30th October

…only thing which has worked here is what I think is Taxodium distichum ‘Pendens’ although it is billed as a 2006 planted metasequoia. I can find no reference to an…

3rd April

…days. Hassle all day long now. Blown over oak branch METASEQUOIA glypto. took a direct hit ACER opalus The trees blown over in February 2014 gales have been cleared but…

13th May

…might cut for Chelsea. Rhododendron kuisianum and Rhododendron ovatum as well as Azalea ‘Black Hawk’ and Azalea ‘Ledifolia Alba’ are possibles.Although late in the day the new Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Amber…

6th May

…House Coach House Coach House Coach House Coach House Coach House Coach House Coach House A record sized Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’. Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ Malus toringo ‘Scarlett’ was…

8th July

…Model Village which were even worse than the children. Not many RHS members there today! Unusual clipped and pruned conifer combinations: Cryptomeria japonica ‘Sekkansugi’ and Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ Cryptomeria…

18th April

…of the website topical tips videos. Betula albosinensis Betula albosinensis Orange-yellow berries and yellow flowers both on Corokia x virgata. Corokia x virgata Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ contrasting nicely with…

26th April

…bud, opening pale yellow and quickly fading to cream. Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Magnolia ‘Limelight’ Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’ is exquisite as it comes into leaf. What a delicate leaf formation. Metasequoia

17th April

…and yellow work well together here. Ceanothus ‘Trewithen Blue’ Ceanothus ‘Trewithen Blue’ and Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’. Ceanothus ‘Trewithen Blue’ Prunus ‘Gyoiko’ with its greenish-white semi-double flowers streaked green below…

5th June

…Mouilliere’. Hydrangea ‘Madame E. Mouilliere’ Philadelphus coronarius and Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Gold Rush’. Philadelphus coronarius Cornus kousa var. chinensis and Fagus sylvatica ‘Purpurea’. Cornus kousa var. chinensis Crataegus x lavalleei ‘Carrierei’…