25th May

…have seen before in this blog. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ 2018 – CHW It is amazing what a difference a week away has meant in the garden. The…

1st May

…for the first time but I get side tracked as usual. MAGNOLIA ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ – we have two plants in flower and nice though it is one cannot help…

28th April

…its first flowers out. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Rhododendron ‘Broughtonii’ grown from tissue culture and planted out three years ago are making good clumps and excellent progress. Rhododendron ‘Broughtonii’ Magnolia…

24th April

…and is also a ‘Daybreak’. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Dipteronia sinensis just in leaf with a yellowish/bronzy tone. Dipteronia sinensis 2020 – CHW I started writing these diary commends about COVID-19 as…

5th June

…a few tail end flowers on Magnolia ‘Daybreak’. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ The barn conversions at White Stiles are nearing completion. White Stiles White Stiles White Stiles Crataegus dahurica in flower for…

26th May

…‘Venus’ has now developed a pink tinge. Cornus ‘Venus’ Cornus ‘Venus’ Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ still has a few late flowers (much like ‘Peachy’). Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Acer campbellii var. frangipanense with long…

April 2018 Irish trip (Day 4)

…Magnolia ‘Daybreak’. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ Magnolia x thompsoniana ‘Olmenhof’ was highly recommended by Michael for scent and a lengthy flowering period through the summer. Magnolia x thompsoniana ‘Olmenhof’ Tapiscia sinensis was…

16th November

…into flower before the buds rotted off. Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ A fine and unexpected show from Magnolia ‘Daybreak’. Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ The removal of the leylandii hedge is nearly complete with…

15th April

…‘Royal Splendour’ is a new one to us but clearly in the ‘Peachy’/’Daybreak’ category. Magnolia ‘Royal Splendour’ Magnolia ‘Royal Splendour’ Cestrum ‘Newellii’ full out in flower in the nursery. Cestrum…

16th April

…regions. Rhododendron reticulatum Rhododendron reticulatum Magnolia ‘Sunset Swirl’ is another from the same ‘stable’ or parentage as ‘Daybreak’, ‘Yuchelia’ and yesterday’s new variety in the nursery. These few appear before…