9th April

…‘Beni-Yutaka’ with its first flowers. The first of the Matsumae cherries to be out that I have seen here. Savill plants still two weeks off showing colour. Prunus matsumae ‘Beni-Yutaka’…

18th November

…at the Four-in-Hand. Fagus sylvatica ‘Asplenifolia’ Prunus ‘Gyoiko’ with its autumn colours below the tower. Prunus ‘Gyoiko’ Prunus ‘Beni-Yutaka’ has a much more distinctive red in its autumn colours. Prunus…

28th November

…attached below: Prunus ‘Matsumae-Beni-Yutaka’ Prunus ‘Ukon’ Prunus ‘Shirotae’ Prunus ‘Tai-Haku’ Prunus ‘Horinji’ Prunus ‘Hokusai’ Prunus ‘Gyoiko’ Prunus ‘Ichiyo’ (‘Pink Champagne’) Prunus ‘Matsumae Fuki’ (‘Chocolate Ice’) Crataegus x lavalleei ‘Carrierei’ Acer…