9th August

…to Bramble Field. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Secondary flowers on Rhododendron ‘Blue Tit’. Rhododendron ‘Blue Tit’ Eucryphia milliganii already over and the…

12th August

…was a purchase from Mark Bulk. A decent large flower but much the same as ‘Nymansay’ I would suggest. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘George Graham’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘George Graham’ Eucryphia

17th July

…Burncoose in as many years. Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum new growth takes quite some beating. Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum Rhododendron pseudochrysanthum 1975…

4th August

…milliganii full out at 15ft or so tall. Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia milliganii 2018 – CHW Stewartia serrata has enjoyed the drought. Its new growth has hairs on the stems and…

24th August

Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ A tail end flower on Catalpa x erubescens ‘Purpurea’ with secondary purple new growth appearing as well. Catalpa…

2nd October

…from the base while the plant featured here was grown at Burncoose and planted about 1995. Eucryphia moorei Eucryphia moorei Eucryphia moorei 1914 – JCW Cassia, lapageria, cyclamen, hydrangeas are…

24th July

…is getting going. Hydrangea paniculata ‘Polar Bear’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘Polar Bear’ Very first (and earlier than usual) flowers on Eucryphia ‘Nymansay’. Eucryphia ‘Nymansay’ A good show on Catalpa bignonoides. Catalpa…

7th August

…by the pond there is an even rarer double flowered form which would be the one to propagate. Eucryphia glutinosa Eucryphia glutinosa Eucryphia glutinosa 36 acres of the winter corn…

April 2024 Ireland Trip (Day 4)

…I had never previously heard of. We had hoped to see the equally rare Eucryphia wilkei at Castlewellan but forgot to ask. Eucryphia jinksii Eucryphia jinksii Eucryphia jinksii A (?)…

25th August

…Honey fungus I expect. Eucryphia lucida ‘Pink Cloud’ The largest Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ is nearly over. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ A very late flowering and much paler form of…