16th October

white Camellia sasanqua is further out. Two days ago nothing. smaller, white Camellia sasanqua smaller, white Camellia sasanqua Fuchsia and white Camellia sasanqua both in flower side by side! Fuchsia…

12th April

white? We will see in a few days. Magnolia (Michelia) laevifolia x M. figo ‘White Caviar’ Rhododendron magnificum on the label but these huge flowers should be pink if it…

16th March

…registered with the RHS or the Magnolia Society international. Magnolia ‘Delia Williams’, Magnolia ‘Burncoose White’ – a form of mollicomata that is almost white growing above the tennis court at…

24th June

…flowers are within the plant and not standing proud to it as is normal. Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ The young Quercus cleistocarpa which produced a few…

6th May

…were still photographing hydrangeas in early January in this diary. I wonder if this has ever been bettered? hydrangea flower heads (white) Betula utilis var jacquemontii ‘Greyswood Ghost’ Betula utilis…

28th April

…Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Magnolia ‘Yakeo’ Camellia ‘Giant White’ still has a few decent flowers in the shade. Camellia ‘Giant White’ Camellia ‘Francis Hanger’, the only true white x williamsii camellia, also…

1st April

…several places. White and pink forms of Rhododendron siderophyllum White and pink forms of Rhododendron siderophyllum Another rhododendron species puzzle. Not on the planting records of course but the closest…

2nd April

…Fun’ A young Betula luminifera ‘White House Farm’ with enormous female catkins forming but not yet ripe. Betula luminifera ‘White House Farm’ Yet another Pinus radiata blows over in the…

13th March

…Magnolia x veitchii Magnolia x veitchii Magnolia ‘Lu Shan’ is a good white with just a hint of pink perhaps at the base but I wonder if this is what…

4th April

…the pheasant pen nearby but a tree has just hit it. white Rhododendron arboreum white Rhododendron arboreum white Rhododendron arboreum white Rhododendron arboreum Betula albosinensis ‘Bowling Green’ in Penvergate has…