6th April

…However Magnolia pseodokobus ‘Kubishimodoki’, a little higher up the bank, is untouched by the frost. Magnolia pseodokobus ‘Kubishimodoki’ The trench to the café for the waterpipe and three-phase electric supply…

3rd April

…red buds turn dark pink as they open fully and the petals drop down from the opening bud. (The Hillier’s Manual says the flowers are pink but they are not…

2nd April

…and selling Ian’s new magnolia hybrids). Here they are with the huge flowers on the Magnolia campbellii Alba seedling on the main ride. Ian Baldick and Raf Then we stop…

12th September

these figures up, they did. The error started in America, but didn’t end there. In healthcare, the US is very much the dog that wags the tail. The figures they…

12th February

…starting to make the garden ready for the impending visitor season.Prunus x incam ‘Okame’ is full out below the Tower On The Lawn. The other similar plants in the garden…

11th March

…magnolias this year but the wind is in the south west so will be over the top of them and they should get through it.I had forgotten where we had…

24th May

the chairman announced the award. The award winner is overcome with tears and the BBC roll up to capture the moment. We also attend the president’s drinks where there are…

12th May

…ingratitude to the board for the successful sale of the business (but not the stores themselves) to Countrywide which saved the business from certain bankruptcy.The new camellias from France are…

21st April

the snapped base. The attraction at this time of the year is their coppery coloured new growth which stands out beautifully in the sun from afar but looks less impressive…

9th April

…30% pay cut the BBC argument is that of the players themselves who maintain they pay more tax if they get paid more so far better for the NHS etc…