25th February

…one place. Superb today. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia ‘Anne Leitner’ (‘Black Tulip’ x Magnolia ‘J C Williams’) – just coming out….

5th February

…into words? Magnoloa campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnoloa campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ A poorish and rather pale Lanarth seedling is full out towards Rookery Gate. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Rhododendron ‘Bo Peep’ (Caerhays hybrid…

2nd January

…reasonable frost. These pictures show the situation at its various stages. Magnolia ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia ‘Darjeeling’ This poor Rhododendron sinogrande is about to die. In full sun…

4th March

…‘Philip Tregunna’ Magnolia ‘Philip Tregunna’ Magnolia ‘Philip Tregunna’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ – just going over. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ The new planting…

7th March

…in strong wind. Exquisite colour which has faded a bit since yesterday. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ The first colour on the buds of Magnolia ‘J…

19th March

…Mukdenia rossii ‘Karasuba’ just into flower which I had not seen before. Mukdenia rossii ‘Karasuba’ A magnificent Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ at the garden entrance from the nursery. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’…

16th February

…we do have one!). Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ 2018 – CHW (some photos to follow) More record tree labels going out today with Karol.Prunus x…

29th February

…Magnolia campbelli ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbelli ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbelli ‘Darjeeling’ First two flowers on Camellia reticulata ‘Dream Castle’ on the Main Ride. Camellia reticulata ‘Dream Castle’ Narcissus ‘California’ – a Lanarth…

21st February

…darker than shown in last year’s blog. Magnolia mollicomata ‘Werrington’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ is always early but, again, an especially good colour this year. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’…

27th February

…good colour this year. This is the younger of our two plants above the Magnolia veitchii. Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ Magnolia campbellii ‘Darjeeling’ The 1911 Magnolia campbellii stands out impressively amid…