12th May

…blend and mix paint to create the colour and feel to go with the central fountain. Quite a pair of artists! Gerry and Louisa Gerry and Louisa Goodness we are…

10th April

…colours. Here we have: Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordan’ and Acer palmatum ‘Moonrise’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordan’ and Acer palmatum ‘Moonrise’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordan’ and Acer palmatum ‘Kamagata’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordan’ and Acer…

24th May

…I 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…

23rd February

…detail. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ (New Zealand form) Magnolia campbellii subsp. mollicomata ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia campbellii subsp. mollicomata ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia campbellii subsp. mollicomata ‘Lanarth’ Arthur rang and mentioned…

18th May

…of the stand centre of the stand The electrics for the fountain conk out again. If we fill the water feature completely top and bottom and the electric conks we…

21st January

…around and enjoying the septic tank. Lovely culms and a good windbreak if you have the room and plenty of space. Hardy beyond belief – even if you burn it…

11th March

…a good botanical muddle amongst the new lindera species found fairly recently mainly in China and introduced to the UK via the USA and Crug Farm. An interesting and appealing…

3rd July

…rented ground from Land’s End to Port Eliot. Southern England Farms Southern England Farms Courgettes are the main crop today for Tesco and Sainsbury’s but also broccoli, cauliflower and greens….

12th February

…C C Eley and J G Millais. We are now the RHS Rhododendron, Camellia and Magnolia Group (RCMG) and Rupert Eley (treasurer), David Millais (chairman) and I (committee member) are…

11th December

…the overall themes of the planting plan and especially to give colour and interest right through the year. A combination of colour, fruiting trees and shrubs and new plants for…