17th January

…one year on from planting in a border is full out. Daphne bholua ‘Limpsfield’ Daphne bholua ‘Limpsfield’ Daphne bholua ‘Limpsfield’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Mary Jobson’ now full out by the…

6th February

…tall is Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ 2020 – CHW First Burncoose budget meeting reveals excellent results for the nursery for the first…

19th May

…gemmata Daphne gemmata used to grow here in full shade by the playhouse or perhaps it was Daphne pontica? Nice but not exactly a woodland plant for Caerhays. It was…

5th February

…ever grown the South African Veltheimia capensis. Veltheimia capensis Veltheimia capensis Daphne ‘White Queen’ nicely out. Daphne ‘White Queen’ Daphne ‘White Queen’ A fine plant of Camellia ‘Dr Burnside’ in…

20th January

…from the unnamed x williamsii clump above the greenhouse. unnamed x williamsii 2019 – CHW First flowers on Daphne bholua ‘Ghost’. Daphne bholua ‘Ghost’ Daphne bholua ‘Ghost’ For comparison the…

15th January

…scent from the Daphne bholua alba is overpowering today above the greenhouse. The plant is now full out and breathtaking! Daphne bholua alba Daphne bholua alba Daphne bholua alba Daphne

25th January

…being in its dotage. Daphne bholua Daphne bholua Daphne bholua ‘Gurkha’ Daphne bholua ‘Gurkha’ Evening sunlight. The weather has gone mild after an unusual frozen night of -4°C. Evening sunlight…

16th January

…be pure white flowers soon. Camellia ‘Adelina Patti’ A young plant of Daphne bholua ‘Limpsfield’ flowering here for the first time and, of course, smelling gorgeous. Daphne bholua ‘Limpsfield’ Daphne

27th February

…paler and more floriferous form in the garden too. Camellia granthamiana Daphne ‘Perfume Princess’ now full out in one of the greenhouses. Daphne ‘Perfume Princess’ Daphne ‘Perfume Princess’ Daphne ‘Perfume…

17th February

…root suckers appearing. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ and Jasminum nudiflorum. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ and Jasminum   Kerria japonica ‘Pleniflora’   Kerria japonica ‘Pleniflora’ Kerria japonica…