29th May

…we have occasionally had a few in the nursery. Ehretia thyrsiflora Ehretia thyrsiflora Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Pendulum’ is well away now. What a superb architectural trailing plant. We once had a…

15th September

…Ehretia thyrsiflora Ehretia thyrsiflora Ehretia thyrsiflora This looks like another Xanthoxylum species but the plan needs updating. Horrid prickles but amazingly intricate leaves. Xanthoxylum species Xanthoxylum species Xanthoxylum species Quercus…

21st August

…in the spring but all the reference books are silent. Ehretia thyrsiflora Ehretia thyrsiflora Mespilus germanica (planted 2011) with the odd late flower and a good crop of ripening fruit…

11th May

…the Mediterranean plant area. Wachendorfia thyrsiflora Wachendorfia thyrsiflora Euphorbia triangularis – I get the ‘triangular’ bit but it looks like a cactus. I have strayed into the US bit! Euphorbia…

20th July

…has good secondary new growth. Erethia thyrsiflora Erethia thyrsiflora Catalpa sechuanensis also with dark secondary new growth. Catalpa sechuanensis Seed heads forming on Paulownia kawakamii. Paulownia kawakamii Sorbus gongashica with…