28th July

…Playhouse. wisteria wisteria A very dark self-sown dierama below the wisteria. dierama And next to it the first flowers on Crinum powellii. Crinum powellii 2018 – CHW Following the visit…

15th June

…The other side misses the sun and only needed a touch up. front gates White wisteria in a yew tree in the Rookery as seen from the lawn. White wisteria

30th April

Wisteria Wisteria Wisteria Surprising how many camellias still have decent flowers on the last day of April: ‘Nuccio’s Jewel’ ‘Nuccio’s Jewel’ ‘Primavera’ ‘Primavera’ ‘Matterhorn’ ‘Matterhorn’ ‘Ruby Wedding’ ‘Ruby Wedding’ ‘Drama…

1st April

…day? Quercus salicina Quercus salicina An extraordinary wisteria growing up into a plane tree although its roots and trunk are yards away. Presumably, the wisteria once grew up a nearby…

23rd June

wisteria frame. Wisteria venusta Wisteria venusta This will be the site of the new Harrod herbaceous garden to highlight and photograph the use of their plant supports. Quite a bit…

3rd May

…one. Most of these varieties are completely new to me and Caerhays but several look fantastic. The wisteria by the Playhouse now full out with no leaves as yet. wisteria

27th July

…yesterday at Tregrehan. Callicarpa formosana Plenty of secondary flowers on the old wisteria by the playhouse. Many more and a much better colour than last year. wisteria wisteria 2019 –…

17th August

…to find Wisteria ‘Black Dragon’ still has a single flower on it above the gents’ loo. Very late for any wisteria let alone a double flowered form. Wisteria ‘Black Dragon’…

30th July

…profusion. Wisteria setting runner bean-like seeds Wisteria setting runner bean-like seeds Cotoneaster horizontalis dying for lack of water. A most resilient plant normally. Cotoneaster horizontalis Mahonia aquifolium with an enormous…

2nd May

…House here around where the proposed new entrance will go in. Tree surgery The wisteria on the top wall at Caerhays is suddenly out. wisteria wisteria A young Rhododendron wallichii…