9th June

…individual flowers are perhaps a little larger too but you would be pushed to separately identify the two if you did not know. Clearly this is a clonal variety and…

15th August

…‘Sparks Variety’ Aconitum ‘Sparks Variety’ 2018 – CHW Sorbus wilsoniana with three clusters of berries ripening away on a young plant planted only in 2013. Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Acanthopanax…

16th August

…in Daphne’s garden but with more reality as of today. Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ is splendid in mid-August. Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ Aconitum ‘Spark’s Variety’ The Hydrangea paniculata ‘Limelight’ just coming out…

31st March

…any path. Not bad and odd to see an acuminata variety out this early. Magnolia acuminata ‘Sunray’ At last, and for the first time here, Magnolia ernestii (formerly Michelia wilsonii…

1st May

…A clump of three plants above the greenhouse. Very good! Enkianthus campanulatus variety called ‘Showy Lantern’ Enkianthus campanulatus variety called ‘Showy Lantern’ A daffodil clump still out on the day…

8th July

…dreadful roads. The climbing Rosa ‘The Garland’ was especially good. A very old variety but it ought to be more widely grown. Rosa ‘The Garland’ Rosa ‘The Garland’ I think…

9th March

…this variety, which grows as a mature tree on the drive (and flowers later in the season), is not that ‘red’ close up either. The tree at Burncoose by the…

14th April

…x Magnolia ‘Patriot’ Magnolia x brooklynensis ‘Woodsman’ x Magnolia ‘Patriot’ Magnolia ‘Sunsation’ just out too at the very top. This is a x brooklynensis hybrid or variety too. Magnolia ‘Sunsation’…

30th March

…of 120 to 150 care articles for every genus or species/variety of plant which Burncoose Nurseries offers. In all I have written around 520 of these already over the last…

1st July

…rubbish dump. Azalea ‘June Fire’ 2019 – CHW The standard, variety and overall excellence of the vast exhibitors’ marquee at Hampton Court is amazing. Far less hassle, pomposity and bossiness…