5th March

…shape for a smaller garden. Magnolia ‘Pickards Stardust’ Magnolia ‘Ruth’ is tremendous above Hovel Cart Road despite the cold wind. Is ‘Ruth’ that much different from ‘Aurora’ I wonder? Both…

27th March

…NZ Form Selection of individual blooms MAGNOLIA ‘Darjeeling’ MAGNOLIA ‘Shirazz’ MAGNOLIA ‘Caerhays Surprise’ MAGNOLIA ‘Caerhays Surprise’ MAGNOLIA ‘Ruth’, ‘Philip Tregunna’ & ‘Lanarth’ 1987 – FJW Another very bad gale –…

31st March

…delightful rounded shape and a good colour. Small growing by the look of it with soulangeana in its breeding. Magnolia ‘Ruth’ alongside Magnolia ‘Darjeeling’ and Magnolia ‘J C Williams’ –…