9th March

…revoluta Also a huge batch of Fascicularia bicolor with no colour showing yet but good plants. I bought 50 at £4 each as our stockplant in the old Burncoose conservatory…

26th June

…variation in foliage from a distance. This is already a big tree 10 years from planting. Tilia tomentosa ‘Brabant’ Tilia tomentosa ‘Brabant’ Fagus sylvatica ‘Bicolor Sartinii’ has grown slowly but…

3rd November

…Perhaps 250 new things in total planted out. Planting lists to do. Secondary new growth on Pittosporum bicolor by the Kennels in Old Park. Silvery in appearance. Pittosporum bicolor Large…

20th September

…armandii But it is very common in Cytisus ‘Porlock’. Cytisus ‘Porlock’ The last flower for this year on Romneya coulteri. Romneya coulteri Eucomis bicolor’s flowering stems have collapsed as seed…

30th July

…The foliage is different though. Cestrum elegans Cestrum elegans Cestrum elegans Rudbeckia ‘Prairie Glow’ is probably sufficiently different and bicolor to make it a useful addition to the catalogue if…

2nd August

…Eucomis bicolor which we stock. eucomis species The bicoloured Agapanthus ‘Queen Mum’ just coming out. Agapanthus ‘Queen Mum’ Agapanthus ‘Queen Mum’ Olearia coriacea was another new dwarfish species in this…

26th January

…think so but judge these three pictures for yourselves. Now we need to consider an appropriate name to try to register it as. Camellia x williamsii ‘Bicolor’? Or ‘Isla Rose’…