big a tree too near…