14th November

…with plentiful berries. Photinia niitakayamensis The fruits on Cornus capitata are nearly ripe. Cornus capitata They contrast well with the group of Picea glauca ‘Piccolo’ below. Picea glauca ‘Piccolo’ Brilliant

28th April

…new growth in the cash point. Toona sinensis ‘Flamingo’ Euphorbia polychroma looking especially good in the sun. Euphorbia polychroma Euphorbia polychroma Telopea speciosissima ‘Braidwood Brilliant’ flowering away. Telopea speciosissima ‘Braidwood…

13th April

…Mist’ Viburnum plicatum ‘Kilimanjaro’ about to flower. Viburnum plicatum ‘Kilimanjaro’ Viburnum plicatum ‘Kilimanjaro’ Telopea speciosissima now full out. Telopea speciosissima Telopea ‘Braidwood Brilliant’ is not that different. Telopea ‘Braidwood Brilliant’…

8th November

…nice brilliant yellow colours lower down. Pterocarya fraxinifolia Pterocarya fraxinifolia Pterocarya fraxinifolia Pterocarya fraxinifolia The magnolias outside the back yard are turning fast from green to yellowish to brown. Quite…

10th September

…Group One forgets just how attractive the leaf arrangement is on Ginko biloba even before the brilliant autumn yellowing. Just look at how intricately these leaves interrelate and combine together….

18th February

…is most brilliant and Mr Ivey says it has been since Christmas. Moupinense, Sutchuenense, Barbatum, Arboreum hybrids, Erica darleyense are all very nice. 1918 – JCW The following Rhodo’ species…

30th August

…Polyanthes tuberosa was smelling gorgeous. Polyanthes tuberosa Polyanthes tuberosa Cornus canadensis with brilliant red fruits and still the odd flower. Cornus canadensis 2017 – CHW Plenty of seed on Stachyurus…

18th November

…‘Beni-Yutaka’ A very late flowering Hedychium maximum (BSWJ 8261/a). Hedychium maximum Pterocarya fraxinifolia with brilliant yellow colours above Laundry Hill. Pterocarya fraxinifolia You need a huge area to grow Pterocarya…

19th November

…app! Survival of our businesses is now even more reliant on the strength and determination of our senior staff. They were brilliant in L1 and, now, the worm is turning…

13th July

…village. Sedum album Sedum album Hydrangea ‘Zorro’ a brilliant blue lacecap set against its black stems. Hydrangea ‘Zorro’ Hydrangea ‘Zorro’ Hydrangea ‘Hobella’ Hydrangea ‘Hobella’ Hydrangea ‘Hobella’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks Blue’ Hydrangea…