18th February

…in six weeksEucryphia ‘Dwarf’ – a tiny shrub of unknown origin Eucryphia ‘Dwarf’ Eucryphia ‘Dwarf’ Eucryphia ‘Dumpling’ – a bit like Eucryphia milliganii Eucryphia ‘Dumpling’ Eucryphia ‘Dumpling’ Salvia daubneyi (spelling?)…

29th July

…with decent flowers. Rhododendron maddenii Another unusual flower combination of Catalpa x erubescens ‘Purpurea’ and Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’. Catalpa x erubescens ‘Purpurea’ and Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Flowers on…

6th August

…(so far anyway) but Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ towards the Four in Hand is the exception. Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Last year this young Rehderodendron macrocarpum was covered in…

1st August

…growth this year. Merniliopanax alpinus Still a late flower or two on Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’. Michelia x foggii ‘Allspice’ The very first two flowers just open on Eucryphia x…

3rd August

…least upright growing. Halesia macgregori Halesia macgregori The huge Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ has a few flowers out but mainly still in bud. Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia nymansensis…

2nd August

…out. Eucryphia pinnatifolia at its best. An odd flower on Nymansii. 1944 – CW A few lapagerias. Eucryphia pinnatifolia very good – Magnolias grandiflora and delavayi out. Didymum x hybrid…

10th September

…sieboldii Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ is perhaps a week or 10 days later into full flower than the Caerhays trees. Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Nymansay’ Good reshooting…

2nd July

…‘Rex’ Tetrapanax papyrifera ‘Rex’ Eucryphia lucida is full out above the Auklandii Garden in full sun. Eucryphia milliganii is in bud and Eucryphia ‘Pink Cloud’ out as we saw last…

23rd August

…growth. Eucryphia cordifolia Eucryphia cordifolia 2018 – CHW A nursery visit to take more pictures for next year’s new introductions to the catalogue.The Passiflora edulis fruits are now colouring up….

11th August

…unusual double flowered form of Eucryphia glutinosa by the Burncoose pond was nearly over. Eucryphia glutinosa A very fine clump of Hydrangea aspera Villosa Group by the lawn at Burncoose….