11th May

…now evident on Juglans ailanthifolia. The female catkins which we saw a week ago are now dropping having shed their pollen. I was right that the male flower heads are…

2nd May

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2022 – CHW Juglans ailanthifolia with a crop of female catkins well behind the new…

2nd June

…on Juglans ailanthifolia and seed pods are forming quickly. Juglans ailanthifolia The undersides of the new leaves on Salix moupinense are silvery. Salix moupinense Salix moupinense Rhododendron catawbiense (or very…

21st April

…‘Winter Orange’ Juglans cinerea with emerging new growth. Juglans cinerea Acer campestre ‘Elsrick’ with root suckering growth at the base of the tree. This is not shooting from below the…

1st January

…CHW Real frost again on New Year’s Day.Big leafed rhododendrons expressing their displeasure in the normal way. rhododendrons rhododendrons Juglans ailanthifolia stands out in the sun. Amazing growth rate since…

21st October

…have no idea what this tree is just above Charlie Michaels Nursery. I have guessed it as a Juglans species but these are not obvious walnuts. Single seed pods stand…

17th June

…young stock of Juglans mandshurica. Two new low growing compact and very late flowering evergreen azaleas now in the catalogue – Azalea ‘Blue Moon’ and Azalea ‘White Moon’. A fine…