16th April

…quite late. Camellia reticulata ‘Lila Naff’ Camellia reticulata ‘Lila Naff’ First flowers out on Rhododendron ‘Michael’s Pride’ below Donkey Shoe. Rhododendron ‘Michael’s Pride’ Rhododendron ‘Michael’s Pride’ Magnolia ‘Mighty Mouse’ flowering…

26th April

…very nearly ‘Charles Michael’ which had died out on us but still hangs in there at Burncoose. Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ x Rhododendron ‘Charles Michael’ Rhododendron ‘Elizabeth’ x Rhododendron ‘Charles Michael’ Then…

30th June

…for a medlar tree planting ceremony on the bank opposite the front door. The master and clerk wear their ceremonial chains of office and past masters have special ties. We…

5th June

…from Trehanes Nursery decades ago and they reside, as untrue to name as it is possible to be, by Charlie Michael’s Nursery. Aesculus x mutabilis ‘Induta’ Aesculus x mutabilis ‘Induta’…

3rd March

…plenty of intact flowers though. Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ Magnolia ‘Bishop Michael’ just coming out properly. What a colour! Magnolia ‘Bishop Michael’ Magnolia ‘Bishop Michael’ The original Magnolia…

9th January

…williamsii ‘Beatrice Michael’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Beatrice Michael’ Camellia ‘Takanini’ (seen two to three weeks ago) is now full out in Kennel Close. Camellia ‘Takanini’ 2016 – CHW I had…

3rd July

…Graham Webb Sent: 05 May 2020 12:19 To: Caerhays Enquiries Subject: Tom Michael photos Good morning, The article in the Daily Telegraph (4 May( about Charles Williams and Caerhays has…

12th April

…japonica Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ with different coloured flowers (as usual) on the same large plant. Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ Camellia ‘Extravaganza’ First flowers out on Rhododendron ‘Michael’s Pride’. Rhododendron ‘Michael’s Pride’…

1st April

…to live and work amid them). Jaimie, Michael and the team are off to stage our exhibits in the Cornwall Garden Society Spring Show at Boconnoc. One van breaks down…

24th March

…cylindrica ‘Bjuv’ Magnolia cylindrica ‘Bjuv’ Magnolia ‘Bishop Michael’ with a few low down and perfectly coloured flowers. Magnolia ‘Bishop Michael’ Magnolia ‘Albatross’ now full out. Magnolia ‘Albatross’ Magnolia ‘Albatross’ First…