21st March

…on Magnolia sieboldii sinensis. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis Magnolia ‘Lili-Diva’ planted in 2011 and performing nicely for the first time. Magnolia ‘Lili-Diva’ Magnolia ‘Lili-Diva’ Acer japonicum in full flower – planted…

12th February

…much for wind blowing the flowers open or do they adapt? The Dutch (bastard) form of Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ is half out on the lawn but very little in the…

5th April

…they will improve with age. Just a hint of ‘tulip’. Magnolia ‘Honey Tulip’ Magnolia ‘Honey Tulip’ Magnolia ‘Spectrum’ rather faded and battered about (Magnolia liliiflora ‘Nigra’ x Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’)….

April 2018 Irish trip (Day 4)

…spot. Magnolia soulangeana ‘Lombardy Rose’ Magnolia soulangeana ‘Lombardy Rose’ Magnolia sprengeri Diva ‘Copeland Court’ with a few decent flowers left. Magnolia sprengeri Diva ‘Copeland Court’ Magnolia sprengeri Diva ‘Copeland Court’…

26th March

…‘Diva’ was, thankfully, having a year off from flowering this year but a couple of solitary buds are about to open and appear undamaged. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’…

9th March

…campbellii above the sales point, which I had not looked at yet this year, is fine too. M. campbellii M. campbellii Buds just breaking on Magnolia sprengeri diva ‘Burncoose’. Magnolia…

15th March

…a good magnolia in Old Park – Magnolia sargentiana var. robusta. Magnolia sargentiana var. robusta Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva Westonbirt’ just coming out. First time proper flowering. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva Westonbirt’…

13th March

…/ social media dreams is still light years away. 2020 – CHW The true Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ looking very fine today. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ The true Magnolia…

10th March

…when some get windblown. Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ var. ‘Burncoose’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ var. ‘Burncoose’ Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’ var. ‘Burncoose’ An old Magnolia campbellii subsp. mollicomata is multi-stemmed and has been…

6th March

…drooping branches of this pure form. Magnolia sprengeri var diva Magnolia sprengeri var diva This magnolia seedling (unnamed) close to the entrance to White Styles field makes a good show…