26th April

…of the few wins amongst our most tender plants. Podocarpus elongatus ‘Blue Chip’ Podocarpus elongatus ‘Blue Chip’ Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Hattie Carthan’ is just coming out. Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Hattie

27th May

Carthan’ Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Hattie Carthan’ Magnolia ‘Tranquillity’ – only the most tranquil of individuals could begin to get excited about this. A miniature ‘Stellar Acclaim’ A few better known…

27th April

…Yet more ‘yellowish’ magnolias appear in a double garden tour day which exhausts the dogs. MAGNOLIA ‘Solar Flair’ MAGNOLIA ‘Solar Flair’ MAGNOLIA ‘Hattie Carthan’ MAGNOLIA ‘Eva Maria’ Magnolia ‘Hattie Carthan’…

19th April

…today nonetheless. A weak and insipid garden plant. AZALEODENDRON ‘Hardijzer Beauty’ Two forms of Magnolia x brooklynensis coming out early. Usually fine to cut for Chelsea. M. ‘Hattie Carthan’ is…

29th April

…this one growing below Slip Rail was Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Hattie Cartham’ but now believe it is the rather similar Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Evamaria’ when I look it up. We…