1st September

…drooping branches and contrasting new growth to the old leaves. No fruits yet. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus thompsonii (also Crug and a 2010 planting) is very erect in habit…

25th September

Sorbus ‘Golden Wonder’ is the largest of the three but has no fruits at all this year. Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Sorbus ‘Pearly King’ Another Magnolia ‘March-till-Frost’ full…

2nd September

…normally, these would be all mauve. Magnolia soulangeas Magnolia soulangeas Sorbus torminalis already showing autumn tints. Sorbus torminalis Sorbus torminalis Two plants of Phellodendron amurense are developing into rounded trees…

10th January

…ever found squishy and ripe green fruits to collect on our Sorbus eleonorae. Quite a find and all collected for Asia to try to propagate the seeds. Sorbus eleonorae Sorbus

2nd August

…at the base of this sorbus again dealt with. sorbus Broussonetia papyrifera again with plenty of seed balls. Broussonetia papyrifera Eucryphia moorei is over totally unnoticed but lots of seedpods…

12th June

…Close are both doing well. Supposedly seven pairs of leaflets on each leaf as you can nearly see. Similar to Sorbus sargentiana. Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana Sorbus wilsoniana…

15th January

…fruits with odd spotting. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus hupehensis likewise. Sorbus hupehensis Salix fargesii. Last year’s new growth is red, two year old growth has green bark…

14th May

…‘Seattle Trident’. Sorbus alnifolia nicely covered in flower. Sorbus japonica just coming out. A real show to come. x Sorbopyrus auricularis (Pyrus communis x Sorbus aria) flowering here for the…

10th August

…speckled fruits which will shortly turn red. Planted in 2010. Sorbus japonica Sorbus japonica Sorbus alnifolia with fruit clusters that are still very green. Sorbus alnifolia Sorbus alnifolia Tilia maximowicziana…

29th October

…– CHW Sorbus forrestii by the Top Lodge. This plant was given to us by Trevor Green in 2003. Sorbus forrestii Sorbus forrestii A Mahonia lomariifolia which I had forgotten…