4th March

…Pudding’ Camellia reticulata ‘Fiesta Crane’ Camellia reticulata ‘Fiesta Crane’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ </div Camellia reticulata ‘Lovely Lady’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ in its pomp. Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia ‘Shirraz’ Magnolia…

24th August

…black. Stewartia rostrata Hydrangea paniculata ‘White Lady’ is supposed to turn green! I suppose it may yet. Hydrangea paniculata ‘White Lady’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘White Lady’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’ looks rather…

17th July

…lawn – some with orange flowers. Also known as Birds Foot Trefoil. ‘Eggs and bacon’ (Lotus corniculatus) Nepeta, clover and ‘Eggs and bacon’ with the leaves of Alchemilla showing as…

24th May

…cannot currently put my hand on it. Bacon and Eggs Bacon and Eggs This plant is a cross between Hydrangea serratifolia and Hydrangea peruviana which we hope will climb this…

17th June

…season is ‘over’!Fuchsia ‘Lady Bacon’ which I bought last year in the Isle of Wight is out beside the greenhouse. I rather like it and it looks tough. Fuchsia ‘Lady

23rd May

…Jill also told us that she had arranged for Sir Nicholas Bacon (the RHS President) to select HIS choice as Plant of the Decade on Friday’s programme and that the…

5th July

…left. Clearly a lot of cow shit on the drive but I am told someone else’s escapees. cattle Fuchsia ‘Lady Bacon’ properly out by the tower. Fuchsia ‘Lady Bacon’ Cornus…

27th December

…Salvia leucantha First flower on Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ by the front door. Camellia ‘Lady Clare’ Camellia ‘Noblissima’ beside it has a secondary or tertiary flush of flowers which are slightly…

9th April

…and neat small rounded shrub. Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Daphniphyllum macropodum var. humile Rhododendron ‘Lady Montague Group’ just out. Rhododendron ‘Lady Montague Group’ Wonderful bronze new growth on Photinia glomerata….

RHS Savill Garden Pictures 2018

…x thompsonii) Rhododendron ‘Lady Linlithgow’ Rhododendron ‘Lady Linlithgow’ Rhododendron ‘Lady Linlithgow’ Wonderful peeling park on this young Stewartia sinensis planted in 2008. Useful for my forthcoming stewartia article. Stewartia sinensis…